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Researching Ideas for the Raspberry Pi 4 and 5

I own a Raspberry Pi 1 that I inherited from a friend who gave his to me. And during the lockdown I acquired a Raspberrypi 4 8GB and so I have been brainstorming about ways to to put these things into use and at the same time generating worthwhile educational content back to the Open Source community through, this blog and various ways we tap into the Internet here. Here’s a couple of recent links below, I have been exploring to see what’s out there in the Sprawl of Cyberspace.

And here’s a plexiglass case around a Raspberry Pi cluster for your drooling pleasure.

and below are a few links elsewhere.

Love this idea, using a RaspberryPi 4 or 5 for this as a foundation would be interesting

Awesome Raspberry Pi Projects for Engineers

50 of the most important Raspberry Pi Sensors and Components

Detect Wi-Fi deauthentication attack using ESP8266 and receive notification on smartphone



Unleashing Creativity: Empowering Content Creators through Photography, Art, and Cutting-Edge Technology (AI Assisted content)

Introduction: As a dynamic and multifaceted professional, I possess a unique blend of skillsets, talents, and abilities that converge to make me an indispensable asset for content creators on social media platforms. As a photographer, artist, and computer technology consultant, I am passionate about elevating visual storytelling, fostering creativity, and empowering content creators to achieve their digital dreams. My unparalleled expertise in these domains not only promises captivating content but also streamlines workflows, optimizes digital assets, and enhances overall content quality. If you’re seeking an innovative collaborator who can transform your ideas into extraordinary visual masterpieces, look no further – I am here to bring your vision to life.

Photography: With an artist’s eye and a keen understanding of storytelling through visuals, my photography prowess captures moments that resonate with emotions and stories. From stunning landscapes to captivating portraits, I excel at using composition, lighting, and post-processing techniques to create imagery that captivates and engages audiences. My versatility extends across various photography styles, including lifestyle, product, and event photography, making me well-equipped to curate bespoke content tailored to your specific needs. Whether it’s brand promotion or personal content creation, my photography skills ensure that every shot tells a compelling narrative.

Artistry: My innate creative flair extends beyond the lens into the realm of artistry, where I use traditional and digital mediums to craft visually striking and evocative works of art. As an artist, I draw inspiration from diverse sources, infusing my creations with innovative ideas, emotions, and concepts. Be it illustrations, digital paintings, or graphic designs, my artworks complement content creators’ visions by adding an extra layer of visual appeal. With an acute attention to detail and a penchant for incorporating storytelling elements into my art, I can turn concepts into visually arresting pieces that resonate with audiences.

Computer Technology Consultancy: In the ever-evolving digital landscape, I stay at the forefront of technological advancements. My expertise as a computer technology consultant equips content creators with the cutting-edge tools and workflows needed to streamline their creative processes and enhance productivity. From setting up efficient digital workspaces to harnessing the power of the latest software and hardware, I optimize workflows to save time and resources while elevating the final output’s quality. My proficiency in photo and video editing software empowers creators to achieve polished and professional results, adding a competitive edge to their content.

Collaborative Approach: One of my greatest strengths is my ability to collaborate seamlessly with content creators, understanding their unique perspectives, and translating their ideas into reality. I pride myself on fostering open communication, listening attentively to clients’ needs, and providing professional guidance to bring out the best in every project. I am committed to delivering exceptional results within specified timelines, ensuring that my clients’ vision and brand identity are at the core of every creation.

Conclusion: With a fusion of photography, artistry, and computer technology expertise, I stand ready to embark on a creative journey with content creators on social media platforms. My unwavering dedication to delivering captivating visuals, coupled with my commitment to embracing innovation, positions me as the ideal partner for elevating your content to new heights. Whether you’re seeking to enhance your brand’s online presence or tell your story through exceptional visuals, I am eager to collaborate, empower, and inspire. Let’s embark on this creative odyssey together and make your digital dreams a mesmerizing reality.


A few of my favourite things…

I love Chess, which I learned before I began computers, and playing chess computers definitely pushed my limits. Also having played competitively as an amateur in my youth, I played rated games, belonged to the Chess Federation of Canada for a time, my publicly available rating long since fallen. I am still interested in Chess and here’s an article
about Magnus Carlsen, called ”

The King in the Endgame

Magnus Carlsen’s legacy is still being written

That I am currently in the process of enjoying. It also discusses chess computers and How Carlsen changed, as a result of his encounter with AlphaZero a Nueral Chess Computer

An early foreboding of things to come of the impact of the development of AI that has appeared so broadly and rapidly this year alone. More to read. More to say later.


Sa11y – Accessibility Quality Assurance plug in for WordPress

We are using this with our own sites, and will be asking our clients to actively adopt it in their sites. excerpt below from the site.


Most accessibility tools are designed for developers and often require knowledge of code to make sense of the results. Sa11y is designed for content authors and focuses on content related issues and successes.


HIVE Cryptocurrency

HIVE Cryptocurrency

What is the Hive blockchain?

Hive is a forward-thinking, innovative, decentralized blockchain and ecosystem designed to scale with the widespread adoption of cryptocurrencies and Web3 platforms in mind. Combining fast processing times and commission-free transactions, Hive is positioned to become one of the leading Web3 blockchain used by people around the world.

Notes from The Source Lab…

It’s been a while since the site and blog have been updated. Thoughts and ideas are still flowing as always, more so now and am looking forward to getting back to creating content and sharing Open Source of Everything. Open Source will continue to grow as a unifying aspect of Global Social Development and Advancement for All.

Photo via Good Free Photos

Platform Cooperatives are an important part of Grassroots of Society and Open Source, Cooperative Corporations and Communities.

Link to an article on 11 Platform Cooperatives that are creating a Real Sharing Economy

The Platform Cooperative Consortium <new Tab opens> Platform cooperatives: an alternative model that empowers workers <new Tab opens>

…more to come.