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Any alternatives to Google Streetview? [closed]

I am seeking to find out if we have alternatives to Google maps' streetview? There is nothing wrong with Google streetview.
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1answer
119 views

Customised search interface for Ebay

The Ebay API lists as a possible opportunity: Searching – customized interfaces for searching the eBay marketplace Are there currently any alternative Ebay interfaces of which I should be aware ...
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2answers
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Is it possible for some one in Afghanistan to get a tweet from a person in the USA as an SMS in their Afghan cell phone? How?

I need to be able to update people in Afghanistan with SMS messages to their cell phones. I thought the best way to do this was to get them all to sign-up for twitter and then subscribe to my tweets ...
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1answer
239 views

Unable to create new lists in New Twitter

I switched to New Twitter and now I could not create new Lists. It shows the message "List Created!" every time I create one but the List drop down never shows it. I'd only 1 List built long time ago ...
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2answers
1k views

What are the differences between web-app Lastpass and KeePass, and how can I choose? [closed]

What are the main differences between these two tools, or other password management tools? What sort of questions could I ask myself to determine or rule out a possible solution? I am looking for ...
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2answers
760 views

How can I use Google Voice with an iPad? (I'm getting a “cannot open page” error)

When trying to call a number using Google Voice on an iPad, I get the following error: Cannot Open Page Safari cannot open the page because the address is invalid. Is there any way to place a ...
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1answer
94 views

Shareaholic registration

On the Shareaholic website there is a login page. Are there any benefits to be a registered member? Are there features that I'm not even aware of without registration?
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1answer
235 views

Advanced settings for followed people on Twitter

On Twitter, I'd like to watch specific "followed" people in the Home page (timeline), and watch the others (i.e. celebrities and organizations which have more tweets than my friends) in a list window ...
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1answer
2k views

Will the old-style Facebook groups be converted to new-style Facebook groups?

If they will be converted, has Facebook given any indication of its migration plan?
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1answer
254 views

Does Google Chrome experience more broken links than other browsers? [closed]

Is it just me or does Google Chrome fail to link more often than other browsers? I was previously using Firefox and constantly reloading the page wasn't an issue.
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2answers
187 views

Is there a way to be notified whenever a new discussion is created on a facebook group or page

There's an option to be notified whenever someone replies after you in a discussion board post, but I don't see a way to be notified for new discussions. To me, this severely limits the use of ...
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1answer
5k views

Remove notifications from Facebook Group

So Facebook new Groups came out and I decided to join a group that was very popular (very). Left a comment on a post then left for 15 minutes. Checked my mail and 10 notifications were seen! As I ...
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2answers
634 views

Search within results - Google Search

How can I "search within results" in a Google Search page? Example: I want to search something from the Google Search result of "more useful than" firefox OR chrome. How can I do that?
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1answer
6k views

Using Google Maps while offline

I like using Google Maps on my laptop to navigate, but not everywhere I have internet access. Is there a way to use Google Maps when offline? I'd want to have the entire map database for my (small) ...
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1answer
1k views

Gmail inbox- preview last email, not first, in conversation [closed]

In the gmail inbox, the conversations show a preview that contains the beginning of the first email in the conversation. Is there a way to change the preview to show the beginning of the last email in ...
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1answer
222 views

Tracking Amazon associate analytics

I was pleasantly surprised to get about $60 from my Amazon account last week, but I couldn't find anywhere to understand how this amount was calculated. Is there anyway to get good analytics on my ...
0
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1answer
255 views

How to add Google Chart into Orkut Scrapbook? [closed]

I want to add Google Charts into Orkut Scrapbook. How can I do that without hosting the Image?
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2answers
1k views

Twitter privacy settings?

I tried to register a new Twitter account. The registration form said, that my full name will appear on my public profile. Is there a privacy setting for at least limit the people available to see my ...
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4answers
263 views

Is there a way to create a feed from any webpage? [closed]

There's a web page that updates once in a while and I would very like to be notified when it is updated, preferably using some sort of feed (such as RSS). Unfortunately, that website itself does not ...
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1answer
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How to close an experiment in Google Website Optimizer?

I am using Google Website Optimizer, which lets you set up multi-variant and split tests for your website to test different ideas and see which convert better. OK so I have a test. It has been ...
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1answer
1k views

In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the default email address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how do I set the default email address for a contact that has two email addresses? In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the ...
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2answers
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syntaxhighlighter in blogger interpreting <br /> literally despite html encoding

I am using syntaxhighlighter on a blogger blog. All is working fine, except when the code I want to show contains a <br/> tag, it gets displayed as a new line. This is despite it being HTML ...
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1answer
2k views

Can I import a list of events into Google calendar?

I'd like to import a list of events into a Google Calendar in bulk (not using WebCal, just a plain old text file). Can this be done, and if so, how?
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2answers
698 views

What exactly is DayTum?

