Customizing Glide OS [Part 2]

Customizing Glide OS [Part 2]

In our earlier article, we discussed how you can set up an online operating system using Glide OS. Glide OS 4.0 is a free cloud computing solution, which offers a wide range of web based applications under one umbrella.¬† Glide provides cross platform compatibility for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris and a wide range […]

GetGlue: A Multi Platform Recommendation Service

GetGlue: A Multi Platform Recommendation Service

Sharing is one of the things that makes life more interesting. What’s so fun about having favorite things if you can’t share them with your friends and family? The joy is in telling people we love about things that enrich our lives: a good book that you’ve just read, a beautiful song that you’ve just […]

5 Great Safari Extensions

5 Great Safari Extensions

One of the biggest enhancements in Safari 5 was the addition of extensions.¬†Many browsers already had the capability, but never Safari. With an API for open development, tons of cool extensions have cropped up that can make your browsing experience far richer, and way more efficient. From social networking to sports, here are 5 Safari […]

DragonDisk: A Free Amazon S3 Desktop Client For Linux And Windows

DragonDisk: A Free Amazon S3 Desktop Client For Linux And Windows

Amazon S3 is an useful web service that provides unlimited storage at a very cheap rate. It is a good place for people to backup their files to and also for webmasters to offload their images/scripts to reduce their server load. In Windows and Mac, there are several applications that allow you to access Amazon […]

5 Useful Ways To Utilize Your 25GB Skydrive Account

5 Useful Ways To Utilize Your 25GB Skydrive Account

Over the past few years, more and more companies are offering web-based versions of their software. In the same manner, more options for storage in the clouds are available. Here at Make Tech Easier, we have given you several ways to back up, sync and store things. Microsoft’s Skydrive is another such option. A couple […]

Glide OS: Online Operating System With 30 GB of Free Storage [Part 1]

Glide OS: Online Operating System With 30 GB of Free Storage [Part 1]

Web based apps are really useful because of the fact that they can be used from any computer without having to download or install anything. Since the launch of Google Chrome OS, we have seen a lot of cloud computing solutions come and go. Services like Dropbox, iDriveSync offer a decent amount of online storage […]

Winners of PixelApp’s Magic Collage

Winners of PixelApp’s Magic Collage

Thanks for all your participation. The PixelApp’s Magic Collage contest had come to an end. Here are the 10 winners: Robert Ocheltree Goh Wee Loon @uncleshinn Andrew Stifora @AndrewStifora Stephen Balousek @sbalousek bebery santos Jennifer Gandarias @jgandarias72 keri Toby Cyr Hovsep Avedissian @ha014 myimmortalize @myimmortalize Congratulation! You will be notified of your winning shortly.

How to Install and Run Silverlight in Linux

How to Install and Run Silverlight in Linux

Love it or hate it, we all know Flash, but Microsoft’s equivalent, Silverlight, is a bit less well known. With Silverlight you can stream video and create animations, in fact you can even use it to create Windows sidebar widgets. However, in what may come as a bit of a shock, Microsoft Silverlight doesn’t play […]

Dropbox Android App Review

Dropbox Android App Review

In my previous Dropbox article, I highlighted that Dropbox had released apps for the Android, iOS and Blackberry platforms. These enabled Dropbox users to access their data while on the move. However, the apps, especially the Android one, was very much in its infancy and there were a lot of basic functions that it lacked. […]