Welcome to my part of the Internet. On here you’ll find links to all my YouTube videos, blog posts and explanations of the various hardware and software projects I’ve been working on. You’ll find me writing C or assembly on various old and obsolete systems, letting the magic smoke out of electronics and working on retro computers. If it’s technical and involves computers or electronics, I’m interested in it.

Latest Videos

  • Hacking IoT Smart Plugs

    Hacking IoT Smart Plugs

    Let’s make the Internet of Things a bit more useful, and less like The Internet of Turd by hacking some smart plugs so they no longer phone home to China.

  • BBC BASIC in RiscOS on a Raspberry Pi is really cool

    BBC BASIC in RiscOS on a Raspberry Pi is really cool

    Your Raspberry Pi can do more than emulate games consoles or be a really slow Linux desktop. Come into the alternate mirror universe where Raspberry Pis run more than Linux.

  • £3000 Mobile Phone Motorola 8500x

    £3000 Mobile Phone Motorola 8500x

    Let’s look at one of the world’s first mobile phones – the Motorola 8500x – released in the mid 1980s for £3,000.

Recent Posts

Blog Posts

  • Running a PeerTube Instance

    For no reason other than I can, I’ve set up a PeerTube instance to also upload my videos to. It’s…

  • Agon Light Joystick Test 1

    I’m working on getting a joystick port working on my Agon Light. They don’t come with joystick ports, but there…

  • Cellular Tomato

    In preparation for my next video I’ve been tidying up some cellular automata code I wrote. There’s some good old…