Tech, Tips and Talks with Singapore at heart

16th Apr 2015

Disable “Waiting up to 60 more seconds for network configuration”

So, the only other solution must be to edit ‘Waiting for network configuration…’ script. This script is actually located here: /etc/init/failsafe.conf Around 25 lines down in the file you will...

30th Mar 2015

Facebook is opening up Messenger app to developers and business – FB F8 Keynote

Facebook is opening up its Messenger app to developers and businesses. CEO Mark Zuckerberg also announced his futuristic plans for virtual reality when he took the stage at Facebook’s F8...

Lee Kuan Yew has passed away today at 3.18am. He was 91 – PMO.Gov.SG

Passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, founding Prime Minister of Singapore The Prime Minister is deeply grieved to announce the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, the founding Prime Minister...

20th Mar 2015

Uber launch Supercar rides this March – Get your free credit code here

If you haven’t got the memo from Uber, they are launching supercar rides. Details below from Uber’s blog post.   Your Supercar is Arriving Now March 19, 2015 Posted by...

20th Mar 2015

Singapore might have 4th telco company providing unlimited data on 4G

Read on. Talks are in place. What Singaporean might need badly when we all realize how sucky are the big three charging premium but bad quality service most of the...

17th Mar 2015

Before you buy “Made In China” products, think! – Watch This Documentary

Makes me more aware why i should avoid buying things from China. This documentary might not entirely relate to us in Singapore but do watch it and understand how we...

30th Oct 2014

Here is what you might not know about the internet in 2014 – Infographic

Another cool infographic to share. While some facts are known, other facts might surprise you. Nonetheless sharing the good stuff. Do share!. I received this infographic via email probably from...

What Music Do Smart People Listen To – New Study – Infographics

So what music do the smart people listen to? Apparently Radiohead and the dumb ones listen to Beyonce. Offensive i know but data is data. It might not necessarily reflect...

23rd Oct 2014

Fixing MYSQL / WordPress Restore – ERROR 2006 (HY000) at line 267: MySQL server has gone away

Fix “WordPress database error Table … is marked as crashed and should be repaired” All the content on my site was gone. When I went to investigate, I found my...

15th Oct 2014

DRBD + Heartbeat causing infinite reboot loops between master and slave nodes – Cloudstack setup

I am probably lucky to have come this issue at early stage of my setup. I faced an infinite reboot loops at interval between my two Cloudstack Manager node +...

12th Oct 2014
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Must watch interview with ‘whistleblower’ Edward Snowden

A very insightful interview of Edward Snowden. Pretty much opens up of what the media spins over what he personally thinks. Source from Techcrunch. Quote from Techcrunch article: He added...

10th Oct 2014

Submitting your site to Baidu – English Guide

It can get pretty competitive out there trying to get your site to be indexed and appear in search. Going on extra miles to make sure your site is index...

27th Sep 2014

Facebook Auto Invite Your Friends to Group – Single Click 2014

Have you ever created a Facebook group, well most of us have tried it but the problem we face is that we can’t get many members to it.   So...

27th Sep 2014

Facebook Auto Invite Friends to Page or Event Single Click 2014

Hi friends, I’m back with yet another Facebook trick. This trick is to invite all your Facebook friends to an event or to go like your page. We know Facebook...

26th Sep 2014

Bash Bug dubbed “Shellshock” – How to check if you are affected.

Mac OS X Mavericks is also a *nix, and also vulnerable to the Bash bug. Sean Gallagher UPDATE, 9/25: The Bash vulnerability, now dubbed by some as “Shellshock,” has been...

11th Aug 2014

Android 4.1, 4.2, 4.3 Jelly Bean with Adobe Flash

Android 4.1, 4.2, 4.3 Jelly Bean with Adobe Flash Some browsers such as Google Chrome and Opera Mini doesn’t support Flash on your Android device. So far, Mozilla Firefox, Dolphin,...

28th Jul 2014
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Common Tar Command Tutorial with 10 Practical Examples

On Unix platform, tar command is the primary archiving utility. Understanding various tar command options will help you master the archive file manipulation. In this article, let us review various...

26th Jul 2014
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scp different ssh port

scp different ssh ports (one or two different ports) You can use ~/.ssh/config to specify the ports to use for the hosts (and for setting many other nice things; check...

25th Jul 2014

5 Best Uploading PHP Script Free / Opensource / Freemium

There are many file uploading/hosting scripts available in the internet. Today i have collected 5 best open source file hosting scripts that can help you create a file hosting service...

16th Jul 2014
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Rsync Examples (Linux Command)

HowTo Use rsync For Transferring Files Under Linux or UNIX How do you install and use rsync to synchronize files and directories from one location (or one server) to another...