Posted by Diya on June 4, 2011 in GMail,Google,How To

gmail hacked We have different accounts on social networking sites as well as email accounts which are filled with our personal and private information. But due to increase in hacking activities over the web, our accounts are at risk. Latest is the hacking of gmail accounts which google believed to have originated from china. You can secure your google account by making sure you follow below steps which are recommended by google. Change your password You shouRead More...

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Posted by Diya on June 4, 2011 in How To

password strength logo   So you have a password, memorized it and didn’t tell to anyone not even to your lover. But are you sure that your password is really strong that it can’t be guessed using brute force attack. I found few of password checker which calculates the strength of your password based on the character,symbols you have chosen. Password Meter: I found password meter to be a really good tool which shows the strength of your password and alsRead More...

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Posted by Diya on June 4, 2011 in How To,Interestingness

password Stronger is your password, lesser are the chances of your password being cracked. Password strength can give estimates that how many trials an attacker who does not have direct access to the password would need, on average, to guess it correctly. The strength of a password is a function of length, complexity, and unpredictability. Below are some really useful tips to make sure that your password is strong enough to bewilder a program doing brute Read More...

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Posted by Diya on June 3, 2011 in Google

Google Patent Search Google’s Patent search page has been recently updated with a new look similar to Google search. Google Patents can be used to search the full text of U.S patent corpus and patents that are of your interest. List of these patents comes from United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Text for these patents can also be downloaded directly from Google search. Google patents can be accessed using http://www.google.com/patents Currently Read More...

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Posted by Diya on June 3, 2011 in Apple,iPhone

Iphone battery iPhone4 and OS4 have an improved battery life, but let’s face it – iPhone battery life problems will always persist (you just can’t get enough!). Paying attention to just a few common sense pointers will pay off with a longer battery life as well as battery lifespan for your iPhone. “Battery life” means the time your iPhone will run before it must be recharged. “Battery lifespan” means the total amount of time your baRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 25, 2011 in How To

IP address IP Address is a unique address of a computer on a network. Here you will find the basic steps on how to find IP address of you desktop or laptop computer. Windows: Go to Start > Run Enter cmd in the run box and hit enter. When the command window is opened, type the following command ipconfig. Digits in front of IP Address shows the current Ip Address of the computer. In above example IP address of machine is 10.226.140.81. If you own a Mac heRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 25, 2011 in Interestingness,Uncategorized

access denied DOS or ‘Denial of Services’ attacks flood a server with false requests for information, overwhelming the system which ultimately crashes.During normal scenario whenever a client needs to connect to server, it sends request to server which authenticates the client and acknowledges it. Client – Server connection remains established for further request processing. Incase of DOS attack, client send the request to server but when server tries toRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 25, 2011 in GMail

Gmail logo Are you sure you are the only one accessing your gmail account or does someone else is also spying on our gmail activity? In today’s world our emails are flooded with so many spams and phishing activities which are trying to get our personal details. Hackers are attacking commercial and government sites and bringing them down by using DOS (Denial of Services) attack. It has become very important to make sure that we can atleast make our personaRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 23, 2011 in How To,Interestingness

qr code You must have seen all those barcodes printed at the back of majority of items that your purchase. Now is the time for QR (Quick Response) codes which are 2 dimensional barcode which can be read by QR Code reader and smart camera phones like iphone, android phones etc. QR code will look like the below figure. (Scan the below QR code with you camera phone using any barcode reader application and experience the fun.) QR Code can be used to forwardRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 23, 2011 in Apple,iPhone

ibooks I wanted to download one of the classic books “20,000 Leagues Under The Sea” for my son and I went to the iBookstore so that I can download it to my iPhone and iPad. However, to my surprise, I found that the book is listed as low as $0.99 and as high as $5.99 . The reason for unhappiness was in my awareness of Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg is a wonderful resource for older books whose copyright have expired in the U.S. CurrentRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 23, 2011 in Website

Want to add some scholarly flair to your blog posts? Try implementing drop caps, which look like the big “W” you see at the beginning of this paragraph. Thesis comes equipped with a pre-defined drop cap style, so all you have to do is input the necessary code in your blog post to make it happen. Here’s how it works: First, you’ll need to switch to the HTML editor by clicking on the “HTML” link in the upper right corner of your PostRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 22, 2011 in Make Money,Website

Thesis is a great framework recommended by several SEO gurus and top bloggers. If you already own Thesis and would like to incorporate Adsense in your posts in Thesis, you need to do the following : Add Google Adsense Below Post Title in Thesis Login to WordPress and go to Custom File Editor Select custom_functions.php and add the below code (please replace your Google Adsense code in “Your Adsense Code Goes Here !”: function beforeRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 21, 2011 in Website

Installing Facebook “Share” button  to each of your WordPress articles. There are lot of plugins available to suit to your needs. However, the problem with plugins is that they slowdown the performance of your website. If you use Thesis theme, solution is easy and does not need a plugin, thereby helping keep optimal performance of your website. Add the below code to custom_functions.php to add Facebook “Share” button to pRead More...

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Posted by Diya on May 20, 2011 in Website

Installing Facebook “Like” button to each of your WordPress articles is easy with a lot of plugins available to suit to your needs. However, the problem with plugins is that they slowdown the performance of your website. If you use Thesis theme, solution is easy and does not need a plugin, thereby helping keep optimal performance of your website. Add the below code to custom_functions.php to add Facebook “Like” button to Read More...

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