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Creative Commons / Copyleft

February 7, 2013


I don’t really believe in copyright, it’s restrictions are getting in the way of creativity. Don’t get me wrong: I really do like authors rights: the right to know what is done with your work and the right that you get the credits for it. I’m looking for ways to licence our work, like it’s […]

E-mail on mobile

January 20, 2013


Iphone For my corporate mail I’m using: IMAP: with SSL on port 993. For sending from home I would have to use SMTP: with SSL on port 465 (no need for username/password). The check of these settings is taking forever on Iphone, so be patient. I guess this is because port 465 is a legacy port and port 587 should be […]

Timelogger app

January 16, 2013


I’ve been using my online accounting software for a few years to log my time. The great thing about it is that the hours worked show up immediately in the project overview, next to calculated hours. The bad thing about it was that you’d have to find a computer, login and write it everytime you […]

Bank account

December 4, 2012


Our company has been a client with ABN-Amro for about five years now. Did we ever get anything back? Let’s see: did they order anything from us? No. Did they give us anything really useful? No. Were they there when we needed a loan? Yes, but only with a really high interest and if I […]

Apparatuur kopen

November 26, 2012


Sinds ik e-bay heb ontdekt voor het kopen van apparatuur ben ik fan. Alles is er te vinden, en veel komt vanuit China. Nu zijn er een paar dingen waarop je moet letten: Exchange rates. Ik ontdekte dat de prijzen in ebay niet overeenkomen met de bedragen die worden gerekend door paypal. Ik heb het […]

Whatsapp hacking

November 17, 2012


There have been many security leaks in whatsapp messenger. Here is a nice summary of history. MITM The biggest problem of whatsapp security is history: messages are now encrypted so can’t be sniffed with a MITM attack from an open wifi network anymore. The web is full with people saying that it’s plain text over SSL, but it’s […]

Iphone 4

November 3, 2012


A short description about what I am going through with my iphone 4 with iOS 6.1. I want to update to 6.1.3 ut it can’t because it needs 672 MB of free space! Security If I hook up my iphone to a computer, I can only read the pictures if I log in to my […]