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New PLDT Land line. FINALLY.

I grew up not having a telephone or land line telephone at home. Yep, NOTHING. But, like many of the kids I grew up would say, We we’re fine. 1,201 more words


Throwback Thursday: Pagers

Whether you called it a pager or a beeper, two things were clear: you couldn’t live without it and man, oh man, was it cool. Answering machines? 30 more words

LinkIt ONE - first impressions

TL;DR – The LinkIt ONE is an awesome Arduino, with a ton of great integrated peripherals, but I fear there’s too much of a gap between Arduino style development and building the next generation of connected things – though hopefully that gets covered by the forthcoming Eclipse based SDK. 823 more words


colorize man pages



But how?

sudo apt-get install most

Then add this line to your ~/.bashrc:

export PAGER=most

Open a new terminal and try it.

Explanation… 35 more words


Apple ordered to pay $23.6 million after losing lawsuit over wireless messaging

Bloomberg reports that a federal jury has found Apple guilty of infringing on six patents related to outdated pager technology from the 1990s. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas has ordered Apple to pay a $23.6 million settlement for violating six patents owned by plaintiff Mobile Telecommunications Technologies LLC in the case. 277 more words

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Programming Enhancements for Motorola Minitor VI Fire Pagers

This technical video provides a quick look at Motorola Minitor VI enhancements using the RLN6527 programming cradle and free software. If you are new to programming Minitor VI’s this will highlight the improvements as compared to the Minitor V. 11 more words


Random calls

Read the call schedule correctly before you start calling random chiefs in the middle of the night. The call schedule does not change at midnight and chiefs do not like being awakened at 3 AM when not on call.