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Teletypes in the 21st Century: Know Your Technological Roots

by Jordan Spencer Cunningham on

Before I get too far in this project, I really ought to write about it before it fades into the aether of a blogless life, much like the Modern Telegraphy Interface Apparatus I built in 2013. I had delusions of writing lengthy and debatably interesting blog posts complete with videos for that one. Well, at least I took pictures.

This will be the introduction or overview, if you will, of the project, with several updates to follow in the coming weeks and months. To start us off on the right foot, here’s a video of some preliminary functionality, for kicks and giggles:

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Remington’s Christmas Wish List 2017

by Remington Joseph Cunningham on

When I asked Remington if he’d like to add any sophisticated, poignant words from the depths of his heart regarding the current state of our society’s need for wanting things, he pointed to the kitchen sink and said in a serious tone, looking me in the eye as one man to another: “Och, aye.”

Remingtons? For Christmas?


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Jordan’s Christmas Wish List 2017

by Jordan Spencer Cunningham on

The time for publishing a snapshot of my current interests for those crazy enough to indulge in them is here. Increasing busyness has required this to evolve into a no-frills list, having only realistic and temporal items. Read. Click. Buy. Give. If you want. Or not. Makes no difference to me.

Happiness and cheer

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Synology to Kill NPAPI Plugin, Release Surveillance Desktop App in 2016

by Jordan Spencer Cunningham on

The Synology Surveillance Station app has so much to love about it and is still probably the best available non-enterprise surveillance NVR software, but the few things with which it’s been failing the past couple of years fail spectacularly. Most Surveillance Station users know the pains of having to work around the NPAPI plugin, something one has to install on his or her machine before anything remotely related to video streaming will work in Surveillance Station, and even then it no longer works in Chrome and has problems in other browsers, not to mention that there is zero Linux support. Well, I’ve been in contact with Synology support regarding this glaring issue, and they’ve given me some good news.[Read further…]

Lisa’s Christmas Wish List 2015

by Lisa Kaye Cunningham on

I find that as I get older, Christmas Wish Lists are harder and harder to write.  Mostly I want immaterial things: happiness for my hubby, extra time in the day for a nap, financial blessings for my friends and family, comfort for those going through hard times…no more lives torn apart, then wars would never start, and time would heal our hearts, you know.  Maybe I should write a song.[Read further…]