Wednesday, 20 November 2013

My experiments with Bloging....

This is my second attempt on blogging. I tried first on Wordpress

ajbbiajb.wordpress.com

I did write some good stuff (as i believe).

Still i am not satisfied enough. So my next step...

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Trying new programming languages with ease!

Some of you might have interested in programming.

You may like to study new languages.

So you want to try some coding.

If installation is a little bit complex? Or you are on the Move! What to do?

Here is a solution i suggests

Screenshot-Compile and Execute Programs Online| Online IDE - Mozilla Firefox

Try it now!

compileonline.com

Friday, 9 August 2013

How to visit any site like any device with your computer

Do you have the time in which you don't get access to the mobile site, here is the solution. Use the addon user agent switcher

Firefox

Chrome

Chrome link2

This are some pictures of the user agent switcher

user-agent-switcher chrome user-agent-switcher firefox

Here is the link to be used to get more user agents

UserAgentSwitcher

Download the XML file. Now add ...

Screenshot-User Agent Switcher Options-2Screenshot-User Agent Switcher Options-1

Now select that XML file. Now you have a large number of devices available.

 

Sunday, 14 July 2013

Try Mozilla's Demo studio on your browser

This is a site which shows you web based applications (also you have a space to develop and study to how to make it). It includes games that are playable in browser( i tried it on Firefox). Try one of the games now itself.

Click>>> RunfieldDemoStudio

Or go the web site of Demo Studio

Demo Studio

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

DownThemAll : Full featured download manager build with in Firefox

This add-on gives you a good download manager with a lot of features

downthemall

You can install it by using add-on option given by Firefox or while browsing the page.

add-on2-1 add-on2

Now after install DownThemAll you will get following features:

  • Speed limit : We can set speed limits for each and every download based on our preference.

  • Pause : You can pause and resume the downloads

  • Mirrors : You can manage mirrors (two or more links pointed to same file)

  • No of downloads: You can set number of downloads simultaneously running.

  • DownThemAll : suppose we have to download all mp3 files in a page, then just right click on the page then use downthemall option to do this

  • Automatic Retries : we can set time and no of retries


Enjoy the real speed of multi-segment download manager.....

Terminal on Windows : Cygwin Terminal

You might be interested in working with Terminal (found in both Linux and Unix). Here is a way to install terminal on windows.

cygwin0


Installing is simple. Go to site.


Cygwin>>>


Download setup.exe and run it.


Follow instructions given(Now select to install from internet.). You are done. If you want to get more applications you can select it by running setup.exe again selecting the packages need.

Monday, 8 July 2013

An animated star war movie within Terminal

zTerMovie11


To see the movie you must open the terminal.


In ubuntu it's easy, just press "Alt + Ctrl + T".


Other wise find your terminal program from applications and open it.


Type "telnet" and press enter.


Now type "o" (alphabet o)


Now type "towel.blinkenlights.nl"


The movies starts....


zTerMovie5


Saturday, 6 July 2013

FirefoxOS: A new Operating System for Mobile phones

Firefox has launched a new Smartphone OS called FirefoxOS(also called fxOS). Here you can get a quick information, visit this link with latest browser

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/os/

fxos


Here is a list of partnesr


https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/partners/


You can make try FirefoxOS inside latest firfox browser:


fxossimulator


1.Downloading......


To run the firefox os simulator you must have latest firefox installed


https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/?icn=tabz )


To install the add-on, go to


Click here to get addon>>>


When you enter to the website, it shows three platform, write click on Your platform and copy the download link


add-onNow download using your favourite download manager(or use another browser to download this, because it is possible getting stopped while downloading).


2. Installing the add-on to firefox browser

add-on2 add-on2-1

Now press install from file and select the file you have downloaded and install it.

3. Running the simulator..........

Press "Alt" button in your keyboard now the menu bar becomes visible on your firefox.

Select "Tools > Web Developer > Firefox OS Simulator"

Now a new tab is get opened which shows a button whose status is "stopped", click on it.

Enjoy Firefox OS simulator......

 

Saturday, 29 June 2013

Nokia's backup(*.nbu) viewer

The contents of the backup file of the Nokia done with PC suite(*.nbu) can be viewed with this

software.

nbuexplorer

 

Download from http://sourceforge.net/projects/nbuexplorer/

Foxit Reader: A good pdf reader

This is my favorite pdf reader. Because

  • It can add bookmark

  • It can make comments

  • It can make pdf from other files

  • It can make annotation

  • It has reading(audio) ability

  • It has sharing options

Improving Typing speed

The only way to improve typing speed is practice . Like any other skills it's a matter of practice.

Download the tutor from http://www.rapidtyping.com/. More instructions can also be found on this websites.

After installing, open and select your language and keyboard.

rapidtyping

 

Now practice every day. Any number of lessons of your choice.

MORE:

Linux users may check "KTouch"

There is chrome extension called "Type-fu"

Firefox add-on "Addictive Typing Lessons 4.0"

Another interesting freeware "TypeFaster Typing Tutor"

Last piece "Practice make perfection"

Thursday, 27 June 2013

Keeping, Generating & Using many password: KeePass

Most of us are having a lots of account and a lot of password. Here is the solution to keep many password in single file with security.

1.Download and install KeePass 2.x ( Portable version is also available)

First create a database(file to save password in encrypted form). Now type your Master Password(only one you should remember must).keepass1

2. Here is how to add passwords to the database. Just select from categories first then add by clicking the icons above.  Now enter your Title,username,password,URL,etc.

keepass2

3. Use Auto-fill option

Just put in the place where you have to enter user name , just press "Alt + Ctrl + A". Then it's get filled automatically(username and password)

keepass3

Generating strong password:

This can be done while you entering new password into database.Just click on the generate button.

keepass4

MORE:-

1.Keep on the file '*.kdbx' and open(then enter master password) it in which PC you want to use those passwords.

2. Dotnet pack may be required to run this. It can be found any site like "Softpedia, filehippo etc. ". Use google and download it.

3. Visit home site. Find even more including Android...

http://keepass.info/download.html

4. If you are using an older(1.x ) version then you can import it (File> Import)

5. If you are enabling auto-type feature with Two-channel auto-type obfuscation, it is more useful to get rid of Keyloggers

(Keyloggers: softwares or hardwares that stores each key presses there by allow an attacker to get the password )

DOS game and apps on Windows 7 & 8

First download and install "Dosbox". Here is what you get.

dosbox1

Now download and install "Dosblaster". That make things easier.

dosbox2

Now select your game using File menu. You can use category to seperate Games, Apps etc. Also you can change game settings which is shown near to Category.

Here is my DOS game

 dosbox3

Commandline options for dosbox:

1. mount t c:\dave\

t ==> this is a letter that used to act as a directory

c:\dave\ ==> replace this with your path to game or app

2. t:

changing to directory t

3. dave

enter the name of exe file

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Launchy: Search your files faster

This is a application that can be used to access anything faster(*.*). The format and location are to be set to your choice.

launchy1

It can be downloaded from launchy.net.

Before using it. It must be configured. Select options by right clicking(or Ctrl + ,).

launchy2


Now select catalog. Then add locaions and filetypes

launchy3Using + button add location and filetype.

Now press "Rescan Catalog". Then you are done.

Tip:-

Usually the shortcut set is "Alt + Space". You can change it from General tab of the above figure. I use "Alt + X" since i use "Alt + Space - c" to close the windows.