Solving Apple MacBook’s Perpetual Overheating Problem

Solving Apple MacBook’s Perpetual Overheating Problem

In the immediate gratification society we live in, we want our computers to be mobile. We want to take them all over the home and office, and even transport them back and forth, and because of that, many people opt for laptops instead of desktop computers. It seems like the perfect solution, until owners of […]

Virtualbox: How to Set 32-bit Display In Ubuntu Guest  [Quick Tips]

Virtualbox: How to Set 32-bit Display In Ubuntu Guest [Quick Tips]

I installed Ubuntu Natty on my Virtualbox (Ubuntu guest on Ubuntu host) and the first problem that greeted me when I boot up is the 16-bit display error message: The virtual machine window is optimized to work in 32 bit color mode but the virtual display is currently set to 16 bit. Please open the […]

How to Install KDE In Ubuntu Natty [Quick Tips]

How to Install KDE In Ubuntu Natty [Quick Tips]

Ubuntu Natty has been out for almost two weeks. If you do not like the Unity interface, nor the classic Gnome, you could install KDE and give it a spin. We have covered KDE 4 several times and it is elegant and by far the best KDE distribution. Here’s how you can install KDE in […]

How To Set Up A Personalised Television Calendar

How To Set Up A Personalised Television Calendar

In the past, we have covered a number of methods of tracking and downloading television shows automatically and through the use of torrents and RSS feeds. Most of these methods either require downloading and installing cumbersome applications or are not portable and cannot be used on different devices. In fact, with tablets and smartphones becoming […]

MIUI: A Beautiful And Functional Custom ROM For Android

MIUI: A Beautiful And Functional Custom ROM For Android

Of all the ways to customize your Android phone, the geekiest way has to be rooting your phone, wiping it clean and installing a new ROM. Most of these custom ROMs are functionally better than your default ROMs and are rid of all the unnecessarily features that slow down your phone. One such ROM is […]

Music on the iPhone: iPod, Pandora, and More

Music on the iPhone: iPod, Pandora, and More

While many cell phones come with the ability to play music, the iPhone does it like no other. Instead of being a phone that also plays music, it’s an electronic device that is both an MP3 player and a phone. Apple took its very successful iPod and added a phone to it. There may be […]

Fast And Anonymous VPN Services: iVPN Free Giveaway

Fast And Anonymous VPN Services: iVPN Free Giveaway

Update: This giveaway contest has ended. If you are staying outside of US and you want to watch Hulu, or listen to Pandora, one of the best way is to use a VPN connection. We have previously giveaway licenses for SailFish VPN and ibVPN. Today, we are glad to giveaway license keys for iVPN. iVPN […]

Imageoid: An Impressive Web App That Offers Numerous Image Effects

Imageoid: An Impressive Web App That Offers Numerous Image Effects

Adding selective special effects to certain digital photographs enhances them and gives them a more visually appealing look. These effects modify the colors, lighting, brightness, sharpness, and other aspects of a picture to produce visual results better than the original. If you want to apply such effects to digital photos stored on your computer, you […]

8 Really Useful Ubuntu Unity Quicklists

8 Really Useful Ubuntu Unity Quicklists

One of the useful features in Unity (Ubuntu Natty) is the adding of quicklists to the application icons in the launcher. For example, you can right click on the Google Chrome icon and access the option to open an incognito window, or right click the Gmail icon and select “Compose New Email” option. For those […]

How to Quickly Convert Audio Files with Gnac [Linux]

How to Quickly Convert Audio Files with Gnac [Linux]

If you’re like most people, you probably have more than a couple of audio files on your computer. And they’re probably in a few different formats. Like what? Like MP3, MP4, WAV, FLAC, or even Ogg. And maybe you want to covert to those files to another format – say MP3 to Ogg. There’s no […]

How to Make A Website in Word For Mac

How to Make A Website in Word For Mac

There are a lot of basic HTML editors out there for your Mac. Many of them can even be downloaded and used for an indefinite span of time at no cost to you at all. No one is going to deny that fact. The real question is, do you actually need to download one of them at […]

How to Get Those Hard-to-Reach RSS Feeds

How to Get Those Hard-to-Reach RSS Feeds

Has there ever been a site you really liked, and you really wanted to subscribe, but there’s no sign of a feed anywhere? Or maybe an old favorite reorganized their site layout, and now that you want to subscribe, you can’t find the button. Perhaps you just want more sources of news for a particular […]

Business Card Reader: Easily Add A Contact To Your Android Phone

Business Card Reader: Easily Add A Contact To Your Android Phone

When you receive a business card, the usual way is to manually enter the contact information to your phone book. If you have collected tens (or hundreds) of business cards in a networking session, you probably have to spend several hours entering the details. If you have a smartphone (such as iPhone or Android), one […]

Feedingo: An Online RSS Feed Reader With Reader-Friendly Interface

Feedingo: An Online RSS Feed Reader With Reader-Friendly Interface

With so many interesting websites out there, you must have bookmarked a few that you check daily for new posts and interesting articles. Checking each of these websites individually can be a bit cumbersome because not only are you shifting from one browser tab to another, but also getting a new reading interface with each […]

How To Track Page Views on Blogger Using Google Analytics

How To Track Page Views on Blogger Using Google Analytics

Keeping track of all my blogs and their page views is almost a full-time job. Luckily, there is always the Google Analytics that made things much simpler to deal with. Although Blogger has started offering its own analytics, these are not as comprehensive as those from Google Analytics. in this article, I outline how you […]

How to Make A (sort of) Song Template in GarageBand

How to Make A (sort of) Song Template in GarageBand

At the first look at this title, you may be wondering why anyone would want to make a song template in GarageBand. A song template can help you to save time and make your song writing and recording much simpler. A song template can help you to manage your preferences across multiple songs. No more […]