Author Archives: cris

Earthquakemonitor Widget v1.62 released

Hooray !! Version V1.62 of the earthquake monitor has been released. (You can see a demo on this site) A few minor changes, but worth the update 🙂 Changelog v1.62 Tested for wordpress 4.2.3 Minor text adjustments Minor aesthetic improvements … Continue reading

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The effect of a Solar Eclipse on Solar Panels

The solar eclipse 2015 provided an acid test for a continent that has placed a big bet on renewable energy—but whose aging electricity grids could buckle under the strain of a sudden drop in solar power. This is the effect … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines day!

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The anthropologists decided that this tribe was to remain “uncontacted”.  

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Battle For The Net

If you woke up tomorrow, and your internet looked like this, what would you do? Imagine all your favorite websites taking forever to load, while you get annoying notifications from your ISP suggesting you switch to one of their approved … Continue reading

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Earthquake Monitor V1.61

The earthquake monitor is updated to v1.61. No new features are added. It is more a compatibility check for wordpress 4.0. It runs great. So for those who didn’t update to this version of the Earthquake monitor, you can safely … Continue reading

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Such a cool pillow :)

  Seems it’s for sale on Amazon here

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Plugwise DIY monitoring PHP

I bought myself a Plugwise system. The reason for this is that I can monitor my total power-usage, but I cannot see the details. I.e. : What is my refrigerator using? What is the freezer using? I can only see … Continue reading

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Earthquakemonitor Widget v1.6 released

Hi everyone,   Today Earthquake monitor widget v.1.6 has been released.

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DIY monitor for Smartmeter

It has been a while since my last post. But I have been working on something I waited for so long. I have a real smart-meter (instead of my previous Iskra ME162  digital meter that has no I/O ports that … Continue reading

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