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Entries from April 2014.

Wavemon - monitor your WIFI connection quality

The old truth that everyone who spends days on business trips: hotels generally suck at local Internet delivery service. The least important service in hotel is pretty crucial if you depend on it to finish some work after business hours.

However, if you are on Linux/Ubuntu machine there's a nice tool that will allow you to evaluate WIFI signal quality. It's name is: wavemon. It's a console tool that shows current (and previous) signal strength.

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Having real-time measurement you can decide what area of the hotel have the best signal strength.

"Keep It Simple, Stupid" by UK goverment

I was searching for current UK VAT rates as my client operates on this marked and found the following official page that was a delight for my eyes:

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Compare that with all that bloat you expect from your government and you know why some countries are much better for business than others.

Computers's helping hand

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