Category Archives: App of the Week

Astrill VPN (Client) App for Android 5+ (Lollipop)

I have found out that after my Smartphone updated to Android 5.0.1, the Astrill VPN app no longer works. It keeps returning an error message that says “No process running.” I wrote an email to Astrill customer support, and they … Continue reading

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Adding MegaStat in Microsoft Excel 2010 (Maybe it works in 2007 as well)

Update (5/10/2013):  It appears that the download link in the original post has been dead for a while. I am providing two additional links. 1. http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0010126585/student_view0/megastat.html (from McGraw-Hill, in lower part of the page) 2. MegaStat_files (from my blog, this link should stay as … Continue reading

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Access Facebook and Youtube for free in China

[Another article on how to circumvent Chinese GFW on my blog.] Many great websites of our age are inaccessible from the territory of the “central kingdom” – China. Facebook, YouTube, and many more useful websites are blocked by Chinese GFW. Wikipedia … Continue reading

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App of the Week – Briefing

Oops, I’ve already fallen behind in publishing my weekly series “App of the Week”, I guess this is the typical me… but I promise that I will upload an episode before this Saturday. Here is my schedule for following four … Continue reading

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