Public WiFi-hotspots and sensitive information, a good combination?

The holiday has been started, you love to check your e-mail, Facebook or WhatsApp at your holiday location but can you trust the provided Wi-Fi-connection? The answer is: NO. Never trust these kind of Wi-Fi-networks. Maybe somebody has set up a wireless access point (AP)/WLAN-hotspot with the same name as the access point of your …

Home automation: Controlling your heating remotely

When buying my house we went during the visit also to the basement. At this place the so called Mercedes of the house was installed: The Vitola 200 oil-fired heating/boiler controlled by the Vitotronic 200 type KW2 produced by the firm Viessmann. Installation and material was about 6000 euro when checking the invoice. Maybe this …

Easy quick lunch dish recipe: Fusilli con salmone

Cooking time: Under 10 minutes Ingredients (1 person) 100-125 gram fusilli tricolore (pasta); +/- 62 gram smoked salmon pieces; Water; Pinch Salt; Dash olive oil and Basil.   Preparation Bring water with salt to a boil; Add pasta / stir; Bring water to boil again; Let the pasta boil weakly during 7-8 minutes while stirring …

How to compile software for VU Plus (Vu+)

You would like to deviate from the beaten track and compile software for your VU Plus (VU+) yourself? Read this article! This article is also more or less applicable for building software for any other device runningĀ OpenVuPlus but is written with the VU+ Solo2 in mind. As computer for compiling the software, a Linux-desktop has …