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How Long Does it take for an Home Computer to Break your Password

Password cracking programs typically use the dictionary attack or the brute force method to break your strong passwords. And they don't really need a super-computer for guessing passwords, just enough time depending on how strong or weak your original password is.

Search by Location in Google News

Google News supports the location: search operator that lets you find news articles from a particular country or a US state.

Twitter Search Meets LinkedIn Applications

The initial set of LinkedIn Apps are provided by SlideShare (for uploading Office documents), Box.net (for sharing files), Google Docs (for PowerPoint presentations), Blog Links (for reading blogs) and Amazon Reading List (for sharing books you are reading).

Google Alerts gets RSS Feeds

As expected, Google now provides the option to get Alerts via RSS feeds as well. Just go to Google Alerts, create a new alert, and select the “feed” option.

Turn Your Name into an Avatar

TurnYourNameIntoAFace, written as part of the 24 hour challenge, automatically converts your (or anyone else's) name into an avatar.

Design and Print Custom Calendars

ePrintableCalendars allows you to design and print custom weekly, monthly or yearly calendars. You can also select colors and the printout size (A4, Business Card, Index Card).

More Efficient Blogging with Windows Live Writer

Windows Live Writer blog editing software is available for Windows Vista and XP only but you may run Writer on a Mac as well via VMWare Fusion. Let's learn how to be more efficient with Live Writer.

See Your AdSense Earnings Data in Google Analytics

By integrating your AdSense account with a new or existing Analytics account, you’ll have access to in-depth reports about user activity on your site. In addition to the wealth of metrics already available in Analytics such as unique visitors and visitor language, you'll now have access to granular reports that break down AdSense performance both by page and by referring site.