Random Thoughts … and Muddy Dogs

Random Thoughts … and Muddy Dogs


Some random thoughts on life, science, technology, data - just about anything really … oh, and some muddy dogs and horses :-)

Using Excel: How to count unique values

How to count unique values in a table or other data range in Excel. Includes a quick method for numbers, and a slower generic method that works with text.

Using... & How To's
Jamie Whitehorn

Hacking a Davis Wireless Vantage Pro 2 Weather Station: Part 2 - the basic hardware

Part 2 deals with the basic hardware you need to hack the Davis VP2 ISS by intercepting the radio signals and shows the basic premise works.

Maker
Jamie Whitehorn

Using Teradata SQL: How to find the number of AMPs and Nodes

How to find the number of AMPs and Nodes in a Teradata installation using a simple SQL query.

SQL
Jamie Whitehorn

Hacking a Davis Wireless Vantage Pro 2 Weather Station: Part 1 - the theory

Part 1 discusses the Davis Vantage Pro 2 Weather sStation and the theory of a possible way to hack it and enhance its functionality.

Maker
Jamie Whitehorn

Diet Progress Report - February 2018

Lost another 4.4kg this month, making 10.4kg lost in total. Worth spending another month feeling vaguely hungry for :-)

Health
Jamie Whitehorn

What British People really mean when they say ...

Learn what British people are really thinking when they say ... A guide for foreigners.

Humour
Jamie Whitehorn

How to find images for your blog or social media feed …

A quick guide on how to find high quality images for your blog and social media ... without falling foul of copyright infringement and getting sued.

Blogging
Jamie Whitehorn

Diet Progress Report - January 2018

So first month of the Moderation Diet is now complete. How has it gone, you ask? So far I've lost ... drum roll, please ... over 5kgs :-D OK

Health
Jamie Whitehorn

This year will mostly be Purple

PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future ... and is a colour of rebellion, at least according to Jenny Joseph.

Design
Jamie Whitehorn