Car Hacking 101: Tools of the Trade

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Source: Car Hacking 101: Tools of the Trade

Raspberry Pi LED Strip using the APA102 – Pi My Life Up

APA102 LED’s ARE THE TRICK!!!

Source: Raspberry Pi LED Strip using the APA102 – Pi My Life Up

How to adjust the Windows 10 Lock Screen timeout

Source: How to adjust the Windows 10 Lock Screen timeout OnMSFT.com

OnMSFT.com had a nice guide to enable the option to extend the timeout on Windows lock screen. It is set to a ridiculous 60 seconds, which at least with my computer and it’s inherent lag (also thanks to Windows as this lag did not […]

Middleton’s BIOS – T61

If you try to use the MiniPCI Express-slot with Non-Lenovo cards you’ll get Error 1802 after starting. This fix removes the whitelist so you can use cards of any manufacturer.

 

Source: Middleton’s BIOS – ThinkWiki

**New version of Marlin4MPMD v1.3.3 for MP Mini Delta

Looks like I’m gonna be able to upgrade the MP Mini after all! 🙂

**New version of Marlin4MPMD v1.3.3! Add support for EEPROM, long file names, G33 endstop calibration, fast file transfer** from mpminidelta

Play Video Via USB on Nissan or Infiniti Vehicles (May Work for Others): 7 Steps

Basically, Nissan uses Divx still, and will play divx files from almost anywhere. This article offers a nice config for the infotainment systems in Nissans and Infinitis.

 

Source: Play Video Via USB on Nissan or Infiniti Vehicles (May Work for Others): 7 Steps

3.5inch RPi LCD (A) – Waveshare Wiki

I’ve been stuck using an old image for the 3.5″ Pi display. This page offers hope for support on modern distributions:

Source: 3.5inch RPi LCD (A) – Waveshare Wiki

apt – Receiving the error: snapd.snap-repair.service is a disabled or a static unit, not starting it…

Playing around with the new Hyper-V capabilities of Windows 10 and I find that both 18.x and 19.x quick installers don’t upgrade due to errors with snapd.snap-repair.service.

I ditched the snapd service:

sudo apt purge snapd sudo dpkg –configure -a

Source: apt – Receiving the error: snapd.snap-repair.service is a disabled or a static unit, not […]

Run Commands in Windows | D Pro Computer

I did not know of half of these!

Source: Run Commands in Windows | D Pro Computer

How Microsoft Edge’s hidden WDAG browser lets you surf the web securely | PCWorld

Sounds like a bit of a PITA, but MS finally gives us a way to surf safely:

Source: How Microsoft Edge’s hidden WDAG browser lets you surf the web securely | PCWorld