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Wikipedia Turned Into Book By A 22 Year Old

Wikipedia into a book? Sounds interesting!! Yes it's true... Wikipedia,the world's best free online knowledge portal now turned into book by Rob Matthews a 22 year old graphic design student from Brighton, Sussex.What is even more interesting is that he compiled it in just 2 weeks! This book contains hundreds of featured articles,you might wonder if you know the size of the book..it stands 1 ft 7 inches(48cm 28mm)and features as many as 5000 pages.

Make your own custom Mobile Themes using ZEDGE’s Theme Maker

Wanna a get a custom theme of your taste on your mobile phone? Then here's something interesting for you.Here's a site called Zedge.net,which allows you to create mobile themes online for free! All you need to do is to register in that site and as soon as you login, all you have to do is to select the make and model of your cellphone.Then start creating your theme.

Integrate Google Docs with Microsoft Office by OffiSync

Microsoft office is the popular and most successful Office suite by Microsoft which has no other alternative for windows users ( :D though there is tough competition from Open Office of Sun Micro system Oh! now it is grabbed by Oracle ). Most of us will be using Microsoft Office Suite for one or other purpose but when we would like to share that document with our friends or colleagues and edit it we use the Google's Google Docs service where in we can edit our documents online .

Google Wave to "redefine" E-mail communication

As Google promised to reveal something interesting on the second day of the Google I/O conference, and they announced Google Wave- the next evolution of email.Google wave a new in-browser communication and collaboration tool which was created by the two programmers jens and Lars Rasmussen who were behind Google maps.

Kill The Virus From your USB Drive Using Free Tool Autorun Eater

Very often than not you might have suffered using virus infected USB drives.These viruses spread very quickly and are a big threat to your system.It may lead to potential hazards and loss of valuable information.Usually they spread when you use USB drives or removable media connected to other infected systems.These viruses usually spread through a file ‘Autorun.inf'.

A Preview of MS Office 2010

After Windows 7 now Microsoft geared up for office 2010 (previously referred to by its codename Office 14).Office 2010 is the next version of the successful Microsoft Office suite.To know why is Microsoft office suite is so popular see the comparison of various office suites from Wikipedia. So this time Microsoft took an initiative for "Technical Preview" demoing the features of office 2010.Click here to register for Technical Preview program Check out http://www.office2010themovie.com as well :)

Locate Anonymous Phone calls with TP2Location, for free of cost

At times you receive phone calls from unknown people from different locations ,no wonder if it is international too.Actually it happens to you as you give away your phone numbers in shopping malls and other places with out any other thought.You might even be replying to scam mails which says you have won '$100 million Lottery' (:D with out you even buying the lottery ticket)reply the mail with your address and contact details to receive the check or cash.So don't ever reply to scam/spam mails!

100+ Media player 11 skins for free download !

Windows Media Player is the default player in windows operating system which is used by 60% of the world.Windows media player is packed as default media player from window 98 Operating system.Since its journey from 1st version to 11th version there is a lot of change in the codecs,GUI and skins as well.

Put your own icons to your Media drives

Posted by TechFancy On 7:04 AM 1 comments


Are you interested in Adding icons to your drives? its very easy.All you need is an .ico file nothing but an icon and a notepad.If you don’t have any ico file you can easily create one using Coolutils.

*So you have your .ico file with you by now. Name your ico file as "Test.ico"(without double quotes)

*Now open a notepad and copy paste this two lines

[autorun]

type “ICON=Test.ICO”


*now save the notepad file as autorun.inf

Copy the autorun.inf and test.ico file on the root of your portable media. You can also use it to give a custom icon to your C:// , D:// and other drives.

Experiment with it and give a new look to your CD/DVDs/Dirves and pen drives.


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Wanna a get a custom theme of your taste on your mobile phone? Then here's something interesting for you.Here's a site called Zedge.net,which allows you to create mobile themes online for free!

All you need to do is to register in that site and as soon as you login, all you have to do is to select the make and model of your cellphone.Then start creating your theme.

Go to Zedgs's Theme Maker Web page you can put your own wallpaper and you can even put our own screens for stand by.It also allows you to select font size and type with different ring tones and alerts. You can include ring tones in .mid, .mp3 and .aac formats.Once you are done with your customization download the file to your system which will be in .sis format and upload it to your mobile phone and install and check it out.

