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Using Storage Spaces To Combine Drives In Windows 8

Using Storage Spaces To Combine Drives In Windows 8
Windows 8 is Microsoft’s latest operating system in the Windows series. It was designed to compete with mobile operating systems like Android and features a better user interface than Windows 7. One new feature of the OS is storage spaces. It allows users to setup flexible and fast data storage. Storage spaces is a technology which users can use to combine the data storing capacity of multiple disk drives into a pool and craft many virtual disks....

Adding Subtitles To Google+ Videos

Adding Subtitles To Google+ Videos
Google Plus (or Google+) is a multilingual social networking website, launched on 2012, by Google Inc. Google+ rivals Facebook with a plethora of features such as Google Circles, Google+ Hangouts, Ripples, Social gaming, Google+ communities etc. Although Google+ didn’t dominate Facebook, the network still has over 500 million registered users. Google keeps adding more features in Google+. As Google+ is multilingual, the videos shared by users require...

Set Reminders With Windows Task Scheduler

Set Reminders With Windows Task Scheduler
Microsoft Windows operating systems has a feature called Windows Task Scheduler. This component allows users to schedule tasks such as launching a program or a script at times specified by the users. Users can also schedule the launch of tasks at time intervals that they can specify. Task scheduler is completely different from the scheduler which allows users to allocate CPU resources to processes running in the system. The Task scheduler also allows...

Run Windows In Ubuntu Using VMware Player

Run Windows In Ubuntu Using VMware Player
Microsoft’s Windows is the most widely used operating system. Linux operating systems are popular rivals of MS Windows. The main advantage of Linux systems is that it is less prone to virus attack and is more safe to use. A popular demand for Linux users has been on using Windows applications in Linux. This requires the use of a third party application. The application known as VMware Player can be used to run Windows applications in Ubuntu Linux....

Transferring iPhone Contacts To Android

Transferring iPhone Contacts To Android
The iPhone line of smartphones designed and distributed by Apple has become one of the most widely purchased smartphones in the World. But with the introduction of Google’s free mobile operating system named ‘Android’, smartphone manufacturers started coming up with Android smartphones which adversely affected iPhone sales. The user interface and simplicity are the specialty of iPhone. However, the android User interface gained more prominence. iPhone...

Linking Twitter And Facebook Accounts Without Any App

Linking Twitter And Facebook Accounts Without Any App
Twitter offers online microblogging and social networking services allowing users to send and receive text based messages or ‘Tweets’ of up to 140 characters. Only the followers will be able to reply to the tweets made by a person. Interesting tweets and micro-blogs can gain you followers in Twitter. The more followers there are, the more exposure you will get. Although it’s not as good as Facebook, Twitter allows following celebrities and popular...

Blur Image And Overlay Text In Web Page Using Fireworks

Blur Image And Overlay Text In Web Page Using Fireworks
Adobe Fireworks CS4 offers interface enhancements that facilitate fluid work flows. With the help of Fireworks, you can make complex website designs for various media like desktop, web, mobile and print devices. The alignment of items on the Fireworks page is very handy. New sluice types and typesetting capabilities makes the software extremely user-friendly. The typesetting capabilities of Fireworks CS4 allow text wrapping around shapes and offers...

How To Register For The Instagram API

How To Register For The Instagram API
Instagram is a popular, widely used iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch application which has recently got an Android version. Using this application, users can capture or select photos from their device, and choose to upload them to social networks and services. One additional feature of the Instagram application is that it allows users to add metadata to the photos, apply effects and filters, add location details etc. Some users might want to have open access...

Adding Facebook Recommendation Bar In WordPress Site

Adding Facebook Recommendation Bar In WordPress Site
You might have seen recommendation bars in many websites, such as hongkiat.com. They are mainly used to display links to articles on your website. The recommendation bar is basically a floating box that appears on the right side of the blog or website, offering articles on your website to viewers as ‘Recommended for Reading”. This approach can get you a lot of page views. However, some users don’t like to be interrupted with recommendation bars...

Uploading A Website Using DreamWeaver

Uploading A Website Using DreamWeaver
The main advantage of DreamWeaver platform is that it provides the facility to upload the website apart from designing it. You can double click and open the ‘DreamWeaver’ application and use the options available in menu bar for publishing a website. The application can connect both existing and new websites to several types of servers and test the connection. Defining a site in DreamWeaver Step: 1 Bring up the SiteDefinition Window Once you...
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