Category: Internet

Jul 27 2012

Speedtest.net is down due to power outage

Jun 23 2012

Apple AppStore Singapore now showing Singapore Dollar

Apple AppStore Singapore now showing Singapore Dollar, no more surprises from your credit card bills on exchange rate. Normally, last time before the system implemented, Appstore buyers always have different charges of their credit cards bill. As each banks in Singapore will have different rates on forex daily, hence you will not know the charges …

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Jun 19 2012

How to set proxy with authentication in corporate environment in Ubuntu 12.04

Using terminal, go into the below path: /etc/apt Use the below command if authentication needed: Acquire::http::Proxy http://UserName:Password@ProxyServerURL:8080″;  Use the below command if no authentication needed: Acquire::http::Proxy “http://proxy:8080”;

Jun 14 2012

Apple iOS 6 default Wallpaper – Rippled water

This a nice rippled water wallpaper available in iOS6. Grab this high resolution 2048 x 2048 rippled water wallpaper >> here <<

Jun 13 2012

WordPress 3.4 “Green”

  WordPress 3.4 is out, this release includes significant improvements to theme customization, custom headers, Twitter embeds, and image captions. WordPress 3.4 “Green”: http://wordpress.org/news/2012/06/green/

Jun 13 2012

M1 maintenace page

Recently, when i happen to surf the website of M1, i discovered that they have a host that directly link to announcement of site maintenance. Normally such page only activate or publish when actual maintenance is carried out but, not so in this case. M1 webmaster always leave their maintenance page on http://maintenance.m1.com.sg , maybe …

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Jun 11 2012

6458020 hashed passwords from LinkedIn were leaked

This was an old news that LinkedIn password reported leaked on Internet few days ago. To be exact, a total of 6458020 hashed password from LinkedIn available now on the p2p torrent site. Something very interesting was that the file did not contain any duplicates, if LinkedIn had 150 million users and how come this …

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Mar 31 2011

Setup a PXE environment at home to install Ubuntu 10.10 on client without CD-rom/Floppy

Setup a PXE environment at home to install Ubuntu 10.10 on client without CD-rom/Floppy Things you need: 1/ DHCP Server (Existing home router) 2/ TFTP Server (from Ubuntu 10.10) Steps 1/ Existing ubuntu run the following: sudo apt-get install tftpd-hpa tftp-hpa xinetd   3/ Copy unbuntu boot file to tftp path:   If you have …

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Mar 22 2011

Multiple LAN subnets/VLAN (WRT54GL – Tomato firmware)

Router Setup Access the router through ssh or telnet. On Windows you can use Putty. On unix you can use the Terminal. In the router console, type the following command: nvram show | grep vlan.ports   If you get the following output you are ready to proceed:   vlan0ports=3 2 1 0 5* vlan1ports=4 5 …

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