Why I root my Android phone

Every now and then, when there’s a conversation about the pros and cons of rooting, I ask myself “hmm, why did I root again? Do I really still need it?” So I decided to make a list of things I use my root access for, mainly for myself, but who knows, maybe someone cares Titanium…

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How to configure ZNC backlog for multiple clients


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The znc IRC bouncer is a great piece of software. In this post, I’ll explain how to get individual backlog/buffer playback for each client. The problem The Auto Clear Chan Buffer and Auto Clear Query Buffer options, if checked, make sure that you receive backlog playback only once (instead of every time you connect). This…

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Mac: automatically uploading screenshots


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Dropbox has a nice feature: It can automatically upload your screenshots and copy the share URL to your clipboard, ready to paste somewhere. However being a non-paying user, free space in my dropbox slowly decreases. I was also annoyed by the fact that the upload and/or generation of the sharing-URL took quite a few seconds….

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New server!

If some of you have unsuccessfully tried to read an article or use my hangout parser today, it was because I have replaced my server by a new one and migrated the data. This caused some downtime. The new server features: Intel Xeon E3-1230 quadcore CPU with 3.2 GHz and HT 16GB DDR3 ECC RAM 4x 1TB…

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