Windows 8 coming October 26 – download now!

Windows 8 is finished and if you have access to MSDN or Technet you can already download it. It has of course already spread to the torrent networks and I have run Windows 8 Pro for a couple of weeks. You’ll need a key to get through setup, but they are easy to find. Or you can ...

Send SMS from Windows (through your Android)

Send SMS from Windows (through your Android)
In my search for a way to read and send SMS from a computer via my Android, I’ve tried MightyText (formerly Texty). A Chrome extension which connects with your phone through your Google-account. This requires the phone to have an Internet connection, either wifi or 3G. Since I usually have 3G turned off most of ...

Airfoil and Airfoil Speakers sends audio wireless between your devices

Airfoil and Airfoil Speakers sends audio wireless between your devices
I’m experimenting with different ways to send audio between devices in my home, as I recently mentioned when recommending Shairport4w. I’ve heard of Airfoil before, but somehow I have never checked it out. Until now! It’s simply an amazing little piece of software and well worth it’s money. You even get a discount if you ...

Shairport4w: Emulated AirPlay for Windows

Shairport4w: Emulated AirPlay for Windows
Shairport4w is a little utility for Windows that lets you emulate an AirPlay destination. Just run it and after a couple of seconds, iOS devices and iTunes can play to it. I wanted to push audio from my iPad to my living room PC, a self-built HTPC connected to my TV running Boxee. Soon to be connected to ...

Why I love Google Chrome

Why I love Google Chrome
I switched to Google Chrome during the Firefox 4 beta period. I’ve been using Firefox forever (from verion 0.7 if I recall correctly), but after 12 betas and some annoying bugs I was fed up. What I love about Google Chrome is it’s simplicity. Installing is a breeze on Windows (and as always on a ...