Redirect OSX internet sharing traffic

To be able to eavesdrop to internet sharing traffic, you may use “pf” or packet filtering tool, which is a kind of firewall used by the mac’s operating system. But hold on, why would you need to listen to internet traffic on a wi-fi device? I usually develop for wi-fi enabled devices and knowing what … [Read more…]

Make MacOS keys familiar to Windows

I have recently started using a OSX installed macbook pro work for my work. It is a performance beast but the main environment I’m used to up to this point was Windows. I had a hard time getting used to the key layout, especially the command key. I’m using Macs occasionally for mobile Safari debugging … [Read more…]

Simple Proxy Server Using Node.js to Bypass CORS

Node.js is a javascript runtime based on Chromium’s V8 javascript engine. It is really simple to create a basic HTTP server using the node.js API and a web based proxy is just an HTTP server that relays incoming requests back to the original recipient. So we will capture the requests and forward them using a … [Read more…]

Standalone Javascript Application With Chromium

JavaScript is becoming more and more popular every day and I was wondering if I could make a standalone javaScript App. I knew that a Chromium (http://www.chromium.org/) portable package has a “kiosk” mode which disables many of the integrated UI. Next I decided to use a Chrome App together with Chromium (Portable version) and managed … [Read more…]