Shaun Ewing
Shaun Ewing

This is shaun.net — the personal site of Shaun Ewing. I write about technology, travel, and whatever I find interesting.

Shaun Ewing

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This is shaun.net — the personal site of Shaun Ewing.
I write about technology, travel, and whatever I find interesting.


Solving the mystery of calls from +266696687

For a while now I've noticed calls coming in through my voice trunks with a strange caller ID. That caller ID is +266696687. At first I thought they might have been calls from an Australian 02 number with an incorrect conversion to E164 (eg: that number might have really been 02 6669 6687). After doing some further digging I then noticed…

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Split DNS on Cisco IOS

At home I have a Cisco 867VAE router that acts as the gateway between my home network and the Internet. It also provides site-to-site VPN between my home network and services I have inside the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. For a while now I've been providing DNS resolution using a BIND DNS server running on a home server as I had a req…

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A look at the Qantas Apple Watch app

As a launch day customer of the Apple Watch, I was looking forward to trying out the Qantas Apple Watch app with a flight just two days after launch. Here's what I found. Before Departure - Glances One of the features of the Apple watch is a "glances" screen which allows you to see a small amount of content from specific applications with…

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Apple Calendar not syncing with Exchange

I've been pulling my hair out recently trying to figure out why Calendar on my Mac won't synchronise my calendar with one of my Exchange (Office 365) accounts. Mail and Contacts is working perfectly, and other accounts were synchronising just fine - with the exception of one account that was displaying an error "Calendar needs a vali…

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