Sometimes you just need to bake your monitor

My trusty Samsung 30 inch 305T monitor has been causing trouble. For the last few months it has intermittently flickered into a mode where most of the display was overlaid with a green hue. It could be resolved by simply unplugging the mini-displayport cable from my laptop and plugging it back in. It happened about […]

Building a real-time transit information kiosk with Raspberry Pi

I’ve been playing with raspberry pi a lot lately and managed to make a real-time transit display for my kitchen. This shows the real-time arrival predictions for the transit routes near me, a map of the stops, the weather, and recent tweets from my roommates. It was surprisingly easy to set up, so I’ll post […]