Raspberry Pi: Your cheap Automatic Identification System (AIS) receiver

In this tutorial you will learn how to teach your Raspberry Pi to become a brave Automatic Identification System (AIS) receiver. What is AIS? The Automatic Identification System (AIS) is an automatic tracking system used on/for ships. It transmits information like identification, position, course and speed. Ingredients Raspberry Pi (2 model B) DVB-T-DAB-FM receiver Client …

Accessing your files at home from your office

Assume you are at work and you would like to access your files at home in a secure way. There are many ways to accomplish this, for example by remote desktop. In this article I will unveil another approach namely via SSH (Secure SHell) and mounting your remote home-directory at your computer at work. Example …

Volkswagen Passat 2.0 TDI DPF Limousine (B7)

This stylish black Volkswagen Passat seventh generation (B7) is equipped with a diesel particle filter and a 2-liter diesel engine. Features First registration: November 10th, 2011 Manual gear (6 gears) Front wheel drive 1.968 (cm3 diesel) 125 kw / 170pk Maximum speed: 226 km/h Options ABS (Anti-lock braking system) / ESP (Electronic Stability Program) Parking …

Dynamic public IP-address / Call – Home

Assume you do have a computer connected to the Internet which obtains it’s public IP-address dynamicly. Some providers like 1und1 in Germany require that the xDSL line is reset every day at least one time. At that moment you obtain a new IP-address from a pool of addresses. Privacy This dynamic IP-address is great if …