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Create a WIFI acces point on Windows

To create a WIFI access point on Windows do the following: - Run a command window as administrator (right click command window icon, run as admin) - Enter: [plain]netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow "ssid=ssid" "key=key” keyUsage=persistent netsh...

iPad manuals

iPad manuals in different languages for the latest OS German http://manuals.info.apple.com/de_DE/ipad_benutzerhandbuch.pdf Spanish http://manuals.info.apple.com/es_ES/ipad_manual_del_usuario.pdf French...

New Apps from Mobiledev

New apps from Mobiledev! Mobiledev released new Apps that are all about offline maps. Four apps are already in the app store and a lot of others will follow soon. Have a look at the app description below, the links to the app store are in there: --- APP DESCRIPTION...

WWDC2012 keynote

Live notes from the wwdc keynote,San Francisco, Moscone West, monday june 11, 2012. 10:00 session starts! A Siri intro with some jokes. 10:01 Tim Cook enters te stage 23thd wwdc, attendees from 60 countries, over a 1000 Apple engineers. 400 milion app store accounts....

OData with PHP and OSX or Linux

Microsoft introduced a new protocol for the data they put in the Azure cloud. It is called "OData". MS also published some client and server tools to consume and produce OData (see: http://odataphp.codeplex.com/ ). The PHP consumer for OData has some trouble with non...

UDID usage rejected by Apple for iOS apps

Microsoft introduced a new protocol for the data they put in the Azure cloud. It is called "OData". MS also published some client and server tools to consume and produce OData (see: http://odataphp.codeplex.com/ ). The PHP consumer for OData has some trouble with non...

SSH on your OSX machine

In iOS 5+ Apple deprecated usage of the device UDID. It appears Apple started rejecting apps for using the UDID. The way to get an unique device id was: NSString *UDID = [[UIDevice currentDevice] uniqueIdentifier]; It appears this might get your app rejected... (See...

iOS Artwork, what icons and images are needed for an iOS app

When a textbox has focus, and pops up a keyboard, the keyboard can be removed with this statement: [self.textBox resignFirstResponder]; //If keyboard visible, remove keyboard In this example "textBox" was the textbox (UITextField) having the focus. If you have a lot...

Enable GIT support for an existing XCode project

The artwork for an iOS app can become a lot of work. Icons and images for different resolutions are needed, and there are some naming conventions. If you stick to the naming conventions the correct icons/images will automatically be selected when those icons/images...

Apple mail with multiple identities

XCode inserts in all project template code a line like: // Copyright 2012 __MyCompanyName__. All rights reserved. It is possible to set __MyCompanyName__ to a different (probably more useful) default for all XCode projects. To do this: - Open the "Address book"...

App icon without gloss

Apple Mail has no easy configuration for multiple identities. It is possible to use multiple identities for sending mail, but the configuration is a bit weird! (tested this with Lion...) In Apple Mail go to: Menu "Mail" "Preferences" Select "Accounts" Select your mail...

NSLog format specifiers

Ever noticed that on iOS devices there are icons with "gloss" and icons without? The Twitter icon below does have a gloss, the Dropbox icon does not. The default setting in an XCode project is to apply gloss to your icons. If your icon already has a gloss you...

Backup complete WordPress site with a script

Logging has a lot of possible format specifiers. The general syntax of NSLog is: NSLog(@"Text %@", object); NSLog(@"I want to log: %@", myString); int i = 1234; NSLog(@"The number is: %d", i); The possible format specifiers are: %@   Object %d, %i   Signed Integer %u...

Memory management in iOS

Microsoft introduced a new protocol for the data they put in the Azure cloud. It is called "OData". MS also published some client and server tools to consume and produce OData (see: http://odataphp.codeplex.com/ ). The PHP consumer for OData has some trouble with non...

Popup message in iOS with delegate

In iOS 5+ Apple deprecated usage of the device UDID. It appears Apple started rejecting apps for using the UDID. The way to get an unique device id was: NSString *UDID = [[UIDevice currentDevice] uniqueIdentifier]; It appears this might get your app rejected... (See...

Popup message in iOS

Live notes from the wwdc keynote,San Francisco, Moscone West, monday june 11, 2012. 10:00 session starts! A Siri intro with some jokes. 10:01 Tim Cook enters te stage 23thd wwdc, attendees from 60 countries, over a 1000 Apple engineers. 400 milion app store accounts....

WordPress code highlighting

When a textbox has focus, and pops up a keyboard, the keyboard can be removed with this statement: [self.textBox resignFirstResponder]; //If keyboard visible, remove keyboard In this example "textBox" was the textbox (UITextField) having the focus. If you have a lot...