Yearly Archives: 2008

iPhone 3G Unlock

When I mention the code-name yellowsn0w most people will know it’s the latest thing to come out from The Dev Team. They have made a soft unlock for the 3G baseband version 2.11.07 which is present in the 2.1 firmware. The soft unlock or yellowsn0w as it’s called will be released on New Years Eve.… Read More

Belkin Silicone Sleeve

Today I saw some Belkin silicone sleeve’s for the 3G iPhone, so I decided to get them. They came in a pack of two, one pink and one black. This was convenient as Chell has an iPhone too and likes the colour pink. They are nice and thin, but not too thin and fit the… Read More

3G Speed Test

Well my iPhone is on Optus and most people I know or the things I’ve been reading say that Optus’s 3G network is shit. So I decided to do a speed test and here are the results. Now this was done inside a shopping centre about 12:30pm on a Friday afternoon. Now as the picture… Read More

Say NO to Internet Censorship

All of you by now should know that Australia is introducing internet censorship. Now here in Australia we already pay premium rates for the internet compared to other countries, how can they filter out what we browse. I highly disagree with internet censorship, if I’m paying for an internet service, I expect to get that… Read More

Email Hoaxes

I have received not only one, but two email hoaxes from friends within three days of themselves. The first one is the good old “Bill Gates will give you money if you forward this”, the other being “Ericsson giving away free laptops”. Now here is some of the transcript from the emails, and why they… Read More

iPhone Screenshots

Well I did a full restore of my iPhone yesterday, and decided to re-do it all again and take some screenshots of the iPhone in all it’s glory, haha. The theme I’m using is called Tenius which is a nice lightweight theme and also using the NeoTech font which compliments it nicely. I’ve installed the… Read More

Acronis True Image Home 2009

Well I did a clean install of Windows Vista yesterday and got all my programs and applications installed. This time I decided to create an image of the drive, and see how the backup / restore goes. My main drive (C:) is 83GB and after Vista and all the applications it has 35GB used. I… Read More

iLove my iPhone

Well, as everyone would know, I used to be very anti-apple, and touted the iPhone as a devil phone. But since I bought one, my judgement has changed, and it really is quite a nice device. The first thing I did when I got the iPhone, was JailBreak it with QuickPwn. This allows you to… Read More