Gnucash not able to retrieve stock quotes from Yahoo Finance USA fix to USA.pm

If you use Gnucash with stock quotes, you would have found that since early February 2014, it is not able to fetch the stock quotes of companies such as AMZN, IBM, MSFT from the NYSE. Yahoo Finance is the source for Gnucash to retrieve these quotes from the NYSE. Yahoo Finance has made a change … Continue reading Gnucash not able to retrieve stock quotes from Yahoo Finance USA fix to USA.pm

How to save memory on RAM starved Galaxy Y S5360 android phone using K-9 email client

Android phones like the Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 have just 168 mb of RAM available for use. If you have multiple email accounts and want to read email on the go using the phone, then you have no choice but to download the GMail client (provided by default) and then to read Yahoo mail, download … Continue reading How to save memory on RAM starved Galaxy Y S5360 android phone using K-9 email client

JStock to retrieve and view stock quotes online

jStock is a cross-platform stocks viewer and alerts utility written in Java. It allows you to set up a list of stocks, your stocks portfolio for multiple stock markets the world over. Earlier it used to use the Yahoo Stocks as a feed, but since that feed stopped retrieving many stocks, jStock now fetches the … Continue reading JStock to retrieve and view stock quotes online

Gnucash not able to retrieve currency quotes

Of February 2012, gnucash stopped returning currency conversions. If you get the error that says "Unable to retrieve quotes" for any currency, you have to make changes to the Quote.pm file on your computer. This is due to changes made by Yahoo, which have broken Finance::Quotes currency retrieval. Follow the instructions below to fix your … Continue reading Gnucash not able to retrieve currency quotes