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Tue 23 September 2008

MServ Client for iPhone

Posted by bed in Software   

Tags; MServ, iOS Slug: mserv-client-for-iphone Status: published

Following closely from my first OSX application (MServClientOSX), I have finished up version one of porting it over to the iPhone. The guts of the code compiled over without any issue, so all I had to do was implement the different UI.

This ...

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Mon 08 September 2008

MServClientOSX 0.80

Posted by bed in Software   

logo MservClientOSX is a Mac OSX client for the mserv music server. Version 0.80 supports the following functionality:

  • Viewing the current status of what's playing
  • Play, Stop, Next and volume control
  • Browse and serach the list of tracks available
  • Add tracks to queue
  • Browse and search the queue
  • Configurable ...

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Thu 04 September 2008

iPhone KoolAid

Posted by bed in Personal   

On Monday, I succumbed to the iPhone. I certainly haven't been disappointed - it makes my old windows mobile (running wm6.1) feel like a 386 with windows 3.1.

So this post is being written on it with the wordpress app - really just because I can.

It really is ...

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Tue 26 August 2008

Vista

Posted by bed in Software   

Since we develop Windows applications at work, its now starting to become more common for clients to be running Vista. We found our first compatibility issue last week - performing ICMP pings that worked on XP nolonger worked - the API actually failed.

One of the quickest ways to find problems, is ...

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Tue 19 August 2008

Backups

Posted by bed in Tech Talk   

Before becoming a Mac-convert, my backup procedure was almost non-existent. Every six to twelve months I would burn a CD or DVD with my most important stuff on it. I've been rather lucky that I've never had a hard-drive failure - its happened to most people I know at ...

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