The Digital
We talk Windows, smart home, music tech, vintage tech, EVs and lots more.

We have a very special show for you this week! Dave Robertson has created the most amazing Christmas light display at his home using over 11,000 lights, controlled by devices including a Raspberry Pi, all synchronized to music.

It's a brilliant display, and it's all for a very good cause. Dave is going to explain to us how long he has been working on it (spoiler: a long time!), how he created the light mapping, and how he coordinated the light and music shows. Dave also shares why this year he stepped up his show and the cause to which donations are going.

Garry and I also catch up on this week’s smart home news, Windows builds, and more. I think you are going to enjoy this one!

Links from this week’s show:

·       Shine a Light for Rosemere Cancer Foundation

·       xLights -

·       ELFs -

·       Build A Light Show -

·       PanelsRUS -

·       VCS -

·       Exploring the Legacy of the Korg M1 Music Workstation | Synth History and Sounds

·       Hands on with Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 26010

·       Microsoft releases Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23601 & Build 26010

Direct download: TDL_Show_20231213_928.mp3
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