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Plaxo: The Ultimate Application To Keep Your Address Book Up to Date

Plaxo: The Ultimate Application To Keep Your Address Book Up to Date

Have you ever visited your address book to get an old friend’s contact number but found it to be the wrong one? Such mishaps are bound to happen when you do not regularly update your address book. But that is something easier said than done. Our friends keep multiple email addresses and phone numbers; some […]

Minus: A Brilliant File Sharing Application With a Plethora of Features

Minus: A Brilliant File Sharing Application With a Plethora of Features

Although you will find them in big numbers, file hosting websites normally service only their primary purpose: storing files. In order to share these files with others, you have to resort to the traditional URL sharing technique that requires them to download the files before they can view them. And anybody who has downloaded files […]

Backup Your Online Data With Google Takeout

Backup Your Online Data With Google Takeout

What’s one of the most frustrating things about using any online service? Getting your data out of a service. With some, that can be fairly easy. With many others, it can be difficult, if not impossible. But you should be able to get your information – no matter what the information is – out of […]

How to Export Facebook Events to Google Calendar

How to Export Facebook Events to Google Calendar

Facebook has become a really useful platform to organise parties and other events. Most, if not all, of your friends, family and acquaintances are on this social media platform, so organising an event simply involves filling in the relevant information and inviting people. Although Facebook is a great platform for creating parties and sending out […]

PicPlz: The Ultimate Photo Sharing Website for Computer and Smartphone Users

PicPlz: The Ultimate Photo Sharing Website for Computer and Smartphone Users

It seems that when developers of photo sharing websites plan their designs, they either have the computer user or the smartphone user in mind. Take Flickr for instance; it is the ideal photo sharing website for computer users where Instagram is the ideal photo sharing application for iPhone users. What is required is a tool […]

How to Get The Best Out Of Google Calendar

How to Get The Best Out Of Google Calendar

Being productive can sometimes be as simple as getting organized. One way to get organized is to have all of your appointments in a calendar, be it paper or digital. For the sake of this article, I’ll talk about the digital version. A common digital calendar is the Google Calendar. Many companies, ISPs, municipalities and […]

SLR Camera Simulator: Simulate an SLR Camera With Various Picture Settings

SLR Camera Simulator: Simulate an SLR Camera With Various Picture Settings

Digital photography has quickly become a widely pursued hobby over the last few years. This has in turn brought new technologies to the SLR cameras. Modern digital SLR cameras come loaded with a plethora of advanced features such as adjusting the lighting, depth of field, focal length, shutter speed, and aperture settings. Of course, to […]

DuckDuckGo: A Search Engine With A Twist

DuckDuckGo: A Search Engine With A Twist

Search engines come. Search engines go. Remember Cuil? And when was the last time you used Lycos? While Google, Bing, and Yahoo! are arguably the leaders in search, there are literally dozens of search engines out there. Many of those engines track your search history and, based on that history, put you in what’s been […]

How to Migrate Images from Facebook To Google Plus

How to Migrate Images from Facebook To Google Plus

Google+ (or Google Plus) is the hot new thing in social networking. Everyone and their little sister have been clamouring for invites to set up their account in this new playground. Unfortunately, users are having to start from scratch without any of their connections, posts or other media cultivated from other social media sites. For […]

Search Sidebar Lets You Search Everywhere On Google

Search Sidebar Lets You Search Everywhere On Google

If you want to do a search, the usual choice is to go to Google.com and type in your search. What if you want to search in Facebook, LinkedIn, Wikipedia, or even your own Gmail or Google Docs account? You have to go the respective sites to do the search. Very troublesome, isn’t it? How […]

Find And Create Online Courses Easily With Udemy

Find And Create Online Courses Easily With Udemy

Have you ever wanted to take up a course, but can’t find the time to do so? What about the opposite – you wanted to create your own course, but you don’t have the marketing and financial resources to attract people to join? With Udemy, you will have no more excuses not to sign up […]

Topicmarks: Extract Facts from Lengthy Documents and Obtain Their Summaries

Topicmarks: Extract Facts from Lengthy Documents and Obtain Their Summaries

Mostly, lengthy texts include numerous details that do not particularly interest you. Reading these texts in their entirety to reach their crux is indeed a time-consuming process. This is precisely why while preparing for their exams, many students prefer referring to their notes instead of their textbooks; the notes include important points, facts, and summaries […]

Find Your Bookmarks Fast With Weloxy

Find Your Bookmarks Fast With Weloxy

Keeping track of where you’ve been on the web can be a challenge. Thankfully there are sites and applications out there that help you bookmark your favorite spots. Weloxy is a site to help you organize your internet travel well. Here at Make Tech Easier, we have discussed several options to save your favorite internet […]

6 Tips To Secure Your Facebook Account

6 Tips To Secure Your Facebook Account

A short while back, I wrote about securing your Hotmail account. Today I’ll discuss about ways to secure your Facebook account. There are several points to consider when accessing your Facebook account. Let’s discuss them one by one.

How To Back Up Your Google Docs

How To Back Up Your Google Docs

Cloud storage is a good thing, since it allows you to store a great deal of data without taking up all of your system’s storage space. It also allows you to share your files with your co-workers, or your friends, without having to send out mass emails or break up larger files into multiple parts. […]