Chaos Laboratory

December 26, 2006

Desktoptwo: A serious Web OS

Of all the Web OS-es I’ve reviewed, Desktoptwo can be called a serious contender. The whole interface is flash-based giving it a very sleek look with smooth operation – although some applications might take a while to load. The interface seems like a cross-breed between Vista’s Aero look and Mac...

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December 26, 2006

Registrar Lite: A really Powerful & Free Registry Editor

Registrar Lite is a powerful & immensely flexible registry editor for WinXP/2000/NT/ME/9x that offers a horde of necessary features that are totally lacking in the standard registry editor (RegEdit) packaged with Windows. It’s brought to you by Resplendence Software. Registrar Lite sports a Windows Explorer like two-pane interface with a...

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December 25, 2006

Prevent ugly auto-resizing of Firefox browser windows

Ever since I launched this site and started working with WordPress, I’ve been plagued with unmanageable ugly pop-up windows that come up when I try to insert pictures and/or view the raw HTML of a post using the TinyMCE (Rich Text) Editor. Almost invariably the window that would pop-up would...

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December 24, 2006

It’s Christmas :)

Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like a magic ring, left nothing out for us to miss or seek; bound together all our home enjoyments, affections, and hopes; grouped everything and everyone round the Christmas fire, and make the little picture shining...

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December 21, 2006

WordPress: Google AdSense Referral Rotator Plug-in

Preamble: Google AdSense Referrals are pretty cool in a way as they contribute well in topping up on your daily AdSense earnings. Moreover, they’re quite unobtrusive and can be placed anywhere on the page without interfering with the content much. According to me they’re best placed in the side-bar and...

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December 19, 2006

New worm spreading through Skype

It was only a matter of time before Skype, the popular VoIP software was made a target by virus authors. Websense, a leading internet security firm has discovered a worm that propagates through Skype Chat – the inbuilt instant messaging tool. The worm which probably originated somewhere in the Asia-Pacific...

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