Monthly Archives: December 2010

The iPad as a Photo Storage device 2

Have transferred hundreds of photos from 4 cameras and an iPhone so far and the iPad camera connection kit has worked flawlessly.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Garmisch WiFi

In common with many hotels we’ve been at and have spoken to others about our hotel wifi here in Garmisch is really only in the foyer area and breakfast room. Not in our apartment room. But free so no real … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Buying a microSIM in Germany 3

Nürnberg Only tried one Telekom store in the main shopping drag, I guess it was Königstrasse, but the sales guy was completely clueless and said categorically that no such prepaid 1 month plans were available and then only 24 months … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Nürnberg Wifi

Staying at hotel am Josephplatz. Free Wifi coverage good with lots of repeaters. Also a free shared PC with Internet access near reception.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Buying a microSIM in Germany 2

First two attempts to get a microSIM for the iPad failed. Went first to a Vodafone shop on the main drag but the quite knowledgeable sales dude told me straight up that they had no prepaid plans at all. Next … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Munich wifi

Munich Staying at Hotel Herzog Wilhelm. There seems to be good wifi strength in the rooms. 3-4 bars but decided not to pay the base rate of 3.50 euros for a 30 minute contract.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Changi airport Wifi

Changi airport in Singapore has free wifi but coverage is a bit variable. In the main shopping area signal was good but out at the end of terminal 3 (gate A14) we got 3 bars but couldn’t get onto Internet. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment