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How to Tunnel Firefox Traffic via SSH

January 29, 2008 by · 6 Comments 

Establish the SSH connection Randomly select a port that is currently unused in your client machine. In this article we will refer to it as $PORT. If you don’t know which port to pick, pick a random number between 10.000 and 20.000, chances are it won’t be in use in your client machine. Establish your […]

The Confusing Nature of Phone Dialing & How to fix it

January 4, 2008 by · 14 Comments 

It constantly amazes me how complicated local dialing and international phone dialing can be around the world. During the holidays, for example, I was in Mexico, and if you are calling locally from a land line, you need only dial the last 8 digits of a number. However, if you are going to dial a […]

How to Print from a recent Symbian device to an HP network printer

August 16, 2007 by · 21 Comments 

Ok, I must admit, this isn’t a general HOW TO since I’ve only done this with an HP Photosmart 3310, however, it may also work for you with other HP models: First, I went to the ‘HP Printers’ phone application and selected in printers “Photosmart Printers” if you have a different kind, say, an Officejet, […]

How Not To Forget Calling Your Mother on Mother’s Day

May 12, 2007 by · 2 Comments 

For those of you with mothers that are living abroad and have different Mother’s day from where you live.. or even if locally, has a very nice feature which is it allows you to schedule a call for a certain time (it’ll even send you an SMS reminder). Set one up for Mother’s day, […]

How To Create an Encrypted Disk in Mac OS X

January 24, 2007 by · 25 Comments 

Mac OS X has a great little feature to allow you to create encrypted (AES-128) disk images. If you ever need to send an important file, this is one great way to do it:

How to Fix the Refresh Rate on Xbox 360

January 10, 2007 by · 23 Comments 

If you live in Europe and are having issues with game demos and refresh rates on your TV in HD, do the following:

How To Connect a non-cooperative USB Device to Parallels (eg. Nokia PC Suite)

January 5, 2007 by · 12 Comments 

Although I don’t need to use the Nokia PC Suite for synchronizing my E61 with my Mac, I do need it for the phone firmware update. Thus, needed to connect the phone to my Parallels Win2K image. There is a hiccup that usually occurs when you do this though, and thus there is a workaround! […]

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