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Finally WhatsApp has grown up

Since the dawn of the internet I’ve been waiting for this feature. After every other chat app competitior (see line or telegram) have launched their web app, WhatsApp finally is available for your browser. Simply go to https://web.whatsapp.com/, scan a QR-code and start chatting with your friends.

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Update Hostfile with Chrome/Firefox Plugin

Domain-ip mapping is essential in developing new websites as you have to test URLs without changing DNS entries.

Yet I’ve always update the local host file which requires in most cases a restart of the browser. This is a busy an troublesome issue.

Luckily there’s for everything a plugin, tool or script, this also goes for host file updates via Chrome/Firefox plugin.
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Handling user password change and expiration issues with Office365 and ADFS – Part 2

https://janikvonrotz.ch/2013/08/08/handling-user-password-change-and-expiration-issues-with-office365-and-adfs-part-1/

This is part two of my experience in handling the password change office365 architecture issue.

Last time I’ve built a simple script  to notificate the users about the status of their passwords. In the mean time we (me and another employ of the “vbl Informatik”) built a simple website for the office365 users to change their password.

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