HowTo: Track your car (or anything else) for free

If you own anything that is worth to track, e.g. a new car which could be stolen, there are some ways to do that. The simplest, but also expensive way is to register at a GPS locating site where you also get your tracking hardware. You could also buy the hardware...

Android: Screen dims and gets blank during a call

By default, the screen and energy settings in Android don’t take effect during a call. The screen always dims after a few seconds and then stays blank, no matter how you configured it in the settings. With “normal” phones this feature may be okay,...

Android app and settings protection

The smartphone / tablet and operating systems don’t make it easy to centrally administrate them these days. A few weeks ago, we ordered 6 Samsung Galaxy Tabs 7.0 and 10.1N, current with Android 3.2, and had to find a way for this. The additional software Good...

Nokia E63 web radio via mobile internet

The Nokia E63 behaves a bit strange when you want to use the built-in web radio application via mobile internet (UMTS, GPRS) instead of WLAN. The access point list is not always the same list which you find under SystemSettingsConnectionAccess points. In my case, the...
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