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Posted by Prashant on June 3, 2012 in How To,Mac

Post image for How To Connect External Hard Drive to a Mac? If you connect an external hard drive to a Mac, you won’t be able to view the contents of it. Very first time when I connected an external Hard Drive to my new Mac, nothing came up and for a while and I got worried, that will it ever show up. Though I was able to connect a external USB drive very easily it showed up in the Finder but case isn’t the same with External HDD. Later I figured out the steps that needs to be done to make extRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 31, 2012 in Facebook

Facebook Page Admins can now schedule posts using the Facebook’s inbuilt scheduling functionality. Though there are other external scheduling tools like HootSuite, Buffer etc which allows users to schedule the posts in future, but having the same feature right inside the Facebook, makes it a little bit more easier. To schedule the post in future  – once you are done drafting the post, click the small clock icon on the bottom left corRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 30, 2012 in How To,Website

There are many screen sharing softwares like TeamViewer, Webex  and many more which allows users to share their whole desktop screens and work together or debug any issue. But what if you just want to surf a website together, let us say you are looking to buy a new mobile phone from Amazon.com and need to show it to your friend before you buy it. Usually you would either send a URL to the page to your friend and have him/ her look at it and thenRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 28, 2012 in How To,Website

Post image for Create Self Destructing Messages Which Vanishes Once Read   “This Message will Self Destruct in 10 seconds” , This is not a scene from Mission Impossible where Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) reads a message and it destructs after that. Actually it’s a online service which lets you send self destructing messages which once read , will destruct automatically. Privnote is the online service where you can write a note, get a link and then send the link to someone. When the recipient reads thRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 21, 2012 in How To,Website

Do you know there were more than 7000 earthquakes in past 30 days and next one could be just around the corner. Earthquakes have created havoc and huge tsunamis in the past. You can monitor earthquakes all over the world and get an real time notification as soon as it happens in your region courtesy USGS. USGS department in USA have an online monitoring system which provides real time update of earthquakes around the world and update is provided Read More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 15, 2012 in How To,iPad

Next time you want to keep any eye on your kids playing in another room while you do you work on laptop, your iPhone will act as a wireless camera and will send you live feed on your laptop or your iPad. To convert your iPhone into a wireless camera, you just need to download this app ‘Wireless Camera‘ from iPhone App Store. After downloading once you start this app and connect it to the Wi-Fi network, it will obtain an IP address thaRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 15, 2012 in How To

Post image for Create your own Hot Keys to Launch Any Application in Windows Ctl+ Alt + Del is the one of the most popular and widely used Hot key for Windows Users. This hot key activates Windows Task Manager which allows you to monitor OS processes and kill any problematic one. You can also create you own hot keys to enable applications or any program that you have developed. I used Hot Keys most of the time as it saves effort in going to actual program executable to run it. You can create hot keys to execute any prograRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 15, 2012 in GMail

When you compose an email message in GMail, it’s default font chosen by GMail. You can  change text style like font, size, color etc while composing the message. But if you would like to enable a particular Font Style permanently for your GMail Messages, GMail also has a tool for that. ‘Default Text Style‘ is a GMail Lab Feature which once enabled and set will make sure that every message you send has a default font style that Read More...

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Posted by Prashant on May 15, 2012 in Website

Whenever you watch videos online on YouTube, Vimeo, HuluPlus or any other video streaming website, most of the time you will be welcomed by an advertisement at the start of video. Longer the duration of video, more the chances of getting ads in between. YouTube users have option to skip most of the ads after 5 seconds but not always. If you like the ad, you can recommend it by doing a +1 which will appear when you hover your mouse on video. But wRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on April 24, 2012 in Google

Post image for Edit Photos in Google Drive using Pixlr We all know that Picnik has retired just few days ago and we shared a list of other great tools to edit images online. One of the editor in that list was Pixlr and to my surprise I just found it today here in Google Drive. Yes, Pixlr is an app that can be added to your Google Drive which allows you to directly create, edit images from Google Drive and once you are done editing, you can choose to save it back in Google Drive. It has made photo ediRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on April 24, 2012 in Google

Google Drive is launched today and seems it’s very planned launched as Google Drive is already integrated with many different application. There are many apps which are readily available to be used with Google Drive. Currently the number of such apps is limited but soon it will expand. Benefits of adding these apps to your Google Drive is that you can access those from any web browser or from any machine and after processing, those files wiRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on April 24, 2012 in Google,How To

With Google Drive all your docs, presentations and other stuff will be available on different devices like your Home computer, your office computer, your mobile phone and tablet.  All your stuff will be synced automatically and will be available on all devices. But what if you don’t want everything on your Office computer, lets say your party pics which you want to remain in all other personal devices except your Office computer. Follow thRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on April 24, 2012 in Google

Post image for Google Finally Launched Google Drive Today Google officially launched Google Drive – a place where you can create, share, collaborate, and keep all of your stuff. You can upload and access all of your files, including videos, photos, Google Docs, PDFs and beyond. You can also share your files directly into Google+ and can embed those in your emails. How to Access Google Drive? Go to Google Drive and login with your Google account. First time you go there you will be asked to Read More...

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Posted by Prashant on April 23, 2012 in GMail,Google,Interestingness

Post image for Use Gmail Meter to Send Monthly Report card of your Gmail Account How many email you received last month, how many email you sent last 2 weeks, what time did you receive most of the email, who send most emails to you, to whom you send most of the emails, how many words due to usually type in an email, which is the top thread, how was you daily, weekly and monthly email traffic, what is your usual response time to an email etc. Answers to all these questions and many more and that too in a graphical format are pRead More...

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