Posts made in October, 2009


With any operating system I like the idea of being in control and hence I want to have access to all the administrative tasks. This is more so in Windows. After all the reason we have windows is for ease of use. Let’s see how to enable all the administrative tools in Windows 7 to be shown in the start menu. Administrative tools help you access power user settings like firewall, managing hard disks etc. These tools are available...

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FlickRoom is an adobe air based desktop application that let’s you browse flickr from your desktop. Forget about using a browser to access your favorite photo-sharing site. Of course the only dependency is that you need Adobe AIR installed on your machine. Now because adobe air is almost platform independent you can use it on your Linux, Mac or Windows machine. You’ll have to authorize FlickRoom to authorize your account...

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Browser Chooser is a lovely tool for your windows 7 and Windows vistal machine. It helps you choose a browser when you want to open a link. For example if you are viewing a page using Internet Explorer but want to open the link on that page into Firefox, browser chooser comes to your rescue. This is quite handful if you are a web developer as you would want to test your site across multiple browser. Also, it comes in handy when you...

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Online backup is becoming more and more critical these days and although a few people are concerned about their privacy, there are many who give importance to their data than to worry about privacy. If I were to give my opinion about privacy, I’d say if you are on Internet you don’t have to worry about privacy . Moving to the importance of online backups. There are various services which are quite fabulous, like dropbox,...

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