My iPhone 4S battery replacement experience

After one year of service the battery of my iPhone 4S started to show signs of weakness. When I used the data connection or the GPS more than usual, the device often ran out of power before the end of the day. I worked around the issue by disabled I few things including the Bluetooth and even the Wi-Fi. My cellular plan includes enough data per month and the 3G network is fast enough in Paris that I could update apps and download podcasts painlessly via 3G.

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How to automatically mount favorite volumes with TrueCrypt for Mac

A simple way to do this is to use a launchd agent. It is a simple XML file that you can download here and put in the directory ~/Library/LaunchAgents inside your user home folder. The ~/Library folder may be hidden by default on your Mac, see this article on how to access it. If you have several users on your Mac and you want the same behavior for all of them, you can also put the plist file in the directory /Library/LaunchAgents at the root of your system drive.

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Connecting a table football table to the Internet of Things

This is my first Arduino project. The idea is to make possibly the first tweeting table football table to join the Internet of Things. You see the table at my company is in the kitchen that is in an annex of the office. The goal (pun intended) was to publish the availability of the table to potentially interested players.

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