Disabling the screen dimming on an LG LB5800 TV

I recently purchased an LG LED TV (Model no 47LB5800-UG) and whilst watching action movies or TV shows that tend to switch between scenes with varying levels of illumination, I noticed a curious screen dimming effect – the brightness/contrast levels dropped noticeably – so much so that I could hardly see the characters’ faces in […]

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FPV with the Hubsan Spyhawk

I recently upgraded from an RC Champ to the Hubsan Spyhawk – a great contender for beginner First Person View (FPV) pilots. The resolution of the inbuilt camera is actually pretty decent considering the price of the plane. Here’s a video shot in Schenley Park, Pittsburgh:

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Pittsburgh from the air

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My first decent flight recording taken from a radio controlled Champ with an 808 #16 keychain camera mounted on the underside.

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Resolving SVN conflicts: LOCAL DELETE, INCOMING DELETE UPON UPDATE

Here’s an excellent post on resolving this type of conflict: http://triopter.com/archive/resolving-local-delete-incoming-delete-upon-update-subversion-tree-conflicts/

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WordPress – Simple coming soon plugin

Disabling the Simple Coming Soon plugin for WordPress Simple coming Soon is a pretty nifty plugin by Mario Kostelac that allows you to display a nicely formatted ‘coming soon page’ with a timed countdown indicating the time remaining for the site to be launched. I found it immensely useful while upgrading my site. The installation […]

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