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3 Steps To An Organized & Simplistic Chrome Bookmarks Bar

Browsers

3 Steps To An Organized & Simplistic Chrome Bookmarks Bar

Who doesn’t love bookmarks? The promise to remember an interesting website and visit it later when you will have more time to enjoy it. The endeavor would be easier if you hadn’t bookmarked several hundred cool sites over the past dozen years. Fortunately, someone invented the Bookmarks Bar, that space for all the awesome sites you do visit regularly, like MakeUseOf. Sadly, there will always be more favorite sites than space on the Bookmarks Bar.

05-02-2013
3 Steps To An Organized & Simplistic Chrome Bookmarks Bar
Babbel: An Interactive Tool for Budding Linguists

Internet

Babbel: An Interactive Tool for Budding Linguists

Learning a language is challenging once you’ve left school. As a child your brain should still be receptive to new information and able to retain data, but once hairs start appearing on your chin and makeup on your lips you’re already past the point of optimal learning. Babbel is another tool that promises to make learning a language easier than simply burying your head in a textbook by providing interactive lessons to learn as you go.

05-02-2013
Babbel: An Interactive Tool for Budding Linguists
What Are Environment Variables & How Can I Use Them? [Windows]

Windows

What Are Environment Variables & How Can I Use Them? [Windows]

Every now and then I’ll learn a little tip that makes me think “well, if I known that a year ago then it’d have saved me hours of time”. I vividly remember learning how to use the copy and paste functions, all on my own, as a kid. It was like the entire Internet had just become twice as easy for me. Environment variables are a little-known detail of Windows, if you’re a novice user. They belong in this same realm of time-saving conversation.

05-02-2013
What Are Environment Variables & How Can I Use Them? [Windows]
Get A Visual Taste Of History With Google Maps & Google Earth

Internet

Get A Visual Taste Of History With Google Maps & Google Earth

Google Maps and Google Earth have always been known for helping mobility-impaired wunderlusters virtually adventure all over the globe. However, despite any of your current obstacles, it’s always possible – whether it be after time or financial gain – to travel at least once in your life. Our technological TARDIS remains on Earth, but nevertheless, the potential that Google Maps and Google Earth offer is impressive.

05-02-2013
Get A Visual Taste Of History With Google Maps & Google Earth
Low-End Android Phone? Try the Ultra-Light Fast & Secure Naked Browser

Android

Low-End Android Phone? Try the Ultra-Light Fast & Secure Naked Browser

Strangely enough, one of the fastest browsers available for Android remains virtually unheard of, despite its stalwart security, swift browsing speed and feature rich interface. In comparison, all of the other major browsers match-up poorly to the completely free Naked Browser. Naked offers a sterling array of features, such as blazing fast speed, tabbed browsing, excellent security, minimal app permissions and a tiny installed size.

05-02-2013
Low-End Android Phone? Try the Ultra-Light Fast & Secure Naked Browser
Windows Live Essentials For Windows 8 – What You Need To Know

Windows

Windows Live Essentials For Windows 8 – What You Need To Know

Microsoft is in the process of phasing out Windows Essentials, formerly known as Windows Live Essentials. Microsoft has included Modern-style replacements for many of the Essentials applications in Windows 8 – email, calendaring, contacts, messaging, photo management, and cloud file storage are all built in. However, some Windows Essentials applications have no Modern equivalent, and you may want to the desktop versions of some applications.

04-02-2013
Windows Live Essentials For Windows 8 – What You Need To Know
What Do Your Apps Know About You? Discover Interesting Facts With Clueful [iOS]

iPhone and iPad

What Do Your Apps Know About You? Discover Interesting Facts With Clueful [iOS]

Is your privacy important to you? Do you go out of your way to find out what the Web knows about you? Good for you. Privacy is one of the most important yet most neglected aspects of our online lives, and should be protected at all cost. When thinking of privacy, the first thing that comes to mind is usually Facebook, with its ever changing privacy settings, but have you ever considered what information your mobile apps can collect about you?

04-02-2013
What Do Your Apps Know About You? Discover Interesting Facts With Clueful [iOS]
How To Share Notebooks In Evernote & Springpad

Internet

How To Share Notebooks In Evernote & Springpad

Springpad and Evernote are awesome file cabinets for storing and managing articles, recipes, products, and text clippings we want to save for later review. But an additional way to maximize these powerful notebooks is to make use of their collaborative sharing features. These days, when it comes to working collaboratively on computer-related projects, notes, files and documents, doing so via email can become time-consuming, and even counterproductive.

04-02-2013
How To Share Notebooks In Evernote & Springpad
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