Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Choosing a surface

This article compares the new Surface Pro to the very recently unveiled Surface Laptop. I kinda agree with the findings. But I would also add Surface Book to the list of compared items, as although there isn’t a newly released version, … Continue reading

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iOS, then Android, but Android also in the meantime

I asked (more to myself) earlier: What should I learn first: iOS or Android development? Eventually, I think I would better start with iOS, myself. Because of these reasons: Even that the market share of iOS is not as high … Continue reading

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Sorting learning

When you move from Microsoft only development to native mobile app development as well, what would you learn first: iOS or Android? (Assuming you want to go deep.) Or – if you really have distributive focus (which I’d avoid, personally, … Continue reading

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Solved changing the temporary phone number in iMessage app of iPhone

You’ve transferred your mobile phone number from one mobile network operator (also named provider or carrier) to another. The new one gave you a SIM card from the first day of the new subscription, but until the phone number transfer was actually performed you’ve got a … Continue reading

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Nu primiți SMS-uri cu coduri de activare după portarea numărului de telefon?

… Nu disperați! E adevărat că imediat după portare veți primi un mesaj de la operatorul către care v-ați portat indicându-vi-se faptul că portarea s-a efectuat cu succes. Și într-adevăr, la acel moment veți putea suna, veți putea fi sunat, veți … Continue reading

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You may have not forgotten your Nokia security code after all

Yes, recently I have unsuccessfully tried many security code combinations on an old Nokia Asha 311 phone that I wanted to resuscitate for some tests, losing a few hours trying. I was thinking that a few years ago I must have selected a code that was also in … Continue reading

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Sign executables in downloadable archives

Never include unsigned (plain) executable files within downloadable .zip archives: Windows Defender may treat it like a threat and eventually the file could be blocked by its filter. Do always use a trusted certificate and sign the necessary .exe files … Continue reading

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