Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Windows3.1 Operating system on Nokia N95

Operating system running on a mobile, Whats new in it... iPhone runs on Mac OS and a lot of other mobiles run on Windows Platform.Ofcourse it may be true But did anyone try installing any Desktop windows version on your mobiles?Yes, a Hacker has tried it successfully by installing a Windows 3.1 version released in 1992 on his Symbian OS based Nokia N95.Pictures are available on the net. It is upto you to Believe it or Not!


Google Mail service is down !!

Google Mail service went down yesterday for some reason in majority of UK for an unknown reason. This affected a lot of corporate people who are using it for official purpose in order to reduce cost for running their own mail servers.Google reported that they are working on this issue giving the highest priority to it and following were the words published by Google on their Gmail support site.

"We're aware of a problem with Gmail affecting a number of users. This problem occurred at approximately 1.30AM Pacific Time. We're working hard to resolve this problem and will post updates as we have them. We apologize for any inconvenience that this has caused".


Wednesday, 18 February 2009

Microsoft set to open Own Retail stores

Microsoft is set to launch its own retail stores in US and around the world. As Windows Vista became the most criticised operating system, the Retailers reduced their sales on Windows in their stores. Microsoft was forced to take some action to overcome this situation and promote the sales of its next windows, Windows7 which ultimately resulted them to open their own retail stores in US. Microsoft is ready to open their stores in each and every mall in US to attract the customers and make them buy Windows7 even during this recession period.


Yavarum Nalam Mp3 songs download

Madhavan is pairing with Neetu chandra in this movie.She has acted in few hindi films like "one,Two ,Three" in which she plays a role of an attractive Police Inspector. The film is directed by Vikram kumar and produced by reliance BIG pictures. The music has been composed by the trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and songs were released this week.Madhavan is looking forward for a break in this movie after his long spell of flops.

Download the songs for this movie here


Tuesday, 17 February 2009

Arya's Sarvam Mp3 songs download

Sarvam - Movie has Arya donning the lead and Trisha pairing him for the first time. This is one of Aryas much expected movie as he join hands with Director Vishnu Vardhan who gave him the first break in "Arinthum Ariyamalum". Yuvanshakar Raja is the music director for the film and Produced by Ayngaran international.

Download the movie songs in .rar format here(from tamilmp3world)


Edit Google Docs on Mobile?

Google has announced new capabilities of list view of spreadsheets on Mobiles like Iphone,Nokia N60, Google/T-mobile G1 and also on ipod Touch.Mobile Smartphone Users can now view, edit, sort and filter spreadsheets. It allows users to even add rows, edit cells ,use filter options and many more on their phones which was just an imagination while ago. Users who would like to give this feature a try can type on their browser.


Google G2 Launch - Vodafone Signs Exclusive deal !

Google is set to announce its most rumoured phone G2 on Mobile world congress in Barcelona. UK Vodafone has signed an exclusive deal for Google's G2 mobile which is also a Android phone. Though HTC the manufacturer and Vodafone are denying the existence of Google G2 mobile, the photos have been leaked on the internet to publicise and increase the sales.The first Google mobile G1 was exclusive to T-mobile.


Thursday, 12 February 2009

Dell Latitude XT2 unveiled

Dell Finally has revealed their multitouch support Laptop - Latitude XT2 Tablet PC. This has the touch screen feature similar to IPhone supporting zooming,pinching etc and is powered by 6 cell Battery.

The configuration of XT2

* 1.2 GHZ Intel core 2 Duo ULV SU9300 Processor
* Supports upto 5GB DDR3 RAM with 1066MHZ bus speed
* 120 GB Hard disk or 128GB SSD
* 12.1 inch multi touch screen
* 1280x800 Pixel Resolution
* 2.5mm Thick chassis
* Windows Vista Ultimate
* 802.11 a/g/n Wifi and gigabit LAN
* Intel GMA 4500MHD Graphics card
* Express card 54 slot
* eSATA,FIrewire and 2 USB Ports

Dell Latitude XT2 in Tablet PC Mode


MxTube - IPhone Youtube Downloader

MxTube is an application available from cydia source on Iphone that allows you to download the video from YouTube or even stream from YouTube. MxTube will be available for those who have unlocked/jailbroke their IPhone with Cydia source installed on it. MxTube allows you to search for a video and display the following options



The download by selecting High(wifi)works great!!


Gmail adds Location to your signature

Within a few days of Latitude's release, Google has introduced the feature of adding your location automatically to your signature. To use this feature follow the procedure below:

* Go to Labs tab under settings, Enable the option "location in signature " and save changes

* Go to GMail signature preferences and select "Append your Location to the signature".

It works like a charm!


Monday, 9 February 2009

Gmail labs - Multiple Inboxes from Google

Yet another feature released by Google on Feb 5th from the Labs. This latest features allows to you to have multiple Inboxes categorised into regular unclassified mails, Starred mails,Labelled mails and Drafts. Each category is displayed in different panels and Google allows you to adjust the position to the right, left or below the main panel.This reduces time in browsing through the whole lot of mails in search of a particular mail.As we all know Google allows Employees 20% of their time to be worked on Personal project and here is the result put forward by a Google Employee as his personal Project.


