One Brand Many Things or One Thing Many Brands?

Boagworld explained to me today 10 techniques for an effective ‘call to action’. In which he wrote: Studies in supermarkets have shown that if the shopper is presented with too many varieties they are less likely to make a purchase. I am a bit skeptical about this “studies”, which I thought could be a conjured…

PEAP on Nokia E61i

Quick Version: Disable PEAPV1 and PEAPV2, they are the culprit preventing the proper connection. Long Version: Choose Connection from Settings Menu Select Access Points Create A New Access Point Connection Name: NUSPEAP, Data bearer: Wireless LAN (!), WLAN netw. name: NUS(!), Network status: Hidden(!) Change WLAN security mode: 802.11x(!) Change EAP plug-in settings. Move to…

Dream Big and Implement It

Guy Kawasaki, who is going to Malaysia to give a talk soon, has a good idea on this, but I am not talking about him. He’s Gary Vaynerchuk, interviewed on CNBC on his ideas how he has realized his dream, and how they helped other people.

Working Less is More

The awesome writer Tim Ferris wrote a book called “The 4-Hour Workweek“, which talks how about how to cut down your time wasters in every day’s life. Here is not-that-short interview by Robert Scoble. [podtech content=http://media1.podtech.net/media/2007/06/PID_011485/Podtech_TimFerris_EditorsChoice.flv&postURL=http://www.podtech.net&totalTime=500000&breadcrumb=1b4d844c1bea46afbf1e5d6083aa9dec] There is a nice book excerpt on Life Hacker here. I have read the book once this Month, and…

Twitter, Twitter, Twitter

I think the success of Twitter over Jaiku is not really the technology behind it, or how good the technology is, but the fever of technology that is penetrating into people’s life since the lit of fire. Look, here is one new add-on for your Firefox which allows you to write anything you like without…

Fun time with Twitter

This cool dude is using his twitter to create this: (a flower consisting of all the twitter avatars) and Twitter Mosaic Qulit with all the avatars cached. I learn this from him: you can always create arts from a huge pile of things, regardless if the things are artistic enough to the standard of the…

Google Developer’s Day London

Today (in different time zones) is Google Developer’s day.  There are only two locations where Google is broadcasting live, one of which in London. Check it out here. 🙂 I know we coders..

Why is there no easy audio sharing website?

Today I was about to share some audio files on my blog when I discovered, by surprise, there is no easy way of sharing single audio files at all. Comparing to Youtube, there is no iListen for audio files of shorter length. I miss my blip.tv. After doing some researches on the Internet, I discovered…

Blogging with a Title

A sizable number of blogging tools has this topic centric idea implemented in their interface. An example is as follows: Title:What do I need to blog with a topic in mind? To a great extend, this “topic centric” design forces people to think around a main point. You will always hear from people who seldom…