Create virtual firework over sky in NYC Statue of Liberty

Fun time if you want to see how fire works look like in New york City sky over Statue of  Liberty on 4th of July then you should try Virtual Firework. All you need is just hit the sky with mouse and fireworks appear. Here is a small animation for that There is a static image below and animation works ...

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How to get anonymous feedback from trusted people

The title is a bit confusing, but probably the best I could think of to avoid the confusion, well this is about a service, which allows you to ask a question to get a feedback of something. The feedbacks are anonymous for the obvious reason that you don’t know who has sent the feedback, but the snippet “set of people ...

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Plan your Tube travel when in London

The London Underground or the Tube Transport is one of the oldest underground and the most convenient way to travel in London. However if you are new at that place and not sure how much time it would take or if you need to change trains etc then you need to plan your tube travel with Tube Journey Planner. Tube ...

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Displaying folder size in Windows Explorer

Sometimes back we talked on how to find biggest folder of file size in windows but its bit of manual process and needs to be done when you really want to drill down whats occupying space on your hard disk.  Not for vista but at least for the previous version there is a solution, called as Folder Size,  available which ...

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Using operators in Search : Hacking Windows Vista and 7

In this post I have discussed how you can use operators to use the integrated search in windows. This Works in Windows Vista and Windows 7  where the search is integrated in the core of windows operating system. I have given examples of Folder search, size search, Date search. There can be many more options just keep trying. Today Morning ...

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Block USB access for multiple computer with USB blocker

Netwrix USB blocker has a  USB application which allows you to block USB access like Storage devices, iPods, Printers, PDAs, Network adapters, Modems, Imaging devices, etc. from a central place. Many of the IT companies have come with policies where they do block USB device access on computers with help of registry hacks and this sounds much better than that. ...

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Get free Twitter SMS alerts on your phone

There are lot of applications which allow you to communicate with Twitter like you do on normal computer but for a person like me, who is busy all day and don’t have much time to interact but would like to see any tweet or direct message sent to me is always desired. Twe2 is one service which does this job ...

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A simple application to create animated Gif images

UnFREEz is a small application to create animated Gif images. It is a standalone application, so you just need to download a zip file which is less than 20KB, once you unzip and run the application i.e. the UnFREEZ.exe, you come across its simple interface as shown below. Now you can start using this simple tool, all you need to ...

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Turn monitor display off with keyboard shortcut

My Dell laptop doesn’t have any hot key to turn the monitor off. I was using the software which  turns off monitor when I lock the system but unlocking is always an extra step there. Push Off Monitor is small executable which solves this problem. After you start the program it sits on computer’s tray icon and if you press ...

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Personalize Firefox Menu with Menu Editor

Menu Editor is a nice Firefox and Thunderbird add-on, which allows you to personalize your Firefox for you by editing the menu. Menu Editor gives you the liberty to make visible or hide the options from the menu, to give you a personalized browser which might even prove to be more productive for you. Once installed you can access it ...

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Find latitude and longitude using street address

If you ever got troubled by services asking for your exact latitude and longitude you should give iTouch Map latitude longitude service. This service takes up the street address of any place and gives you exact values on Google Maps. You can use the Hybrid model of Google maps to find exact location as view of streets and building will ...

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A link shortening service with embedded NSFW warning

Have you ever clicked some link when the content which popped in front of you brought an embarrassment to you, because it contained something which was explicit, and the sender didn’t attach a NSFW tag to it? Those who don’t know what is NSFW, it stands for Not Safe For Work, an email header which works as an indication to ...

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