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31
AUG
2016

How to create a bootable USB key from a Windows HyperV VM

Did you ever want to boot an HyperV Windows VM from a USB key on a physical PC? Or simply want to boot windows from a USB key? Why would you want to do that you ask? Well, this can be really handy to run the new flavor of Windows you want without needing to mess with your PC...
30
SEP
2015

Is Apple going too far with app rejection asking for app name change

I have tried to submit an updated version of my application called hueShow to the Mac App Store but Apple keep rejecting it. 1st time there was a legitimate reason related to UI standard in the new version of the app but now they want to force my to rename my app… that is...
17
AUG
2015

Apple Watch developing touch screen issues?

I have had my Apple Watch about 3 weeks after they started shipping. A few days ago the watch started to be difficult to operate. It would not respond all the time to touch. After a few hard reboot it sort of got better until it got bad again. This morning I did a full reset on...
25
JUN
2015

handyPrint on OS X El Capitan

Good news. I have completed a preliminary testing of handyPrint v5.1 running on OS X 10.11 beta and printing from iOS 9.0 beta. I have not noticed any issues as of yet. This is very positive! I will do more testing over the summer and will release an updated version that will...
18
NOV
2014

Sharing cool stuff I like: AUTO-LACING SHOE

Here is something that I particularly like… a Kickstarter project called “POWERLACE ADVANCED AUTO-LACING SHOE TECHNOLOGY“. I always found the concept of an auto-lacing shoe very attractive… probably I loved the Back to the Future movies back then in the...
03
AUG
2014

handyPring STD and PRO 5.0.9 released

I have found that the previous version (5.0.8) contained an non critical annoying bug that would cause cloned printers to not be properly removed upon rename or remove actions. v5.0.9 address those issues and also bring the cloning feature to the PRO version. In the original...
18
JUL
2014

Yosemite compatible version

I have been working on ironing out bugs that I have found in handyPrint when running on Yosemite (OSX 10.10). You will find below a link to that new version. It is still possible that bugs are still present. Please report them if you find any 😉...
19
JUN
2014

handyPrint and OSX 10.10 Yosemite

Good new, we have been testing handyPrint on OSX 10.10 Yosemite the day it was released and found no significant issues. Only minor ones we are in the process of fixing. We have also added a new feature in the process that will allow you to “clone” or...
02
FEB
2014

Nest Protect giving another false alarm

Hi… guess what time it is? 12h52 AM… right in the middle of the night. Our nest protect unit in the basement decided it was time for a test fire alarm right in the middle of the night! Again, no warning, all units in the home went crazy alarming that there was smoke...
19
DEC
2013

hueShow for your Philips hue lights

I bought some Philips hue lights a week ago to create some christmas lighting effects outside my house. I wanted the lights to change colour at set intervals on a given schedule (like from 16h30 to 4h00 AM). Unfortunately I could not find an application in the Apple App Store...