It’s time for a mobile phone upgrade

May 17th, 2014

How long one should use a mobile phone before looking for upgrade? Well this is very subjective. In my case i used a mobile phone for 5 years before i upgraded. My previous phone was Nokia 5800. It was a decent phone. Like many people i started thinking about an upgrade 2 years from the […]

A Website or a Blog or Both?

August 3rd, 2010

If you have a personal domain name like mine (, the biggest challenge you will face at some point is – whether should I make a website on this location or should I host a blog? Or can I have both, with my personal web pages in the front and blog in a sub directory? […]

How to format Nokia 5800’s external memory

March 4th, 2010

This post explains how one can format Nokia 5800’s external memory. You may need to format Nokia 5800’s external memory to speed up the phone or get rid of some viruses, follow the instructions on the post and provide feedback.

SMEs, it’s time to protect your online identity

October 11th, 2009

One of my relative is a book publisher and seller, he is running this business for decades and most of the sales is through the traditional medium. Like any other Small and Medium Enterprise (SME), he registered a .com domain name for his busines years ago. He consulted a local web design and development company […]

Set up your own photo blog and post snaps live from mobile!

September 25th, 2009

Almost everyone got a mobile phone with a decent cam, and often or not, use it to take snaps. do you really share with others? May not be.. How about an idea of setting up your photo blog and publish the snaps you capture from mobile onto a photo blog instantly? If you liked the […]

Airtel 3G Data Card now available – but limited speed!

September 8th, 2009

3G is yet to be introduced in our country, but at least the hopes are alive that it should be available in at least 6-10 months from now.BSNL, Reliance and Tata Indicom are already selling wireless data cards which can deliver speeds in the range of max 2-3.1 Mbps based on CDMA technology, Airtel was […]

Mobile Phone OS platforms

August 25th, 2009

I was trying to pull out a master list of all mobile phone OS’es. I have heard of WURFL(Wireless Universal Resource File) which is an xml file containing a comprehensive information about many wireless devices (mobil phones) After a long gap, I wrote few lines of PHP code – a simpleXML parser to parse this […]

The reason why I hate Mozilla Firefox

July 22nd, 2009

The good point about firefox is the number of useful addons which are available.But see the memory usage and the resource usage (not reflecting on the snapshot though) This is one area Firefox need to improve. And this is the only reason I never open Firefox on my Netbook (Asus EeePC 1000HE – it will […]

Service Quality of Airtel in Bangalore

July 14th, 2009

Those who have used it, know it.. Well, I am a customer of Airtel for Mobile, Home phone and Broadband, what left is the DTH which I will be owning soon. By the way the reason for this post is to express the service quality of Airtel and comparing it with other operators I have […]

Aircel Pocket Internet settings for configuring PC / Laptop

July 13th, 2009

This post explains you on how to use the Aircel Pocket Internet on your PC / Laptop.For using Aircel Pocket Internet on PC / Laptop , you need a mobile phone which has USB or bluetooth to connect to the PC / laptop. I’ll explain this using the options I have on my previous mobile […]