Category: Technology

August 23, 2021 Off

The curse of SMS

By jaykayenn

SMS was, and remains, the one unifying messaging service available on all GSM phones by default. SMS has been superseded…

November 26, 2020 Off

NetBox update #1 – Prototyping

By jaykayenn

The prototype NetBox for Education is coming along. Hardware was relatively simple. with single-board-computer parts being readily available. Installing and…

November 23, 2020 Off

Internet without Internet

By jaykayenn

Stories of school kids making treacherous journeys through remote jungles to get Internet access have made the news again. After…

March 24, 2020 Off

Contact tracing for ALL

By jaykayenn

In resuming commercial activities and relaxing public quarantines related to the CoVID-19 pandemic, a method for logging public visits to…

November 11, 2018 Off

VR Flightsims in 2018

By jaykayenn

Flight simulators for PC have come a long way since the days of Microsoft Flight Simulator. But in 2018, the…

June 29, 2018 Off

TP-Link 5Ghz routers

By jaykayenn

The Wirecutter has voted TP-Link’s WDR3600 as the best budget router for home networking. At about USD$50, it offers incredible value…

July 27, 2011 0

The Technology of Trust

By jaykayenn

The recent announcement by the Elections Commission to use biometric systems at the polls was instantly met with criticism and skepticism …