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Create Short URLs for Google Maps Links

Google Maps URLs are pretty unwieldy especially when sending over an IM, tweet or email. MapOf.it provides you a quick way to link to Google Maps by simply specifying the address of the location as a search parameter.

The Size of Internet to Double Every 5 Years

Chinese researchers believe that Internet growth can be predicted using a variant of Moore's Law and that the size of internet (host names) doubles in size every 5.32 years.

Move Your Web Clippings Out of Google Notebook

Google has decided to stop further development of Google Notebook including the browser extension that was commonly used to clip text notes from web pages. Learn how to migrate notes from Google Notebook to other services.

Navigate Google Search Results as a 3D Cube

Search Cube lets you navigate Google search results inside a 3D cube. Search Cubes shows thumbnail previews of up to ninety-six websites, videos and images fetched from Google using your search query.

ScreenToaster Does a YouTube for Screen Videos

ScreenToaster is a free web-based screen recorder designed to capture your screen activity, audio and webcam images in real-time then publish and share your video in blogs and websites.

Adobe PDF Advertising Program Discontinued

Adobe has discontinued their PDF Ads program blaming the current economy. The program was launched exactly an year ago and allowed content owners, both big and small, to monetize PDF content via contextual text ads that were supplied by Yahoo.

Some Interesting Styles of Blogging

Here are some unique styles of blogging that you may find interesting. They are all popular blogs and most would exist in your feed reader already.

How to Embed Almost Anything in your Website

Learn how to embed videos, mp3 music, Flash videos (both swf and flv), pictures, fonts, spreadsheets, charts, maps and everything else into your blog or website.

How to Save Web Pages and Blogs for Offline Reading

Lean how to store web pages and blogs for offline viewing. Now you can easily catch up with all your favorite websites whether you are inside a taxi or a public park where there's no Internet.