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Were you ever in need of working with the content of multiple windows simultaneously?? The one traditional option is to minimize the existing window and open the other or resizing the windows but you cant work simultaneously and is really to hard . The other easy way is using cool utility MaxTo that divides desktop screen in multiple regions.Whole screen will be divided into multiple grids displaying each window separately.

Follow this simple steps :



1. Download and install MaxTo.










2. Split your monitor(s) into regions.









3. Windows automatically maximize to your regions






Features:

* Easily change regions
* Easily disabled by holding Shift
* Move windows using shortcut keys
* Multi-monitor support
* Light-weight (the background image on this website is larger)
* Free
* No spyware/adware/badware

It also supports multi-monitor windows and works fine on XP, Vista (32bit & 64bit) computers.
Download MaxTo to take maximum advantage of available screen space and perform tasks quickly.

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*nix Command line sheets

Posted by TechFancy On 6:43 AM 1 comments


This time i would like to share my collection of unix/linux commands list which i have gathered from multiple sources.These command line sheets will be useful as a practical reference/guide.


The following links contain PDF/online books :

  1. The Linux Reference Card

  2. TuxFile.org’s Linux Commands

  3. Ch DOSLINUX

  4. Commands

  5. LinuxHelp’s Cheats Guide

  6. The One Page Linux Manual

  7. Linux Security Quick References Guide

  8. Linux System Call Quick Reference

  9. Linux Admin Quick Reference

  10. O’Reilly.net’s CMD list

  11. LINUX Cheat Sheet from typo3.org

  12. Computerworld Cheat Sheet

  13. www.pixelbeat.org/cmdline.html

  14. www.justlinux.com/nhf/Program…eat_Sheet.html




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Also read:Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala Alpha 1 Released

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"Language translate" now in Gmail

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Automatic language translation in now available for gmail users. You can read your emails which are written in some another language in the language your comfortable with.This translation tool is promoted by google's Translation team.This can easily be activated with Google lab settings.




Procedure to activate :

Click on settings -> go to labs tab -> scroll down and search for message translation option, enable it and click on save changes button.

Now onwards you can create relation ships with other people over seas and read their mails easily.Google Always rocks!

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Would you like to register your brand online? How would it be if you register with same screen name in different sites of internet but it would become a never ending task for you to get unique screen name for which you have to search on all famous websites. Here is a unique web App which does this task for you with a single mouse click.

NameChk.com is a web site which enables you to check whether your user name is available in the popular websites or not.It searches in around 80 popular websites and shows you the result.




Web Site :http://www.namechk.com/

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Are you a designer ?? Are you in search of new fonts to make your designs eye catchy ?? Are you interested to create your own fonts but don't know how? then this piece of cake is for you!

FontStruc
t is a wonderful Web App and free tool which solves your need to create,share and download your own fonts brought to you by the world’s leading retailer of digital type, FontShop.



FontStruct online editor provides many basic and advance tools and options to give wings for your ideas and create a new font.It lets you create fonts quickly out of shape which are arranged in a grid pattern.

Fonts created with FontStruct can be readily used in windows or Mac OS.

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Web Site : http://fontstruct.fontshop.com/
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Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala Alpha 1 Released

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Ubuntu one of the most successful GNU/Linux Operating system which is giving a tough competition to Windows Operating system . Ubuntu is famous for its support and updates.As soon as ubuntu 9.04 released on April 23rd the developers of ubuntu started working on ubuntu 9.10 code named Karmic Koala and released Alpha 1 yesterday.

The Ubuntu developers are moving quickly to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software the Open Source Community has to offer. The Karmic Koala Alpha 1 is the first alpha release of Ubuntu 9.10, bringing with it the earliest new features for the next version of Ubuntu.



This is an alpha release. Do not install it on production machines. The final stable version will be released on October 29th, 2009.



Upgrading from Ubuntu 9.04

To upgrade from Ubuntu 9.04 on a desktop system:

press Alt+F2 and type in "update-manager -d" (without the quotes) into the command box. Update Manager should open up and tell you: New distribution release '9.10' is available. Click Upgrade and follow the on-screen instructions.

