Browsing All Posts published on »December, 2010«

SPB Mobile Shell beta testing on Android

December 21, 2010


One of the most popular ( if not the best ) 3rd party User Interface in Windows Mobile is still SPB Mobile Shell v3.5.  SPB Shell is a highly customizable UI solution that provides a uniform user interface across all the  mobile operationg systems:  Symbian, Windows Mobile and soon will be on Android. Having used […]


December 20, 2010


As in a computer or any smartphone, one could similarly overclock the iPad. The iPad’s A4 CPU is being tweaked by Apple  to run at an optimum speed of 833 Mhz instead of 1 GHz. The overclocking steps just involve renaming a processor speed monitoring file. Listed below are the steps which are pretty straightforward […]

Malaysia Boleh ! – Another Bus accident today with 27 killed

December 20, 2010


” Bus crashes are relatively common in Malaysia, often involving interstate buses, and accompanied by revelations that drivers were unlicensed, speeding or under the influence of drugs to keep themselves awake.” This is part of the online news report today at The Straits Times ( Singapore ) about the latest bus accident at Cameron Highlands. […]

Malaysian Mobile telcos now offering 8 digit number

December 18, 2010


Wef 15 December, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) have introduced a new public cellular phone numbering format into the market. The new format – known as 3 + 8 format – begins with a 011 prefix and followed by eight digit. The rationale behind this move is obvious – numbers are getting limited […]

North Korea warn South Korea of Nuclear War

December 17, 2010


Please pray this will never happen. Came across this news release from AFP today North Korea :  War with  South Korea would go Nuclear SEOUL – NORTH Korea warned that another war with South Korea would involve nuclear weapons, as diplomatic efforts continued to ease high tensions over its deadly artillery attack and atomic ambitions. […]

MacBook Air (Oct 2010 models) firmware update

December 11, 2010


I was checking “Software Update” on my MacBook Air and was pleasantly suprised there was a firmware update. The EFI firmware update was issued yesterday for the latest  11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Air models. It addresses several issues especially on display problems, kernel panics, and other issues. The new update, known as MacBook Air EFI […]

iPad : ” Dead” and Unable to switch on

December 10, 2010


Problem : – Unable to switch on the iPad as if the battery is dead. Tried with the charger plugged in but  still same problem ? – Continual restart without displaying the homescreen – An update or restore did not complete and the iPad  is no longer recognized in iTunes. – iPad  stops responding, showing […]