Texas Instruments SimpleLink CC3000 WiFi Module

There is a relatively new product by Texas Instruments – the SimpleLink CC3000 WiFi module that is quite small and cheap – $12. Looks quite promising, size is about as much as a fingernail: There is a KickStarter project using that chip already, quite intriguing. There is still no library for Arduino, but I guess…

New laptop

I got myself Santa brought me a new laptop couple days ago, an Asus K56CM. I am no brand slave, I just pick one that fits the budget I set aside and what covers my basic requirements. I prefer not to spend days reading reviews, but rather go to a computer store and visually and physically like…