September 5, 2014 12:35 PM

Is DuckDuckGo the latest victim of the GFW?

As many of my friends and colleagues will tell you that I have been using DuckDuckGo as my primary search engine for about 5 years now. This proved a smart choice when I moved to China because other search engines were either filtered or just did not work from the mainland.

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April 25, 2012 12:07 PM

Has TuneIn.com fallen to the GFW?

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I recently returned to Shanghai from a 3 week business to South Korea. When I sat down to reflect on my trip and listen to some radio news from the UK, I fired up my Sonos audio system and was perplexed why all of my Internet radio station favourites had disappeared, yet those of my wife still remained (my wife is from China and I new they were hers because they were all Chinese stations).

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October 6, 2011 3:22 AM

RIP Steve Jobs, 1955 - 2011

Remember Steve Jobs this way, in his own words: "Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life."

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May 10, 2011 8:30 PM

Multiple identities in one account with Apple Mail.app (OS X and iOS)

For sometime now I have wondered why Apple had missed out the ability to set multiple identities for email accounts in their Mail.app on Mac OS X and iOS.

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March 24, 2011 1:09 PM

Adding apt-add-repository to Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS

I recent versions of Ubuntu a handy little utility call apt-add-repository was created to make it easier and more friendly to add Launchpad PPAs to your Ubuntu installation. I recently discovered that this utility is not installed by default on the Ubuntu Server Edition (certainly this is the case for Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS).

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