AWS IoT, Google Voice Kits, and RPi 3 Builds

Well, I jumped forward in tech today. I had two projects that I had bought in December that I hadn’t gotten around to yet. After a really tough week at work I was in the mood for still doing work but un-willing to do more work for my job after all the hours I logged…

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React Native App + Expo

I was sick earlier and needed to take a nap. What could have been just a mild 2 hour nap turned into a 6 hour one. And then I woke up at 9pm feeling fully rested and looking for something to do. I have been thinking a lot lately about using React Native. I wanted…

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Portfolio website down, radio v2, and other changes

So the portfolio website is down. It’s been down for 2 weeks almost now because of some All-Access permissions issue with the bucket. I think I had it set previously to where anyone could see it, and maybe even possibly set so that anyone could edit it, for I don’t care. But Amazon must have…

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Using gmusicapi for the automatic playlist downloader

I got the gumption to install python on my mac…and homebrew, regrettably…I thought I could go a lot longer without having to install that package manager…Anyway, I installed python, pip, and then gmusicapi using pip. And since then it’s been relatively trivial to extract information from my Google Music account. This should make keeping an…

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Finally Turned Everything Back On

It only took me a whole month, but I finally got everything turned back on and connected. Why did it take me so long? Well first off I had boxes upon boxes of stuff blocking my path to the area where I wanted to set up my servers. And I wanted to make sure they…

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Thrillhouse Radio – Version 1

I gotta write this down this time around. I did a post earlier on how I got my butt to talk to my icecast. That was Thrillouse Radio V0. This next iteration is hopefully going to be more reliable and functional. I have a wireframe written down for a Guest DJ CPL admin page. During…

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Getting Organized – Final

I finally have my windows server set up with a 4gb NAS drive. I can now back up my files at least two times over. Once on the BuffaloNAS, again on the windows server’s NAS. What I’ve decided to back up is whatever big drive I have attached to my main rig. Right now it’s…

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