If you have an Android phone, you may have tried a different ROM at some point of time, but now with the Xposed framework, you don't have to flash a new ROM to change the theme, Icon pack and other settings. The Xposed Framework allows you to make all kinds of modifications to the stock [...]
If you are a power user and use both Linux and Windows, you might have Cygwin installed. Cygwin is a set of tools that allow you to run Linux only programs on Windows. Cygwin however has it's own fair share of annoyances, it's actually a POSIX (Portable Operating System Interface) thereby you do not have shell integration [...]
Dream Spark is a great resource for students because it allows you to download developer tools for free if you can prove that you are a student. This novel initiative by Microsoft has been highly praised by everyone. However, it is quite annoying to download Visual Studio 2012 or other large files from Dream Spark [...]
A VPS is a virtual private server with root access on which you can run any OS of your choice at time of purchase and setup. This means that you can run a web server, a mail server, a private proxy or anything you want on that OS too. You will have a virtual container [...]
Having your own server means that you will have to protect it against network attacks which can come from bots and/or other infected servers. Fail2Ban is an service than bans IP's that try to crack your ssh/ftp server passwords by either the brute forcing or dictionary attack techniques. Fail2ban does this by scanning the logs [...]
Team Fortress 2 is a free valve multiplayer game where you combat others in teams online.
Watch Netflix Hulu or more video content from International countries with UnoDNS a service by UnoTelly.
Alternative UI managers for Ubuntu other than Unity
When using the Ubuntu operation system to mount Windows partitions, it mounts the windows partitions on your computer automatically but it assigns a different path to the the disks every time they are remounted. This is particularly irritating because it breaks my wallpaper and music libraries in Ubuntu. Establishing a permanent mount point is possible by using [...]
How to configure Speedfan to Automatically Shut Down computer when it overheats to prevent damage.
Amazon, the internet shopping giant has sprouted it's offshoot in India as Junglee.
Transfer files between your Windows and Linux partitions easily with EXT2Fs
Nokia Lumina 900 is a Windows 7 phone that has a high resolution screen and is bringing Nokia up against iPhone and Samsung.
Bulk install and update essential programs with Ninite which is free for a single computer setup.
Google Chrome has proven to be a powerful and incredibly fast multi-processed browser that is as extensible as Firefox.