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How to Change the Default Download Location In IE 9 [Quick Tips]

How to Change the Default Download Location In IE 9 [Quick Tips]

In Internet Explorer 9 (IE9), the default download location is the Downloads folder in your user profile. However, some (if not, most) of you donot like this default download location and are looking for the ways to change it. For me, I prefer to place all my downloads on the Desktop. This is how you […]

No Video Editor?  No Problem – Try JayCut Online

No Video Editor? No Problem – Try JayCut Online

At first, it seems so simple. If you want to record a video, just flip on your webcam, record, and upload to something like YouTube. But when you go to do it, you might run into some of the same problems I did. What’s the best software for recording? How does it handle audio? What’s […]

Yogile Makes Photo Sharing And Contribution A Dead Simple Task

Yogile Makes Photo Sharing And Contribution A Dead Simple Task

There are no shortage of choices when it comes to online photo album. Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, Skydrive and even Dropbox comes with a photo album feature. The market sure seems crowded, but few of these sites come with the ability to allow others to contribute – in a ridiculously simple way. Yogile is one of […]

The “World Coolest Intern”, Are You Up To The Challenge? [News]

The “World Coolest Intern”, Are You Up To The Challenge? [News]

The “World Coolest Intern” is a recruitment campaign by Standard Chartered Bank to hire social media savvy interns to help them promote their latest product: Breeze. The 6 months internship program comes with a total remuneration of SGD$30,000 (about USD$39,000) and the chance to work with some leading social media experts including Google, Christophe Langlois […]

SafeCopy – 3Gb of Automatic Backup Solution, Accessible Anywhere

SafeCopy – 3Gb of Automatic Backup Solution, Accessible Anywhere

We here at Make Tech Easier have talked about many backup options. Each one has their merits and is well worth looking into. Depending on your needs, one may be better than another. That being said, SafeCopy is another automatic backup option for your Windows or Apple machine. The beauty of the automatic backups is […]

Invisible Browsing With IBVPN + Free Giveaway

Invisible Browsing With IBVPN + Free Giveaway

Update: The contest is now closed. Connecting to the Web via VPN is one of the best way to surf the web anonymously and access to content that are not available (such as Hulu, Pandora) in your country. Hotspot Shield is one of the popular VPN around. It is free and is compatible with Windows […]

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 […]

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 […]

Organize Your Meals with Plummelo

Organize Your Meals with Plummelo

If you cook a lot, you probably make some of your favorites pretty often. The alternative is something you can make fast. I know I get sick of having the same things over and over. If you want to explore a little and try different meals, you are going to dig Plummelo. Plummelo is a […]

Tips and Tricks For Your Shiny New Kindle

Tips and Tricks For Your Shiny New Kindle

I am the proud owner of a brand new Amazon Kindle Wi-Fi (a.k.a. Kindle 3). This sleek graphite device is great when I want to read at home or on the move. The size and weight are just perfect and even after holding it for a few hours I can barely feel it resting on […]

How to Collaborately Create Drawings With Google Docs

How to Collaborately Create Drawings With Google Docs

Google Docs is one of the best online office suites available till date. You can create Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents directly from your browser and store them in your Google account. Later, you can edit or download these documents from any computer you want, and that too in various compatible formats. Another great feature […]