Gmail now supports emoticons (or Smileys) provided you compose email messages in rich HTML mode. The smiley feature is available only in Gmail accounts but Google Apps users may try a hack to insert smileys in their messages.
Whether you want to read PDF attachments inside Outlook or want to make phones calls or need to track email messages, chances are that there already exists an Outlook add-in to help you perform that task effortlessly.
Whether you want to shift your Outlook emails and calendars to the online cloud or just want to keep your Outlook items in sync with an online service like Google Apps or Gmail, here are some free tools / web services to help you out.
Microsoft Office Web Apps is a free online version of Microsoft Office that includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and the OneNote Web App. If you are not signed-up with Office Web Apps yet, here's a trick.
Adobe Photoshop is often used for removing backgrounds and other unwanted objects from a photograph but this new content aware technology not only improves that process but makes it easy for Photoshop newbies as well.
Tantalum is a rare metal that is used in the manufacture of cell phones and camera lenses but you'll be surprised to know that if every human on the planet were to consume this metal at the same rate an average US resident today, the metal supplies won't last for more than 20 years.
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