Metro Rail in Google Maps India

Google Maps for India has gone tremendous change and I was pretty much surprised to see that Google Maps India now includes Metro Railways path when you plan your trip within the city and it includes Kolkata and Delhi both. Here are few samples when I tried. These routes are included in google maps when there is a possibility between ...

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Draw with your Voice

Ever though if you can draw things by just looking on your screen by just nodding left or right ? Yes well we haven’t just reached there but here is a Voice based drawing application which lets you draw on the screen using your voice and how you end up drawing anything depends on two things : Volume of your ...

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Sonar technique in computers saves electricity

No ground breaking technology here but the best software to turn of your monitor when you are not there even for 5 seconds. Yup that is what Sonar Power management software does and it passed our test for one complete day. This application has 2 ways of detecting if a user is sitting before computer or not. Producing ultrasonic sound ...

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Watch Full screen Flash videos while working on second monitor

Watching any video online or on your desktop, any keyboard or mouse movement you make results in either getting it off the full screen or brings up the menu bars.  JamxxZ had this problem viewing videos online and he created a fix, Flash hacker,  which allows you watch full screen flash videos e.g. You tube videos on one screen and ...

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Change size of Taskbar thumbnail : Windows 7

In Windows 7 when you hover your mouse over any item on the Taskbar, a preview is displayed. The size of the preview depends on how many items you have in that item group, the more the item bigger is the preview but still size of the individual item remains small. This leads to a problem that you cannot see ...

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Export “only” Facebook Friends Email Addresses

Yahoo mail after revamping their interface has now become more social and the first step goes is that now it allows you to import Facebook contact into your Yahoo Contacts.  Amit @ labnol has explained it  beautifully but there is a catch. Let me explain. Login to your Yahoo Mail. Go to Contacts Tab and you should see a notification ...

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Manage Windows Routing tables with Net Route View

Windows Route utility ( Route.exe ) is used to manage routing tables defined in Windows. These routing tables are important as they are like maps for your computer network to find it way in or out and also decide alternate routes in high traffic. Route.exe is the windows command line utility which allows you to manage it but if you ...

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Split and Merge PDF Files online

Significance of PDF files and the PDF tools in a computer user’s life is totally unquestionable. We often need to merge, split, or extract a particular page from a PDF file. Here is an online tool, ILovePDF, which can merge multiple PDF files, split a PDF file, and the splitting feature has an option to extract pages as well. The ...

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Make Windows 7 Desktop Peek Instant

Windows 7 Desktop peek is a new feature in Windows 7 which lets you see what is on your desktop without minimizing any window and that with a mouse hover. However there is a delay of 2 to 3 seconds in that. If you want to make it instant you can use the Desktop peek tweak to make it instant ...

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Change texture of Windows 7 taskbar

Windows 7 Taskbar comes with lot of feature and here is one tool which will  help you changing colors and adding texture to it to make it look super cool. Texurized Taskbar comes with 10 different texture and one Magnet LCD texture which I loved most.  You can control opacity and transparency and if you don’t like it just restore ...

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How to add link in Google SMS text messages

Google SMS Channel is one the best and reliable way you can send SMS for free any where around the world.  One of the common usage is to send updates of latest posts of you blogs or feeds. Since internet usage in mobile has increased it helps your subscribe to get instant updates on their cell phone. How most of ...

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