Archive for date: April 19, 2008

Some statistics on historical checkers games…

April 19, 2008 | Checkers | By: Mark VandeWettering

As part of my ongoing checkers work, I downloaded the Open Checkers Archive and wrote a simple bison/flex parser to read in the data. I am not illiterate when it comes to bison and flex, but it’s usually long enough between uses that it takes me an hour or two to tinker these things together. […]

WebSDR on 40m and 80m in JO32KF

April 19, 2008 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Read about a system called WebSDR on the softrock mailing list, and boy, is it ever cool. It is a software defined radio that is hooked to the internet. Multiple listeners (17 at the time I was on) can separately tune over portions of the 40m and 80m band, and have the sound streamed to […]