AroundMe on IPhone 2.2.x

AroundMe helps you to find out the information about your surroundings. AroundMe is an excellent application for travellers. This is a free application available on the AppStore. You need a wireless connection or a Edge connectivity(GPRS) on your IPhone to use this application. As soon as you launch the application, a list of options will be available such as Restaurant,Bars, Hospitals and Hotels. Select what you are looking for and AroundMe displays the places you requested for with the Address,Phone numbers,Map and many more. I am sure no one would like to use one option for sure, the option to know nearby Apple Stores :-)


Thursday, 5 February 2009

Unlocking iPhone(iphone2G) and upgrading with 2.2.1 firmware

Found these instructions while browsing and it works great!

Create a folder called Pwnage on your desktop.

Download the following files and place them in the Pwnage folder you just created: -
BL 3.9 -
BL 4.6 -
2.2.1(2G):iPhone1,1_2.2.1_5H11_Restore.ipsw -,1_2.2.1_5H11_Restore.ipsw

Extract the file to the Pwnage folder.

Connect your iPhone to the computer and launch iTunes.Select your iPhone from the list of devices on the left. Now hold down shift and click the Restore button. Restore is preferred as it won't create any wasted space on your iPhone.

Navigate to the Pwnage folder on your desktop and select the 2.2.1 firmware ipsw. Click the Open button to continue.

Once iTunes has finished updating your iPhone to the 2.2.1 firmware you may launch QuickPwn.exe from the Pwnage folder on your desktop.

Make sure you iPhone is connected to the computer and click the blue arrow to continue.Click the Browse button to locate your iPhone firmware.

Select the 2.2.1 firmware ipsw from the Pwnage folder on your desktop then click the Open button.

QuickPwn will check to make sure the ipsw is valid. Click the blue arrow button to continue.

You can now select whether to Add Cydia, Add Installer, Replace Boot Logos, and Unlock Phone. Select the ones you would like to perform then click the blue arrow button.

You will now be asked to select your bootloader files. Click the Browse button and select the 3.9 bootloader from the Pwnage folder on your desktop. Likewise do the same thing for the 4.6 bootloader file. Then click the blue arrow button to continue.

QuickPwn will now ask you to confirm your iPhone is connected via USB before continuing. Click the blue arrow button to proceed.

QuickPwn will now automatically put your iPhone into recovery mode. Once its in recovery mode you will be prompted to: Hold the Home button for 5 seconds, Hold the Home and Power buttons for 10 seconds, then release the Power button and continuing holding the Home button until your iPhone is in DFU mode.Watch the prompts carefully and follow along.

Once QuickPwn detects your iPhone in DFU mode it will begin the jailbreak process.

Once jailbreaking is complete QuickPwn will inform you that it was successfull. Your iPhone will then proceed to run BootNeuter. This process will take about 5 minutes. Please be patient. Your iPhone will reboot when it has completed the process successfully!

Post a comment if you have any issues or your thoughts.


Wednesday, 4 February 2009

VLC Player for iPhone - Ver 1.9.0

As expected the development team have release the new version for VLC player soon after the release of Mplayer's update. Though there is an improvement in this version of the player, the video display size remains the same disappointing a lot of people. The video is displayed only on the top half of the screen and impossible to view it in fullscreen. The new update is available on cydia source if anyone wants to try their hands on.


Indira Vizha Mp3 songs

Indira Vizha - Movie Starring Srikanth who won applause for doing a village role in "Poo". Namitha is pairing against Srikanth after "Bambara kannalae". Hema malini and Raghuvaran are in the cast. Directed by K.Rajeshwar, produced by ANKK movies and music is by Yadish( Haven't heard this name, lets see if we here it again :-) )

Download the mp3 songs in .rar format here( link from


Surya's Ayan Mp3 songs download

Ayan - Surya's Next movie after Varanam Ayiram. The duo Surya- Harris Jeyaraj has proved their success streak again. The busiest and most happening Actress Tamanna plays the heroine opposite Surya, Directed by K.V. Anand and prodcued by AVM. AVM has joined hands with Surya after their earlier hit "Perazhagan"

Download the songs in .rar format here from (link from


Mplayer for iPhone Ver 2009.01.02-1 - The Improved Version !!

I happened to see the newer version of Mplayer a couple of weeks ago. As the older version was at its testing stages it had a lot of issues as mentioned in my previous post. The newer version seems to be much improved and a bits stable than the older verions. The Skip Forward, Skip backward works in this version without much of a delay and even the movie can be played at any point by dragging the marker which wasn't working in its earlier version.This update can be downloaded from cydia source.


Measurement Labs(M-Lab)

Measurement labs has been launched by google for auditing the broadband speed at your home.Measurement Lab (M-Lab) is an open platform for researchers to deploy Internet measurement tools. By this way Google is expecting to enhance Internet transparency and to help sustain a healthy and innovative Internet. This in Beta stage now.

I tried this tool a couple of times and was not successful with all the tools available as the servers were down. But did manage to test the BitTorrent analyser Glasnost and the analysis was quite useful. This tool is to test whether BitTorrent is being blocked or throttled through the ISP or network administrator.


Google Latitude

Google Latitude is a tracking software by which you can track your friends or your employees via google Maps. The software will be available for most of the smartphones,mobiles,blackberries including the Apple iPhone. This new feature has been launched by Google today and it allows users to find the approximate location of their friends and families if they have opted to share the location details with the users. Latitude also provides the ability of SMS,google talk or Gmail or to update users status and also allows to even upload a new profile photo.