Slack & Zapier for Office Communication

Posted by on May 26, 2016

I’m Slack but what is Slack? If you work within a team or just need to communicate within your own organisation you’ve probably realised that this can be a difficult task at time. Emails get missed, people aren’t on top of everythin...

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Using Snapchat

Why Use Snapchat? Snapchat has had explosive growth and this month has become more important than InstagramĀ in terms of engagement for youths. It is also edging very close to matching – if not exceeding Facebook’s video view count. So th...

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A Crash Course in Twitter

All too often when I talk to people and ask are you on twitter you still surprisingly get the answer “I don’t understand it” I think this is partly because of the twitter news feed where people initially feel like they are just miss...

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Lakka on Raspberry Pi 2 with Dualshock4 Wireless Controller

After my last blog post I’ve had a few people contact me about whether the Playstation 4 Dualshock controller can be used. I started to research this and found that a lot of people were using them with a USB cable but I could not find anyone us...

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Turn a Raspberry Pi 2 into a Retro Games Emulator

I recently bought 2 new Raspberry Pi 2’s for different projects. The first project was to make a Retro Game emulator using the Raspberry Pi 2 as I’d tried to do this previously on an Odroid C1 and a Raspberry Pi 1 but each had their own i...

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Scan to Email Server – Brother Printers

If you’ve replaced a Brother printer recently you probably would have come across this problem. The last two Brother’s we installed we have noticed this: Scan to Email (Server) option is not actually on the printer from factory. There are...

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Repeating Wireless Signals

We get asked this a lot and I think there is a lot of confusion between repeating a wireless network and “extending” it. Netgear had a few products a while back that did the extending trick, but the issue with them is that they create a s...

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Chrome No Longer Downloading PDF Files

I got caught out with this myself a few weeks back and have had a few other people ask me about it since. I am guessing that Google have pushed an update to chrome that has caused this. Anyway – to turn it OFF goto this site in your chrome brow...

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Run Multiple Instagram Accounts – Android

We have been asked this quite a few times only to find out that Instagram does not really support it but there is a couple of options: 1. Download an alternative app for Instagram that will let you sign into your alternative account, the down side of...

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Unfortunately Google Play Services has Stopped Working Fix (CM12)

If like me you run CM12 custom roms you have probably seen this error pop up and read all the articles about clearing caches, uninstalling play store and then realised that none of it worked. The only fix I’ve seen work is this: Better yet, rep...

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Autofill Tracking Category Xero – JavaScript

Posted by on May 29, 2015

Recently I was helping out in an office where we needed to add the same tracking category against purchases that were being entered into Xero. Currently there is no option for Autofilling the field in Xero so I took to tampermonkey and wrote a small ...

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Chrome Freeze in OSX when trying to attach files

I’ve ran across this problem recently and have seen that it happens to quite a few people using chrome. You are using Gmail, or another online site and click on a button to add an attachment or upload a file and all of a sudden chrome freezes a...

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