Apple TV FAQ – For British / UK based users.

Can I watch BBC iPlayer on the Apple TV?Yes, you can download the BBC iPlayer App from the Apple TV App Store. The BBC iPlayer app lets you watch previous programmes and live BBC TV Channels. Can I watch ITV on the Apple TV?Yes, you can download the ITV Hub App from...

MacOS Catalina iTunes Remote App not working

I've got four sets of airplay speakers around my home which I stream music to from iTunes running on my Mac which lives downstairs in my study. This has worked well for years, until now! Last week I upgraded my Mac to the latest version of MacOS known as Catalina and...

Recommended essential WordPress Plugins

I'll be updating this blog post from time to time with my list of essential Wordpress Plugin's. These are the plugins that I find myself using time and time again on different sites because they are reliable. Divi Builder from Elegant Themes See...

Notes from BBC Click March 23rd 2019

Click looks at the latest anti-drone tech from the Netherlands, Google’s move into online gaming, and making coding accessible for children with vision impairment.  Controlling unlawful use of drones. Last years disruption at Gatwick was reported to have cost...

What is CI/CD?

As a combined acronym I think CI/CD entered common usage around 2018. The CI part stands for Continuous integration (CI) and the CD part stands for continuous delivery (CD). Both of which have been around for a long time. To understand CI/CD lets break it down: So...

Tech thoughts for June 16th 2018 & TIM WOODS

Tech thoughts for June 16th 2018 & TIM WOODS

Docker and Kubernetes: Major software vendors are now using Docker and .  Kubernetes is an open-source container-orchestration system for automating deployment, scaling and management of containerized applications. It was originally designed by Google and is now...

Twitter client for Mac #Twitter

Twitter client for Mac #Twitter

The official Twitter client for the Mac died yesterday. When you try and start it now it fails to authenticate any of your accounts. This is because Twitter announced recently that they were going to stop developing and supporting their client on the Mac in an...

How to watch The Orville in the UK

How to watch The Orville in the UK

  I know this is a tech blog, but many of us grew up watching Star Trek and that may in part be responsible for why we now work in tech.  While I'm sure we're all looking forward to the new Star Trek Discovery we're also excited about The Orville. The first...