Microsoft Officially Declares The Next Version Of Windows To Be Called - Windows 7

Microsoft Windows 7Microsoft has now officially announced to name the next version of Windows OS as "Windows 7", the company said that more details about this release will be unveiled in upcoming PDC and

Blog Action Day 2008 - Poverty, The Horrors Of Poverty Video

Blog Action Day 2008

Today is Blog Action Day 2008 and this years thousands of bloggers world-over have now united to discuss the issue of poverty, I am sharing this soul-touching video showing the Horrors of poverty, Please visit the official Blog Action Day website and participate to help the cause.

Open Office 3.0 Released, Crashes Server Due To High Demand

Sun Microsystems released the latest version of their cross-platform, free, open-source office application suite - Open Office 3.0, the unprecedented demand for the latest version crashed the servers and Sun Microsystems has to run a stripped down version of the site to control the situation for now.

Open Office 3

Available for a number of different operating systems like Microsoft Windows, Linux, Solaris, BSD, OpenVMS, OS/2, Mac OS X and IRIX, the free Microsoft Office alternative supports Microsoft Office 97-2003 formats and ability to open Microsoft Office 2007 new xml based file formats including docx, xlsx and pptx.

Simple Trick To Get McAfee VirusScan Plus 2008 Genuine Subscription License For One Year

McAfeeWe have shared quite a few tricks to grab genuine free license keys to many popular software and anti-viruses, Here is yet another simple trick to get One year genuine subscription for latest McAfee VirusScan Plus 2008.

McAfee VirusScan Plus 2008

To benefit from this special Department of Defense employees only one year free subscription, simply follow the step-by-step procedure as below:

Setting Up Private Browsing Mode In Firefox

Unlike Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 8 Firefox does not provide any in-built private browsing mode, However you can setup Firefox for private browsing using a separate profile as demonstrated below:

  1. Goto Windows Start Menu -> Run (or Use Windows Key + R).
  2. Type in firefox -ProfileManager and hit enter.
  3. Firefox profile Manager
  4. Firefox Profile Manager should launch, click the Create Profile button as shown above.

Free Utility To Check And Download Latest Developmental Builds Of Google Chrome

If Google Chrome is not working as expected or you are having some issues with the browser you can try updating to the latest developmental nightly builds, updating Google Chrome from the Dev channel allows you to get early access to the upcoming features, with up-to-date security and bug fixes.

Chrome Nightly Updater is an nice little handy utility allowing you to check and download latest build of Google Chrome, either as an executable or an Zip file.

Google Chrome Updater

Alternatively, you can also use the official Chrome Channel Chooser utility, allowing you to choose the Dev Channel as Chrome's default update source, once enabled this will make Google Chrome update from the Developmental build channel.

Google Android Mobile Phone India Launch Dates Announced

After trying Google Android Online Emulator, I am almost decided to buy this phone, and the good news is the Google Android (also known as The Google Phone) powered HTC phones will be available in India by end of this year in December, The company is in-talks with major mobile operator's for launching the product.

Google Android

However, don't expect the prices similar to US markets which is around Rs 8,200 ($179), Ajay Sharma, country manager, HTC (India) hinted this saying : "the Indian market does not work on the handset subsidy model".

I/O Brush : Cool Digital Brush Of Future

I/O Brush is an MIT project which can be used as an drawing tool to explore colors, textures, and movements found in everyday materials by "picking up" and drawing with them. I/O Brush looks like a regular physical paintbrush but has a small video camera with lights and touch sensors embedded inside. Outside of the drawing canvas, the brush can pick up color, texture, and movement of a brushed surface. On the canvas, artists can draw with the special "ink" they just picked up from their immediate environment.

Try Out Google Android Online Using T-Mobile G1 Emulator

Want to see how Google's much anticipated open-source mobile platform Google Android works, try the platform online from comfort of your home using T-Mobile G1 Emulator, the flash based phone emulator lets you try all the phone functions, use the third option to start the emulator as shown below, don't forget to try cool side scrolling interface from the home screen.

Google Android Emulator

Launching Internet Explorer 8 InPrivate Browsing Mode By Default

PrivateInternet Explorer 8 Beta 2 introduced the InPrivate invisible browsing mode also called as "Porn Browsing Mode", allowing users to surf internet without leaving any browsing traces, all the cache files, Browsing History and Cookie information is automatically deleted after end of private browsing session.

Internet Explorer 8 Private Surfing Mode

For faster and easy access to IE8 private browsing mode we will be creating a shortcut to launch the browser InPrivate mode by default, simply follow the instructions below:

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