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How to improve signals on your mobile cell phone

The way you use your mobile phone can makes quite a difference when you are in a weak signal area or indoors. Some time ago we discovered you could improve the received signal level on a Nexus 4 phone simply…

How to enable IBM Trusteer Rapport in Firefox Nitro (Firefox 57)

IBM’s Trusteer Rapport banking security plug-in doesn’t currently seem to work with the latest version of Firefox. Fortunately there is a way to manually enable it: Ensure you have the latest version of Trusteer product installed. You may need to…

How to use an external keyboard with your Acer Google Nexus 7 tablet

The Google Nexus 7 is a great mid-sized tablet. It isn’t over heavy and performance is snappy. The screen is large enough for the Nexus 7 to be used for taking notes, say in a lecture or meeting. You can use the on-screen…

RS Components hiccup over RaspberryPi shipments?

It seems that the shipping FAQ on the RS Components Raspberry Pi website may be wrong or out of date and it is possible that RS are not be shipping all orders in the order they were received. One order we…

Google Nexus 7 pre-order deliveries – UK shipping dates

Google’s new 7″ tablet, the Nexus 7 appears to be late shipping and to make matters worse Google appear to be failing to communicate with their customers. Customers are complaining that since pre-ordering opened on June 27 they have had…

Raspberry PI – great for learning but still no stable operating system

The Raspberry Pi has been shipping for some time now but operating system support is lagging way behind, which is frustrating for those wanting to do more with their Pi’s than learn Python. The ‘recommended’ OS distribution for the Pi…

Raspberry Pi $25 computer to launch around Feb 10?

The Raspberry Pi bare board Linux computer being launched by the charitable Raspberry Pi Foundation looks set to appear around three weeks from now. It is designed to help people learn computing in the same way that the Sinclair Spectrum…

Upgrading to a 3D PC monitor

Here at Infomania Towers we’re always keen to try something new. So when one of our PC monitors started playing up and Ebuyer had an offer on the LG LED-backlit D2342 23″ PC monitor it just seemed like a sign……

Nokia launch Lumia Windows Phones

  Nokia have been very open about their need for a successful line of smartphones. Microsoft are also in need of a partner who will really push the new Windows Phone platform – have you looked for a Windows phone…