Category: Hardware

Living With The HTC HD2

A while ago I bought a HTC HD2. I did a minor bit of tinkering with it to get it just right. I’m still only about half way done with the changes I want to make but I thought I’d post about what I’ve noticed so far.


I really liked my Nokia E65, I’ve had it for ages now and it’s treated me very well but the time came to move on. I opted for a HTC HD2. Yes, I know a Windows Mobile device. Shock horror. Well pardon my French but screw you guys! I’ve never actually owned a WinMo device […]

Sky HD Hidden Service Menu

The other day my satelite dish went on the fritz and I had to call Sky to sort it out. Turns out the simple fix in the end was to unplug the box from the mains and then plug it back in. The operator told me that sometimes when switching channels the LNB on the […]

Panasonic TX-P50V10 Plasma TV Optical Woe

I bought one of these a while ago. It kicks ass. Like totally. One thing I have run into which is really annoying is that if you have a HDMI input source like an XBox 360. If you then use the optical audio output to connect the TV to an amp it will only ever […]

Creative Zen and Winamp Playlists

My shiney new Creative Zen arrived today, after the 4 hour initial power charging session I started trying to transfer tracks to the player. All the mp3 files copied as expected but my m3u Winamp playlist files were ignored with the device stating it was an unsupported file type. That sucks since I have hundreds […]