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How to make Google Nexus One as Wi-Fi hotspot

Google Nexus One smart phone can be used as Wi-Fi hotspot/Access Point.
Nexus One can be configured to behave as Wi-Fi hotspot/Access Point, so that other gadgets, laptops or PCs which have Wi-Fi enabled devices can connect to Nexus One and access internet.
One and only requirement you need to setup this is Mobile Data Connection.
Step 1) Goto Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Tethering & Portable hotspot.
Step 2) Check Portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
Step 3) Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings option will be enabled. Check this option.
Step 4) Check Configure Wi-Fi hotspot option.
Step 5) Configure Wi-Fi hotspot page will be shown.
Step 6) Enter a name for your Wi-Fi, in Network SSID field.
Step 7) Select Security type for your Wi-Fi. Security type can be either Open or WPA2 PSK.
Step 8) If you select Security type as WPA2 PSK, then android will prompt for password to connect Wi-Fi.
Step 9) Save your Wi-Fi Configuratin.
Uncheck Portable Wi-Fi hotspot at step 2, to stop Nexus One behaving as Wi-Fi hotspot.

BSNL 3G Settings for Google Nexus One

Google Nexus One is among one of the best smart phones available in Android segment.  Google is planning to release a mini version of Nexus One in India, with reduction in price as per Indian market.
If you are having Google Nexus One phone with you by any choice and if you took BSNL 3G connection here are
some of tips on how to get BSNL 3G enabled on your Google Nexus One phone.
Goto Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
If no APN is defined till now, your screen will be blank.
Click on Menu(second button from left) button on your Google Nexus One and selecte New APN.
Give following details:m
Name: bsnlnet
APN: bsnlnet
MCC: 404
MNC: 73
Authentication Type: None
Leave all other fields to their default values.
Click on Back button, and enable APN setting defined just now.
All Set :)
You will be able to see 3G  icon in notification bar in couple of seconds. If 3G icon is not coming even after waiting 5 minutes, switch of your nexus one and switch on it.
Make sure ‘Data Enabled‘ is turned on in Settings ->  Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks screen.
Here is a screen shot of settings for New APN.

Your Twitter Profile Value

want to know how much your profile is valued with your tweets on twitter. There is an easy way to find it out. go to TweetValue and enter your twitter profile. It will show you how much your twitter profile is valued.

you can sell your twitter profile or you can put twitter profile’s value on your blog or website etc, with widget provided by Tweetvalue.

Go on folks know how much you are valued by your tweets.


How to know Request Group name of Concurrent Programs in Oracle Applications

To know request group name, to which a concurrent program is associated and also executable name of the concurrent program, following query will be useful. For seeded concurrent programs it is known to everybody, but for custom concurrent programs it will be very difficult to memorize.

from fnd_responsibility r,
fnd_concurrent_programs_tl p,
fnd_request_group_units u,
fnd_request_groups fg,
fnd_executables e,
fnd_concurrent_programs fcp
where r.request_group_id=u.request_group_id
and u.request_group_id = fg.request_group_id
and u.request_unit_id = p.concurrent_program_id
and fcp.executable_id = e.executable_id
and user_concurrent_program_name like ‘%Period close value summary%’
and fcp.concurrent_program_id = p.concurrent_program_id