RIP: Internet: It Was Fun While it Lasted…Investigatory Powers Act 2016

RIP: Internet: It Was Fun While it Lasted...Investigatory Powers Act 2016
Looks like the UK Parliament have quietly approved the Investigatory Powers Act 2016, without even a whimper… Edward Snowden tweeted: So, just in case you did not know, here is a list of authorities allowed to access Internet connection records without a warrant! Metropolitan police force City of London police force Police forces maintained under section 2 ...

Internet of Things Dedicated LAN on IX Liverpool

Internet of Things Dedicated LAN on IX Liverpool
After some R&D “sea” trials, IX Liverpool has a separate peering LAN for the Internet of Things (IOT). As far as we know, there isn’t any other Internet Exchange in the world which has its own dedicated IOT LAN, so this is definitely something of a first.. Liverpool has a rich mix of IoT hackers, ...

How to Install Electrics into a Log Cabin 6

How to Install Electrics into a Log Cabin
I was recently asked how to install Electrics into a Log Cabin as part of a project and thought I would share the knowledge and experiences with you in case you are thinking of doing the same. The log cabin in question was a Forest Alderley Log Cabin 34Mm 4 X 3M purchased from Amazon ...

Making: Building a Smart Mailbox

Making: Building a Smart Mailbox
Building a Smart Mailbox – The Problem So…I have a mailbox outside my house which is mounted on the gatepost which receives mail from the postman.  My problem is that I never know when mail is actually waiting, sometimes the postman is early, sometimes he is late, as it, of course, depends on how much ...