Google Wifi and Comcast outages – Handy Things I learned

With recent power outages, my Google Wifi died.  I found some handy curl commands outlined online.  I hope others find these links useful. Command curl http://onhub.here/api/v1/status Response On Here Hub API / Google Wifi https://github.com/olssonm/google-wifi-api/blob/master/README.md https://www.reddit.com/r/GoogleWiFi/comments/5w73wn/is_there_a_web_interface_for_google_wifi_or_can/ Reset Modem Links https://forums.xfinity.com/t5/Your-Home-Network/Comcast-Router-Login-http-10-0-0-1-Not-Loading-WiFi-Settings/m-p/2582213

Social API – Tag Patterns and other optimization thoughts

Generally, I find developers implementing scenarios, such as “As a User, I need to iterate over X Social API, so I can find the right content.”  The scenario implies that the social metadata is included, however many developers iterate over the entries in the feeds to discover the Tag metadata.  If you read the documentation […]

First Time Through… BSS and API Explorer Tip

My colleague Phil Riand, since moved on to Trilog Group, created a very dynamic API Explorer which can be synchronized with the Documentation.  It’s good stuff, and a nice reference. A customer ran into a problem calling the BSS APIs against the IBM Connections Cloud (IBM SmartCloud for Social Business) C1 Test Environment.  The default […]

API Explorer

For those developers who are looking for the right API…. The IBM SmartCloud for Social Business has it’s own view on the API Explorer. Navigate to https://greenhouse.lotus.com/sbt/SBTPlayground.nsf/Explorer.xsp From the Environments Menu, select SmartCloud. You’ll see the view changes, and BSS and Social appear. BSS is the Business Support Services, and Social is for the Social […]

Creating a New Wiki Page as a Child

A partner asked how he could create a new wiki page with a specific parent.  API Details URL: https://{hostname}:{port}/wikis/basic/api/wiki/{wiki-label}/feed Method: POST Content-Type: application/atom+xml You may have to add the X-Update-Nonce header.   You have to update the XML with the parentUuid – eg bd586bb6-d9b2-4527-b9a0-0f9b0d3c1e3f When you complete the post, you’ll have a new page with a […]