Some Information on the BluePill (STM32F103C)

4 years ago

Below are some observations one might encounter when working with the STM32F103C as a micronctoller in conjunction with the Arduino STM32 library. A good secondary source for documentation s Leaflabs Maple.

Some of these details here are specific to a certain STM32F103C model, such as the LE...

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A Hackintosh Experience as a Long Time Windows User

4 years ago

One of the things I see many software developers use is a Mac. Even at Microsoft's own Build expo, you can see presenters use macOS to use Microsoft VS Code. This puzzled me a bit, so I did some digging. For the most part, a Macbook is an all-in-one package for a decent laptop that runs on linux. Th...

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USB Serial for Blue Pill (STM32) with PlatformIO

4 years ago

The Blue Pill (STM32) can be bought very cheaply on sites like eBay and Aliexpress, but they likely do not come shipped with a USB bootloader. You are then forced to use a USB to Serial/USB to TTL to interface with the BLue Pill, and that can be a nuisance sometimes, especially since you have to cha...

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Dynamic Java Truststore for a JAX-WS Client

4 years ago

When making a HTTPS request from a Java Client, the client receives a certificate and will verify the server by checking if the certificate exists in its truststore. If the certificate exists, the client will proceed the request, otherwise it will throw an exception. Even if the certificate is verif...

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My First Hackathon Adventure

4 years ago

On Jan 13, 2018, I attended my first hackathon, graciously organized by the amazing people at StartupStorm. We had approximlatey 850 attendees, and I was luckly to be one of them. Somehow, probably due to the high caffeine intake, our team managed to create a final product that we call Huddle.

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