Internet radio unpacking and first impressions

Overall it’s worth buying. The need for an account on makes no sence for me, but ok we’ve seen worse things.

The Logitech squezebox looks elegant and solid even with the piano plastic surface.

When looking for an internet radio the Logitech or Philips series are shortlisted.

The decision for the Logitech was by the fact of some user reports mention problems with the philips ones.

After 2 weeks in use I think it’s a nice device with the only drawback of the must have account.



Starting with the gnublin board

1. Soldering the connectors
2. Installing USB to UART Driver
3. Connecting the board to the PC with the USB cable

4. Starting terminal software

5. Login as root without passwort

6. Starting with blinking of LED1 with

root@gnublin:~# sh

stop blicking with Strg – c on terminal console

Unpacking pictures


gnublin is an open source project from

It’s summer and the grill seasion starts

„The first grilling and cooking thermometer and App for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad.

iGrill is revolutionizing the way we cook & grill today!

iGrill enables you to multitask between your grill and guests with the peace of mind that your food is perfectly cooked, at target temperature and safe for consumption.

iGrill communicates with your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch via a secure, long-range Bluetooth® connection.

Enjoy time with family and friends without compromising the quality of your cuisine!“

The company behind igrill is called iDevices LLC which is a real good name indeed.