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Midnight Cheese is a hodgepodge of design and technology related musings. The ten most recent posts are featured on this page. See the archive for more. Learn all about Midnight Cheese on the about page.

First Trip to Hamvention

The community is what makes Hamvention great.

June 01, 2024

Contributing to the Internet Archive's DLARC

Amateur Radio Weekly newsletter added to the DLARC.

January 06, 2024

First POTA Activation

Activating K-2965 at Paris Landing State Park

December 23, 2023

The State of Linux on a PowerMac G5 October 2023

Debian rules and Gentoo drools.

September 26, 2023

Introducing NetFinder - The Definitive Ham Radio Net Directory

NetFinder is a new project serving as the central source of net information among Amateur Radio operators.

April 18, 2023

Hacking the University Mac Lab

A short story about hacking the library Macintosh lab at the University of Tennessee.

March 08, 2023

Survey Results: Ham Radio Nets

These are the findings from a survey about amateur radio nets and how people discover them.

January 02, 2023

Apple Watch Owners: How do you rely on this thing?

After wearing an Apple Watch nearly 24/7 for the last 6 months I switched back to my Fitbit.

August 03, 2022

Yoshi Sodeoka Rides the Psychedelic Wave

A blend of analog and digital signals interacting, shifting in shape and color, and creating a sometimes-dizzying barrage of visual intensity.

May 29, 2022

Wasting an Evening with distcc

The number of roadblocks when working with Gentoo day-to-day feels higher than it used to be.

April 25, 2022