5 Creative Japanese tech products as your gift(s)

Originally inspired by Mashable article. 15 Creative USB Drives for Storing Your Data in Style http://mashable.com/2010/10/03/creative-usb-drives/ The holiday season is coming up. So it’s time to start thinking about your gift. If you are interested in Japanese stuff and want to have something Japan related… but somewhat creative… here are my choices. . Five (5) creative Japanese tech products as your gift(s) 1. USB Style Japanese Garden ¥4,999 / $54.99 /€44.49 + S&H + Tax (where applicable) This is USB-powered water pump. It doesn’t do anything else but pump the water. But it may be cool to place next to your computer to relax. Where to buy: http://www.geekstuff4u.com/usb-japan-style-garden.html . 2. […]

Installing Redmine 1.0.1 on Media Temple (dv) 3.5

OK I spent 6 hours figuring out this. Now it looks like my Remine 1.0.1 is working fine. There were a couple Hiccup due to old documentations. For those of who want to install Redmine, especially on Media Temple (dv) 3.5 server… 1. Installing YUM I thought I could just follow… http://kb.mediatemple.net/questions/1564/Installing+YUM+on+a+%28dv%29+Dedicated-Virtual+3.5+Server However, when I tried to run YUM, I get the following message. Error Message This is because of incompatibility of rpm-python. You have two options. Whether to downgrade rpm-python, or upgrade the depending packages to rpm-phthon. I chose easier one… but it took me a while to find the old rpm-python… probably there may be security stuff you […]