Sunday, February 5, 2012

Windows App Challenge

The Digit,computer and technology magazine is conducting a contest for Windows app developers to encourage their developing skill.The developers have a chance to win Windows mobile phone.It is a chance for developers to show their skill and to grab a windows mobile phone for free,thanks to the Digit team.

The prizes are

  • All developers who submit 3 valid Apps will get one Windows Mobile each

Thursday, January 26, 2012

We Cannot Censor The Web:Google

Indian courts asked the Internet companies to monitor the content on their sites and warned that India will impose restrictions like china. Google is among the 21 companies which have been summoned by a Delhi court on 13 March. for allegedly hosting offensive content.Another hearing will be held on 2 February 2012.

Google's chief business officer Nikesh Arora's answer to this was "We cannot censor the Web. We cannot censor the ability of people to express themselves around

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Tweeting Via SMS in India

Imagine that you are standing in a place where WiFi and GPRS is not available and you want to tweet.Don't worry,you can tweet by SMS.Register in and add your mobile number.After that you can tweet by sending SMS to 09243000111 (Bangalore)

These are the commands used in smstweet to interact with twitter.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Second Ninja Video Admin Jailed

Another administrator of ,one of the main targets of U.S governments operation against piracy,has been sentenced.His name is Mathew Howard Smith and he was known online as Dead1ne.He received 14 months in prison,2 years supervised release and was ordered to pay back over $172,000 he earned from this site.The site has been unavailable since June 30, 2010 as a result of a multinational anti-piracy effort led by the U.S Federal Government.Smith ran the site from 2008 until its shutdown in 2010. 
Another "co-founder" of the website is Zoi Mertzanis of Greece.The site now shows this

Thursday, January 19, 2012

SOPA,PIPA and India

Wikipedia was just displaying "Imagine a world with out free knowledge" and a paragraph till Wednesday.Wikipedia was protesting against anti-piracy laws that will be debated next week in the US congress.
SOPA(Stop Online Piracy Act) and PIPA(Protect Intellectual Property Act) mainly targeting torrent sites like Pirate Bay, from where people illegally download movies and music. The problem is the laws are so loosely

Monday, January 9, 2012 started showing up in google again,the famous bulk domain name provider.Their domain names started showing up in google again.As previously mentioned by Matt cutts that Google reserves the right to take action against spammy sites from any free hosting as result all domains and sub-domains were banned from Google search engine back in the month of July.This lead to the

Saturday, January 7, 2012

Test RAM in windows

Bad memory module(RAM) can cause unpredictable behaviour in a system including blue screen.If you think that your RAM is faulty,you can run a memory test to confirm that the RAM is faulty.
We can do this test using utility named MEMTEST.Various other utilities are also available for this purpose.Reputed memory makers like corsair,crucial etc reccoment MEMTEST to test their products

1.Download MEMTEST

Download MEMTEST and create the bootable media.Decide whether you want to download the ISO image file to create a CD/DVD or if you want to download auto installer for USB keys to create a USB flash drive.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Facebook hires Ankur for Rs 65 lakh per year

Ankur Dahia a student of The Indian Institute Of Technology(IIT) Delhi got hired by facebook for rs 65 lakh per annum.Ankur is 21 years old and belongs to Rohtak.

This is the first time that facebook has hired someone from IIT Delhi .Facebook tried to recruit students from the institute last year but failed.They then hired a student from IIT-Chennai.

Ankur will be placed in Paolo Alto,California after he finishes his course this year.