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Download Windows 7 Leaked Copy [Torrents]

If you have not been to the PDC where Microsoft gave away free copies of Windows 7 to all the PDC attendees in a 160 GB external hard drive, which included Windows 7 and the PDC videos, you still have chance to get hold on a copy of Windows 7.

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Windows 7 Pre Beta Build 6801 M3 builds are available through torrents right now and you can download the whole installation in ISO format.

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Find PNR Status in Google Desktop Sidebar [Indian Railways]

Indian Railways are usually fully booked and many people buy tickets in waiting lists so that they can get a confirmed seat, if any other person cancel the tickets.

While booking tickets users are given a unique PNR (Passenger Name Record) that they can use to track the status of their bookings.

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Windows Font Viewers [Free]

How many fonts are installed on your computer? And do you know how each font looks like? Well not many can answer the above two questions in affirmative as Windows lacks a default font viewer that will allow you to browse and view the fonts installed on your system.

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In such cases external tools come in handy, here are few tools that will help you browse and view the fonts in Windows.

Related: 10 Places to Find Free Fonts for Windows and Mac OSX

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Google SearchWiki: Digg Like Voting for Search Results, StumbleUpon Like Sharing and Comments [Exclusive Screenshots]

Just came across a new feature that will be introduced by for the search results, it is basically called SearchWiki and lets you customize search results by voting for them or removing them from your customized search results.

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Undelete Files for Free

Mistakes do happen, and several times users delete files by mistake. But there is a pretty good chance to undelete files even if they have been removed from the recycle bin.

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In this list we will point you to several free softwares that you can use to undelete files for free. The softwares are absolutely free to use, so don’t go about paying a heavy price for something you can do for free.

The undelete file softwares we will be mentioning have easy to use wizards that will help you recover files.

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gMote Turns Mouse Gestures Into Custom Actions [Featured Download]

Many browsers today have add-ons that help you convert mouse gestures into actions, such as opening links, opening a new tab and son, but gMote is a excellent piece of freeware that will help you convert mouse gestures into custom actions for your PC.

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In short gMote is a software that will let you control your computer with gestures.

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Gmail Not Loading? Try Different Gmail Mode

Sometimes may be loading painfully slow for you, or defaults to the slower HTML mode for users. If you do not want Gmail to make the decision on which type of UI it should load for you, here is a list of Gmail modes you can use with Gmail, thanks to Alex Chitu from .

Safe Mode Disable all the Labs features. http://mail.google.com/mail/?labs=0

Secure Mode Encrypts to and fro traffic from Gmail. https://mail.google.com/

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Listen To Bollywood Music Online With Dhingana

There are various services like Last.fm, Pandora, iLike and more which allow you to play international music online without the need to download music to your computer, but there are very less alternatives for playing Bollywood music online.

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Dhingana is a social platform around entertainment which allows you to play Bollywood music online, share it with your friends, think of it as a social networking platform for Bollywood music.

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Gmail Officially Introduces Calendar and Docs Integration Through Labs

Labs introduced a much awaited feature of integrating your Calendar and Google Docs accounts with Gmail.

To get you started, we’ve worked with the engineers from the Calendar and Docs teams on two highly requested features: a simple way to see your Google Calendar agenda and get an alert when you have a meeting, and a gadget that shows a list of your recently accessed Google Docs and lets you search across all of your documents right from within Gmail.

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Monitor Website Uptime With Google Desktop Gadgets

We have told you about a free service called Montastic that helps you monitor website uptime as well as a really handy desktop website monitoring tool that will help you monitor websites as well as automatically reboot your servers when it has a downtime.

If you are a Desktop user, there are quite a few gadgets that will help you monitor your website from your desktop. Here is a list of the gadgets you can download and start monitoring websites from your sidebar or even as floating gadgets.

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Download Yahoo Messenger For Vista [No Official Availability]

Though Yahoo officially stopped distribution and development of Yahoo Messenger for Vista, there is no reason why you should not try out the copy of Yahoo Messenger, which is quite suitablefor based PCs.

Officially Yahoo shows you a message saying that the messenger has been discontinued:

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Related: Make Regular Yahoo Messenger Look Like Yahoo Messenger Vista

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Gmail for Mobile 2.0 Rocks, It’s Sleeker and Faster

Google just released the latest version of for mobile renamed as Gmail for mobile 2.0, the latest version definitely has quite a lot of improvements and is much more faster than then earlier one. I downloaded the application on my N95, and I must say that it is really worth switching to the latest version.

Here are few screenshots taken on my N95.

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