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Installing Ruby on Rails Environment on Ubuntu

Installing Ruby on Rails Environment on Ubuntu

I have recently joined a bootcamp for Ruby on Rails and thought it might be a good idea to share what I believe to be a decent startup guide on how you should setup your server. By ...

Windows 8.1 – Not Detecting Third Monitor

Windows 8.1 – Not Detecting Third Monitor

Well I finally installed Windows 8.1, and although I finally got used to not having the Start button around, I'm not really going to complain about its return. So the first problem ...

Old Skype on Windows 8

Old Skype on Windows 8

Since the launch of Windows 8, I have been nothing but annoyed at the fact that you need to use the Metro Skype version that requires a full screen to use. It's a chat application, ...

HP TouchPad CM9 with Working Camera (Sort of)

HP TouchPad CM9 with Working Camera (Sort of)

It seems that someone has finally been able to get the HP TouchPad camera working and it's about time! Although it has its bugs and glitches, a camera is a camera and I'm sure we c ...

Watch Facebook Videos on TouchPad/Android

Watch Facebook Videos on TouchPad/Android

Many HP TouchPad or even Android owners these days are not able to watch Facebook Videos on their tablet or device. I have no real clue what's causing it, but I do know a simple so ...

Find My iPhone/iPod

Find My iPhone/iPod

Ever misplaced your iPod or iPhone and couldn't figure out where it was? Well you wont have to worry about that anymore, not with the app developed by Apple themselves called "Find ...

Disqus Comment Count Error

Disqus Comment Count Error

Well the great thing about starting up a new website, with a new template and such is the amount of bugs you encounter during its development. Obviously not everything will just go ...

HP TouchPad CM9 with Working Camera (Sort of)

It seems that someone has finally been able to get the HP TouchPad camera working and it's about time! Although it has its bugs and glitches, a camera is a camera and I'm sure we can all be happy about that. It's the first step towards a fully functional TouchPad and I'm sure the nightly builds will incorporate it soon enough. The video above is of user ReverendKJR testing it and showing us what sort of iss ...

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Watch Facebook Videos on TouchPad/Android

Many HP TouchPad or even Android owners these days are not able to watch Facebook Videos on their tablet or device. I have no real clue what's causing it, but I do know a simple solution. All you need to do is install MX Video from the Google Play Store. Once you have downloaded and installed the player, you can basically select it to play your Facebook videos (along with many others) and it's that simple. ...

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Free Android Apps Daily

Introducing the Amazon App Store - your one stop shop for free apps. On a daily basis, Amazon provides its Android users a random paid app for free with no strings attached. I'm assuming at the moment that this only applies to the American users, but do correct me if I'm wrong. Basically all you would need is an Amazon account with your billing method setup and the Amazon App Store app which you can downloa ...

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Facebook Contact Sync

Many users who are on a HTC device but not using HTC Sense might find it annoying that your contacts don't really sync up with your Facebook data. Sure it says it will sync, but really it just grabs names and that's it - no pictures, etc. However I've found a solution to that problem: Facebook Contact Sync. The app is quite easy to configure, all you really need to do is login to Facebook. Once you have log ...

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FIX: Force Close on Google Music and Hulu Plus

I have not actually come across this issue because I only use Google Music. However, I do note that many people will get this issue, so I thought I'd share with you some information I found. If at any point you receive a Force Close error on either Google Music or Hulu Plus, there is a simple solution that will solve your issue. All you need to do is Download AdFree Android and select "Revert". This will re ...

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HTC Thunderbolt ‘Official’ Gingerbread RUU Leak

If you haven't already heard, there has been a leak for the 'Official' HTC Thunderbolt that was leaked recently, that updates the phone to Gingerbread. I've been using the update for close to a day now. So far no random reboots, battery life has been vastly improved. Had a few issues with getting a data signal at the start, but after restarting a couple of times, it all seems to work fine - both 3G and 4G L ...

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WD 2GO App – Must Have for Wester Digital Users!

If you own a WD My Book Live and an Android 2.1+ device or iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad with OS 4.x or later, this app is a must-have. For those of you who Western Digital users who don't like filling your phone up with too much data, like your music, photos and videos - look no further! WD 2GO App has heard your cries and released an app for users on their My Book Live line of service. With this app, you wi ...

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New Data Management App – My Data Manager

Some of you may have read my old article about managing your data management here. Well since then, there have been many new developments, not only in the market but on your networks. Some networks have decided to throttle users to lower speeds, even though they are on an unlimited plan, once they hit a certain usage cap. Both Verizon and AT&T are currently two networks who do this but try to leap aroun ...

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Google Music Beta – Beta Invites

If you have not noticed by now, Google has allowed users that are currently using the Music Beta by Google to send out two invites! The only problem is that users still have to be from the United States. If you are unsure as to where you can send invites from, it is located on the top left of your Music Beta page, above My Library. Once you click on that, it will give you a pop up box where you can type in ...

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Android App – Dolphin Browser HD

I'm sure most people have been on the lookout for a new browser since the one that comes with Android isn't really the greatest. Well look no further because I have found it! The Android app is called Dolphin Browser HD. There are many features on this browser that sets it apart from your default browser - here are some of them: Add-on - Do customize your own browser, and make your browser look and function ...

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