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Internationalization of the GitHub wiki or GitHub Pages?

My project's wiki documentation is on Google Code, but unfortunately on Google Code every new contributor has to be validated by me beforehand, which is a pain. So I am considering switching to the ...
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How to move the content of my Amazon.com cart to an international Amazon website?

It happens to me all the time: I follow a link on the web to purchase a book on amazon.com, add the book to my cart, and at the moment I want to checkout I realize I was on amazon.com when I should ...
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Is there any international video on demand website or company?

I currently live in the Czech Republic. I would like to watch TV shows/movies (online or offline). I'm willing to pay a reasonable amount of money for no ads. I prefer watching in original ...
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Google: what language is chr, and why is my homepage set there?

For reasons I can't fathom, my Google searches keep ending up at http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=chr. What language is 'chr' (I don't why I can't find this by searching Google, but I can't)? More ...
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Can money received through Google Wallet be easily withdrawn?

Google Wallet apparently makes it easy to send money to friends, but it's not clear what can they do with any funds received; there seems to be no mention of any methods for withdrawing the money. ...
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How to change measuring units in Google Docs?

In a Google Docs document, I would like to be able to specify the page margins (File → Page Setup) in millimeters instead of inches. Is it possible to switch between imperial and metric units?
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Can Gmail recognise threads/conversations with non-English reply prefixes?

In Gmail, when I receive a reply to a message with Subject: X, and the reply has Subject: Re: X, it correctly recognises it as a reply and sorts the message in the same thread/conversation. However, ...
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Is there anything like Netflix in Estonia?

I recently moved from the US to Estonia. The thing I miss most is Netflix streaming; is anyone aware of a company that runs a similar service in Estonia or the baltics? I don't so much care about DVD ...
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Google dictionary per language?

We are using Google translate when we are translating words/sentences into another language. But what if I want to lookup what a word means in my own language or in English. Is there a Google ...
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Translitrerate paragraphs of text

Google Transliterate converts text to local script as I type. However I have bunch of text paragraphs which I want to transliterate in one go. How can I do that?
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Google Search syntax to specify a language?

I can read a lot of languages and am charged with doing research about software in various countries. My Google interface is in English but I often have to search pages in a particular language, and 5 ...
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What services are available for sending money to family overseas? [closed]

I'm in the US and I'd like to send some money (4 figures) home to Ireland. Clarification: I'd prefer to transfer directly to a bank account over there.