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09
Oct

How To Recover Synology encrypted folders in Linux

My shiny new Synology DS413 can encrypt shared folders, and has hardware based encryption, making it speedy and low CPU usage when using encryption. Yay. Now I can secure my data fully with FileVault 2 on my Mac and AES encrypted folders (inc TimeMachine backups) on the NAS. This guide at Synology shows you how […]

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08
Oct

My new backup plan

For the last few years my backup plan has been: Mac to NAS using Time Machine NAS to USB disks Store the USB disks in a fireproof safe This plan lacks an offsite backup. Not good. And has a weak point when the backup disk is attached to the NAS as the NAS likes to […]

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15
May

Making Octave for Mac draw images

I have never had a version of Octave on the Mac that lets me handle images. They would all crash with a variety of fun errors. Finally, I now have it working. This is what I did. It may or may not work for you depending on what version of Octave you have, and how […]

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18
Sep

Building Ogre for iOS

This post was going to include a long set of instructions on how to set up and build Ogre for iOS 4.3 and get it all working with Xcode 4. Then I discovered a very handy shell script that does all of the building and spits out a lovely .dmg file. The Ogre website does have precompiled SDKs for […]

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04
Sep

Tap Play

My first pair of mobile apps, Tap Play and Tap Play Lite, are now both available from the App Store for iPhone® and iPod touch®. Tap Play is an app that allows users to control their music, audiobooks and podcasts with simple customizable gestures (taps and swipes), and Tap Play Lite is a free version […]

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15
Aug

Consulting

I am now working as a freelance consultant, and I am available for long and short term projects. Interested in hiring me? Then please get in touch.

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