A mobile with two weeks battery life. Easy

Recently I gave away both my Samsung Galaxy S3 and Grand smart phones and replaced them with a cheap old fashion Nokia phone. I have had it with the hype regarding how incredibly smart the smart phones are. All smart phones in the market lacks one crucial thing: battery life. They last maximum for a … Read more

Upgrading to Filemaker Pro 13

I just got a mail from Filemaker to download the latest release of their software, and have started doing so. As far as I can see, this release addresses a major annoyance with earlier versions: The need to be on Windows or Mac for the clients. They have implemented something they call Direct Web Access … Read more

Effective mosquito trap – get rid of mosquitoes

EFFECTIVE MOSQUITO TRAP THAT WORKS. GET RID OF MOSQUITOES. Update 23.06.2013 The trap works! You can read further down in the text how to make it. I checked the contents of the mosquito trap today and saw that there actually are some mosquitoes down in the bottle. I have checked around a lot in recent … Read more

Updates from MyUS.com

I have been a big fan of MyUS.com forwarding service since I moved to Egypt. It’s very practical to use their service to be able to buy stuff from Amazon and other online retailers in the USA. Here is the latest news they just mailed me: Hi, We’ve heard your feedback, and we have some … Read more

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Egypt Ranks As Top Country in Protests according to Rights Center

An Egyptian rights center issued a report on Monday stating that Egypt has become the top country in the world in terms of the number of protests. The “Democracy Index” monthly report issued by International Center for Development states that there were 1345 protests in March compared to 864 protests in February. “This is an … Read more

Why don’t you follow me anymore?

Since I am such a rational person that loves automating stuff, I will give you the top reasons why I have stopped following you on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin or any other social media I am active. You keep repeating yourself. If you keep re-tweeting your own blog posts to get as much traffic as possible to it, I will … Read more

Classical statements of President Morsi

As we all know, Egypt’s President Mohamed Morsi has a real skill for classical statements. So, I will gather the more famous ones on this page so we can all admire his infinite wisdom. 26th of March 2013: “I will not allow anyone to put their fingers in Egypt,” Morsy said again at the Arab League … Read more