A major feature in iOS 8 and Yosemite is the ability to connect to an Apple TV whilst not being on the same wireless network. The underlying technology for this is peer-to-peer AirPlay. Peer-to-peer AirPlay adds some great improvements to the old style AirPlay, if both the Apple TV and iOS or Mac support peer-to-peer they […]
Here’s a quick website I whipped up today for downloading the icons of apps from the Apple App Store.
With the adoption of Apple TVs in education, many network administrators are trying to find a way to advertise Bonjour services over multiple subnets. Aerohive recently released a Bonjour gateway, I found this troublesome to use and set out to find another solution. I discovered that Avahi, an opensource implementation of zeroconf, allows for Bonjour reflection to other networks, to get […]
As promised in my previous post, I have now completed the PHP script for making the connection between the pfSense Captive Portal authentication log and the Squid authentication log. trafficlog trafficlog 1.1 – Needs to be placed in /usr/local/www/ and renamed to trafficlog.php captiveportal captiveportal 1.1 – Needs to be placed in /usr/local/www/ and renamed to captiveportal.php download – Needs to […]
With the recent deployment of 190 iPads at the school I work at, we needed to create a network that would seamlessly support iOS devices. Being a Catholic school all our internet traffic goes though the Catholic Education Network’s proxies, making it almost impossible to download and use iOS apps due to the lack of complete […]