VFD Clock Connects to the Internet


Here is, finally, one week later than planned, the sequel to my initial Ice Tube VFD clock .

It is able to :

  1. get the time from the internet and automatically synchronise itself (why have to set the time and use a battery to keep it running when disconnected, if we have Internet access ?)
  2. periodically fetch some weather data and display it
  3. do searches on Twitter and display the 1st result

So rather than “simply” displaying the time, every 15secs it alternates between the time, the weather and a Twitter message.

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