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How to Bypass Hotspot logins on a mac

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If you are reading this you have probably faced a Hotspot at an airport, hotel, cafe etc. where the WiFi access was open but you faced a Hotspot login portal asking you to agree terms & conditions or pay a fee.

How to bypass API restrictions

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Don’t you hate it when a free API has limits on the number of request you can do? I was hitting the wunderground.com and openexchangerates.org API’s limits often. The problem was when we had a traffic spike. We didn’t want to pay for premium the same way we don’t want to pay extra bandwidth in case of a spontaneous traffic surge. So we came with the idea to cache it. Here’s an easy way to ‘cache’ the API’s JSON response.