Setting up iPhone 7 from iPhone 6 backup

February 13, 2017 Matt Thornton 0

Have just upgraded my iPhone – from a 6 to a 7. I was wary but not too bothered about the backup/restore process as this is one thing that Apple/Mac/iPhone is usually really good at. It should just be a case of Plug in old phone. Backup Disconnect old phone. […]

Sample Python code to query Wunderlist API

December 30, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

So I’ve been working on a simple application at home, part of which I want a list of items, which I want to be able to control from Wunderlist. As a relative novice to Python, I was looking around for some pre-built library that I could just plug in to […]

You have not chosen to trust COMODO SSL CA

October 5, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

Using Citrix Receiver, you get an error message when trying to open up a remote desktop: “You have not chosen to trust COMODO SSL CA certificate.” 1) Go here and download this cert: https://support.comodo.com/index.php?/Default/Knowledgebase/Article/View/946/0/intermediate-comodo-ssl-ca 2) Click it to open it in keychain access 3) Install it to system keychain 4) […]

Have finally found a use for Siri

August 21, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

I’ve had an iPhone for numerous years, and quite frankly the various ‘improvements’ along the way have made little different to my life. iMessage is OK I guess – but nothing much else has done anything for me. It still makes phone calls, and sends texts, and sort of browses […]

HTML5 input number and search

June 15, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

Hurrah! Long gone are the days of frantically worrying whether or not your flashy new website is going to display nicely in IE5 and Netscape (‘Nutscrape’ Lolz) and the heady days of Firefox (you know, before it became total bloatware.) HTML5, CSS3.0, frameworks like Bootstrap and even – would you […]

Safari hiding png images! WHAAAT?!

May 12, 2016 Matt Thornton 0

So this just perplexed me for a while. <img src="bob.png" alt="bob" /> Nothing wrong with that right? Worked great in Chrome but Safari… no image. A quick look in the Developer console in Safari showed something weird – the img tag was being appended with all sorts of crap. display: […]

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