Posts Tagged ‘apple’

mDNS / Bonjour Bible – List of Common Service Strings for various vendors

For anyone who has struggled finding mDNS (aka Bonjour) service strings for various services, hopefully this will help you! Service String Friendly Name Type Source _adisk._tcp.local Time Capsule Backups Apple Proprietary Link _afpovertcp._tcp.local. AppleTalk Filing Protocol (AFP) Apple Proprietary Link _airdroid._tcp.local. AirDroid App 3rd Party Custom _airdrop._tcp.local. OSX AirDrop Apple Proprietary Link _airplay._tcp.local. Apple TV […]

Microsoft still hindering Outlook 2016 for MAC (OSX)

Coming from the PC version of Outlook, the latest MAC client, 15 (Office 2016 for Mac) is still missing several key usability features. The only reason to not implement these well liked (and requested via the official UserVoice forum) features is to send a “haha, good luck” to businesses trying to use Macbooks. Missing functionality: […]

Wifi Location Tracking is killing Privacy

<tinfoil hat> When Google’s “streetview cars” roamed around the world, they were performing wifi scans of their surrounding areas. By mapping the MAC address of your location to the van’s GPS coordinates, they built a map of locations that can accurately find your location, just by knowing the wifi router you’re connected to. Google claimed […]