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Wikipedia Logo Flattened

This is current logo of Wikipedia. It’s like a jigsaw puzzle arranged in the shape of a 3D globe and each of the puzzle pieces contain a symbol that represents some language or character set.

iPad Apps — Screen 1 of 3

This is a list of the most essential iPad apps that you should have on your device. It includes news apps, text editors, dictation apps and apps for reading books on your iPad.

iPad Apps — Screen 2 of 3

Create mind-maps, record your voice, access computer files on the go, explore the world - do more on your iPad with these useful apps.

iPad Apps — Screen 3 of 3

Do you know that you use your iPad as a wireless keyboard? Or that you can download files from the Internet directly to your iPad? Discover some of the more useful iPad apps here.

Use your Webcam as a Mirror

This is creative. If you have a video conference call in the next few minutes and don’t have the time to rush to the washroom to comb your hair, you can use the webcam attached to your laptop computer along with your video chat program as a mirror.

Edit Hosts File with VB Script (VBS)

The easiest way to block websites on your home computer is through the hosts file or you may also use OpenDNS for blocking adult sites.

How To Get Your Facebook Account Disabled

In his presentation titled “How To Get Your Facebook Account Disabled,” Massimo Burgio shares some common mistakes that may get your Facebook account banned for life.

YQL Code Examples

YQL, short for Yahoo! Query Language, turns the web into an SQL like database. That means you can fetch web pages, navigate search results, call APIs, and more using SQL like SELECT commands.