[SATLUG] Re: TI Model 30 project

Craig sargonemail at gmail.com
Mon Feb 2 15:35:12 CST 2015


Errrr... guess picaso ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrvyAr6Z4XQ ) even
before the pi2 upgrade / cloud processing connection would be able to
handle most engineering / statistical calculations independent of field /
desk location.

Craig

On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 3:09 PM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:

> Formerly "[SATLUG] Off tipic, TI Model 30"
>
> > Jim on Mon Feb 2 13:57:43 CST 2015 in "[SATLUG] Off tipic, TI Model 30" wrote:
> > W-O-W. Being a former TIer, I remember those. Not surprising that it
> > still works. I would love to have it but being that I am in Austin the
> > path crossing will be difficult.
> ...
>
> Ah, but the joys of IoT & hardware modding can make the distance disappear
> all for the cost of gas for a Austin round trip (at least at the $3.00 a gallon rate ;).
> All that's needed is to have someone interface the model 30 keyboard to make
> it an IoT device via http://sourceforge.net/projects/webio/ ;
> add web cam for screen output ; and connect it up to the internet.
> ScratchGPIO could make wiring up the keyboard & generating a 'gui'
> "simple" : http://simplesi.net/scratchgpio/scratch-raspberrypi-gpio/
> Voila! Instant TI access via ones phone!
>
> I wonder how it compares to
> uWatch    : http://www.calcwatch.com/
> Librecalc : http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/72316
> Touch PI  : http://learn.adafruit.com/touch-pi-portable-raspberry-pi/
>             using xcalc or  http://www.isthe.com/chongo/tech/comp/calc/index.html
>
> Craig
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