This week, we show you how to speed up your WordPress blog, sync local documents with Google docs, play full screen YouTube video in Ubuntu, run Google Instant in Firefox, install Ubuntu in Mac and many more…
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If you have noticed, Google search result now comes with a site review on the right hand corner of the search result. Not a bad move, but it can be rather irritating and slow at times.
Microsoft’s own email system – Hotmail is getting better and better. The latest addition to the family is the full session HTTPS encryption that is activated by default.
Microsoft has only launched Kinect last week and Google’s engineer, Matt Cutts has come up with a hacking contest for developers to create software and API for the device. The grand prize is $1000 for each category.
After a failed relationship with Facebook, Apple very own music social network – Ping has found new love with Twitter. The two are integrated together and users can now share their music preferences via Twitter.
Firesheep is the bad guy that is trying to sniff your password and login credential every time you are on an unsafe connection. Blacksheep is the new tool that detects the presence of Firesheep and gives you a warning when your security is compromised.
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Software of the week
2. WorkFlowy – A simple, no frill web based to-do list
3. Black Hole for Mac – Clear sensitive information from your Mac with a single click.
4. SmartXplore – Manipulate and create files with middle mouse click [Windows].
5. SoMud/ – A cross-platform P2P download and share program.
6. Linux Mint 10 – A user-friendly Ubuntu-based Linux distro.
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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