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Posted by Mayank on July 24, 2013 in Mac

Taking screenshots on a Mac is easy. One of our earlier post showed you how to print screen on Mac using Mac keyboard shortcuts. While the method is easy and free – it has limited functionality. If you’re looking for an app, which can do much more than taking screenshots – read on. 3 Easy Ways to Take Screenshots on a Mac 1. Grab Grab is an app available for free! You might be surprised, but yes, Apple created Grab and it comes Read More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 23, 2013 in Games

Microsoft has officially released Halo: Spartan Assault for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 worldwide. The new action game is playable on every major Windows Phone 8 smartphone and Windows 8 computers. The game will be exclusively available for Verizon subscribers for the first month. Windows Phone 8 consumers have something to brag about now – they have one of the best game franchise available exclusive to their platform. In its official blog Read More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 22, 2013 in Kindle

There are rumors that Amazon is working on new lines of Kindles. It is rumored that Amazon will be releasing 3 new Kindle Fire tablets this September 2013. These new line of Kindle Fire tablets will replace the ones already available in the market in an attempt to attract more potential buyers through a refurbished hardware. Last fall, Amazon cut the price of the Kindle Fire and introduced the original Kindle Fire HD with a 7″ and 8.9Read More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 14, 2013 in GPS

Portable devices likes cellphones and tablets come navigational features and have stalled the once thriving GPS industry. GPS makers are finding it hard to convince new buyers to buy a GPS rather than using cellphones and tablets. However, dedicated GPSes still make plenty of sense for most of the drivers. Plus, they’re getting better than ever. GPS are still relevant because they do minimize the distraction and help you keep your eyes on tRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 11, 2013 in Wireless Routers

Touchscreen ATMs… touchscreen gadgets – touchscreen phones.. touchscreen tablets… touchscreen PCs. When every device is moving to touchscreen capability, why not have a wireless router, which is a touchscreen too? Securifi released Almond, which, is the first wireless router in the market that comes with a touch screen. It will help users quickly, and easily, manage their wireless network. Lets face it – configuring wireleRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 9, 2013 in Kindle

My family owns a lot of Kindles – yes, a lot of them. Don’t ask me why. Probably because we loved the first Kindle and then kept on piling a new one without getting rid of the old ones. We ended up having lots of them – we have almost all the Kindle variants available in the market. Our favorite ones are Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire HD. We decided to gift a few of the old Kindle and decided to wrap them in new covers. So, IRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 7, 2013 in Gadgets

Sonos subwoofer (model # SUBGBUS1) is a wireless subwoofer for your Sonos system. It works with all Sonos amplified components: Playbar, Play:5, Play:3, Connect:AMP. Sonos Subwoofer model # SUBGBUS1 is a great option to fill any room with deep and clear Hi-Fi bass. Sonos SUBGBUS1 has the following features: Seamlessly integrates with the Sonos System. Works with Play:3, Play:5 and CONNECT:AMP Fills any room with deep, clear HiFi sound. WirelessRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on July 1, 2013 in How To

If you’re reading this post on how to read .acsm files, it is likely that you would like to read one of the ebooks issues from the library. The .acsm files are used by Adobe Digital Editions, a program used to manage and read eBooks as well as other digital publications; contains data to activate and download an eBook but does not contain the eBook itself; used to authorize, legally download, and read purchased eBooks in Digital Editions. ARead More...

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Posted by Mayank on June 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

After Heat and Spurs NBA Finals Game 6 having ended in over time and so close – down the wire, you don’t want to miss the NBA Finals Game 7 Heat Vs Spurs for anything in this world. There are quite a few ways to watch NBA online if you do not have a cable subscription or are not close to your TV. Watching NBA Finals 2013 Spurs vs Heat Game 7 will depend on what you have and what you can arrange. Here’s how to watch Spurs vs HeatRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on June 2, 2013 in Windows

Windows 8 has been designed to minimize battery drain and to accomplish this, in simplest terms – Windows has to minimize resource allocation to the apps which are active but not in use. Windows 8 has been designed so that most of the apps go into a quiet phase and they don’t take up any battery time at all. Apparently, sooner or later, Windows completely turns off idle apps. The exact timing and details are not known, but obviously, it Read More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 29, 2013 in Apple,iTunes

After several years, I decided to change my iTunes password and decided not to take any help. Unexpectedly, it took me long to find out how to change the iTunes password. So, here is how to change iTunes password without wasting a second! Think about this – your iTunes account is infact your Apple account and it has grown much bigger than just iTunes. To change your iTunes password, you need to change your Apple account password. Here are tRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 19, 2013 in Gadgets

WiFi Boosters are great – they let you use your Mac farther away from a base station. We tested the BearExtender Mac USB WiFi Booster and found that it can pick up WiFi signals from 2-4 times further away than the Airport card built into your Mac can. BearExtender works with older G4 towers, iMacs, and Mac Pros; and is also compatible with Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7 Lion, 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.5 Leopard and 10.4 Tiger. BearExtender cRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 11, 2013 in iPad,iPhone

Teaching kids to learn phonics can be a daunting task. Kids won’t listen to you and you will soon get frustrated. Best way out is to make use of technology and get it done by those who know it best. Barbara Milne is one such early childhood teacher. Barbara Milne is a well known name and with with over 2 million CDs sold, 25 million views and 35000+ subscribers on YouTube, parents and children from all over the world have discovered the joyRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 6, 2013 in Gadgets

The Fitbit Flex is a Fitbit you wear on your wrist. And it’s truly great! It has been some time that a truly great product floored us and Fitbit Flex has us in awe. All you need to do with Fitbit Flex is to wear this slim, stylish device all the time – you can even wear it in the shower. It tracks steps, distance, and calories burned and shows you how you’re stacking up against your daily goals. At night, it tracks  your sleep cycRead More...

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