Roberts Blog

In the background I have been working for years to create a modern version of my windsurfing website. A website that works well on mobile phones. The old one didn't work on phones and tablets with smaller screens and touch screens. The website is now also available in English. [Read...]

Last days sworked on updating by my blog page. It is responsive: suitable for mobile and desktop, support endless scrolling, added support for English etc. [Read...]

Home page was already responsive, but now also available in English. Also removed Twitter, I don't use Twitter anymore and also do not want Twitter to be able to follow my visitors. [Read...]

After 2 years, time to switch from PHP 5.6 to 7.2. PHP 7 seems to be a lot faster, and in the end I will have to switch anyway. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) From now (2018) go try everything in English writing, I hope more people can give information about surfing. Everything will not yet readily available, my website need to be adjusted. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) Are you left handed? You use a mouse with your laptop? Then you recognize fixed the following problem: mouse removed from your laptop, click on the touchpad of your laptop gives context menu: sigh. The solution: EitherMouse [Read...]

Do you recognize this? Your Wifi becomes slow, Internet stops working. You power cycle your Wifi router and everything runs smooth again. Why not automate this? It can be done for a couple of euro. In this blog I explain how. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) To mn condition to better train for windsurfing, I want my heart rate measuring while surfing. With all those things that would not so difficult nowadays FitBit. First the Suunto Smart Sensor tried, and now for the Polar H10 chosen. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) I have bought a Suunto Smart Belt to measure my heart rate, for example during surfing. After it no longer worked with the phone 1 x pairing. Call support: reset and problem solved. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) Everyone but grumbling that get no updates to Android phone X 5. *. I have a Nexus 7, so always up to date. Android 5? Drama on the Nexus 7. From the beginning, it runs not smoothly. Also all subsequent updates, to 5.1.1 to do not help. I've had it. Nexus 7 is so unusable. I go back to 4.4.4. [Read...]

Is your android device slow? Here are some tips that really speed up your device. Turn off animation and google voice search. [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) Busy upgrading my NC4400 laptop from 80 GB harddisk to a 500 Gb. Clone boot partition, put it on the 500 GB. Insert the Hard disk: Nothing. Try everything, remove battery, External Monitor, nothing. No BIOS, no beeps nothing, only Fan spinning. Search the Web. Memory? Okay, I had it removed to check the type and see if an easy cheap upgrade was possible. Re-installed it. Fixed! [Read...]

(machine translated in 2018) I have changed it to my blog, now I can pictures etc easier include in my blog. I'm going to extend this even further that I can add also markup. Also I have some added for surf-surfing day photos, if I put a post on my blog, and I have pictures of that day the first 5 photos directly in my blog. That I will go out with movies. [Read...]