How to Manage Windows Firewall [ Basic]

Firewall is like a security guard in any company which determines if any person or material is allowed to connect to outside world or any connection from outside can enter your system.  It has been asked to follow some rules, which in Windows are called as Inbound and Outbound rules, before any thing goes out or comes in. Now what ...

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Transfer Music from iPod / iPhone to your PC and iTunes

The popularity and fan following of iPhone and iPod is well-known, a friend of mine, for whom his iPod is a lifeline, told me about this awesome application, Pod to PC. This free application allows you to transfer, copy or rip the music, videos and playlists from any iPod or iPhone to your Windows PC and iTunes, and is compatible ...

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Robocopy : The Daddy of all Copy utilities [ Windows ]

Robocopy , A gui version of Copy Command in windows,  which allows you to use all advanced options of copy command without using the command line. The power of  Robocopy makes serious file replications or drive replication mush easier job. You can create full mirror duplicates of two file structures , which includes sub directories and files without copying any ...

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First 3D game based on a Bollywood Movie ( Ghajini )

Eros International, the entertainment has released the First 3D game based on movie Ghajini.  You can Experience the story from Sanjay’s (Character played by Aamir Khan) unique perspective narrated by Aamir Khan. Aamir Khan has also recorded his voice and physical moves for the game. So go ahead and grab the first bollywood based 3d  game, and enjoy playing as Aamir Khan. ...

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Find local time of a city or country on Google Maps

World TIme server is probably the most used online service to find time of any city or country but if you are a big fan of Google Maps then check out GChart. Its a google maps mashup which allows you to find local time of any city around the world. Along with time you would get Date, Area and Country ...

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How to Forward / Reply with selected parts of an email

FOrwarding, Replying emails become a messy business when it becomes a chain mail. In short when a mail contains either all previous conversations of mail along with the original one in case of reply or all forward junk information when you forward. Most of the time these extra might not be required. You might want to send only a part of ...

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Firefox Calculator

This Firefox add-on allows you to access a powerful calculator, and the interface is simple, like the calculator that comes with Windows.  Install the calculator add-on and launch it from the ‘Tools’ tab in your Firefox, as shown below. This works fine with all the versions of Firefox.Here is an animation, which shows the smooth working of Calculator add-on, opened ...

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Find Product key (CD key) for Windows and other installed softwares

There could be several scenarios when somehow you have lost the key for one of your already installed application. This small application Magical Jelly Bean Keyfinder, retrieves the Product Keys for applications installed on your System. You need to download it, as a 330 Kb zip file, unzip it, and run the keyfinder.exe, it will show you the Product keys ...

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Create ringtones from MP3 Songs [ Online Tool ]

Using song snippets as Ringtones is a trend followed in almost every part of world, here I am going to talk about an online tool, which allows you to create Ringtones from your favorite song (mp3 files only).  It allows you to select any portion of MP3 songs and convert into ringtonefor your mobile. If you have the song in ...

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Calculate the cost of a taxi ride anywhere in the world

World taximeter is an excellent service which allows you to find taxi fares between 2 places in most of the cities in the world. It even gives you out a Google map ( With time and distance) with route on it and currency conversion option between euro, dollar and pound. Cities covered by this service : Amsterdam | Barcelona |Berlin Boston ...

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How to Install DirectX 10 on XP With DirectX10 RC2 Pre Fix 3

Installing Directx 10 on XP had come a long way on discussion and now there is a easy patch availble which allows you to install DirectX 10 RC 2 Pre Fix 3 on Windows Xp machine. As soon as you run the setup, the required Directx 10 DLL’s will be copied and registered with Windows XP system which was a ...

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Make your pictures funny with piZap

piZap is a nice online tool to edit your photos, it has a wide range of tools to choose from, like Adding Dialogue boxes, Hairs, Accessories like Goggle, pendants etc. Have a look at the image below. And now you can see the same image after editing with piZap To understand the functionality you can have a look at this ...

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