Cool Apps for Blackberry Storm

January 29, 2009


Since I will be getting one soon, I’ve decided to start an early look at some of the Storm apps out there.

There are some pretty cool ones. Check them out here.


Weblog Awards 2008!

January 10, 2009


The blog Oscar’s are here again. I obviously voted for Andrew Sullivan.

Vote for your favourite blogs here.

How to: Recover Files After Hard Disk Boot Failure

January 8, 2009


I have been meaning to post this for a while.

Above is a screenshot of how I used Ubuntu to recover files from my dead laptop PC. A few months ago, I tried to start my computer and I got the infamous black screen of death; the error message saying something along the lines of “booting error, system disk failure.”

There is a pretty good chance your system files got corrupted, possibly by a virus, and you might possibly lose all the files on your hard disk drive — on your pretty much dead computer.

FEAR NOT, and do not waste your money doing a file recovery.

Get a working computer,  then download and burn a UBUNTU LIVE cd with a program like this. Then follow a series of instructions here. Cool, huh? Let me know if it works for you too. Please spread the love.