Tunnel all the things

When you need to take control over a remote server or device, problems start to arise. Whether the device is behind a corporate firewall, a restrictive set-top box, or is just not publicly available from the Internet, it's always difficult to gain and keep access over the lifespan of the…

[Recycling Thursday] FlyPort Wifi board !

I've been piling a lot of junk boards, sensors and electronic things recently and since I have some time, I decided I might try to revive some of these old items to do something (quite) useful ! I found this old (first) version of the Flyport Wifi 802.11g board, let's…

[Recycling Thursday] Reading NFC MiFare cards

I've been piling a lot of junk boards, sensors and electronic things recently and since I have some time, I decided I might try to revive some of these old items to do something (quite) useful ! They are primarily v0.1 boards from kickstarter campaigns, old versions of shields and…

Shairport is back

Three years back when I tried to find concurrent open-source solutions to Apple's Airport Express system to listen to audio remotely, the offer was pretty limited. Apart from shairport and some other incomplete repos, there was nothing really. shairport was kind of working, but not with all versions of iOS…