How to edit iPhone/iPad hosts file?

October 19, 2012

For this method, you need to jailbreak your iPhone/iPad. Once jailbroken => launch Cydia => search for iFile and install it. Once install, start iFile. When you first start iFile, you are placed in the /var/mobile directory. The hosts file is located in /etc/hosts so in order to edit it, you need to navigate to […]

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How to disable a Jetpack module?

October 18, 2012

Jetpack is really great and provides many very useful modules but on some sites, we do not need all of them; plus when we try out a module and we don’t like it, it is useful to know how to disable such module. To disable a Jetpack module: Login to your WordPress admin Click on […]

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How to sync apps from iphone to computer?

October 12, 2012

I finally bought an iPhone 4S, yay!!! I bought a few apps then every time when I try to sync apps to my Mac, iTunes pops up saying it wants to delete my apps It took me a while but I finally figured out how to sync my apps to my Mac: In iTunes => […]

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How to capture screenshots under MAC OS X?

February 9, 2012

Ever since I switched to using MAC as my main OS, the Grab utility was the only tool I used to grab screenshots. It was great but Grab can only save the screenshots in .tiff format which Windows audience has trouble viewing. Every time, I had to use another imaging tool to convert .tiff to […]

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Fixing Vista HardDrive Hammering Problem

October 24, 2011

I have a Dell Quad Core 2.4GHz running Windows Vista Ultimate that I didn’t bother to use for several years now. The problem? Even with such CPU power, the system boots very slowly, about 3-5 minutes before I can use it.  And once the system finishes booting, the harddrive keeps hammering for hours making things […]

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Windows XP Guest OS inside Mac OS X

October 22, 2011

As many of you already know, I have switched to use MAC fulltime. MAC is really good, the experience is awesome and I enjoy it a lot. Still because I use many programs and some of them do not run on MAC so I need to power up my Windows PC from now and then. […]

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2Wire DSL Modem Drop Out Constantly

October 20, 2011

I have DSL from ATT for the past two years under the smallest plan.  Its speed? like snail… I got too tired of it and upgraded to the highest plan last week, ouch… Then problem came. Because of the better speed, I started doing more downloading and watching movies, yea 😀 Every time, yes, every […]

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Best Open Source Software for Mac OS X

September 21, 2011

Here is my list of the best free and open source software for Mac OS X. Web Browsing Chrome A very simple, yet powerful and secure browser created by Google. Firefox A highly popular, fast, free web browser. Utilities: The Unarchiver Uncompress tar, zip, rar and everything else. Video Playback: MPlayer Can play almost all video […]

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How to Update baseband 5.15.04 to 6.15.00 for iPhone 3GS

September 20, 2011

I have a friend who recently bought an iPhone 3GS off from craigslist and asked me if I could help him to jailbreak and unlock it. The phone was 3GS, 4.1 with baseband 5.15.04. After checking around, I noticed that baseband 5.15.04 was unlock-able and in order to have the phone unlocked, we had two options: either […]

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