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Samsung Galaxy s4 (Telstra) Update to Android 4.3 breaks WIFI …

Traditionally an iPhone user, I recently swapped my iPhone 4 for my wife’s Samsung Galaxy S4. A very good trade you might say. At this stage, I think not but will reserve my judgement for a little while. “So why did you swap?”, I hear you say. Well, here is why. Against my advice, my […]

Sharepoint and Windows Azure Infrastructure Services (WAIS) …

I came across this article by Keith Mayer a few weeks ago: http://bit.ly/106ES98 However, it was only this week that I was able to dedicate some time to setting up my own sharepoint lab. Its pretty cool. I especially like the scripts that make it easy to unprovision and reprovision the VMs. It is only […]

Start web browser as another user …

One problem with Sharepoint 2013 is that you cannot logon as another user. Came across this tip for running IE as another user: http://www.little.org/blog/2012/07/17/launch-your-web-browser-as-another-user/

IT Department Structure …

For a long time, my employer has had an IT Department of 1 (me) to support 200+ users across 8 sites. About 2 years ago, an existing employee joined IT as an assistant. Management was restructured recently and they are now seeking a more formal structure with more accountability etc. Part of my tasks now […]

Interesting map creation tools …

Recently came across these 2 sites via a digg post that had used these to generate an interesting map. Can’t remember the post but thought the map tools looked quite interesting. When i get some time i’ll see what i can do with them: CartoDB: http://cartodb.com/ MapBox: http://mapbox.com/

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Welcome to my musings about what i do for a crust. At the moment this is bit of an experiment as a repository of reminders about how i did something last time. Do you ever get that feeling of dejavu. You know you’ve solved this before. However, you end up researching the solution again because […]