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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 in order to reach destination. One of the major...

Search gmail message during a period of time

Gmail is one of the best email client available online, moreover slew people are using the application as there email client. This email client provide vast variety of search option for searching the email in the mail box. I am going to explain how is it possible to sort emails within particular period of time. This is one best features that add more value to business, professional people because they have to...

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 speed of 20Km/hour 10 forward gear and 2 reverse...

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 rubber belts and two motors, they called it bipod. Check...

Google needle live

This post mainly intends to bloggers, web enthusiasts etc. Yesterday onwards google needle service is up and running however the service is under alpha release it is open to public. Google needle provide us set of services which includes. 1) Page rank calculator. 2) Retrieve your keyword’s position in google search. 3) Download Youtube video provided the URL. Page rank calculator This service will check...

Need expert advice? Use LinkedIn answers

Are you looking for expert advice about your queries? I would suggest LinkedIn answer section is the best place to ask expert advice. You know why? LinkedIn the real social network LinkedIn is the social that create real value for the time spend in using the social network. I can strongly suggest LinkedIn is the best social networking platform available, simply because the community in LinkedIn are mainly highly...

Configure your windows vista for fast shutdown

Ho I need to wait for 5-6 minutes to make my laptop shutdown because I am using Microsoft Vista on my Laptop!!!. I googled about this and I found some information to avert this problem. Edit some information in the Regedit can increase the speed of shutdown in Windows Vista. Start Run (Windows Key +R) program and type regedit and hit enter. Navigate through HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control...

Disable Windows Vista sidebar from startup

You bought a new laptop that is embedded with Genuine Windows Vista and you are weird due the sluggish performance of Vista? By default the Vista sidebar is activated on the start up, that make the system slower. The user can add different gadgets like RSS reader, clock, CPU meter, Notes etc in the Sidebar. Ousting the sidebar saves some amount of memory so that we can increase the performance. Go through the...

Install google web accelarator to make web page loading faster

You have a broadband network, still your page request taking lot of time to serve. Use google web accelerator to speed up the page serving. Google web accelerator serves pages through powerful global systems of Google. How Google web accelerator works? Google web accelerators stores copies of frequently asked web pages in Google’s powerful systems. The accelerator downloads only slightly changed data. Accelerator...

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 for 802.11b or 802.11g. Interestingly we can...

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. You can search for videos and then create...

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. ...

Analytics Reporting Suite on Adobe AIR

If you have an analytics account and you are into the habit of using it quite extensively then you will surely like this application. This is a desktop version of the google analytics application, made on the Adobe AIR platform. You need to have Adobe AIR installed on your machine. The software is particularly useful for those with multiple analytics accounts. You can configure any number of accounts into this...

Make your contact email address spam proof using javascript

This topic might be interesting for blogger’s / tech geeks. Are you get annoyed by spam mails, because you published your email address on your blogs / contact page of your site. Here is a workaround for it, you can simply use some client side scripting to print the email address on the site document. <script type=”text/javascript”> var your_email_address = ‘your address’...

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 zip code on the change location field and click...


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