Archive for the “Interesting Things” category

Best Router For Network Monitoring

by admin on August 24, 2017

Turns out the Xiaomi Mi Router 3C is an awesome router for your home or small office which lets you monitor network traffic. Who’s connected, how much bandwidth they are using and you can individually also block certain users. Loved it. (…)

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Suunto Ambit 3 Wish List

by admin on August 28, 2014

  Much as I love my Suunto Ambit, I wish the following things were possible. Will keep adding to the list: – Easier calibration of built in 3D Compass. – Ability to load .gpx tracks created from other apps like (…)

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Suunto Ambit: Best Smartwatch

by admin on August 24, 2014

I have owned the Suunto Ambit for over a year now, and it has clearly been the best ‘smart watch’ I have come across. It has: – GPS : recording tracks, waypoints, navigation – Altimeter – Thermometer – Apps. Yes (…)

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Gionee E6

by admin on December 2, 2013

I finally got my hands on a Gionee Phone. An E6. Gionee is a Chinese brand which has recently ventured into India. The phone runs on Android. Its easy to make an Android Phone work with a Mac. The phone (…)

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Tata Photon WiFi : Great for your iPad and iPod Touch

by admin on October 19, 2010

The TATA Photon Wi-Fi Router is here. With this, you can now create a portable hotspot anytime, anywhere. It is a device that enables you to share Wi-Fi with up to 5 users/devices simultaneously to access internet. Speeds Up to (…)

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Use your GPS enabled Nokia as external GPS receiver with your Mac

by admin on November 3, 2008

Symarctic ExtGPS allows you to use your phone’s built-in GPS module externally on laptop via Bluetooth. It is mainly targeted for Nokia N95, E90, 6110 Navigator handsets, allowing you to use existing, more sophisticated GIS applications. Here’s a How-To connecting (…)

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Fruux | just sync, no frills

by admin on October 9, 2008

fruux is a lightweight and convenient system preference pane, that syncs your Address Book, Calendars, Tasks and Bookmarks between different Macs. fruux supports sync conflict resolution which will help you when you changed a record on more than one machine. (…)

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Remember the Milk on your BlackBerry

by admin on August 16, 2008

Remember the Milk is available on your BlackBerry.    Installing MilkSync for BlackBerry There is a 15 day free trial, which begins the first time you synchronize with MilkSync.Using the browser on your BlackBerry, access the URL below and follow (…)

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Olympic Apps for your phones

by admin on August 14, 2008

Of course, the first requirement is a working data connectionFor your Blackberry:CNN: To download the icon, visit http://cnnmobile.com/beijing08NBC: To download the icon, visit http://m.nbcolympics.comViigo: Download Viigo from here http://www.getviigo.com/bb CBC: visit http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/blackberry/ for more infoWorldMate Live (gives you currency, weather etc (…)

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How to take iPhone Screen Grabs

by admin on August 13, 2008

Turns out you can take iPhone screen-grabs by holding Home and tapping the power button. Photos are (logically) sent to the Photos app.!Get the latest software update if this doesnt work. Haven’t tested it ourselves…