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 Mayank on May 20, 2012 in How To

Answer the below quiz: Do you have a high-speed broadband internet connection and still do not get the speed you were promised? Do you use wireless network/wi-fi to connect to the internet? If your answer to both of these questions is Yes, your WiFi connection and your personal details might be at risk. Having a WiFi connection is almost a must now-a-days because of hundreds of devices we need to connect to the network. Multiple laptops, mobileRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 19, 2012 in How To,Mac

As unusual it may sound – you need to find your Mac serial number. Mac serial number might be needed when making service requests or appointments with your local Apple Store. Mac’s beautiful and minimalist design ensures that finding Mac serial number is not easy as it sounds. Apple ensures that the serial number is mentioned at several places like under the battery for the laptops or in the RAM bay for desktops. Access to these areas arRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 18, 2012 in How To

Web censorship is growing in India with almost all ISPs (Internet Service Providers) deciding to block access to several sites including Vimeo, Dailymotion, Pirate Bay. ISPs like Airtel, Reliance acted upon an order by Chennai High Court passed almost 2 months back. The court ruled that the ISPs, could block video-sharing sites which allowed viewing of movies uploaded illegally. The court named 15 prominent ISPs who were covered by the order. ButRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 17, 2012 in How To

A WiFi network is as good as it’s WiFi router. You might have heard this. If you believed in the statement, it is time to show it the door. Your WiFi network might not be making full use of your WiFi router (hopefully you have a decent one and not one of the very old and creepy one). Here’s 5 ways to increase your WiFi signal: 1. Placement of the Router: It is a common misconception that placement of router has no influence on the sigRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 17, 2012 in How To

Headline of this post can be confusing – How to Send Unlimited Files for Free. Who doesn’t know how to send unlimited files for free. As long as you have a free email account, you can send unlimited files for free! Well, think again! Popular email services like GMail, Yahoo! and others sure can send unlimited files, but not always. They have their own restrictions like some email service providers do not allow sending executable filesRead 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 Mayank on May 11, 2012 in How To,Mac

A Calculator that talks? Well, yes! Mac users rejoice! Did you know that your Mac Calculator can talk to you? Speech by default in Calculator is deactivated. You’ll have to activate it if you want your calculator to talk. Launch Calculator (located in your Applications Folder). Once open you will be presented with the following view of your calculator: To enable Speech, look at the top bar of your Mac, click Speech and check the options yoRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 11, 2012 in How To,iTunes

Whenever you upgrade to a newer version of iTunes, the iTunes application creates a backup file during the upgrade process. This backup file can be used to revert back to original (pre-upgrade) settings in case of an unsuccessful upgrade and in the event iTunes becomes unusable (a rare scenaio though). Backup of your current iTunes happens in the background and you’re not asked to take a separate backup. Backup files, though useful in timesRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on May 9, 2012 in Facebook,How To

Another social media – another set of privacy concerns! If you received an invite to join Pinterest and joined it – your Pinterest activities might be showing up in Facebook. This is because your might’ve enabled Facebook to auto-post your Pinterest activity. If you want to secure your privacy, here’s what you got to do: Logon to Pinterest. Hover over your name on the top-right of the screen. Select “Settings”Read 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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