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IE 9 Shows Unread Mail Count For Hotmail On Being Pinned To Taskbar


IE 9 Shows Unread Mail Count For Hotmail On Being Pinned To Taskbar

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 (IE 9) has a new feature called the “Pinned Tabs” that lets you pin a particular website to the Windows 7 Taskbar. Well, along with Pinned Tabs comes another important feature – Website Notifications. However this is available only to Hotmail.com as of now. So, when you pin your Hotmail.com tab…

 Microsoft   News  

By Zenobia on April 7th
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Canonical Says Unity 2D Not Part Of The Ubuntu 11.04 Plan


Last week, Bill Filler from Canonical created a flutter when he announced Unity 2D for computers which cannot run the normal Unity 3D. Unity 3D requires Compiz and thus requires computers capable of 3D-acceleration to run. Unity 2D, technically known as Unity-Qt, is based on Qt/QML and has been designed to run on the slower computers….

 Linux   News  

By Ricky on January 18th
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Disable The Automatic Suspension Of Desktop Effects In Kubuntu 10.10


Disable The Automatic Suspension Of Desktop Effects In Kubuntu 10.10

Ever since I upgraded to Kubuntu 10.10, whenever I login the KWin desktop effects are automatically suspended. This happens in both my old laptop with an integrated Intel graphics and my new one with dedicated ATi graphics card.

 How-To   Linux  

By Ricky on October 4th
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How To Switch Between Desktop And Netbook Workspace In Kubuntu 10.10


How To Switch Between Desktop And Netbook Workspace In Kubuntu 10.10

As we have reported earlier, the separate ISO for Kubuntu Netbook Edition has been discontinued for Kubuntu 10.10. It has been merged with the desktop ISO. When you install it, you will get either the desktop interface or the netbook interface by default depending on your screen resolution.

 Linux   Tips & Tricks  

By Ricky on September 18th
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A Desktop / Web Language Translator Based On Silverlight [Works On Windows Phone 7]


A Desktop / Web Language Translator Based On Silverlight [Works On Windows Phone 7]

In this article we will tell you about one such Language Translator tool based on Microsoft’s Silverlight technology using which you can quickly translate between four different languages.

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By Debjit on May 13th
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How to automatically download & set or change desktop wallpapers from Bing.com


How to automatically download & set or change desktop wallpapers from Bing.com

In this article we will tell you how to automatically download the back ground images from Bing.com and set them as your desktop wallpapers or change them at regular intervals on your Windows systems.

 Articles   How-To   Web  

By Debjit on December 30th
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Is Tabbed Windows Going To Be The Next Big Thing?


Is Tabbed Windows Going To Be The Next Big Thing?

With the release of KDE SC 4.4 Beta 1, tabbed windows is now available through its windows manager KWin. This raises the question, is tabbed windows going to be the next big thing after tabbed browsing? Tabs as a means of cleaning up the UI is by no means a new concept. It dates back…

 Articles   General   OS   Software  

By Ricky on December 7th
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A collection of cute iPhone style icons for your desktop


iPhone is everyone’s gadget of love and desire. And as it goes with Apple’s design strategies,  the iPhone also has some amazing design and very beautiful (actually cute as girls say) icons. Thanks to IconFactory, you can now have iPhone icons right on your desktop – both windows and the Mac!

 Apple   Articles   Brands   General  

By Debjit on September 16th
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Control your Windows Mobile phone from a personal computer using MyMobileR


Busy professionals and computer entrepreneurs generally spend most of their time on their  personal computers. Syncing and being able to control your mobile phones right from your computer is something which every busy computer professional looks for. In this article we will tell you how to use a tool called MyMobileR to control your Windows…

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By Debjit on August 18th
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