Google Chrome Gets Full Screen Mode, Duplicate Tabs Trick

has turned out from being a newbie browser, to a pretty widely used one these days, and the developers have been releasing updates to the browser, making Chrome more and more better day by day.

In the latest feature released to the Developer Channel of Google Chrome, they have released the option for full-screen browsing.

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Gmail Custom Colors, Multiple Inboxes In Gmail, Title Bar Tweaks, Location in Signature and Multi-Attachment & Progress Bars

Its been quite a while since we have covered any of the new features released in , and there are quite a few interesting features already been released, so here is a roundup of all the features that have been released in the past few weeks.

Gmail Custom Colors

Quite sometime back we had reported about Gmail themes, which allowed users to enhance the look and feel of , without the need to add any extensions or add-ons, however the Gmail developers have taken in a step further and announced the option for Gmail users to apply their custom colors to the theme.

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How To Get Latest Development Versions Of Google Chrome?

Though Google Chrome is a very popular browser, they have been releasing regular updates which carry more features in the development versions of the browser, Google Chrome offers 3 different versions of their browser, which are as follows;

  • Stable channel. Everyone is on the Stable channel when they first install Google Chrome. The Stable channel is updated with features and fixes once they have been thoroughly tested in the Beta channel. If you want a rock solid browser but don’t need the latest features, the Stable channel is for you.
  • Beta channel. People who like to use and help refine the latest features subscribe to the Beta channel. Every month or so, we promote stable and complete features from the Dev channel to the Beta channel. The Beta channel is more stable than Dev, but may lack the polish one expects from a finished product.
  • Developer preview channel. The Dev channel is where ideas get tested (and sometimes fail). The Dev channel can be very unstable at times, and new features usually require some manual configuration to be enabled. Still, simply using Dev channel releases is an easy (practically zero-effort) way for anyone to help improve Google Chrome.

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10 Open Source Alternatives To Photoshop

Photoshop is a very popular image editing and designing tool, however you do have to pay a heavy price for buying and using Photoshop, which definitely puts it out of reach of people who are just beginning out and do not have money to spend.

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However there are several alternatives to Photoshop and you can get similar features if not all, in the and Open Source alternatives.

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Securely Delete Sensitive Information With Freeraser

The reason file shredders were invented was because people didn’t trust their own hands to get rid of sensitive documents, a fear always loomed that somehow someone would recreate the document from the torn paper.

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Computers are no different and deleting files from your computer, never actually completely erases them from your system, to completely delete your sensitive files we have told you about tools like Cyber Shredder and Personal Shredder, tools which let you securely delete sensitive files.

Also Read: Recover Your Deleted Files With Free Softwares

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Upload Files To Multiple File Sharing Hosts

There are tons of file sharing websites available today and users may prefer to upload files on multiple file hosting sites, so that their users can easily download the files without getting into the risk of their file being deleted and not being available for downloads.

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However the process of uploading files to multiple hosts can be quite tedious and may also use up heavy bandwidth. There are solutions to this problem in the form of mirror uploads to multiple file sharing hosts.

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Yahoo Briefcase Shutting Down on March 30 2009, Backup Your Files Now

We are not sure if many of you are even aware of Yahoo Briefcase, a popular file storage service from Yahoo, which never really took off, however Yahoo Briefcase has been one of the oldest online file storage service and many users still have files in their accounts as of today.

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Yahoo Briefcase provided users with 30MB of free space, which wouldn’t fit more than a few files today, however back in the day, those free 30MBs were definitely quite a lot.

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What Are The POP3 Settings For Hotmail?

Hotmail recently rolled out free POP3 access for its users, however to start using Hotmail POP3, you will have to set it up in your favorite email client.

Here are the POP3 settings you will require to setup in your hotmail account.

  • Incoming Mail Server: pop3.live.com (Port 995)
  • POP SSL Required? Yes
  • User Name: Your Windows Live ID, for example, [email protected]
  • Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live
  • Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.live.com (Port 25)
  • Authentication Required? Yes (use your POP user name and password)
  • SSL/TLS Required? Yes

If this option does not work, try changing your country to one of the supported ones.

Best Free Alternatives For Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is a very popular document, spreadsheet and presentation tool, however the software is not cheap and you will require to pay a hefty amount of money just to use the software, however there are several free alternatives to Microsoft Office, which provide you with similar functionalities but does not charge you a dime.

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So what are the Best Free Microsoft Office Alternatives? Your question will be answered in this new series of Microsoft Office alternatives/replacements, where we will tell you about complete suites for Microsoft Office and more.

Also Read: Google Notebook Alternatives

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Free Image Gallery Maker

You may have tons of images from your last trip to Hong Kong, however you are unable to create a really presentable way to display those images. If you are fretting on that, don’t worry, we will introduce you to a really simple and free image gallery maker, that will allow you to create professional image galleries in a matter of minutes, and all of that for free.

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