American jugaad!

Untill now I had thought that Jugaad is exclusive to India. But it appears that the name Jugaad may be exclusive to India but technology of Jugaad exists in USA as well. This is a jugaad goods Rickshaw powered with a two wheeler scooter engine.

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Cellular mobile signal boosting jugaad solution.

Solution to boost signal

It had been a week of cellular discomfort. Too many mobile service providers and too little service. Vodafone continue to render lip service by telling me that my phone is not reachable. They want my alternate number. Shameless people did not pause to think that if my phone is not reachable, it could be their problem. Perhaps they know the technical problem and know that it can not be solved without making infra-structural changes.
Anyway my problem is two-fold. One that Data services drop and rather stop altogether at any time or any place. That appears to be part of spectrum problem which Vodafone is unable to solve on its own and has asked the Government of India to allot additional spectrum. Second problem is that in certain part of my office, even when phone shows 3/4th strength, incoming callers ger a message that the phone is ‘not reachable’ Continue reading