Silviu Stroe's tech blog


Share your location to Waze from your laptop or mobile

Last night, lack of activity and hitting me with this problem a few days ago I did a little web application that: – Takes the user’s location via HTML5 Geolocation – Generates a link on its How it works and how to use? Link generated is sent (via SMS, Messenger, etc.) to the person who […]



Network dropping (Wi-Fi, mobile data) on Samsung GALAXY S6 Edge+

I have a Galaxy S6 Edge+ phone and since updated at Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, I’ve got some problems. My problems started in using Facebook Messenger and Whatsapp, but not only. The Wi-Fi connection fluctuations was also present with packet loss every time. On 3G/4G these apps mentioned above keep losing connection, especially in video or […]


MongoDB on Laravel Homestead with PHP 7

Hi, folks! Because I had some troubles with installing and enabling MongoDB driver on Laravel Homestead with PHP 7 version installed on it, I will explain here how I have solved them. Install MongoDB package Import public key: Creating a List File: Update packages list: Install MongoDB package: Make connection with PHP Firstly, I have  […]