Weekly Wrap-up: Free Gmail Calls Extend Through 2011, WikiLeaks Becomes English Word, Beginner Guide to Android And Many More

This week, we show you how to upgrade your Dropbox to version 1.0 in Ubuntu and Kubuntu, write blog post on the move, draw arrows in Gimp, access your IM logs from anywhere, fetching files with wget, stream flash video on your iPhone and many more.

5 Most Popular Articles Of The Week

1. How to Change Linux Displays on the Fly with Disper

2. How to Upgrade Your Dropbox to Version 1.0 in Ubuntu

3. The Beginner Guide to Android – What New Android Users Need to Know About Their Phones

4. How to Use FaceTime For Mac to Chat with Friends & Family

5. Everything You Want to Know About Chrome OS, Chrome Netbook And Chrome Web Store

Poll of the week

Do You Wish to See Delicious Shut Down?

Giveaway of the week

1. Christmas Week Special: IM+ Pro For Android Free Giveaway

2. Christmas Week Special: Picture Collage Maker Pro Free Giveaway

3. Christmas Week Special: SailFish VPN Free Giveaway

4. Christmas Week Special: iMedia Converter + DVD Creator Free Giveaway

News of the week

1. It’s not “rooting”, it’s openness

2. Marketers are tracking you and collecting your info, without you knowing.

3. NORAD collaborate with Google to allow you to track Santa Claus’s whereabout on Christmas eve.

4. Google sent Android up to space.

5. Free calling in Gmail extended through 2011

6. Google extends its Android market purchase capability to carrier direct billing

7. Facebook Rolling Out More Prominent Design of News Feed Filters

8. Wikileaks is now an English word

Other useful How-to articles

1. Increase the Memory of XP Mode Virtual PC in Windows 7

2. Some cool Android tips and tricks

3. How To Utilize Fast User Switching On Your Mac

4. How to Sync iTunes Across All Your Computers with Dropbox

5. 3 Ways to Host Your Own Delicious Alternative

Software of the week

1. Fiabee (Chrome, Android) – Sync files between Google Chrome and Android.

2. Webkey for Android – Remote control your Android from your PC.

3. Virtualbox 4.0

4. App Launcher for Chrome – Quick launch for your Chrome web apps.

5. Firefox 4 Beta 8 – Latest Firefox beta, easier sync setup and 3D Graphics.

That’s all for the wrap-up for this week. If you have any tips, tricks or any topics you think we should include, feel free to email us at tips [at] maketecheasier.com

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