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Twitter like tool for music :- Blip

Twitter is a efficient tool to spread messages to your followers, even we can spread ideas. But twitter lacks to share rich media contents like music videos etc. Blip is here with twitter concept with rich media sharing. You can follow what your friends listening right now. Like twitter we can listen what your friends listening right now. There is no need of reloading...

Run DOS programs in Windows Vista? Install DOSBox

Are you using Windows Vista and you are not able to run DOS based programs in your Microsoft Vista PC? I would suggest DOSBox is the solution for running DOS based programs. What is DOSBox? It is a DOS emulator and it works well with almost all platforms. The application already ported to Windows, Linux, MacOS X etc. Ultimately it works with Windows vista too. This...

Post Series Coming Soon – How to Create your own wifi mesh network?

I Am a Techie is happy to announce a post series on Wifi Mesh Networking. In the coming weeks we will be testing some of the major mesh firmwares and supporting software’s. Wifi mesh networks consists of a collection of wireless routers which work together to provide wireless access to client devices. The mesh routers route packets from one router to another...

Human powered bus

Couple of students from Eindhoven University of Technology developed a bus. The bus is powered by collective effort by people in the bus. Yes those who are in the bus apply pedal situated under the seat, a human powered bus. It is constructed in a truck chassis with 32 pedallers, a driver and a guide Specification 2500 Kg weigh, 300 meters of bike chain Traveling...

Interesting whiteboard plotter

Some of you people used online plotters, even with collaborative nature. A web application where user can plot text, images and share it applications like skrbl or scriblink. But today I saw a mechanical text plotter, which I feel very interesting. The tool consist of micro controller and some mechanical motors to control and plot texts. The pen in hanged in two...

WiFi detector on your t-shirt

New duty for t-shirts? Interestingly another job for t-shirts, detect wifi strength around you, its an anomaly. But this is true, it will show the wifi signal strength to you and people around you. The glowing bars on the t-shirt will display the signal strength. So we don’t need to carry a laptop for wardriving. The product will show signal strength’s...

Mooflair – Adobe AIR application for viewing off-line and on-line flash videos

Adobe AIR is getting its fair share of attention among developers and many cool applications are being developed daily. The applications are light weight and runs of all OS platforms. Mooflair is one of such applications for viewing flash videos from various video websites also flash videos stored on your computer. Mooflair comes packed with some really cool features....

Coolest Periodic Table Ever

I wish technology had progressed this much while I was in school. I had a huge periodic table hung on my rooms wall. Now check this out. This is the coolest periodic table I have ever seen. The interface is neat and wonderful. Any person will get interested in chemistry after seeing this. ...

Google movie search

Are you crazy about movies? If yes good news for you peoples. Google search will assist you to find your favorite movies respective to your location. Just go to the google movies. You can even include some keywords, like “director” , “cast” etc. If you need to search which all movies are there at New york. Type keyword New York or New York...

Unlimited international calls from skype

Good news Skype users!!!, they have recently introduced a unlimited plan for just $9.95. User can call internationally to 34 countries world wide. I am sure this will spurn all providers in this arena. You can now call to your relatives all over the world by spending $9.95. Hold on, like all other providers, Skype also have some hidden things in the unlimited plan....

Check your Microsoft Vista updates regularly

I am genuine Windows vista user, however, I am also using ubuntu, both seems very friendly for me. As far I know a lot of memory issues and bugs are available with vista that widely affects its performance. Even while the vista booting, a sluggish process, it will take more than 10 minutes, my laptop is with 1GB RAM. Anyway whatever issues available the compulsion...

How to setup google docs for offline access?

Hurray….when I opened my google docs today morning I got offline functionality enabled for my account. I was looking for this, couple of days back. I got some information from a forum that only limited people got functionality available for the time being. Anyways I am happy that I got access for it now. Let me explain the steps to enable offline access for...

Working of SLR(D) camera.

SLR Camera How does it work? SLR is short for ‘Single Lens Reflex’ (denoting Reflection). A SLR camera uses a single lens through which an image is focused or targeted. A mirror is used to reflect the light emitted by the target/body, through the viewfinder, to our eyes. There is a penta prism (prism with 5 sides) on the path of rays to view finder, inside...

Import your rss subscription to google reader

Are you using some other rss reader and you are weird in using the application. You need the same subscription in google reader as well. There is solution for every problems google know it well. Yes you can import the your subscription to google reader. Step 1) Export your subscription as OPML file from your reader. Step 2) Click on the setting link on the top right...

Open social :- A new face to social networking applications

Today orkut released their open social applications to public. Yes google came with open social concept couple of months back. Now anyone can develop their own application and install it in the orkut. The applications will be visible to profiles. Those who like the application, they can add it in their profile. Slew of applications are available in orkut. There...