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Telegram Bot Control with Orange Pi Lite Wifi and AXE056 board with Picaxe 18M2

What are Telegram bots? Bots are third-party applications that run inside Telegram. Users can interact with bots by sending them messages, commands and inline requests. You control your bots using HTTPS requests to Telegram’s bot API. What can one do with Telegram bots? To … Continue reading

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2015 in review for RedAcacia

2016 is coming, two days to go. A big thank you to all visitors and participans of this humble technical blog. The WordPress.com stats helpers prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: Madison Square Garden can … Continue reading

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Visual Programming Editor ArduBlock for chipKIT

Introduction In computing, a visual programming language (VPL) is any programming language that lets users create programs by manipulating program elements graphically rather than by specifying them textually. A VPL allows programming with visual expressions, spatial arrangements of text and … Continue reading

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2014 in review of RedAcacia blog

The WordPress.com stats helper prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 60,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert … Continue reading

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Writing a “Resistor Code” App for Blackberry Playbook

The PlayBook, as it is known Blackberry’s tablet,  is the first device to run Blackberry Tablet OS, based on QNX Neutrino, and runs apps developed using Adobe AIR. It was later announced that the Blackberry Tablet OS would be merged with the existing Blackberry OS to produce a … Continue reading

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This blog has now its own domain name RedAcacia.me

RedAcacia.wordpress.com is now RedAcacia.me! This blog had 24,000 views in 2012. In 2012, there were 11 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 27 posts. The busiest day of the year was September 13th 2012 with 141 views. The most popular post that … Continue reading

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2012 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. A big thank you to all visitors and among you that wrote comments, as well as WordPress team for running this wonderful space on the Web. Here’s an … Continue reading

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Controlling a robot with bluetooth-enabled cell phone

Tested on Nokia N97 and Blackberry Bold 9700. Introduction After having recently designed a virtual gamepad to control a robot, making use of a serial bluetooth device, I thought why not do the same with a cell phone. My Nokia N97 … Continue reading

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Why the Name Redacacia for this Blog?

If asked why the name redacacia for my blog, of course I will need to give some explanation. It is really filled with symbolism, as I am firm believer in sharing knowledge, that it doesn’t belong to me, its real owner … Continue reading

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