Posts Tagged ‘Web/Tech’

Re-program Your Memory To Become More Self-Reliant

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Modern conveniences like smartphones and the internet provide us with access to more information than we could ever hope to remember. The problem is, we often fail to differentiate between the important information we ought to keep in our memory and the less-important data that’s better stored elsewhere. As a result we become too dependent on our devices and other modern conveniences. Here’s how to break the cycle and develop a healthy amount of self-reliance.

Link: LifeHacker

How To Automatically Fill In Repetitive Web Forms

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

As a citizen of the web, you frequently enter repetitive information about yourself into forms. Every time you sign up for a new web site with your email address or username, enter in your shipping address, or type in your credit card information for purchases, you waste precious time typing out the same information. Manually typing this information every time is also error prone, which is why sites often ask you, for example, to retype your email address—which takes even more of your time.

This hack details how to automatically and securely fill in repetitive web forms with the free browser plug-in LastPass.

Link: LifeHacker

Quickly Share Text From Webpages

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

You might discover interesting content on websites you browse daily and some of them might be worth sharing. When you want to share particular text from a website, then you can try out BookmarkQ. BookmarkQ is a new free web service which creates easily shareable short URL that links directly to a quote on a Web page. You can simply select the text for sharing and then using the bookmarklet of the service and generate the short URL.

Link: NirmalTV

Maintain Your Movie Database With MovieDB

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

If you have the passion to collect movies by downloading titles online, then MovieDB is a nice tool to manage them. MovieDB is a freeware tool for Windows which allows you to manage your movie collection by downloading movie information, poster and wallpapers related to the movies. You can also keep track of all the movies you have watched using this tool. You can also take a backup of your movie database.

You can sort movies into different categories like action, drama, romance, horror etc.

Features:

  • Automatic data download (info / cast / images) from themoviedb.org
  • Multi-language movies info (up to 184 languages)
  • Hi quality poster and wallpaper galleries (automatically downloaded!)
  • Keep track of the movies you have watched
  • Proxy support
  • Automatic database backup

Link: NirmalTV