Android Backups

After finally retiring my Symbian phones, I’ve moved into the world of Android (*cough*Samsung Captivate*cough*) and digging the flexibility. On thing that always bugged me about my old phones was the lack of a good backup scheme, however with this new beast I’ve found a relatively easy way requiring only root, three apps and a […]

Ouch!

As a recent survivor of raid crashes, I read the TechCrunch article about CouchSurfing’s demise with great sympathy. However, a comment from someone calling themselves “theone3” was just priceless. Quoting here so I don’t loose it: Yesterday, All those backups seemed a waste of pay. Now my database has gone away. Oh I believe in […]