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Articles by Edwin Kwan

Edwin Kwan is the founder and editor of Little Handy Tips and Wollongong Fitness. He is also the developer for the Google Custom Search WordPress plugin and Custom About Author WordPress plugin. He also has a keen interest in Photography . Find out more about him here.

Schedule Bittorrent downloader


Want to schedule torrent downloads to occur when you are not busy using the computer?
Or are you on an internet plan where you have separate peal and off-peak quotas and would like to do your downloading during the off-peak period?
A scheduled torrent downloading program might be what you are looking for.
Here’s a handy scrip to schedule your torrent downloads while you sleep.

Forward root mail to a user inbox

e-mail linux

Forward emails sent to the computer’s root account to a different username.

Mac: Open links in Safari as new tabs


Here’s a tip on how to setup safari to open links, that would normally open in a new window, to open in a new tab instead.

Show hidden files on your Mac

Here’s a little tip to display hidden files in Finder on your mac.

Water Rebates in Australia

List of available water rebates in Australia. Divided by State.