The Basics of Beacons

If you’ve ever asked yourself “what the hell are those ‘beacons’ everyone keeps talking about?” you’ve come to the right place. If you’ve actually never heard of them before, but now have a burning need to know, you’re in luck as well. In this article, I want to tell you what beacons are and how you might use them. And don’t worry, you don’t really have to be tech-savvy to understand what I’m going on about.

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How to make Customers Happy

I’m sure many a developer and creative service provider is on occasion pondering that very question. Well, it could be achieved with chocolate, wine, super low prices, etc. But it would probably work better with ongoing communication and active inclusion of the client in the development process. But how to put that rather abstract notion into practice?


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Security and the iPhone

What kind of data am I releasing into the world and how can I protect personal information from being stolen or misused? These are frequently asked questions nowadays, but unfortunately, there is no universal answer that works for everyone. Nevertheless, I would like to give you some pointers on how to better protect your privacy in the digital age.



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How secure is my app?

There’s hardly a mobile app that relies solely on static content. And in order to load content dynamically, http-based protocols are most often used. In this article, I will tell you some things you should be aware of when using an http connection with SSL and how you can avoid man-in-the-middle attacks.

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Getting Started with the iSense or Structure Sensor for the iPad

The iSense Structure Sensor is the first 3D sensor for mobile devices. It connects to an iPad or iPhone through the Lightning connector, or to any device with a standard USB port including PC, Mac and Android devices. The sensor gives mobile devices the ability to capture the world around them in three dimensions. It’s not a 3D scanner as is, it’s a device which gives developers the ability to use 3D depth data in their applications.

Raum scannen mit dem iSense

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CodeFlügel @ 15 Seconds Festival 2016

It’s Friday night and I’m chilling and barbecuing with friends, when I suddenly get a text message. Do I want to go to 15 Seconds Festival? Well, of course I do! This year, the festival previously known as Marketing Rockstars housed 3.000 people on 12.000m² They say it’s a festival for people who think ahead – a perfect fit for CodeFlügel, now we’re definitely going 😉


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