Timer and Stopwatch Online

Sometimes you might need a stopwatch. No reason these days to install one on your PC. Just use https://big-clock.com/

If you need a timer, you could try this: https://www.online-stopwatch.com/countdown-timer/

Paul LI’s free timer to download and install, it has the advantage that it remembers some settings:
When you press its minimize button it minimizes to tray, not to taskbar. That would be a bit confusing at first, because you wouldn’t konw it if I had’nt written it. Or download it here.

Fritzbox 7490 Info LED blinks

When you’ve got a new call on the internal answering machine of the Fritzbox 7490, the Info LED starts to blink. (It can also blink because of other reasons, which are not the topic here.)

To stop the blinking, you should listen to the call. But the blinking does not stop when you listen to the call from the Anrufe/Calls page, see first screenshot below.

No, you need to listen to the call from the Anrufbeantworter/Answering machine page to stop the Info LED from blinking. See 2nd screenshot.


F.lux makes the color of your computer’s display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day. It is free and it is also available for Linux.

It seems that it really helps me getting into sleep mode in the night. I recommend it.