Enable VIM TV-playback using VCDS/VAG-COM in your Audi MMI

Now, this is something for the Audi folks. If your Audi is equipped with a MMI TV-module or a DVD-player, security restrictions have been applied to stop video-playback while your car is moving above a certain speed threshold. This feature is also called VIM (Video In Motion) lock. There’s a guy from Russia who offers …

Safari 4 beta takes a long time to start?

A few weeks ago, my Safari 4 beta started to behave weirdly while starting up. At first, the “fastest browser in the world” just hung a few seconds after firing it up but in the end, it displayed a spinning beach ball for almost 2 minutes until I was able to actually do something with …

BT747 GPS logger application with new user interface

My favorite GPS datalogger management application has received a major user interface overhaul. What a difference it makes! Old BT747 user interface. New BT7474 user interface. The new user interface can be started using Java Web Start. Head over to BT747.free.fr and click on Install desktop version.