Category: Hardware

  • VoIP with Sipura, Sipgate and Netgear Router

    A year ago, I gave Voice over IP a try – and gave up on it. Not because it didn’t work, but because it was not reliable enough. In 90% of all cases it was working fine, but the remining 10% had bad quality, a missing voice channel, etc. That was unacceptable quality.

  • Creating a free public Hotspot

    My wife runs a Coffee House with free Internet Access.  Until now, we just had a compleatly open Wifi Router.  This was great for the customers, but she worried about her liability.  So I had the task to create a solution with the following requirements:Users must acknowledge terms and conditionsEasy to useCollection of information (MAC…

  • No more Caps Lock!!!

    There was a Google Group mentioned to get rid of the CAPS LOCK key – weird, but I’d support it (he has a blog, too).  There are plenty of web sites about it.

  • Nokia & Bluetooth Compatibility

    So I got a phone from work, a Nokia 6021. I specifically asked for one with Bluetooth, which I got. But it doesn’t play nice with my Tungsten T. I can couple the devices, but I can’t dial from my Tungsten (the operation just times out). Isn’t there supposed to be universal compatibility with stuff…