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Wikipedia raises $16M by the end of 2010

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Wikipedia thank you James Wales

Yes, finally the $16M Donation Goal has been achieved by Wikipedia. By the mid last week, when we all were partying on the New years Eve; Wikipedia reached it’s Goal of raising 16 Million Dollar for the period between 2010-11. Every year Wikipedia conducts a fundraiser, but they say that this years fundraiser has a... Read More

Hotmail users Complain about Empty Inboxes and Folders

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Hotmail Privacy Hit

Microsoft is right into trouble at the start of a New Year. Today morning some Hotmail users have reported Empty Inboxes in their respective Hotmail accounts. They have complained to Microsoft about the Emails being deleted from their Inboxes without their knowledge. Moreover some users have also reported Empty Folders in their Hotmail account. Some... Read More

Check into Websites with OneTrueFan

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OneTrueFan

Yes, many call OneTrueFan as the Website version of FourSquare. It allows your visitor to check into your website either manually or by turning on the Automatic Check-ins option for your site/page. But the thing here is, the people visiting your site must have a OneTrueFan addon/widget installed on their respective browsers. I love its... Read More

3 Simple ways to Increase Dropbox Storage Space

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Dropbox referral

We have made a lot of progress in the field of Technology & with this we do experience certain drawbacks. The main drawback includes a Full proof backup solution. Yes, there are many online backup solutions. Most of them are paid. Even if they are free they offer a lot less space than we require.... Read More

IMDb set to celebrate its 20th Anniversary in style

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IMDb-20th-Anniversary

On monday Google celebrated it’s 12th birthday with a doodle for which it had to buy special rights from a famous American painter. Now it’s time for another giant organization on the Internet to celebrate it’s 20th Anniversary. Yes, it’s IMDb (Internet Movie Database). Many may not be know it’s full-form. But the term ‘IMDb’... Read More

AOL acquires the TechCrunch network for $30 million

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TechCrunch Acquisition

Well only few names hit our mind when we think about Tech blogs, one of them being TechCrunch for sure. Earlier today, AOL successfully managed to acquire TechCrunch for a mouth-watering sum of $30 million. TechCrunch was founded by Michael Arrington in 2005. Now they have expanded their network to around 4-5 sites each based... Read More

YouTube changes its Video Replay page

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YouTube-sketch

While watching some videos on YouTube I found that the new video player which is built in HTML 5 has undergone some changes when the video gets over. I mean the Replay page got a redesign with some more features embedded in it. A month ago I had posted about the YouTube Easter Egg. Though... Read More

Orkut adds 6 new features for better user experience

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Orkut

After Facebook trashed orkut & surpassed it last year, Google is now planning to do something different to regain it’s lost “regular users”. There are also rumors that Google ME would be a Facebook killer, but things aren’t official. Also after the huge failure of Google Buzz, which certainly created a huge ‘BUZZ’ at it’s... Read More