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Smart cheap and reliable alternative to Skype, calling to landlines and cell phones from abroad

Smart cheap and reliable alternative to Skype, calling to landlines and cell phones from abroad

Recently I found an excellent solution for making calls to my home country. The problem with Skype is that they use the existing (wifi) connection, which isn’t always that good in each country and in every hotel especially not in every room and will result in fragments of slow video, if any and fragments of [...]

Solving the US and EU power plug compatibility once and for all

Solving the US and EU power plug compatibility once and for all

Some things in live are so obvious that you forget to mention them, but a wonderful invention is the Thai power outlet, which can accommodate both flat prongs (like in the U.S. and Japan) and round prongs (like much of Europe and Asia). Since most low power electrical equipment such as chargers and adapters are [...]