Half Year Old Vanessa

Vanessa’s 6 months old today. Even though we’re still quite at the beginning, it’s really a milestone too. Today Vanessa had another round of vaccination (how sad to get a jab for her birthday present…). Our regular PD was out on an emergency call, so we had to see another doctor. Hmm this one wasn’t so good with giving jabs….

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Photo Finish with an Attitude Problem

For being an early adopter of the N73 when it was launched last year, I received vouchers for 365 4R photo prints which I could redeem at participating Kodak print shops. This was great, but redeeming the prints has been tiresome (and not to mention Nokia mucked up the sending of my vouchers so that I received them about half…

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Baby Vanessa Updates

Baby Vanessa is now coming to 6 months old. A lot of things have been happening in the last 2 weeks or so. Her tooth has started to pop out. She has started to perfect her flipping-over skill. She has begun to learn about using her vocal chords and expressing herself through screams. Her screams are kinda fun. There was…

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From iPhone to iBrick

Apple has apparently made good on their threat to disable hacked iPhones (BBC News). Their latest iPhone software update has rendered the hacked or unlocked handsets inoperable. Depending on which hack was applied, some handsets may still be operable if fitted with an original AT&T SIM card (San Jose Mercury News, Brisbane Times). Although Apple has publicly said that they…

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Jabra JX10 Ear Gels Fit Perfectly

[photopress:20070928450.jpg,thumb,pp_image]It turns out there are ear gels for the Jabra JX10 after all. I saw this blog post on Treonauts and decided I had to contact Jabra about the not-so-comfortable JX10 fit in my ear. They confirmed in their email reply the next day that ear gels were indeed available for the JX10 and directed me to the local distributor…

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The Fuss with PC Power Supply Units (Cooler Master eXtreme Power)

[photopress:20070923365.jpg,thumb,pp_image]The power supply unit of my home desktop PC started to make some uncomfortable noises, or rather, it was the fan of the power supply unit that was making those noises. Most likely the fan was going to die. And then when it dies, the power supply would start to overheat… and since my home desktop actually functions as my…

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