The Fuel Cell Experience

With the announcement of Samsung’s breakthrough with fuel cell technology, comes thoughts about how one’s experience is like when we do have smartphones that are powered by fuel cells. Here’s a simplified diagram of how a fuel cell works:   What about size? I’m sure the batteries will be large in the early stages of…


I am Superman, says Apocalypse

This is very off-topic I know but since there’s a superhero in everyone of us, I figured I’d share this with all of you and see if we’re the same so we can start our very own Justice League! I got this off Mike Arrington’s Techcrunch blog. There are two personality tests you can take, The…


Oh this is yummy! HTC’s Roadmap for 2007

Original post : (left to Right): Elf, Kaiser, Wings, Love, (Second Row): Cavalier, Vox, “Unknown”, Athena (heard there are 6 designs & keyboard attaches via strong magnet)   Other related news links: Engadget, Gizmodo, CoolSmartphone, Mobility Today, msmobiles, Modaco


Damn, Mike tagged me!

Looks like I’m forced to divulge my 5 inner most secrets. I’m a gun nut and my favorite caliber is .45 ACP. A very American choice. I taught C.I.A and BASIC programming for a year in a computer shop near where I lived in Malaysia when I was 15. Used to “delve” in software protection schemes during the…


RIP James Brown

Here’s a good video clip to have on your Windows Mobile devices, via Vixy.      


T-Mobile Dash, PCWorld Top 20 Innovative products

NICE!, T-Mobile Dash is one of PC World’s “The 20 Most Innovative Products of the Year” amidst others such as Office 2007, Dell XPS2010 and the Nintendo Wii. Here’s what PC World has to say: The slim Motorola Q brought a usable QWERTY keyboard to Windows Mobile smart phones–and then the T-Mobile Dash came along…



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How to: Watch YouTube on your Excalibur

For those of you who has a landscape Windows Mobile device such as the HTC Excalibur (or T-Mobile Dash) or the Motorola Q, you can watch your favourite YouTube movies (or any FLV movies) easily on your device using the Vixy TinyTube transcoding service. All you have to do is to give it a YouTube…


Psst… Interested in non-techie jobs?

Got four (4) open positions in our team for non-tech positions. Send me your fabulous work of fiction (aka CV/resume) if you’re interested and I’ll zip it over to HR pronto. here are the job titles: Brand Marketing Manager – Audience Insight Senior Marketing Manager – IT Pro and BDM Audience Marketing Senior Marketing Manager…


SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition RC1 Released!

So the final new name for SQL Server for your mobile device is SQL Server 2005 Compact Edition. That’s SSCE not to be mistaken with SQL CE which is the old-old version. Visual Studio 2005 sp1 comes with SSCE installed, but for other configurations, you need to get the SDK and Runtimes separately. Jim Wilson has…