May 24, 2015

How to add Stickers in Photos while uploading it on Facebook

Do you know that you can add different stickers in photos while uploading it on Facebook? Facebook allows users to do this from mobile apps and even from web. But I guess, you haven't notice this yet. In this article, I will show you how to add stickers in photos while sharing on Facebook.

May 15, 2015

Convert your Screen Recordings into GIF Animations with GIFGrabber for Mac

GIF is most shared content on social media and web. People used to share GIF memes. There are various websites which use GIF content to make articles interesting. In past, I posted about Giphy, GIF search engine and tools to make GIF animations. There plenty of tools which lets you make GIF animations Today, I am going to share a cool Mac all called GIFGrabber. It lets to capture screen recording and convert it into GIF animations. This tool can be used to share short screencasting. Because you will never wish to upload screencasting of 5-10 seconds. So, GIF animation is best way of doing this.

How To Record Screen and Make Animated GIF on Mac OS X

GIFGrabber is a free tool available in Mac app store. I added the download link at the bottom of the post. It is very small in size so installation will be very quick. Once it is installed, Open it. You will see its icon in top bar and a green capture window along with sniper scope. You can resize this capture window by drag and drop.

See I was trying to capture a YouTube into GIF animation.

Once you click on Start capture at the top side, it will start capturing the screen and this button will be replaced with a button "Stop capture" button. When you want to stop, click on "Stop Capture" button. And your animation will be saved. It will show a popup with all your recorded GIF. In this popup, you can also change the quality of GIF.

Clicking on GIF will open GIF viewer where you can save, trip or upload GIF to GIFgrabber server. You can trim by giving start and end frame.

You can either save GIF on your system or upload it to the GIFGrabber server. Saving it to GIFGrabber server will give you the link of GIF. You can use this link to post the GIF on social media.

Also Check: 5 websites to create GIF animation

See the below GIF which I captured with this tool.

If you are Mac user, you can use this lightweight tool to capture GIF animations in your system. It works good and there is no complexity in using the tool. You can download this tool from the link given below. Do not forget to share your experience with the tool with us via comments.

May 3, 2015

Password Alert Chrome Extension Protects Google Accout Against Phishing Attacks

Phishing is the oldest and still a popular way of stealing login credentials. Most of the innocent users still fall in the Phishing attacks and lose access to their accounts. In Phishing attack, attacker sends a fake login page exactly similar to the original login page. Using that form for login sends the entered information to attacker. I already wrote an article describing the Phishing attack and methods to prevent this attack. Although, there are so many articles on Phishing but users still fall in this attack. So, Google has released a Chrome extension "Password Alert" which notifies users about the phishing page.

May 1, 2015

Get Facebook’s Web Based chat Messenger As A Desktop App

Few days back, Facebook rolled out its Messenger for web. So, you can now start conversation and talk with friends on chat without any distraction. So, you do not need to open Facebook just to talk with friends. To make it even better, developer Alexandru Rosianu has ported this web based messenger into desktop app. So, you can use this web based messenger without opening browser. This desktop messenger app works fix on OS X, Windows and Linux platforms.

Apr 29, 2015

Search multiple cloud storage services in Chrome with treev Extension

We all use cloud storage services to store our important files and photos. We usually randomly select these cloud storage services to save our files. When we need it, we get confused and open all cloud storage services account to check for the file. For handling this situation, we all think of a service which lets us search across all our cloud storage services and let us access the file instantly from that service in which we saved it. If you use Google Chrome, you can try Treev extension for this. It lets you search for files across your cloud storage accounts.

Apr 24, 2015

How to use Google search to locate your Android Phone

We all have habit of misplacing our phone and then waster around 10-15 minutes in searching for it. But now it is very easy to locate your lost or misplaced Android device just by using Google search. Google has added a new query in its search which lets you locate your Android device on map. You can also ring your phone direct from search results page and your phone will start ringing even if it is in silent mode. But your device needs to have latest Google search app installed.

Apr 21, 2015

How to download your Google search history

Google keeps track of our search queries for better suggestion and improve its search. We can check our search history any time by visiting our Google account. Now, Google also allows us to download the entire search history to view it offline. This new option is now available to all users. If you also want to download your Google search history. Follow the steps given below.

Apr 10, 2015

How to add dedicated numbers row in default Android keyboard

Android offers a QWERTY keypad for typing. But for typing numbers, you need to toggle between numeric and character keys by using a toggle key. You can also long press the keys on the top row of characters to type the numbers. But if you are typing a long document or working on spreadsheets, it will be irritating. In this case, having a separate line for numbers will save time and effort both.

Mar 20, 2015

How To Specify The Start Position In A Youtube URL

How To Specify The Start Position In A Youtube URL

YouTube is one of those websites which we almost use daily. We use YouTube for enjoying music videos and videos shared by other persons. Sometimes if we find something in a video very funny, we also share it with friends. But what if the video is too long and you only want to show only a specific part in the video? You will share the URL of the video and other person will watch either the whole video of will try to scroll the progress bar slider to the place from where you want him/her to watch. You can also help by specifying the time of that specific moment in the video.

Mar 11, 2015

5 Free Online Notepad Websites

We use notepad in your system to type and save text files. But do you know that there are few online tools which offers same features. In this post, we are listing 5 best online Notepad alternate. All these websites are free and you can use it without signup. Just open and start typing your note. Check these 5 free online notepad websites.