Check Only Non-Microsoft Services That Are Running

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Follow Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Administrative Tools to System Configuration (or type ‘config’ in Start>Search. Click on the Services tab and check ‘hide all Microsoft services’.

Reveal Passwords Hidden by Asterisks

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You may have noticed that some programs will hide a saved password with asterisks. This is great unless you forget your password! Luckily, if it’s saved, you can still login, but instead of resetting your password, you can unhide it using Asterisk Logger. Awesome!

Reveal Hidden Passwords using Asterisk Logger

Use Seadragon to Manipulate Photos on the Web

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Seadragon by Microsoft’s Live Labs, allows you to change the way to look at pictures. Take a .jpg or .png and change the viewing area and zoom. You can even share the results on Facebook and Twitter.

Seadragon from Live Labs

Link to original Amsterdam picture

Lookup Definitions of Words in 28 Languages using Google Dictionary

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If you didn’t notice, Google has rolled out their own dictionary service which can give you the meaning of words in more than 28 different languages. You can also use it to translate words or phrases from or into English. It’s the usual super-clean Google interface and ultra-fast.

Google Dictionary

RK Launcher is our Favorite Dock App

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Of all the docks we’ve tested and used through the years, RK Launcher is our favorite. Not everyone has a use for a docking app but do try this one if you haven’t already. RK Launcher is not updated very often but the download below links to a very stable version and the AquaSoft forums are very, very active.

RK Launcher

Aqua Soft’s RK Launcher forum

Looking for a Designer or Developer? Find One Fast!

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Need to get a website designed? Or maybe you need a programmer to help code your iPhone or Anroid app? BuildItWith.Me is a cool website that connects developers and designers with people who need work done.

BulidItWith.Me

About A Word, Use Wordnik To Find More Than A Definition

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Wordnik gives you information about a word, not just a definition. Related words, images, statistics and even audio pronunciation are just some of the “information” you can find on a word. It’s a pretty cool site.

Wordnik

My Phone app for Windows Mobile 6+ phones

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Easily sync data between your phone and the web. This is a new release of a very popular app.

 

My Phone website

Microsoft My Phone download v1.05 (released 12/4/09)

How to Restore Your iPhone

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Tried to Jailbreak your iPhone, but it didn’t quite work out the way you wanted? Well luckily, Apple gives you an option to go back to being legal: restore. You can restore your iPhone to factory default settings and start fresh.

How to Restore Restore iPhone 3G/3GS

Best Movies Of All Time Map

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An amazing map of related movies.

blog.vodkaster.com click on map to enlarge

via Barry Ritholtz




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