Quickly Lookup IP Address Location In Chrome With IP Geolocator

IP Geolocator is a Google Chrome extension that provides the option to instantly locate IPv4 address. Just enter the IP address in the text box and hit OK  to find the location. This can be useful for people who wish to locate the geographical location of an IP address, for example, some people keep firewall logs which can be used to check which IPs might be attempting to collect information Continue Reading →

Remote Assistance In Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 [Guide]

Remote Assistance is a Windows feature by which a client operating system can send request for help to an administrator or friend. The Helper can even be allowed complete control of the user’s desktop, provided its allowed by the assisted person. There are also features in Active Directory (Windows Server 2008) that can be configured to set preferred remote assistance settings. In this post we will explain remote assistance methods Continue Reading →

Ubuntu One – Cloud Storage Service For Ubuntu, iPhone And Android Users

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Ubuntu One is a personal cloud storage web service for Ubuntu users which provides synchronization of not just files and folders but also bookmarks (via Firefox add-on),  as well as bandwidth restriction management options (for downloading and uploading files). It also has an application for  iPhone and Android phones which can also be used to stream music. Every user gets up to 2Gb of free storage. It also has a Continue Reading →

Convert Any Video To MP4, Ogg Theora, Android, iPhone, PSP, etc With Miro Video Converter

Miro Video Converter is a free and open source video converter, which converts any video format to MP4, WebM (vp8), Ogg Theora, Android, iPhone,iPad and other formats. It is available for Windows and Mac OS X operating systems. It has presets that also correct size and formats for phones, iPods, and many other media players. All you need to do is to convert your video and copy it to your Continue Reading →

Fully Tweak Ubuntu Linux With Ubuntu Tweak

Ubuntu Tweak is perhaps the best and most comprehensive tweaking application for the Ubuntu operating system. It can be used to configure Ubuntu easily for a more enhanced user experience, as it provides many useful desktop and system options that are not present by the default in the Gnome desktop environment. I have covered many Ubuntu tweak tips and tricks in numerous posts individually which you can check out here. Continue Reading →

Instantly Access Essential Tools In Chrome With Mini Tools Menu

When it comes to Chrome, I have always had an issues with the way it displays numerous settings for managing browser options. The Settings drop-down menu in particular is not the most convenient section for locating and managing essential Chrome options. I find this menu to be unnecessarily convoluted and I believe that there should be a simplified toolbar or drop down menu with the most commonly used Chrome shortcuts Continue Reading →

Get Windows Phone 8 Style Launcher For Android With Launcher8

Launcher8 is a free app for Android devices which provides a Windows Phone 8 tiled interface, which is the hallmark of the latest Windows based operating systems, including Windows 8. Launcher8 gives Android devices a Metro UI style lockscreen and launcher to give your Android phone the WP8 look.

How To Search For Apps in The Windows 8 App Store

When I first used the Windows 8 App Store, the most confusing thing I found was the ability to search apps. Usually, app stores come with a search bar for searching apps by entering relevant keywords. A good example of this functionality can be found in Google Play or the Apple App Stores. However, the Windows 8 App Store does not offer a built-in search bar, as the functionality is Continue Reading →