Unboxing Amazon Basics

I ordered a small adaptor from Amazon. I was expecting it to arrive in an envelope, only to find something bigger stuck in my mailbox…    My expectations were immediately raised. I opened the big package, only to find a smaller package…    That itself contained a tiny little adaptor:    This adaptor is really […]

DS1307 RTC chip from Adafruit

RaspberryPi is a great budget computer. To keep the cost of the unit down, there is no real time clock. This is usually taken care of by the software: the operating system gets the accurate date-time automatically from one of the time servers. When a RaspberryPi is kept offline but accurate time keeping is needed, […]