Category: Hardware

Apple Special Event. October 30, 2018. From the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House.

Apple just announced an update to the MacBook Air laptop which features a 13.3″ retina display, Touch ID, Thunderbolt 3 (USB‑C), and one headphone jack. Over the desktop lineup, after 1475 days of waiting, Apple completely new designed mac mini space grey finish, every Mac mini now with new eighth‑generation 6‑core and quad‑core processors, high‑performance 2666MHz DDR4 memory up …

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Transcend SSD Enclosure Kit TS-CM80S

I’ve got a new toy today, Transcend SSD Enclosure Kit TS-CM80S. I bought it online store at SGD39 each, so far I think this is the cheapest I can find locally in Singapore. This is a must-have gadget as I worked in IT related field which very often need to handle bare SSD drive stripped from …

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Finally the first incremental updates for iOS 12

Hope this update able to solve Bluetooth issue as my some of my paired Bluetooth devices isn’t showing on the Bluetooth menu.

Apple iPhone XS Max having EAP-SIM and EAP-PEAP issue

I am sure I’m not the only one having iPhone XS max that EAP is not working properly. Singtel kept quiet for their public wireless SSID “Singtel WIFI” not working properly. More over public wireless SSID “Wireless@SGx” also the same.

Finally the  Apple Special Event (September 12, 2018) begins

  It’s 0100HRS in Singapore, where the Apple special event begins streaming on online. :)

Installation of COMFAST CF-912AC (RTL812AU Chipset) USB WIFI dongle driver for raspberry pi

6 Easy steps as below: Downloads the installation file: sudo wget http://www.fars-robotics.net/install-wifi -O /usr/bin/install-wifi Makes it executable: sudo chmod +x /usr/bin/install-wifi Check for driver if rpi-update is run: sudo install-wifi -c rpi-update Check if a driver is available you can run rpi-update to update firmware. sudo rpi-update Now update the driver for the new kernel …

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 Apple AirPods Retro from ColorWare

This is new ColorWare products from  Apple AirPods. The Rainbow colored button and faux vents will have you reminiscing back to the 80s. Grab it while stock last at this steep price of USD399. 😲  

Setup USB TTL console cable from mac OS

Step1:  List all USB connected device system_profiler SPUSBDataType   it will lists all the available USB devices, and also the adapter is listed such as below: Since it it from Prolific Techonology, you can get the driver here. for those user using SiLabs CP210X, you can get the driver here too. NOTE: Mac OS High Sierra …

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Setup WiFi on Raspberry Pi using Wicd

Step 1 Insert wifi dongle before booting up your raspberry pi. Using Cli install the wicd-curses: sudo apt-get install wicd-curses Step 2 Wicd is a well-known package to manage wifi networks from any Linux computer. Once installed, you can execute it: sudo wicd-curses   You will be welcomed with a screen showing the available wifi …

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How reset Motorola/Extreme wireless AP6521 to factory default

Connect AP6521 using serial console port using 19200 baud rate. Login using username “reset” and password with “FactoryDefault” without quotes. AP will warn you that setting will be reset to factory default AP 6521 will restart, wait until it asking for username and password. Fill username with “admin” and fill password with “motorola” on legacy …

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