Fun With A Cheap Geiger Counter Kit

A few months ago I bought a $40 Geiger counter kit from Amazon. Then I modified it give the Geiger tube its own external probe enclosure, and hooked it up to an ESP8266 to count pulses and eventually collect and display trend data. This is not intended as a comprehensive tutorial on how to use … Read more

No internet for 3 days!

I’m finally back after having no internet for the past few days. The outage was sorta voluntary though. We’re on a mini-vacation and I didn’t really care much about being connected 24/7. I also wanted to find a better, more reliable way to make our hotspot connection work. With 30+ devices on the network, the … Read more