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Make obsolete and/or proprietary exercise bikes work with popular cycling training apps like Zwift, TrainerRoad, Rouvy and more.Project mention: Ask HN: Who wants to be hired? (April 2023) | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-04-03
Product-minded full-stack engineer with 15 years experience.
Recent technical write-up and open-source project I made that reached #1 on HackerNews: https://ptx2.net/posts/unbricking-a-bike-with-a-raspberry-pi... https://github.com/ptx2/gymnasticon
Some things I've designed/built/launched/maintained professionally: web frontend/backends, realtime interactive graphics apps, data visualizations, computer vision apps, firmware, reverse engineering, video/image processing, apis, api integrations (payments/social/data), distributed systems, linux sysadmin, refactoring/maintaining legacy systems, managing small engineering teams, remote work, customer facing work.
Some areas of interest: the outdoors, health and fitness, art, music, environment, games, human computer interaction, product design, ui/ux, embedded/iot devices, privacy, security, networking, optimization, unusual companies/products, web, linux.
Looking for interesting software engineer or tech co-founder/director/advisor opportunities!
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Raspberry Pi audio player: AirPlay, Audio CD, Bluetooth, DAB radio, DSP, Internet rafio, Multi-room, Spotify Connect, UPnPProject mention: Media server | /r/audiophile | 2023-01-04
I use a simple solution... simple for me, a raspberry pi with rune audio running on it, my pi box is mostly controlled via network, though I can also send audio via bluetooth from pc or I suppose phone. The pi box plays the flacs, sends the audio via USB to preamp/dac I only have a 1tb ssd for audio (flacs) currently, but it does a nice job.
A Node.js module for implementing BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) peripherals (by abandonware)Project mention: How to advertise Bluetooth using electron on Mac | /r/electronjs | 2022-10-19
Portable stenography using Plover and bluetooth keyboard emulation on a Raspberry Pi Zero W
its like a tricorder, for your wireless world.Project mention: Defcon talk shows cops are trackable, like AirTags | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-09-08
Ooohh the software runs on Ubuntu and optionally uses a GPS receiver... I happen to have a computer with such a receiver - a Panasonic ToughBook CF-31, which happens to have been formerly used by local LE (they all have them mounted in their cars). Would be pretty hilarious to use one of their old laptops to "snoop unto them as they snoop unto us", right? hahah ;)
Google Analytics for the real world. (by databat-io)
Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.
Web App for Controlling Ikea Idasen (Linak) Desks (by nconrad)
A Bluetooth to MQTT bridge for the Tenergy Solis Digital Meat Thermometer and other similar devices.
Dual Shock / PS3 Bluetooth Remote Pendant for CNCjs
System Monitoring and Process Management via AlfredProject mention: A standalone Activity Monitor alternative that isn't on the menu bar and shows stats for individual apps and groups processes by app? | /r/macapps | 2023-07-03
Probably not what you are looking for, but on the off chance it may be of interest: I recently created an Alfred workflow that's basically an activity monitor. https://github.com/chrisgrieser/alfred-atop
Defcon talk shows cops are trackable, like AirTags
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 8 Sep 2023
Apps to find Bluetooth devices
2 projects | /r/bluetooth | 5 Jul 2023
Is it possible to hack this smart exercise bike to use as videogame controller?
1 project | /r/diyelectronics | 21 Mar 2023
Connecting Fenix to Peloton bike?
1 project | /r/GarminFenix | 13 Jan 2023
1 project | /r/audiophile | 4 Jan 2023
Can anyone recommend a program that can identify a Bluetooth device within my iPad’s proximity using the Bluetooth device’s local collected address…that I also don’t have to pay for?
1 project | /r/bluetooth | 24 Dec 2022
Wondered what the fastest way to level up on Zwift was? Here's how you can get 1,000 xp/hour
1 project | /r/Zwift | 13 Dec 2022
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