Monday, August 30, 2010

MetroTwit: A New Potential Twitter Client


I personally like using various twitter clients and writing about them. Recently, I wrote about 5 Reasons to use TweetDeck in MadrasGeek. When it comes to using Twitter, I refrain from using the web interface though I occasionally come under the situation of checking it out without any choice. TweetDeck is my favorite when it comes to tweeting from my computer. In this post, I am going to write about MetroTwit – A new Twitter client that’s worth checking out.

Saturday, August 28, 2010

3 Interesting Netbook OS'es



Netbooks are becoming very popular and they seem to replace laptops/notebooks as the ultimate portable device. While netbooks are extremely small and portable, they do not have huge memory to occupy a desktop OS such as Windows 7 Ultimate. I was recently playing with my friend's newly acquired netbook which inspired me to write this article. I am now going to suggest three Operating systems for netbooks that are worth considering.

Friday, August 27, 2010

doc vs docx: Relevancy tested

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Sharing documents is one of the most frequent tasks we do, compatibility becomes a very important factor in the destination PC since its essential that the computer is capable of handling the file. In this post, I am going to write my opinion about doc/docx (office 03/07) formats and which makes sense and which does not.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Better Facebook with Google Chrome -- (4+ Facebook Extensions)

Google Chrome has been regarded as one of the best browsers around. It's faster than its counterparts and is better at page rendering. One can't possibly think of 'cons' to say about this browser. Extensions have radically improved chrome as a complete browser. There is an array of extensions for almost anything you might ask for. In this post, I am going to discuss about Facebook related extensions for Chrome that will definitely enhance your Facebook'ing experience with this browser.

Deleting Files Permanently



When you delete a file in your Windows PC it merely gets into the Recycle Bin and stays there, sometimes, we force delete it directly by using the Shift + Delete combination. I got some mails from people asking me about deleting files permanently without moving them to the recycle bin and this post will answer all those queries.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Creating a Vanity URL for your Facebook Page

We've got ours, What about you?

Facebook fan pages have become an integral part of marketing a website/blog or a product, Many corporates admit the fact that their Facebook Pages gets more visitors than their website/blog, in such a scenario having an easy, good looking URL is very essential to drive even more traffic to your Facebook fan page. In this post, I am going to guide you towards creating a vanity URL for your Facebook page. 

Monday, August 23, 2010

Downloading a YouTube Video


I’ve lately been receiving queries from my friends about downloading YouTube videos. Many still think that it’s impossible to download videos from YouTube since it’s not an illegal site. Well, this post is here to break all the myths. You absolutely CAN download YouTube videos without any limitations. I am now going to provide a rudimentary tutorial towards downloading a video from YouTube.

Sunday, August 22, 2010

3 Sites to Buy Books Online


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Internet has changed the way we live, from shopping to looking for diagnosis regarding issues with our health. Keeping that in mind, it would be a pity to visit book shops. In this post, I am going to discuss about 3 websites that will help you easily procure books online.

Installing Windows XP as a Virtual PC


Many of us have moved to Windows 7 and are quite satisfied with it. Some still have ancient applications that will work on XP and nothing else, for this reason they are tempted to downgrade to Windows XP which isn’t the actual solution. In this post, I am going to give a mini tutorial on how to have your Windows 7/Vista run a Windows XP inside it.

Friday, August 20, 2010

5 Tips to Speedup Windows 7



Windows 7 has been a phenomenal success for Microsoft and frankly it’s a lot better than Windows XP, I had to fix three computers last week, all running Windows 7. Their complaint was – Computer isn’t responding frequently. Now, with that experience, I am going to mention some tips to Speed up your Windows 7 PC.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

5+ Must Have Chrome Extensions for BLOGGERS

Google Chrome offers a lot of potential to bloggers with a wide range of extensions capable of making blogging and SEO a very easy task. Taking Screenshots, making blog posts can all be made easier with the extensions available. In this post, I am going to mention 5 must have extensions for bloggers to make their experience with chrome more productive.