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Monitor rss Feeds with Symbolic rss Alert Application directly from your desktop

Simbolic RSS AlertIt is a FREE simple application for monitoring RSS feeds. It is very light low memory consuming application which sits in your system tray and monitors different rss feeds which you specify.



The main purpose of the application is for users who don’t need a complete RSS application but would like to know when a couple of feeds have changed.

This application is really use full when you want to monitor some feeds like latest cool freeware’s released, new Microsoft products released or when you want to monitor some of the official google blogs like Google Reader Blog, Google Blog, etc which does not offer subscribe via email option.

Symbolic rss alert application allows you to customize the interval for checking for new updated feed items on the feeds which you specify ( as shown in the image below ).








As shown in the image above, I have set the time interval as  5 minutes in my case. Right click on the application icon in the system tray to play with the options and features.  

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Download and Convert youtube videos to any format with Abcc Free Youtube FLV Downloader AND Converter

Yes, you can freely download and convert any youtube video with the help of this new free utility called Abcc Free Youtube FLV Downloader AND Converter.

What is Abcc Free Youtube FLV Downloader AND Converter?

It is a free software which allows you to download Download video from YouTube and convert the downloaded Flash (.FLV) videos to other formats.








It supports the conversion of  FLV to AVI, WMV, MPEG, 3GP, iPod, iPhone, Zune, Xbox, PMP, PSP, Apple TV, Pocket PC, MP4, MOV video and MP3, AAC, AC3, AMR, M4A, OGG, WAV audio.

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convert your torrent file into .exe to to download directly without torrent client

Yes, I am talking about a FREE tool to convert your torrent file to a .exe file with which you can directly download the files without any torrent client application installed on your system.






This application is called Torrent2Exe ,  as the name suggest it Convert torrents into stand-alone exe files and download them without a client.

The application is really useful for those who do not want to install a torrent client which downloads the files instead by connecting to peers and seeds.

The application offers a simple two-step approach to downloading torrent files without using a client.

How to use?

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Make small tinyurl for your pages fast with Tinyurl creator for firefox

Small Announcement for Readers: From now on, I will be more active in blogging so you can expect more frequency of  articles posted.I will try to give at least one post a day.


Let come to the post topic. Today I tried some of popular and on growing adobe air applications like uvLayer, twhirl etc.

Was seeing some of the friends blogger’s sharing there latest articles via twitter as the actual url of the articles were some what longer so every one was using TinyUrl in order to shorten them.

If you don’t  know what is tinyurl?

For your FYI: With TinyURL, you can also make a smaller URL that will work for any page on your site.

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Get more keyboard savvy while using gmail with google experimental search

Yesterday, gmail my inbox was flooded with large number of mails, most of them were comments , readers computer related problems etc.

But I was having a short time to read them they were more than hundreds in numbers, and even after using gmail handy keyboard shortcuts I was not productive enough.

After than I was trying to find out a different way to browse through large number of mails in gmail in some quicker way.








Then, I remembered the google experimental search which I had used some time back to navigate through results in google.

Here comes the key-point that is if you activate google experimental search into your google account , you can automatically use those keyborad shortcuts into gmail if you have gmail on that account.

Let’s see how can you use google experimental shortcuts in gmail   

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Make your self more productive using gmail with some useful shortcuts

I have become more addictive using gmail these days specially because we have to reply to users who send their computer problems on TroubleFixers

While handling these large number of email, I was just trying to get to know quick and easy to remember shortcuts for gmail. So, I google for gmail keyboard shotcuts and got landed to a page here

But after seeing these shortcuts I was even worried how could any one remember all of them, I filtered out some easy to remember shortcuts.

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How to access blocked or restricted orkut or any site with proxy but without using any proxy servers for free.

A lot of people here in india and in other countries has become so addictive to orkut that they have become so curious to know every minute whether did they receive any new scrap.

So What is the Problem ?

The main problem that now a days orkut has been banned in many of the corporate offices and other institutions due to which people are not able to access orkut.

So people use various proxies like..

  2. Kproxy

But normally these “servers are overloaded with chunks of traffic please try after sometime“.

“So today i am going to tell how we can access orkut with proxy but without using any of the above proxy servers”

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How to Hack or Recover Password of Instant Messengers and Internet Explorer for free.

This is the first time I am writing about some freeware hacking utilites for recovering passwords .There are large no. of softwares available in the market for recovering password of various instant messengers , also for recovering the passwords stored in various other email clients used now a days and other passwords stored in internet explorer and other applications . So I am going to share some information about these utilities with my readers.

Hack Tip: Hack / Recover Windows Live Messenger Password