Cheap Chinese usb thumbdrives and benchmarks
I read a few articles about BTRFS and ZFS and about cheap Chinese electronics so I thought I should combine that. So I bought the cheapest 1GB USB thumbdrives I could find on eBay. With four thumbdrives I can test various raid setups with BTRFS and ZFS and benchmark them.
Using mobile phone camera sensors with Nikon lenses
I always tell people that the problem with phone cameras is the lenses. This isn't a thesis that is easy to test because you can't swap the lens on a phone without destroying it. But now the Raspberry pi has a camera module that's basically a phone camera sensor.
Decoding P2000 messages from Linux
P2000 is on of the messaging systems used by the dutch emergency services (mostly the fire department). All messages for the fire department are send over P2000. Some ambulance messages are send over P2000 and some over C2000. All police messages are send over C2000.
Connecting to a Windows Server 2012 desktop gateway from Linux
Linux is a great desktop operating system if you're used to it but sometimes you need to connect to corporate servers. This is straightforward with things like Remmina and FreeRDP except when you connect through a Remote Desktop Gateway.