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Martin Hamilton
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Attended Loughborough University
Lives in Brettenham House, 5 Lancaster Place, London WC2E 7EN
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Hey folks, has anyone succeeded in getting hostapd running under Linux on the Neo Z64? I have aspirations to turn my Z64 into an access point as part of my plan for world domination...

I am using the Ubuntu 14.04 image kindly put together by +Ian MORRISON, but hostapd fails to launch under this.

I'm looking at what I think is the latest driver source for the RTL8723 from https://github.com/hadess/rtl8723bs, but this doesn't compile against the 3.16.0 kernel shipped with 14.04. Will try building against 3.19 kernel later... (hopefully the linux-generic-lts-vivid 3.19 kernel will work on this box)

Also wondered whether Ubuntu 15.10 would just work out of the box, but when I tried it I got lots of freezes and crashes, so we probably need a custom distro variant for these machines too?

Thought I would post here before I spend too much time futzing around, in case anyone has been here and got the T-Shirt already :-)

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Bah, humbug - hostapd now runs and puts wlan0 into master mode, but clients can't associate, even when I run it as an unauthenticated open WLAN. Time to do a bit more digging...
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Join me for a webinar on Monday 12th Oct to discuss this week's +Jisc report on the future of cloud computing #jiscfutures
As part of our digital futures’ activity, we have been assessing emerging opportunities and technology trends to enable informed decision making by us and our customers.
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Read all about the student journey ‪#‎opendata‬ challenge from +Jisc
+Universities UK and the +Open Data Institute ‪#‎edtech‬
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My writeup of the moonshot summit...
If you could change anything in the education system, what would your ‘moonshot’ be? This was the question asked of 40 educators, edtech innovators and entrepreneurs from around the world who were invited to Google’s Moonshot for Education Summit in Amsterdam last week, which I was delighted to be able to attend representing Jisc.
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+Martin Hamilton​ what a fantastic write up of the summit! 
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YouTube playlist of all the #moonshotsummit selfie videos I've spotted so far...
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HPC Midlands, the East Midlands Regional Centre of Excellence for High Performance Computing (HPC), is proud to welcome researchers and industry representatives to learn about the power of HPC in delivering competitive advantages, and how to connect those advantages with collaboration, funding and innovation opportunities within Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing, Energy, Life Sciences and Big Data Analytics.
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What does the future of cloud computing hold? Read the new report from +Jisc
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New on my blog - "Hacking the Chromebook Part 3: ARC Welder meets Xiwi" (thanks to +David Schneider for all your hard work on Crouton!)
Back in February 2013 I wrote Hacking the Chromebook for Fun and Profit, little realising that this would become my all time most popular post in five years of blogging, with over 30,000 page views. Two years later and it's t...
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Here's a Padlet for the Moonshot Summit, in case it's useful... http://padlet.com/martin_hamilton/ufi4qc9x8k1p
If you could wave a magic wand and change one thing about education, what would it be?
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So I made a Twitter list of #moonshotsummit  participants - https://twitter.com/martin_hamilton/lists/moonshotedu-2015
Connect with your friends — and other fascinating people. Get in-the-moment updates on the things that interest you. And watch events unfold, in real time, from every angle.
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Hi folks, I'm Martin from Jisc in the UK. We run the Janet network and a bunch of shared services on top of it, and have been doing a lot of work with colleges and universities to help them exploit digital technologies.

I am particularly interested in what happens when the "iPad generation" (Nexus generation? ;-) reaches school leaving age per my selfie video. You can get a feel for where I am coming from by checking out these slides from a recent talk that I did at the UK's Future of Higher Education conference.
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"The Quiet Rise of Google Cardboard" - new +Jisc #TechForesight from me
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  • Loughborough University
    MBA, 2008 - 2010
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I'm keen to talk to people about interesting new projects!
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I'm interested in Cloud Computing, Google Apps, Post-PC, High Performance Computing (Supercomputing), Shared Services, Technology Enhanced Learning, Open and Linked Data and IT Strategy development. Check out my blog at martinh.net.
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Set up my first website in 1993. Still an HTTP 1.0 / HTML 1.2 kind of guy at heart :-)
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    Futurist, 2014 - present
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