Open Source Tool Chains
Using the IceStorm Tools to actually run the verilog code on a Lattice chip
Figuring out how to actually interface Serially with those tests
writing a Uart test bench in COCOTB to learn cocotb, and the verilog, and github.
Docker to encapsulate trying something instead of having to mess up my machine to try something.
OS digital design folks on twitter
Thinking about doing another language usage survey since the last one was 3 years ago.