To upgrade from Ubuntu 9.04 on a server system:

install the update-manager-core package if it is not already installed; edit /etc/update-manager/release-upgrades and set Prompt=normal; launch the upgrade tool with the command sudo do-release-upgrade; and follow the on-screen instructions.



Download Alpha 1

Get it while it's hot. ISOs and torrents are available at:

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/releases/karmic/alpha-1/ (Ubuntu Alternates, Server,Netbook Remix, and MID)
http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/karmic/alpha-1/ (Kubuntu)
http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/xubuntu/releases/karmic/alpha-1/ (Xubuntu)
http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/netboot/karmic/alpha-1/ (Ubuntu ARM)

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Microsoft office is the popular and most successful Office suite by Microsoft which has no other alternative for windows users ( :D though there is tough competition from Open Office of Sun Micro system Oh! now it is grabbed by Oracle ). Most of us will be using Microsoft Office Suite for one or other purpose but when we would like to share that document with our friends or colleagues and edit it we use the Google's Google Docs service where in we can edit our documents online .How ever the whole problem is that we can't collaborate our Microsoft Office Suite doc with Google docs .

How would it be if we bring Google docs power to Microsoft Office.Yes! we can do that with OffiSync.



OffiSync is beta product which integrates Google Docs Collaborative power with Microsoft Office to enable users work on Microsoft Office as well as enjoy power of Google Docs right from desktop.

Click here to download OffiSync beta

Product Information form Official Site :


Save


Access your files from any computer with or without Microsoft Office.
Manage, create and delete Google docs folders right from within Office applications.
Add collaborators as you save your file in Google Docs.




Open


Open any Google Docs file directly from Microsoft Office applications.
Move or copy files between Google Docs folders.
Manage your Google Docs file library just as if it was on your own computer.



Collaborate


Add collaborators to your documents and manage their permissions.
Changes made through Office apply instantly to your Google Docs version of each file.


Email


Communicate with your collaborators right from within your shared document.
Send automated notifications to your friends and co-workers to streamline the collaboration process.


View Demo:



Also visit OffiSync official blog :http://offisync.blogspot.com/

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At times you receive phone calls from unknown people from different locations ,no wonder if it is international too.Actually it happens to you as you give away your phone numbers in shopping malls and other places with out any other thought.You might even be replying to scam mails which says you have won '$100 million Lottery' (:D with out you even buying the lottery ticket)reply the mail with your address and contact details to receive the check or cash.So don't ever reply to scam/spam mails! It was a herculean task for you to trace out the person who called but now you have a beautiful service which does this job for you.





The service which i am telling you is the TP2Location.which helps you to locate anonymous Phone calls for free of cost.There is no need for you to even register in that site.you just enter the phone number and it searches with the help of google maps and shows you the result.

This service is now supported by many countries and the list is going to be extended.

Service is offered in the following countries:

Egypt - Portugal
North America - United States - Canada
Europe - Austria - Belgium - Belarus - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Norway - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Switzerland - Sweden - Ukraine - Spain - Turkey - United Kingdom
Middle East - Bahrain - Kuwait - Qatar - Saudi Arabia - UAE - Jordan - Oman - Syria - Yemen - Egypt
Asia - India - Malaysia - Maldives - Pakistan - Bangladesh - Sri Lanka - Japan - China - South Korea - Singapore - Indonesia - Hong Kong - Philippines Africa - Kenya - South Africa
Australia - New Zealand
Latin America - Argentina - Brazil - Chile - Mexico.

Web site: http://www.tp2location.com/
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Open multiple home pages on your Firefox startup.

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Google a $100 billion company has its ads as a major source of income .This time google started promoting its newly launched web browser Chrome with a new and innovative Ad on the TV's of US.This ad is made by Google's Japan office.

Seeing this ads becoming very popular, google has invited the same team to make short films on google chrome , which were kept on internet for the first time in its chrome YouTube channel and don't forget to watch it out.




Google ads on Chrome browser were kept online have look at it :





The below ad named 'Defenders in Tights' is one of the short films which i liked most




Also read :Microsoft ad attempt to make iTunes look bad



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