Category Archives: FOSS

Garmin Gecko with Free & Open Source Software ( FOSS )

Some years ago I bought a Garmin Geko 201 GPS receiver, mainly for tracking paths and routes when out walking, cycling or cross country skiing. At the time I bought it because it was the cheapest unit that I could … Continue reading

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Shell Script Pomodoro Timer

If I have difficulty concentrating on a task I find the Pomodoro Technique very useful. When I was a manager or developer on software projects then it was too easy to get distracted by things like email or other discussions. … Continue reading

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Photogrammetry with Free & Open Source Software ( FOSS )

Wikipedia defines photogrammetry as “… the science of making measurements from photographs, especially for recovering the exact positions of surface points.” If you can recover enough of the surface points then it’s perfectly possible to recreate a complete 3D model … Continue reading

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