Do you find yourself on the computer all night trying to do work, but even when the sun is out, your work is still not done? Perhaps you are getting too distracted, but how can you figure out which programs are wasting the most of your time?
A free little utility called Personal Activity Monitor …
Have you visited the Google.com homepage using Internet Explorer recently? I just did so earlier today and noticed something different. In addition to the corner ad for Google Chrome, there was also a large blue bar at the top telling me to set Google.com as my homepage, similar to a recent attempt by Facebook.
Are you interested in purchasing a Chrome Notebook when it goes on sale this summer?
There is currently a rumor circulating the web that Google may be selling Chrome OS on a subscription based model in addition to an option for the traditional purchase method.
According to Neowin.net, who claims to have received this information …
Have you found an interesting website that you want to keep track of or constantly refer back to while browsing the web? Yesterday, we showed you how to split your content area into multiple tabs in Firefox so you can browse multiple sites at once. Today, let’s do the same, but in Google Chrome.
An extension called ChromeSplits should be able to do the job.
Have you ever found an interesting website that you want to keep track of while you browse for other things on the web? Or perhaps you want to always see your online calendar without having to open another app? How about comparing multiple websites?
If you’re running Firefox, an add-on called Tile Tabs can help with that.
Is your PC using too much CPU? Are you background processes randomly hogging up CPU, often at the worst times? Do you need something that will alert you when your CPU usage is high so you know before you start another CPU intensive application? Or perhaps you need to limit the CPU to save battery power?
A free utility called ResLoad Notifier from Sharp Mind Projects might be able to help with that.
I have been using the Google Chrome Cr-48 Notebook for about two months now as my primary travel computer. In many ways I enjoy using it a lot, but in other ways, it’s becoming annoying. Here is a list explaining the things I love about the Cr-48, as well as the things I hate.