Software Hacks

Turn your Computer Screen Upside Down

Turning the computer display upside-down has quite a few legit uses, on wall mounted LCDs for example, but you may also use this as a office prank on some unsuspecting colleague.

Open docx Files in Firefox without Office 2007

If you don’t have Microsoft Office Word 2007, you can still read the Open Office XML Format (.docx) files in Firefox browser by converting the docx documents into HTML web pages.

How to Watch YouTube Videos While Working on other Tasks

You plan to watch a lengthy video clip on YouTube but the problem is that you have lot of other stuff to do and therefore can’t focus all the attention to just one video. How do you watch videos while multi-tasking?

Search High Resolution Videos on YouTube

If you are looking to download some high-res video clips from YouTube for your next presentation, try this easy trick that will only display high quality videos in the search results.

Add Web Links in your Google SMS Text Messages

Google launched SMS channels early this month and so far, this new medium of content distribution has proved to be quite popular among mobile phone users in India who prefer receiving updates via SMS messages than say email or RSS feeds.

Implement AdSense Revenue Sharing on a Multi-Author Blog

You are the admin of a team blog that has multiple guest authors. The revenue sharing arrangement is such that all members get to keep a fixed percentage of the AdSense revenue that is generated from pages / articles that they have written.

Disable Facebook Chat Forever

How to Disable Facebook Chat so that none of my friends can see me online or send me an IM message via Facebook.