Category: Programming

Image analogies

Half a year ago I read a tweet mentioning this interesting Image-analogies repository. It’s an implementation of Image Analogies and Combining Markov Random Fields and Convolutional Neural Networks for Image Synthesis papers and it allows...

Custom root certificate recipes.

There are some cases when a company establishes its own root certification authority (CA) by creating a self-signed root certificate then issuing some certificates for intermediate CAs signed by the root certificate and finally...

Flashing ESP8266

Recently I got a very cool device – a tiny ESP8266 development board from Olimex (MOD-WIFI-ESP8266-DEV).  Why is it cool? Because it’s basically a micro-controller with embedded WiFi capabilities and TCP/IP stack which you...

Creating Ubuntu virtual machine

First of all download VurtualBox, in my case it was VirtualBox 5.0.4 for OS X (VirtualBox-5.0.4-102546-OSX.dmg). I’m not explaining how to install it here because it’s quite straightforward. Download Ubuntu installation disk image from...