Get DuckDuckGo Instant Answer Results in your Google Search Results with Chrome Extension


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Perhaps you have always wondered if you could get the Instant answer feature that is part of a DuckDuckGo search and combine that with a Google Web Search results, because perhaps you prefer Google For web searches, you can get the best of both worlds, by employing the Google Chrome extension DuckDuckGo Zero-Click Info.

Take control of Facebook Spam like Comments and Games


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If you find that your Facebook New Feed is stuffed with what games your friends are playing or annoying comments that you really wish didn’t make it to your feed, you can now use a button near the right hand side of the post to future posts from that source to be unfollowed, hopefully removing it from your sight, for more on how this works, check out this article HERE.

Get a Bing Look to your Google.Com Homepage


Bing Homepage in April 2011

Bing Homepage in April 2011 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Perhaps your one of those types of people that like to customize everything you can to your liking, well you can add getting your favorite Bing backgrounds onto your Google.Com Homepage, which might not sound all that great, but if you have seen the Bing backgrounds, you know that them are pretty nice compare to what Google.Com offers, for more on how you would bring Bing background into Google.Com, check out this Google Chrome Extension HERE.

SMS conversations more honest perhaps than an Actually conversation


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Texting on a qwerty keypad phone (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Although you might have thought that it would be easier to lie over a Text message or SMS, you would be wrong, actually people are more likely to be honest when they are texting, which might not sound right, after all you figure that a conversation in person would probably reveal more of the truth than an impersonal text message. Check out this study that supports this notion HERE.

Free up Hard Drive space on your Mac Desktop with a Search Filter


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The standard user interface of Mac OS X (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Perhaps your Mac OS Desktop is starting to get cluttered with files, and you want to find a way to clean up your hard drive, one way to do this would be to identify the biggest files or the ones taking up the most disk space and find a way to delete or move the files, but finding out size order of your files might not be an easy task, but you can make things simple by just employing a filter, for more on how this works, check out this article HERE.

Find your Dream Hotel with Simplehoney beta Service


World's tallest hotel

World’s tallest hotel (Photo credit: Danny McL)

For a limited time, the limit being when the service Simplehoney comes out of Beta, you can use this great service to find a hotel that you’ll love, the service attempts to only return results of hotels that have meet your requirements, for now the service is only for the San Franciso and Hawaii areas, but will expand, also note that when the service comes out of beta, it will be membership only and the cost being $100, for more check out Simplehoney.

Back Up your Gmail account using Gmvault for Windows, Mac & Linux


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We all need to back up our email at some point, and if your using Gmail for your Email services, then you might want to consider using the program Gmvault to back up your Gmail account so that you don’t lose those important emails you have stored, for more check out Gmvault for Windows, Linux or Mac.

Secure your Wallet using LastPass Wallet for iOS


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iOS logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If you happen to have a iOS device and your trying to leave your wallet at home, but don’t want to risk a privacy breach by putting all your important ID’s, credit cards on your iOS device, then you should consider using LastPass Wallet for iOS that will allow you to keep your information without having to worry, for more check out LastPass Wallet for iOS.

Firefox has a Reset feature for Troubleshooting, without losing Data


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When it comes to pushing the limits on features, Mozilla Firefox has always been on the bleeding edge, and now they have introduced a Reset feature which is suppose to be used for troubleshooting purposes, but will allow you to rest assured that your Data is safe, for more on how this Reset feature works, check out this Official Blog Post HERE.

How to Unhide your Library Folder in OS X


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AppleScript (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Perhaps you have wondered in the near past if it would be possible to bring the Library Folder out of hiding on your OS X desktop, and you can do this, the article talks about how you can do this using apple script, for more check out this article HERE.

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