Get all special characters in one place in Windows 7 using ‘charmap’

Sometimes while writing on our personal computer we need to use certain special characters such as, ‘copyright’ symbol or ‘registered’ symbol shown as (© ®) and we do not know where to find them. Well, it’s all available on your Windows PC and you can use these symbols in different font and styles. Here is how to use all the special characters in one place on a Windows PC.

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Download entire Wikipedia for offline use

Wikipedia is one of the top 10 websites in the  world. It is currently the 7th most popular  website in the  world. Most of our Google searches give us a   Wikipedia page as the first search result. A lot of us use it on a daily basis in different languages. In short, it is huge.

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Play this ‘breakout’ game using Google image search

We all have played this game ‘breakout’ game where a ball bounces from the surface of a horizontal plank and all you have to do is break the bricks on the top by balancing the ball at the same time and not let it fall out of the horizontal plank.

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Google search tips and tricks series – 1

Google is used extensively by almost everyone of us but very few of us actually knows the hidden powers of Google search. Google search is not just about searching contents on web pages using the key words, there is a lot more to Google search. There are a lot of  easy to use Google search features which can save a lot of your time. I am starting a Google search tips series

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How to remove ‘shortcut’ virus from pendrive or hard drive and recover files

We all know about the very famous ‘shortcut’ virus which is present in our pen drives or hard drives and due to which the files in that pen-drive or that particular file or folders appears to be deleted. In reality, those files are not deleted from your drives, they are actually hidden due to that very ‘shortcut’ virus.

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Easiest way to share files, links from mobile to PC or vice versa using Facebook

These days, due to availability of various type of computing devices like computer, laptop, mobiles, tablet etc we are also very much into using these different devices for different reasons. At times, while using these devices we want to have a particular file or image or a link to be available on different devices at the same time. You can do that pretty easily using Facebook.

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Disable candy crush and other Facebook games or page like invitation notifications forever

We all get Facebook notifications from our friends that we are least interested in, the ever irritating and famous candy crush, criminal case, farmville notifications which are always there no matter whenever we log in to our Facebook profile. Apart from that there are notifications for liking certain pages for example, so and so person has invited to like you so and so page.

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Play this game on Google Chrome browser when your internet connection is not up

Do you remember that small dinosaur symbol that appears in Google Chrome browser when you are trying to connect to some website, but your internet connection is not up due to some reason. Many say that the ‘dinosaur’ symbol signifies the dinosaur age, the era of no connectivity across globe.

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Use private browsing or incognito window on your web browser while booking travel tickets online to save money

Here is a very smart travel hack that most of us are unaware of, it is mostly useful for people who spend a lot of time trying out different combinations while booking flight, hotel or other tickets on travel websites and end up giving out a lot of data to travel websites about your travel plans.

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Get rid of annoying posts from friends appearing on your Facebook news feed without unfriending them

We all have a few of those Facebook friends who have a habit of posting annoying things all the time or who is tagged with a lot of posts and due to these reasons he or she keeps appearing on our Facebook news feed and making it look cluttered. We don not want to see those posts appearing on our news feed, but at the same time we can’t remove that friend from our friends list.

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