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Embedded engineer, hardware and software on custom and mobile hardware.

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Dec
30
answered I cannot find an app
Dec
29
comment I cannot find an app
I have that on my iPad. It was one of the very early apps to use multi touch in an interesting way. To adjust the thickness and color of the boids you'd use all ten fingers. One finger would shoot boids away from it. Two would capture boids nearby, three would capture and spin all boids, 5 would pause all boids, etc. I don't recall the name at the moment, but it has been updated in the last two years, so it may still be available and searchable on the store. I still have it loaded on my ipad, but that's not with me at the moment, so if I don't post an answer in a day or two, remind me.
Nov
17
comment Son playing on IPad instead of doing homework
@erdekhayser "A little deceptive, but isn't that a part of parenting?" I hope not. Certainly not a part of good parenting.
Oct
21
awarded  Revival
Oct
17
asked How to get on-demand monthly plans back for iPad?
Oct
7
answered Is it possible to install an old version of Mac OS on a new Mac?
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
25
awarded  Notable Question
Sep
4
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
25
awarded  Yearling
Aug
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Jul
3
answered repair an out-of-warranty Thunderbolt port
Jul
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awarded  Curious
Jun
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awarded  Popular Question
Jun
5
comment Headphones Jack not pluggable into Macbook-pro retina socket
Shine a flashlight into the jack and see if there's anything in there preventing full insertion. If not, use a paperclip to push on each contact inside to make sure they move freely with a little force. Examine the headphone plug to make sure it is round and hasn't been damaged. Try it in another device with a headphone jack, and try a different headphone in this jack. If none of this works, report back and tell use what you found at each step.
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Apr
29
answered How to Sync iphone contacts to gmail
Apr
28
answered How to put PDF files on an iPad?