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25 Really Unique and Powerful Firefox Extensions

25 Really Unique and Powerful Firefox Extensions

There are many things which make Firefox special. Extensions are one of them. They add some incredible functionalities to the browser, sometimes so much that you can really do everything without leaving the browser for a second. Here is a list of some really unique and powerful Firefox extensions...

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Australian Police to Start Checking on Unsecure Home Wireless Networks

It's great to go wireless and surf using wi-fi at home. That's why more and more consumers around the world are going for it. However, few of them are aware of the securtiy risks posed by an unsecured wi-fi network. Hijacking home wi-fi networks to commit cyber crimes is a rising phenomenon around...

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MySpace Likely to Buy iLike for $13.5 Million

It seems that MySpace is not planning to just sit and watch the ridiculous growth of Facebook in the U.S. and other countries. It made its intentions clear when it proposed to buy iLike, the popular social music recommendation service that has around 50 million registered users, reported various...

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What Is SEO ?

SEO or Search Engine Optimization refers to the various techniques and tactics involved in making content (websites, blogs, articles etc) rank higher in the search engine result pages (SERPs). The person who undertakes the task of optimizing a website for search engines is also sometimes referred...

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NASA Delays Shuttle Launch; Stephen Colbert Must Wait to Land on Moon

Stephen Colbert will have to wait for his legacy to land on the moon as NASA has postponed the launch of the space shuttle Discovery for at least 24 hours. The launch was deferred due to stormy weather, delaying the 13-day mission to the International Space Station. The shuttle’s crew of seven...

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Yahoo Acquires Maktoob

Sometime I honestly wonder who is in charge over at Yahoo. Yahoo apparently has purchased Maktoob for around 75 million dollars, or a few hundred thousand barrells of oil. The Jordan based technology portal is one of the biggest in the Arab world. I don't think this really fits into what Yahoo...

What Is the Thesis Theme ?

What Is the Thesis Theme ?

The Thesis Theme is a theming framework that was developed by Chris Pearson, and marketed by Brian Clark. It was developed to be a high performance, easy to customize and manage framework for the popular Content Management System WordPress. About the Thesis Theme for WordPressThe Thesis Theme for...

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What Is a Googleganger?

A googleganger is a creative description for a person who researches his name in Google’s search engine and finding one or more people who have the same name. Inputting one’s name and running a search on one’s name in Google is the origin of the practice that has led to the creation of the word...

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What Is a Magnetron?

Most people use a magnetron everyday, without knowing it. It is a main component in a microwave—a tube that taps into electrical and magnetic currents to generate the massive heat required to cook, say, cheese popcorn. Magnetrons are pretty powerful; the electromagnetic energy that it can create...

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What Is an Artesian Well?

An artesian well is a “pumpless” well. Water courses through porous rock, in a seemingly astounding feat of defying gravity. This is made possible by the pressure that accumulates between the rock layers. In an effort to relieve pressure and achieve equilibrium, the rock pushes up the water,...