Windows Update will only finds fixes and security updates for Microsoft software but there are some free tools that will help you discover new updates for software applications and hardware drivers on your computer.
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If you are already using Animoto to create video slideshows of your photos, here are some tips for producing even better video with Animoto.
Learn how to discover and track the most popular pages of your website on Twitter using Google Docs. You can measure the Twitter success of your RSS feed or the entire site in one go.
Learn how to use the Google News Timeline tool as an RSS Reader for reading blogs and other website in a convenient graphical interface where the results are sorted by date.
Learn how to to find copyright-free, public domain content on the Internet using Creative Commons Zero. A web page or photograph under public domain is not protected by copyright and can be freely used by everyone.
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Should the computer using a web email program (like Gmail or Yahoo Mail) or a desktop mail client (like Outlook or Thunderbird) for composing email messages when you click mailto hyperlinks on a web page or a document.
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Learn how to integrate Google Docs with Microsoft Office. You can save your Office documents directly to Google Docs or open your online documents in Microsoft Office programs directly for reading or writing.
If you want to know what people are currently saying about any web page on the Internet, try any of the following bookmarklets. They load conversations from Twitter, Blogs, FriendFeed, Digg and other places.
Learn how to add a recommendation engine to your blog so that visitors that vote or recommend stories that they enjoyed reading on your site. All it requires is Google Friend Connect.
Google Ad Link units help you make the most out of limited ad space available on your web pages so don't ignore them. Here are tips to improve performance of Googel Ad Links.
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If there are multiple Google AdSense ad units on a web page, it is generally assumed that the top ad unit (the one which appears first in the HTML source code) will serve the highest paying CPC ads. Well, that may be true most of the times but not always.