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Fixing bash Shellshock vulnerability on Raspberry Pi

The recent bash vulnerability, a.k.a. “Shellshock”, is pretty bad, considering it might actually have been around for a very long time, maybe even dating back to the predecessor of bash… 401 more words

Electronics

The rise of Single Board Computers

Single Board Computers or SBCs as they are acronymed for are as the name suggests. A computer based on a single board. The required functionality of a computer is etched into a single printed circuit board thus the computer becomes highly portable. 130 more words

Computers

New Toy: HP 130C Oscilloscope

I’ve been looking for a nice balanced input oscilloscope to use as a bench audio scope for a bit, and I do enjoy some vintage test equipment…so I recently ended up with an… 253 more words

Vintage

VauxFlores Reviewed in Guitar Player

While the good news is still rolling: we here at headquarters are honored to announce that VauxFlores has been featured in a 4-page review in the November 2014 issue of Guitar Player Magazine! 19 more words

VauxFlores Featured in Guitar Moderne

Hiyo – so for those who’re fancy enough to consider themselves regular readers, there’s been a lot going on in our section of the planet-sphere – and I’m not just talking about two artists’ ability to somehow keep a small, helpless human alive for over two weeks. 132 more words

Digital Lab 3

The output of pin 8 on my circuit was always HIGH. Regardless of the input conditions, the LED would not turn off unless I changed the code to make the else statement write out LOW. 453 more words

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Sony TA-4650 VFET Stereo Integrated Amplifier Check-Up

This repair cross-posted from Rain City Audio:

I recently had this Sony TA-4650 in the shop for a check-up. It was reportedly giving static in one channel. 310 more words

Vintage