Author: Wes

Troubleshooting a custom computer build

Recently I decided to take some leftover computer parts and add them to a few new ones to create a small computer I can use for an upcoming projection project and also use later as a home theatre PC. I

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Building a bench top power supply with a computer PSU

Electronic tinkering and building have become a bigger hobby for me as I finished my university degree. The Arduino development platform is quite a remarkable system, and the online community of users is growing every day. The problem with many

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Compiling C Programs on OS X 10.7+

One of the first posts I wrote for this blog, back in 2007, was about how to write and compile C programs using Mac OS X. That post was a result of me doing C programming in my first year

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Fix missing media info and thumbnails in WordPress 3.4.x

Does your WordPress media library look like this photo? Maybe you don’t have the same affinity for the BMW 1M that I do, but if you’re missing thumbnails, I might be able to help. After upgrading an important installation to

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Tracking Login Attempts

I’m an inquisitive person. Maybe it’s because I’m an engineer, but I like learning about new things, whether they’re related to cars, computers or technology in general. So recently when looking through the logs of my Ubuntu server, I discovered

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