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Hi, Inspired by one of my ideas from here, I decided to tackle “Follow-A-Tweet”. Ok, now what exactly is the idea? Say a friend of your’s on twitter asked “Where can I buy electronics #Hardware in #Bangalore?” Now you being an electronics enthusiast, too wanted to know where you could buy hardware. You sure may […]

Arduino Serial Port Issue

Hi! While I was experimenting with Arduino and SparkFun’s MPU6050, I came across the usual problem of Serial port being grayed out in Arduino IDE. Earlier I always ignored the problem and restarting the system used to work for majority of the time. This time however, I was determined to find a solution. After experimenting […]

Interfacing Arduino Uno with MPU6050 Breakout board by Sparkfun

Hi! Its time for me to post about my work. So as I mentioned in my abstract, I will be working with low-cost IMUs. Last week, we procured Sparkfun’s MPU6050 IMU. It costs around $40 ( shipping not included). You can view the IMU here. Hardware Connections: The connections are pretty simple as MPU6050 follows […]

Latex Beamer Video Ubuntu

Hi, This is going to be a very short and a quick post. I was working on a presentation and had to attach a few videos in the same. Attaching videos in Latex Beamer presentation is quite easy. There are several ways to do so: package movie15 + \includemovie command. : Not reliable when using […]

Gnuplot on Ubuntu 12.04

Hi! I have worked on OpenShoe project for almost a month now as a part of my Bachelor Thesis. Off late I had to use GNUPlot to plot the trajectory of the First Responder. The scripts for the same were already present. I had to get those scripts working on one laptop. I had to […]

Upgrading from Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin to Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal

Hello! If you are using 12.04 ie Precise Pangolin, and want to upgrade to Canonical’s latest release, ie, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal then its just a matter of following a few steps! Primary thing while updating any system is to ensure that the data is safe. So you can either install it via Bootable Pen […]

Installing OMNeTpp-4.2.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangoline

Ok ! One more installation post! Time is running a bit too fast to write something constructive! Anyhow, now I have to use OMNeTpp-4.2.2 for my SOP in Wireless Network Systems. OMNeTpp-4.2.2 is basically a network simulator. It can be used for both wired as well as wireless systems. I will be using it for […]