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Chat apps that you must use

Chat apps that you must use

Chat is not a recent phenomenon. Unlike email though, Chat apps can be 'all consuming' since the conversation is in real-time. That, and the fact that you need a group to chat makes it really important that you and your buddies are on the same app. Yes, there is...

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Moving Away from LeanPub

Moving Away from LeanPub

LeanPub provides an easy and efficient way to create and publish your own books. While Amazon and its friends allow self-publishing, I was not quite taken to MS Word to write technical books. The whole flow of inserting images, code with special formats, and even...

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Free tool to copy entire websites

Free tool to copy entire websites

If you want to copy simple websites to your local computer, you're in luck. Although not very well-known HTTrack is a free and open source tool to do just that. The tool is quite easy to use.   How to get started with HTTrack? Download the program from HTTrack...

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5 fast and free ways to convert PDF to Word

5 fast and free ways to convert PDF to Word

PDF documents are valuable. You just convert your Word documents, text documents or even your images to PDF, and be assured that your signature in your work is retained forever. Or, is it? There are a number of utilities that can convert PDF into a Word document. Here...

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FileZilla connection issues after upgrade

FileZilla connection issues after upgrade

I'm really careful about upgrades. My enterprise IT experience shouts at me each time I want to upgrade anything. Thankfully, consumer software is more resilient and provides an overall better upgrade experience. Nonetheless, it is better to be careful than sorry :)...

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Awesome Images for Free

Awesome Images for Free

As a writer and blogger, images are crucial to convey the message to my audience. Finding images that go well with my posts were initially a tiring task. I used the tried and tested Google image search, dared to copy some of the copyrighted images, and went through...

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