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BBC Streaming Radio Script for MPD

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UPDATE: Changes the BBC have made to their streaming service…

Combine 1st page of many PDFs

This snippet of code is useful when you have many similar pdfs…

SmartSheet Gantt to PowerPoint

If you need to insert a SmartSheet generated Gantt chart in to…

Dynamic Range Database Extraction Script

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UPDATED Modified (23/02/2014) the script to work with the new…

Install Ruby Gems in a local directory

As I keep forgetting how to do this: gem install --user-install…

OCR using Tesseract on multipage PDFs

Tesseract is a cracking piece of code to do OCR. Using the below…

Finding duplicate files

From time to time it is useful to get rid of duplicate files…

Quitting an OSX application remotely via ssh

So I use my laptop as an alarm clock: on waking from its sleep…