How-to Guides

This is a collection of evergreen how-guides and detailed tutorials to help you do more with software tools that you use daily.

My Facebook Account Got Hacked

A scary thing happened this week. Someone hacked my Facebook account and also gained control over all my Facebook Pages while I was on a vacation. Luckily, the account is now locked so he cannot misuse it.

[Tutorial] How to Host Your Website on Amazon S3

This tutorial explains how can you easily host your website on Amazon S3 and then map the S3 bucket to your own web domain. It is almost as easy as uploading files to an FTP server.

How to Create a Lifestream with Google Reader

Let's say you have blogs on Twitter, Flickr, delicious, YouTube and other social sites. Learn how you can aggregate everything into a single lifestream that anyone can subscribe to.

My Favorite iPad Apps

If you are curious to know what apps have I installed on my iPad, check these interactive screenshots for a complete list of my favorite iPad apps.

The Best Twitter Apps for your Mobile Phone

Looking for mobile applications for Twitter? Here you'll find the best Twitter Mobile Apps for your BlackBerry, iPhone, Nokia, Windows Mobile or your Android device.

How to Deliver a Great Presentation Like Steve Jobs

If you like to learn some of the techniques and styles that make Steve Jobs such a great presenter, watch these excellent videos and slides by Carmine Gallo, author of 'The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs.'

How to Make your Windows Start-up Faster

You computer's boot time depends on the number of apps that load at start-up. Learn how you can make your Windows start-up faster with a simple tweak.

How to Check the Health of your Hard Drive

This guide descibes how you can test the health of your computer's hard disk before they malfunction. Also learn about free hard drive diagnostics tools that can catch most drive errors.

Which Online Backup Service Should You Use?

Wondering which is the best online backup sevice for you? Read a detailed comparison of the top backup services that will automatically copy your computer's data to an offsite location without your involvement.