Upgrade Bkool BCycling (Classic or Pro pre-Aug2014) to ANT+ FE-C

Hopefully this is useful for more people like me who had an old Bkool Classic in a corner as they couldn’t use it. Last week I purchased a Bkool trainer through Wallapop (Spanish second hand app) and it didn’t get recognised by anything like Zwift or other simulators (even the BKOOL software itself). In the beginning […]


Aderezo vietnamita de salsa de pescado (Nước Chấm)

INGREDIENTES ▢ 90 ml de agua ▢ 30 g de azúcar ▢ 25 ml de limón/lima recién exprimido ▢ 30 ml de salsa de pescado ▢ 1 diente de ajo bien picado INSTRUCCIONES Calienta 30ml de agua y mézclalo con el azúcar. Una vez bien mezclado, añade el resto del agua. Añade el zumo de […]


Host-based routing with Alibaba Cloud Kubernetes (ACK)

When creating a multi-deployment platform in Kubernetes, you will quickly realise how many LoadBalancer-type Services you deployed. This is usually not a problem with a self-built, self-hosted Cluster, as you manage how things gets created. The problem appears when you use managed Kubernetes solutions like Alibaba Cloud ACK, as it will create an SLB (Server […]


Testing the Alibaba Cloud Elastic Desktop Service (EDS)

Thanks to being an MVP I became one of the first to test this VDI product called EDS back in February. I was such an early adopter that at the beginning I couldn’t even write a post about this, as I first needed to help Alibaba Cloud’s EDS Product Developer to test several points of the […]



Travelling Internationally While COVID-19

2020 wasn’t a normal year. Period. Australian fires, Kobe Bryant’s death, COVID-19, a massive monkey brawl in Thailand… But, yes, specially COVID-19.     Covid-19 has brought world’s aviation and tourism industries to their knees, travel restrictions are everywhere and people around the world are in lockdowns. We are in 2021, and still the majority […]


How And Why I Built A Remote Business

I’ve been working since I was 16 years old, first at a moving company, a couple of junk food joints, a sports shop, an electronics store… then I moved to Australia and enjoyed some roles as web developer and software engineer (shout-out to my employers!).     Overall, turns out I’m (touch wood) quite lucky […]




About How A Single Character Broke Alibaba Cloud’s Container Registry

You load the site… it doesn’t work. You check the console… some weird error. You examine the code… nothing specially wrong. The debugging nightmare begins! This post starts with something “too” common in programming, am I right? Yes, I am :D There is just too many cases where production breaks “just because” and turns out is […]