Saturday, July 30, 2011

Download Windows 7 Bootable Image with SP1

Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 arrived back in February 2011 and most of us have either downloaded it manually or through Windows Updates. The Windows installation disk which we've been using till now does not have SP1 integrated to it. Here are links from where you can download a bootable ISO image of Windows 7 with Service Pack 1.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Grooveshark vs. Spotify - A Comparison

This is a guest post by Susan Wells.

How to Cross-Post from Google+ to Facebook & Twitter? (Updated)

Although Google Plus is a great service with millions of users already in, one thing that has been discouraging users from actively using it is the chore of cross-posting their links and status updates across all the networks separately. Google Plus doesn’t have a public developer API yet and this prevents software like TweetDeck or Hootsuite from adding Google Plus among their other offerings. In this post, we’ll find out how to automatically push your content on Google Plus to Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Google Plus Huddle : Change these settings NOW!

If you are using Google Plus, you probably would have heard about Huddles. The default settings related to Huddle aren't set properly and here's what you might want to change.

Clickatell and Mobango blocked in India [BSNL]

More sites blocked in India!

2 Exotic ways to send a Tweet

If you use Twitter, you’d obviously know about the various twitter clients that provide you with a totally different user experience. Although, the popular ones are very good most of us aren’t aware of the uncommon ones – that ones that can be really useful to certain users. Here’s are 2 very different ways to use Twitter.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Search through Google Plus [Quick Tip]

The best thing about Twitter is the real-time search and it's insanely useful when you are having trouble with something and you want to find out whether it's just you. Facebook on the other hand doesn't provide search, but Google Plus does!

Friday, July 15, 2011

Keep your PC updated with Secunia PSI

Keeping all the software updated can be pretty difficult and a lot of users I know skip them and you ultimately end up having a computer that is prone to a lot of security issues. We’ve already seen tools that help you with this, but I’ve recently started using Secunia PSI and feel that it’s the best one out there. Here’s why.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Find the devices connected to your WLAN with Wireless Network Watcher

The ever-awesome Nirsoft has come up with a freakishly simple portable tool to let you find out the various devices currently connected to your Wi-Fi network and if you think someone else is leeching on your broadband, this tool will be definitely helpful in confirming that.

Monday, July 11, 2011

5 Killer Chrome Extensions that work with Google Plus

Google Plus has been around for some time now and I’ve begun liking it although it’s still not ready to entirely replace Facebook or Twitter. In this short duration, developers have built super-awesome extensions to improve your experience with plus. Without much ado, let’s take a look at some of the best extensions that work with Google Plus.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Uninstall Programs from the Context Menu [Windows]

UninstallWhen you are on Windows, you need to go to the Control Panel > Programs and Features to uninstall something. This method requires more than just a few clicks and could make us put-off uninstalling something that we don’t need and we tend to leave it at that till the system breaks or otherwise. Here’s how you can uninstall something from the context menu.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Google Plus Tips You Should Know [A Virtual Exit]

Google Plus has been around for more than a week and it has garnered a lot of attention. But, the problem is  everyone signs up for the service and they don't really post/comment anything and this is because we're all used to Facebook and Twitter and Google Plus looks new to us.

Friday, July 1, 2011

How To Get The New Gmail THIS INSTANT?

The New Gmail

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Google has been on a revamping spree this week and the newest service to get some love is Gmail. This new redesign of Gmail goes well with the new Google search page, Google + and the black bar (yes, it all seems appropriate now). If you are interested in trying this out, just follow the steps below.