Are you familiar with Dropbox, the file-syncing utility that won our software comparison a few months back? For every new user you refer to the service, Dropbox awards both you and the new user with a nifty 250 MB of bonus space. However, Dropbox has recently announced another nifty bonus for high school and college […]
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Do you own a website? Are you having trouble dealing with spam? During times of high traffic, is your server being knocked offline? I would like to introduce Max and Rose, two ninjas from CloudFlare that have been protecting the TechAirlines website since early July 2010. So what exactly am I talking about? CloudFlare is […]
Do you use search engines? Ever wonder which sites are safe to visit? By the time you actually visit the site, it might already be too late. Web reputation and site rating services are here to help.
These products and services place icons next to search result links to indicate a site’s safety level.
Have you tried one of the many Internet Explorer 9 Platform Previews in the past few months? If you haven’t and you want to try IE9’s amazing new features, the first public beta has just been released at the Beauty of the Web event in San Francisco on Wednesday (Sept. 15). Internet Explorer 9 is […]
Remember Google’s live-updating doodle as well as the animated particles? As expected, these were leading up the major update to Google. Live-updating results as-you-type as well as search query predictions. With Google Instant, results dynamically appear as the user types so they can quickly interact and click through content they’re looking for. In addition, Google […]
Remember Google’s fun animated particles doodle from yesterday? Today, Google has done it again with yet another interesting logo. At first, it just looks like a gray version of the Google logo. But try typing into the search box. You may notice that the colors start to fill in as you type. After 5 characters, […]
Google has had countless beautiful and fun logos (known as doodles) in the past to celebrate special occasions, from Newton’s Apple to Pac-man, but today’s logo is by far one of the most interesting. The logo is animated and reacts based on the mouse pointer. Try moving your mouse closer to it and you will […]
The Canonical Team has recently announced the release of the first public beta of the next version of their popular Linux distribution, Ubuntu 10.10 “Maverick Meerkat”. Scheduled for final release on October 10, this is a first look at what’s new in Maverick Meerkat Beta 1. Installation The usual menu asking the user to Install […]