December 2015

  • I have recently come across a new issue where my computer wakes from sleep mode on its own. Basically, I will put the computer to sleep around 10pm and when checking in the morning, the computer is already powered on. I researched this issue online but could not come across anything that was all to...
  • Since the holiday season is upon us, I thought I would write up this quick tutorial on how to use Amazon Japan (www.amazon.co.jp) in English. In past years, my family would buy gifts for the holidays and then pay ridiculous amounts of money to ship them from the US to Japan (not to mention I would...
  • A bit of background: If you own a Japanese iPhone, you probably know that you are unable to disable the shutter sound. This can be quite annoying for those that wish to take a photo without causing noise and disturbing others. There are several valid reasons for not wanting the shutter sound...