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Met Office 1910 climate data

The Met Office make available a monthly set of regional values for across the UK that extends back to 1910. This is fairly limited at the moment to the following elements: 460 more words


A pleasant weekend?

Today starts off a bit “damp and drizzly” first thing this morning although it is mild (13c at 06:30 hours).  This “dampness” in the air is confirmed by the high relative humidity percentage which stands, at the time of observations, at 88%. 230 more words


Dremel 2200-01 Versa Flame | That's Hot, & Useful Too

If this blog is featuring more tools and useful items than ever, I don’t apologize. I’ll admit I have home repairs and DIY on the brain lately though. 101 more words


Telefónica dives into the consumer internet of things with Thinking Things "ambient" pack

Telefónica has launched a modular internet of things platform called Thinking Things, which consists of stackable modules for a variety of purposes.

There will be many sensors, actuator modules and so on to come, but the first manifestation of the new platform is an “ambient kit pack” that includes a communications module with an embedded SIM, a module for measuring air temperature, humidity and ambient light, and a battery module that can be charged via microUSB (the battery modules, which can charge 1,000 “communications” per charge, can themselves be stacked.) … 385 more words

Temperatures set to soar this weekend

Better stock up on sunscreen, hats and water; it’s going to be a scorcher of a weekend in Queensland. Temperatures are set to rise to 40 degrees Celsius at some parts. 24 more words

Don't put off until tomorrow

If you have some jobs to do outside then heeding the guidance of the old saying “don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today” would be a wise move. 213 more words


Energy Harvesting (EH-T) - Battery Backup

Overview: Energy Harvesting is device that uses temperature differences between objects to source renewable energy via a thermoelectric generator and thermoelectric energy management chips. The good thing about it is that it can be used in any setting to harvest the energy and tank up. 31 more words

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