As an addition to the examples of work page, this is a summary of some of the work I have done recently as a ghost writer (so no details available):Continue reading “Summary of recent work”
I have been doing more work on flash memories and decided to write up the notes I have been taking.
This article is about the technology behind flash memory: how data is stored, the architecture of flash memories and (briefly) how data is read, written and erased. (This may turn into a series with more detail on various aspects of flash technology.)Continue reading “Flash Memory”
Solid-state drives (SSDs) based on flash memory are increasingly replacing hard disk drives (HDDs) for mass storage in many applications. A quick check of an online retailer showed that about half the laptops and desktop computers used SSDs.Continue reading “Solid state drives: is my data safe?”
One of my recent projects was an article on the display technologies used in mobile phones, laptops, TVs, etc. As is often the case, I learnt a lot from researching the piece. Which was useful as I was thinking it is about time to buy a new TV.Continue reading “When is an LED not an LED?”
[A blog post originally published on the SOMNIUM website]Continue reading “SOMNIUM DRT Object Analyser”
Driving back from Italy the other day, we stopped for coffee at an aire in France. I spotted this BSOD on one of the vending machines.Continue reading “Coffee machine crash”