Weekly Wrap-up: The Firefox Overtakes Internet Explorer Edition

This week, we show you how to differentiate a phishing Facebook mail, block programs In Windows 7 without using AppLocker, change Tweetdeck password, reset login password in Windows 7, sync iPhone notes to email, delete duplicate in iTunes and many more tutorials.

5 Most Popular Articles Of The Week

1. 15+ Useful AppIndicator Applets For Ubuntu

2. LibreOffice – The Likely Future of OpenOffice

3. How to Setup HDMI Digital Playback in Linux

4. VirtualBox 4.0 Review: What to Expect From This Major Release

5. WingPanel: A Super Sexy Space-Saving Top Panel

Poll of the week

What Is Your Favorite Browser? [Poll]

Video of the week

Sneak preview of Android 3.0 – Honeycomb

News of the week

1. Firefox overtakes Internet Explorer in Europe in browser wars

2. Apple’s Mac Store opens with more than 1000 apps

3. A Sneak Peek of Android 3.0, Honeycomb

4. WordPress.com grows over 6 million new blogs in 2010, pageviews up 53%

5. Angry Birds comes in the form of a board game

6. Skype acquires Qik, video streaming on the way.

7. Google will be fixing up the Android messaging bug

8. Google Docs new feature: Play video files in your documents.

9. Popular app VLC pulled from the App Store

Other useful How-to articles

1. How to Fix “Error 100? in the Mac App Store

2. How to Get Google Voice from Outside the U.S

3. How to Send Web Articles Directly to Your Kindle via Instapaper

4. How to Control the Order of Startup Programs in Windows

5. How To Remotely Monitor Your Transmission Torrent Downloads

Software of the week

1. unDock – adds an “Eject All” shortcut in Mac.

2. Better Grooveshark – userscript to add lyrics and remove ad for Grooveshark. Worked in Firefox with Greasemonkey, Chrome, Opera, and Safari with Greasekit.

3. Go Launcher – Yet another lightweight home replacement app for Android.

4. Twitter for Mac – the official Twitter desktop client for Mac

5. Handbrake – the latest update of this popular cross-platform video conversion app adds support for Blu-ray ripping, more device presets, batch scanning, and the ability to edit entries in your conversion queue.

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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