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Carlow Weather 2012 and All time records

Summary Rain: Year 901.9 mm (206 rain day(s) this year) Temperature High 25.2 °C on 25/05/2012 Temperature Low  -5.5 °C on 03/02/2012 Barometer High 1041.6 hPa on 12/05/2012 Wind Gust High 87km/h on 22/11/2012 Rainfall Chart:   All time Records For Station: Record high temperature:  25.8 °C  at: 15:35  on: 02 Jun 2009 Record low […]

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Raspberry pi case

Ok so now that I had a use for my Raspberry pi I needed a case to keep it safe and steady. There are loads available to purchase but I decided a DIY case would do for now so I headed to my nephew’s house and with his lego and assistance we built the case […]

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Raspberry pi Project 1

So I decided to pick up a Raspberry pi which is a credit-card sized computer that plugs into your TV, see http://www.raspberrypi.org/ for more details. Its a pretty cheap device at €35 Euro available from Element14 or RS Online you will need a few more bits to get it going, namely a HDMI cable, a […]

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A new blog

So a new blog for O’Reilly.ie which is owned by me Alan O’Reilly, the domain name obviously reflects my name – a good Irish surname 🙂 So what will I be blogging about about, ummm weather, technology and lots of other bits and pieces including the odd Political rant. Graphical flare isn’t my strong point […]

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Coming Soon

Coming soon! A new blog from Alan O’Reilly  

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