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Pierre Chicoine
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Stationary Engineer and Computer Program Developer
Stationary Engineer and Computer Program Developer

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Hal is alive
I work on Hal almost every day and I am adding features and curing bugs. It has taken me about 5 years to get 3d up on embedded devices and it still isn't complete. Several pieces are not working which we're working beautifully on desktop computers. Multipl...
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Back in Business
Hal has been gaining a powerful mini-program system that allows small groups of control blocks to be duplicated across programs. I started this change on August 9th last year and it is now complete and works flawlessly. The next step in foraging through thi...
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Hal and the trip to Paradise and Word Search.
It takes a lot of time to develop a worthwhile program. Word search is not complete and won't be for another year or more. Even more  for the 3d trip to Paradise that works on smartphones. It will though, unless I'm gone from this world or simply can't work...
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QML time
There are two main bugs on word search and then I believe I will begin the conversion to QML language for the interface on the word search.
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The right thing
Programming a computer is like going to war. Battle after battle you face a powerful opponent, the fact that our brains are flawed. I sincerely believed that my thinking was accurate and logical and that what i was thinking was reasonable. Man, was I mistak...
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The human mind and beingness
Nervana and Volta are the beginning. AI is born. Its an exciting time. Mass produced brains on chips are here and soon will be available for us to use. These two are the beginning of many more. Neural Nets duplicate the brain. I doubt this not. Artificial I...
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The new Hal
Well Hal won't be given away any more. There will come a time when I might place it into the open source domain.  That time has passed for now. I didn't get the kind of responses I'd hoped to get from a free program. So now Hal is going to be used in automa...
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A really difficult day
Today was a really difficult day. I had to remove all my videos and pictures of my system. In this world there are all kinds of things that can hurt or take from you in so many ways. Skin is needed to protect the body, the same goes for my system. There exi...
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PH ORP and Filter Differential Animations
PH ORP and Filter Differential Animations This is the schematic I created to show how I switch between color animations that light the sphere with different colors showing what the PH or Oxygen Reduction potential of the water traveling through all the 6 fi...
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I2C and Hal
I2C, that's the protocol (communication) board manufacturers use to talk to different chips on circuit boards.  Hal or Haliot now, can't simply just communicate with different chip  environments. Hal must also make it easy to set up that environment.  It me...
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