I found this video while going through my feeds. It’s scary how much information Google has. It would be more scarier if Google decided to turn evil.Read More
You may have come across colors as a part of your day to day life. Colors contribute towards a much better approach than than the usual black and white. Remember the old movies that were in black and white? Did you see the Aviator it was more black and white than color. Color has become [...]Read More
Yippee I am so excited that I am posting a off topic conversation here. It has been almost 2 months since I landed in the US and these are the first gadgets I got my hands on. I just got my latest MP3 player no not a iPod its hype not a player and my latest cool digital camera with 7.1 Mega pixels and a 6x Digital Zoom.
Well to tell you more about the gadgets I am using my Canon Powershot and my Motorola V3i Razr to click the pics.Read More
I get a few questions to help readers out for problems they are facing, so here is a new series where you can simply contact me about your problems and I will try and help you solve about it, all you have to do is send me a email using the contact form and I will try and find the solution and help you out as much as I can.
The current query is from a reader Al who has recentely downloaded Flock and wants to get rid of the large address bars at the top, also he wants to know what Flock is all about.Read More
I know the title is a little weird, but the competion between the top three in search advertising is such. Google and Microsoft have spent billions of dollars to buy new ad companies. Yahoo too is not far behind, but surprise of surprise how does Yahoo get some of its advertisers, any guesses.
By advertising with Ad words, isn’t it funny that Yahoo itself is using Google Ad Words as a platform to sell their advertising platform. I am not sure how the Yahoo guys agreed to do this but this is a total irony when they are competing against each other.Read More
Web2.0 logos have become a fad now and I see many websites making use of Web2.0 logos. Even Techie Buzz spots one :). But were buttons far away. Well lets say you do not even have to use photoshop to create the buttons its that easy. My cool button is a site allows you to [...]Read More
Backups save you a great deal. Just suppose your entire database crashed and you do not have any backups of your data, or your hard drive crashed and you lose your entire data. The importance about backup has been well documented by numerous site and many people do religiously backup their data.Read More
Weblog Tools Collection is conducting its second plugin contest for wordpress plugins. I have created a plugin earlier called Better Comments Manager which allows you to reply to comments without having to visit the post and also allows you to sort all comments by post.Read More
Search Engines. Feed Readers. Digg. Stumble Upon. Social Bookmarking sites. Start pages. Link Love. Referrals. Trackbacks. Pingbacks and more.
Ok I am not talking gibberish :). What I was highlighting is that these are many of the ways readers land up on your site. But what about the age old method of typing in your URL into the address bar. It has almost been long forgotten and very rarely do users use this option.Read More
I was doing about to search for avoiding duplicate content with wordpress when I saw the suggestions that Google gave. Check out the screen shot below The suggestions clearly indicate that plagiarism is a very big problem and many people are trying to find ways to overcome that. The other suggestions are also widely searched [...]Read More
I just came across a email today and probed it further to see what it is all about. My investigations led me to unearthing a new scam to make money using Google Adsense Referals.
What exactly is this scam. I recieved a email from firstname.lastname@example.org to download New Firefox 2008. Now this is not a email from Firefox but a email id that is spoofed and has been send from a different domain altogether, check screen shots below.Read More
But wait what if you could send a regular paper letter mail using just your computer. You heard that right, using Easypost.ca you can send regular paper letter mail to anyone in Canada.
Easypost.ca will print your letter on premium white letter-size paper using high-quality laser printer and send it to the recipient through the Canada Post System.Read More
Darren from Problogger has just announced a meetup for Bloggers on the 9th of June. The meetup will be held in NYC and all are invited. The meetup is sponsored by Chitka and will have from free finger food snacks and a free drink to the first 100 people.Read More
Time to give another Desktop software the boot. With so many free and easy to use online picture editors avialable it is bye bye photoshop for me.
Though the online picture editors are not yet up to the mark to be used by professional designers, for folks like us who just want to create some snapshots for our blogs, these could prove to be quite useful.