Monthly Archives: August 2007

7 Windows Wallpaper Tricks That Don’t Disappoint

7 Windows Wallpaper Tricks That Don’t Disappoint

It’s probably the most important image on your computer, so do it justice… Here are 7 useful ways to take your simple desktop wallpaper to the next level! 1. Use Google Calendar as Your Desktop Wallpaper Want something more useful that just a static image?  Why not use Google Calendar as your backdrop so you can plan the day…

5 Tools Every PayPal User Should Know About

5 Tools Every PayPal User Should Know About

Started in 1998, PayPal has become the top online payment system with 100 million account members.  If you have an account with them, here are 5 useful PayPal tools that you should be aware of: #1 – Calculate your PayPal expenses quickly with P-Calc Depending on the type of account and business you do with PayPal, it may impose a…

Earning a Degree Online – A Comprehensive Analysis

Earning a Degree Online – A Comprehensive Analysis

A quick check on my spam folder would reveal a good number of emails advertising quick fixes for higher education.  It is a great pity that this happens so often as it does tend to mar the reputation of professional institutions who are indeed serious about provide proper education online. EarnMyDegree.com is one such site which offers such packages, and…

The Hottest Social Network of 2007 – Get FREE Pownce Invites

The Hottest Social Network of 2007 – Get FREE Pownce Invites

It’s been called ‘like Twitter but better’, was picked as the top 5 hottest applications of 2007, and is taking the Internet by storm! Kevin Rose, of TechTV fame, is trying to change the tech landscape once more.  His previous success of social news site Digg has arguably overtaken Slashdot as THE tech news hub on the net. …

Debunking Popular Alexa Myths

Debunking Popular Alexa Myths

Used by everyone from advertisers, trend spotters, webmasters, or even just curious individuals - Alexa is a resource where anyone can look up any website’s traffic patterns and make comparisons.  A good Alexa ranking is highly valued by many advertisers, and it is no wonder why many bloggers and webmasters try their very best to improve…