Saikat is a techno-adventurer in a writer's garb. When he is not scouring the net for tech news, you can catch him looking for life hacks and learning tidbits. You can find him on Google+ & Twitter watching over the world.
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Teachers Can Now Offer Office 365 To Their Students For Free With Worldwide Launch Of Microsoft’s Student Advantage
The worldwide launch of Microsoft’s Student Advantage program now allows teachers to offer Office 365 to their students for free. The Student Advantage program is now open to 35,000 schools and colleges worldwide.
Public servants should be open to scrutiny and dialog. This new web tool helps U.S. citizens touch base with political representatives in their area. It answers the basic question – who represents me?
Do you share a love for the natural world? Be a part of the crowd and join these unique online science projects that are tapping into the power of crowdsourcing for a more knowledgeable world.
Google Maps will now let you preview global transit locations, including 16 international airports, and over 50 train and subway stations using Google Street View. Your travel planning just got easier.
Twitter has launched a separate website called #Birdsignals which aims to solicit user feedback on its service. If you are in the UK, you can sign up and help improve the service.
Eric’s Schmidt has written a 900 word guide on how to convert to Android from iPhone. The little guide comes tips and insights on why an Android could make a great gift for Christmas.
TripAdvisor is now also integrated with Bing Smart Search. Any travel related search on Bing will now display reviews, photos, hotel ratings, price comparisons from TripAdvisor, helping you make intelligent travel decisions.
The Google Translate app could be the “universal translator” you were looking to break all linguistic barriers while travel hopping. It adds enhancements which help to have translated conversations.
Goodreads has made the hunt for the next book to read a lot easier. If you like books, and are on Goodreads (or planning to be), then these tips should help enrich your reading experience.
Visualizing your dream vacation just got easier with the introduction of “Place Pins” by Pinterest. Pinners can create travel focused Place Boards with the help of Place Pins on an interactive map.
Flickr Photo Books is a new service from Flickr that gives you an easy way to turn your best photos into a glossy photo book. Generate a glossy hardcover book with a click.
Microsoft Research has just developed a nice little app that turns your Windows Phone into a remote device for controlling MS Office documents on your PC. You can walk around while interacting with Office documents.
Can we put some value in the minutes we waste? Let’s get thinking about the productive things we can do online when we have a few minutes in our hands.
Microsoft expanded its retail footprint with the opening of an official store on eBay (US). The Microsoft Store on eBay is positioned as a complementary offering as the busy holiday shopping season draws near.
Visualizations help us fathom the unfathomable. When we have to talk about space and how it affects us, there are fewer better tools than the visual imagery of an infographic or an interactive visualization.