Chrome vs. Firefox – Pinned-Tab Memory Management

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It seems impossible to go about our daily business of general web-surfing/business without ending up with a browser that's hosting anywhere from 10-30 open tabs. After a while this gets really annoying, but what's even more annoying is that it can likely slow down your browser (for instance, Firefox was guzzling 1 Gig of RAM a few days ago). So the question now becomes: which application manages those tabs most efficiently? Chrome or Firefox? ... Continue Reading

Pinning Tabs in Google Chrome

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This past week, we talked about how wonderful Wunderlist is. In the comments section, I mentioned how I wish Wunderlist would auto-start on boot-up. Brian Alexander recommended that I: Make it a pinned tab in Chrome. Have your tabs load from previous session when you close Chrome. Done! What? A "pinned tab"? What the heck is that? ... Continue Reading

ePic Photo Slide Show Desktop Mac App [Giveway]

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ePic is a new way to view your photos. ePic is a slide show application with realistic physics, as well as some other nice features. ePic is a compact and easy-to-use program that has a simple user-friendly interface allowing you to start watching your photos with no additional software. Easy and fast navigation in your photo collection, through innovative 3D view mode. View your photos in a slideshow with your favorite music, by using the capabilities of 3D graphics cards you can also ... Continue Reading

Firefox 5 Beta & 6 Alpha Release At The Same Time

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The Firefox folks recently announced that Aurora is here and has been updated to Firefox 6 Alpha 2. They also recently released Firefox 5 into the wild as a beta. Firefox have recently claimed to have three builds in the production stream at any given team which could be in response to the crazyness that is the release schedule of Chrome. So what does this all mean for Firefox users? ... Continue Reading

Control Your Android Phone From Your Web Browser

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One of my frustrations with mobile phones for a long time has been the lack of integration with my computer. I still think that cell phone carriers are missing a treat not providing calls and texts via WiFi when a signal isn't available, but that is another story. The main thing that has frustrated me in a work setting for a long time has been the fact that I can't run my phone directly on my computer. It's so frustrating having to huddle over your teeny mobile phone, switching between ... Continue Reading

WinX DVD Copy Pro [FREE]

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My kids scratch their DVD's. There's no way around it. It just happens. I've wanted to back-up my kids DVD's and maybe even look at getting a hard-disk video player. Having lived in the United States and now living in Italy, we've collected a mix of NTSC and PAL DVD's. Many of the NTSC/PAL players are on the cheap, but wear out. I think I would save money and protect the disc condition. I need a good program to rip my DVD's and I think I found it! ... Continue Reading

Convofy: Keeping Your Company Social

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=YkwzCr4t8PI Convofy is a social network designed for your business. There was a feeling that businesses are not getting the value that they could be from social networking, and so the creators decided to build Convofy. ... Continue Reading