Techmeme Homepage – Time Lapse Video

It’s a cycle – blog stories make it to the Techmeme homepage, stay there for a couple of minutes (or hours) and are then replaced by fresh ones.

Making Money By Writing Firefox Extensions

PDF Download Firefox extension has been downloaded more than 5.5 million times and is providing more than half a million free PDF-to-HTML conversions per month. Nitro PDF Software has stepped in to allow the PDF Download service to remain free by providing the necessary bandwidth and hardware.

Adobe PDF Ads inside Acrobat Reader

When you open ad-enabled PDF content in the Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat, you are shown a prompt that lets you turn off text advertisements inside PDF files. with a network connection dialog. T

Nano-Blogging in 2008, Twitter and Pownce Go Extinct

Cringley – Microblogs like Twitter and Pownce will become passe in 2008, being surpassed by Nanoblogs where users post moment-by-moment fluctuations in their heart rates, cholesterol counts, and IQs.

How to Open and Read DOCX Files in Word 2003

If you a Word 2007 document with docx file extension and you want to open that file in Word 2003 or Word XP, here’s the trick: Download the Office compatibility pack that lets Word 2003 open and save files in Office Open XML docx format.