Run Windows 8 Modern Apps On Classic Desktop With ModernMix

Do you love an app you found on the Windows Store but wish to run it on the classic desktop? Try ModernMix. It is a Windows 8 application by Stardock which enables users to switch your full-screen Metro apps (Modern apps) in windowed mode. In other words, you can run your Metro apps on the classic Windows desktop. This can help you avoid switching between the Windows 8 Metro UI Continue Reading →

How To Clear Android Status Bar in A Single Tap

One of the biggest annoyances that an Android user must face are the various notifications that appear on the Android Status Bar each time you receive a message, install apps for Android or receive application updates. This can be quite annoying as Android newbies often try rebooting their phones to clear a crowded status bar or even try to tap each notification to clear the bar. If you have been Continue Reading →

How To Login To Skype Using A Microsoft Account

As we all know Microsoft has mashed up Microsoft Accounts with Skype, which means that you can now login to Skype using your Microsoft account and even merge your Microsoft and Skype I.D.s. If you are confused as to how you can login to Skype by Using a Microsoft account, then see the simple guide given below.

AppsBar Displays Recently Closed Mac Apps Above The Menu Bar

If you are looking for a Mac OS X application launcher for quickly accessing recently closed apps, then try AppsBar.  Unlike the common apps that can be launched from the Menu Bar or Dock, AppsBar positions itself on top of the screen and lets your desktop slide down to reveal recently closed apps. Closed apps are automatically added to the bar and can be launched with ease.

How To Create, View And Edit Microsoft Office Files On Kindle Fire

If you are looking to view, create and edit Microsoft Office files on Kindle Fire, then here are a few methods to help make your Amazon tablet Office ready. While Amazon tablets by default do not provide support for opening MS Word, Power Point or Excel files, there are a number of workarounds you can use to get Office on Kindle Fire.

Download Microsoft Office 2013 Free Trial

As we all know, the latest version of Microsoft Office 2013 has now been released and you can download the final build. When downloading the latest build for version 2013, you will come across the trial version of Professional Plus 2013,  which includes all major applications like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Publisher, and MS Lync. To download MS Professional Plus, see the link given at the end of Continue Reading →

SKYE For iPhone: Get Weather Forecasts With Photos From Your Area

While I have previously covered a number of weather apps for iPhone and other platforms, SKYE Weather+Phioto comes with a unique twist. Unlike other apps of its kind such as Weather Now or gMaps Browser, SKYE brings your daily weather reports to life by delivering beautiful photos from your area. These photos are shared by other users, which enhances your experience of acquiring updates.

How To Save File As PDF Using MS Word 2013

While there are a number of PDF writers like CutePDF and Doro that can easily convert any type of document in PDF format from virtually any Windows application, you can easily convert any Microsoft Word document to PDF format using a built-in option. This feature is available in both MS Word 2013 and 2010.

How To Add A New Account in MS Outlook 2013

Microsoft has recently released the Microsoft Outlook 2013 suite and in a previous posts I covered some tips regarding MS Office 2013 applications, including  the process of connecting a Gmail account With Microsoft Outlook 2013. While adding an initial account is simple enough due to the wizard that displays after Outlook is launched for the first time, adding new accounts can be a bit confusing. Here is a small guide Continue Reading →