An introduction to awk

Every Linux user has, at some stage, used some strange script from the internet that contained this awk command (and, contrary to what he or she knows to be right,...

Building an 8 bit computer on a breadboard

Following the terrific online course FromNand2Tetris that I previously wrote an article about, I decided to commit to Ben Eater’s Youtube Series, in which he builds a fully functioning 8-bit...

An AI-powered smart workout App

In 2017/2018, I was studying in China for a year for a Masters degree in Industrial engineering. Towards the end of the degree, we were told that we could propose...

What Nand2Tetris Has Taught Me About Computers, and, More Importantly, About Learning

This text is about one of the greatest online courses I have taken (and I have taken many) — FromNand2Tetris constitutes a course in which you build both the hardware and software...

DIY air quality sensor: A dockerized minimal web interface for SDS011

Two weeks ago, with New Year’s Eve (and its pollution levels) around the corner, I was given a nova PM sensor (SDS011) by my granddad (pretty cool granddad, right?). Having...