Introduction Programmatically sending SMS messages is easier than ever before. Companies like Nexmo and Twilio have been providing businesses with communication APIs that are so easy to implement in your current software that even the lowest skilled developers can work with it. The big disadvantage…Bart Simons
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If you are planning to create certain audio-related automation tasks in PowerShell, you might come to the conclusion that there are not many ready to use cmdlets available. Luckily, there are some smart ways to work around that. Since PowerShell is capable to load and work with .NET assemblies, I de…Bart Simons
In my previous article I demonstrated my dotnet core Spotify authentication 'gateway'. With your access and refresh tokens available, it is time to actually use them: for that, you need a client. You could choose to send raw API requests out to Spotify, but for the sake of 'why not?' I have created…Bart Simons
Welcome back on my blog! I've recently had some busy weeks and now that I am back, I am really exited to demonstrate one of my projects that I have been working on in the past to you. Spotify is a daily service that I and millions of other people use to listen to music. When I found out that they ha…Bart Simons
Ever wanted to rip songs of Spotify on your Mac? Since there are no tools available that allow you to directly download songs from Spotify, I decided to create a so-called 'duct tape' solution that might help you out with ripping songs. So, it works as follows: AppleScript bindings allow users to au…Bart Simons
Are your always curious about who logs into your server using SSH? Me too! Sometimes I am just a little paranoid and then I come up with these (crazy) ideas: sending an SMS when somebody successfully logs in over SSH. Why? Well: why not, right? So, what do we need? A server with an SSH daemon (duh..…Bart Simons