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I’m Eric Tummers, Software Architect at Statistics Netherlands, and this is how I work

My jobs description says Software Architect. I’m guiding my team through the technical hurdles and do some programming/testing/analysing myself. We follow the scrum guide and are working towards continuous integration and deployment. We do this in small steps. Every sprint … Continue reading

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Updating my early 2009 macbook to El Capitan

My Early 2009 MacBook was still running Mac OS X Mavericks and Aperture, but I felt it was time to update. The specs are at the bottom of the compatible hardware list and I was hesitant, but all was fine … Continue reading

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iPhoto/Aperture sync to iDevices

My home devices is mostly Apple The integration is superb, but I fear the vendor lock-in. Last week I tried to sync some pictures from Aperture to my iPad. Following the instructions from Apple it should be really simple. Just … Continue reading

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SafeCopy connection lost

After a power failure (empty battery) with my MacBook the SafeCopy backup service wouldn’t run. On the SafeCopy Control Panel an error message would keep popping up. The solution is to click Cancel and let the SafeCopy service quit. Then … Continue reading

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Week 37 roundup

Last week recap and links: Posh-SSH Open Source SSH PowerShell Module. I’m using powershell more and more now. Visual Studio 2013 keyboard shortcuts Found this while looking for a way to find the active item in the solution explorer (CTRL+[,S) … Continue reading

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Wifi router setup

Recently I added an Airport Express to my Wifi network. Just following the wizard got me a working setup but poor Wifi coverage with different ip ranges from my Airport Express and Time Capsule. Last weekend I fixed it by … Continue reading

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Pocketcloud vnc setup

In my x-mas vacation I prepared all computers for online backup. (more on that will be posted) The problem with online backup is the initial upload of everything. That is wait – run up stairs – check progress – descent … Continue reading

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