Archive for June, 2010

How to block private number calls

If you are sick of being harassed and spammed by Private Number or Unknown Number calls like me then I have some solutions for you. Handy Blacklist for Symbian OS phones The Handy Blacklist application can be used on any Symbian OS phone like Nokia, Samsung or Sony Ericsson. It’s pretty straightforward. You don’t get…

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The best file hosting downloaders

If you are tired of the tedious wait times and restrictions on file hosting sites like Rapidshare and Megaupload, then the following software will make downloading a lot more enjoyable. Did I mention it is also free?

Frequently heard movie and tv stock sounds

How many times have you watched a show or a movie and heard a familiar sound, something that has been repeated so much that it is instantly recognizable? AAAEEEAAAEEAAAAAA!!! —Every movie with the Wilhelm Scream in it. It is well known that the “Wilhelm Scream” has been used and reused by sound editors for many…

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Speed up torrents with few seeders

This is a really easy method to get more users to a dead or dying torrent. Having said that, I’ve also noticed that it helps to increase download speeds from healthy torrents, as well. Just copy & paste this list of public trackers into your torrent’s tracker list. In µTorrent you do this by right…

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Google Street View South Africa

Only realised today that Google Street View is now available in South Africa. Is interesting and fun to be able to stand in my street and zoom, pan and rotate around (Guess I could just go outside and do that but where’s the fun in that?). After months of taking photographs, Google Street View is…

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