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Alexa, tell Chromecast to turn on TV

Connecting Alexa to Chromecast (Google Home)? Yeah, you can do that! And best of all, for free - using Custom Alexa Skill, AWS Lambda, PubNub and running a small backend server on Synology

Headless CMS comparison

For a hobby project of mine, I was thinking of using Ghost to host the content and generate the layout etc. However, no matter how great Ghost is, it is very blog-focused and

Shareport + Squeezbox + Synology

I was tinkering a bit with my Synology DS213 and the Squeezebox server (Logitech Media Server). Aparently, you can use this great plugin to make every Squeeze player available as AirPlay destination. What

Nexus 9 and Android 5.0

I couldn't resist getting a new tablet. My old Nexus 7 2012 was getting so laggy I couldn't stand it. With the new Nexus 9 available I thought - why not. I have

Getting Disqus working on localhost

I wanted to see how the Disqus comment block will look in my Ghost installation before pushing it to production, but I couldn't get the localhost setup working. All I got was "