It was such a glorious sunny bank holiday weekend, I decided to join the meeting sitting outside using the jitsi app on my phone. We talked about the M1 Apple MacBook, C++ and C# programming using visual studio. Windows 11 also got a mention. Arthur has a new 3D printer with extra fine resolution. Theo continues to improve the game he is developing. I talked about the Pinebook pro laptop and the pinecone RISC V development board.
Theo has been developing his game over many weeks during the school holidays. This week, we were treated to a simulated run of the game. The characters, some of whom were named after members of our group, battled it out to become “last man standing”.
Results from the solar hot water project, July 2021/
This week at the virtual meeting, we talked about the release of Windows 11 and how windows 10 was to be the last release of Windows and be a continuous rolling upgrade.
Attending: Josh, Les, Surly, Mike and Theo.
Attending: Arthur, Les, Barry, Dev, Theo and Mike.
Attending: Tony, Les, Barry, Dev, Theo and Mike.
- Tony showed off some of the model cars he has been restoring.
- Les has more single board computers to review.
- Theo displayed an animation he had made.
- Dev did a very realistic impersonation of a border patrol Alsatian sniffer dog finding illegal substances.
- Barry said he felt old because he could remember the CDROM coming out. This of course brought forth mentions of 14.4k modems, floppy disks, tape drives….. And then on to a famous Monty python sketch!
Attending this week: Anthony, Barry,Dev,Les,Mike,Theo and Tony.
- Covid vaccination side effects.
- Star wars
- Jason and the Argonauts
- Cameras, compact/bridge/DSLR/film
- Restoring model cars
- Gaming laptop for Theo
Attending this week: Arthur,Barry,Dev,Mike and Theo.
New rule produced:
No politics 😀