Category: Misc Technical

My iPhone Sudoku Solver is now available from App Store…

Misc Technical

My iPhone Sudoku Solver is now available from App Store…

I recently succeeded in putting my Sudoku Solver iPhone app on the Apple App Store, so if anyone’s interested you can find it just by searching for ‘Vaughan Harper’ in the App Store app on an iPhone. It does include the capability to solve Sudoku

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Reflections on just how strong passwords really need to be…

Misc Technical

Reflections on just how strong passwords really need to be…

I’m sure we’ve all heard that Bill Burr, the man who wrote the book on password management while working at NIST, has changed his mind about the password guidelines that he devised. “Much of what I did I now regret,” Burr, who is now retired,

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Challenges with Audi music interface and MP3 ID3 tags…

Misc Technical

Challenges with Audi music interface and MP3 ID3 tags…

Earlier this year I bought a 2016 Audi A3. With any new car one of my top priorities is being able to play music: the car has two SD card sockets so I dutifully copied all of my music collection to a 64 GB SD card

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How to export list of list of Tagged songs from Shazam (iOS 9/iTunes 12)

Misc Technical

How to export list of list of Tagged songs from Shazam (iOS 9/iTunes 12)

I was surprised to discover how upset I was recently when I went into Shazam on my mobile phone and discovered that for some reason all of my Tags had been wiped. I had been travelling and heard some interesting new artists that I’d been

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