Well, I’ve gone a little Palm Pre crazy over the weekend, using it as my new WiFi Hotspot. It turns out the My Tether app I used yesterday also has USB tethering capabilities.
Palm Pre has been literally “awesome” in the last couple days that I’ve had it.
I love this new touchscreen phone so much that I even registered a domain name for it called PalmPre-Hacks.com on the night I bought the Palm Pre.
Well, it turns out that my $199 investment on the Palm Pre has paid off already as I have figured out how to make it into a wireless router already.
Well, I’ve been slowly blogging and twittering over at TweetHacking.com, here’s the Top 5 cool twitter hacked gadgets for this last week:
Botanicalls is a ethernet device that lets you monitor your plants via Twitter. For example, if your plant needs to be watered, you will get a tweet for that. I highly like this one as there’s going to be a slew of apps related with gardening f
Here’s a simple hack that will let your favorite apps run faster on your netbook with Windows XP. (I think it also works with Vista too or your desktop but mainly, it would make a difference in a netbook since netbooks don’t have powerful CPUs)
My firefox has been slowing down on my netbook but you can make it run faster on your netbook simply by going to Windows Task Manager->right click on the app you want to speed up such as Firefox->then set it to higher than “normal”.
This simple hack would be pivotal for efficient netbook computing so try
Say goodbye to the evil money-cruching Apple store and hello to hackulo.us and appulo.us, where you can get free apps! I can see Steve Jobs crunching his eyes…
Go Open Source!
Many users of jailbroken iPhones will be familiar with the Installous application. Installous, from the people at Hackulo.us, allows the simple installation of apps previously available from the official Apple App Store – but free of charge with Appulous, of course.
If you are a hard-core Ubuntu/Linux supporter like me, you will need to learn how to save your programs when you install a fresh copy of Ubuntu.
Here’s how to do it:
Keeping your configuration intact is pretty straight forward and obvious. Just backup your /home folder onto an external drive or whatever. Make sure you also grab the hidden files, don’t do my mistake! Applications
Now for the current applications. Basically we just need to make a full list of the installed apps. sudo dpkg –get-selections &
Check out this cool scratching machine that works through human touch. Without spending thousands of on expensive turn-tables, you can easily turn your MacBook or laptop into a touch turn-table and practice your scratching all day long.
DaScratch is a USB-powered MIDI controller that offers touch-sensitive control over your DJ software. Stanton includes integrated software support for popular applications like Traktor and Serato, as well as advanced MIDI support for more musical apps such as Able
I’ve been always a big fan of Linux, (although I am stuck with Windows XP most of the time because all my apps are on there…but I did use Linux before with 3 VMs running Windows to solve that problem.) here’s a cool way to make your Windows XP “look” like Fedora.
Another simple way? Delete Windows and install Fedora. Lol…
What about you Linux fans? Do you have all things linux at home, but at your