I try and I try, but I still have no idea what DayTum is. I like the idea of a quantified self, but it seems to be the most impossible thing to implement even though numbers are so darn easy to track. ...
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4answers
966 views

Get notified of Facebook Page activity?

Is it possible to get notified by email or RSS of new activity in your Facebook Page?
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1answer
345 views

Adding BBC Programme RDF feeds to Google Reader [closed]

I would like to add feeds to my Google Reader notifying me of new programs from certain BBC series. Chromium gives me a feed to add, but Google Reader does not accept it, giving me the errors "...
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8answers
2k views

Why do people keep using the old RT? [closed]

What are some reasons why people would prefer to retweet a message using the old style (RT @someone: Blah blah blah) instead of the new style where it just "forwards" the message to your followers? I ...
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5answers
280 views

Twitter Application That Maintains History?

Are there any client applications for Twitter (PC, phone, etc.) that keep a locally backed up record of one's tweets? Twitter could really be useful as an ongoing activity log, but there's a risk of ...
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2answers
2k views

Is there any way to combine my Reddit karma points?

I have two Reddit accounts. My main one I use every day and struggle to get points. I did a throw away for a wildly popular post. I'd love to move the points from the throw away into my normal ...
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2answers
25k views

How do I delete a tumblr blog?

I have 2 tumblr blogs, and one of them I didn't mean to make, is there a way to completly delete it from my account?
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1answer
975 views

Gmail as a mailinglist [duplicate]

Hello Is there a way to use an gmail accout as a mailinglist. Right now we are having some problems at my job with our email. We are moving over to another system but in the mean time we need to have ...
0
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1answer
167 views

How much data can I store in a LastPass secure note?

Does anyone know if there are limits to the amount of data you can store in a LastPass secure note? I don't want to abuse the service but I also don't want to store a large note and then lose some of ...
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2answers
617 views

If Twitter apps use OAuth why would they ask for my password?

I signed up to TweetDeck, and following the steps it appears that I issued it an OAuth token. Then I installed it (0.35.1, Linux), signed in with my TweetDeck account and tried to add my Twitter ...
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1answer
115 views

Uploading many images to Facebook

Facebook has a limit of about 60 200 pictures per album. Is there a way to take a few hundred pictures, and upload them to a series of albums (e.g. "Foo part 1/5", "Foo part 2/5", ...) ?
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1answer
2k views

Are Google Calendar and Contacts linked?

Can I create an event from contact with one click? For instance to create an event as a birthday reminder?
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2answers
186 views

Ebay past prices

Is there a method to view the prices an item sold for in the past?
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1answer
4k views

Filtering movies on IMDB

Is it possible to do filtering on IMDB? E.g. I would like to see a list of Thriller movies, between 1980-1985, with a score between 6-7?
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1answer
222 views

Google Apps Start Page switched to iGoogle automatically [closed]

Using Google Apps for Education, over the summer our start page randomly changed itself to iGoogle, and we can no longer customize it. Is there any way to change it back? Or, how do I globally ...
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1answer
2k views

Is there a Google Gadget for Google Groups? [closed]

Specifically, I am looking for something to tie in Discussions from a particular Group to a Google Site (to show recent discussions, say).
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1answer
500 views

View past Gmail notifications?

The other day I logged onto Gmail I thought I saw a notification (the type that appears when you delete a convesation, etc) but I clicked away before I had a chance to read it. Any chance I can go ...
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2answers
690 views

How do I see one Gmail status when in another Gmail account?

I have a main Gmail account that I use personally. I've just created a new specific purpose account. I'd like to be able to stay signed into my general account, but see the status (new mail count) ...
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1answer
247 views

Fake comments web application? [closed]

I'm a big fan of the twat-o-tron at ifyoulikeitsomuchwhydontyougolivethere.com which produces fake crazy comments, along the lines of: Oh god not this again!. I read in the Sun that Labour is ...
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2answers
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Bulk download of images from Flickr?

I want to retrieve some/most of my pictures from Flickr, lost a bunch when a drive went bad. I can't find a way to easily download images other than one at a time. I looked into something called ...
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1answer
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Which Polar heart rate monitors can upload data to Microsoft HealthVault, and how is that upload accomplished?

The HealthVault site says it supports IR uploading of data, but the Polar website only talks about some "FlowLink" interface of theirs. Are these the same thing? If so, what exactly needs to be ...
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1answer
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While logged-in to WordPress.com, leaving a comment in a blog adds “www” to my own blog's link?

While logged to my WordPress.com account, I left a comment on another blog (specifically, a post on TechCrunch). My blog's domain is roadler.com, however the comment was left with the URL www.roadler....
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1answer
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What is the different of dropbox and box.net?

The first difference I mention is the free storage they give away to user: dropbox.com 2Gb - 10Gb (after doing the referencing) box.net only 1Gb What else do you know?
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1answer
4k views

Outlook analyzing my sent e-mails and …uploading the info to SharePoint?

I just noticed this in my Outlook 2010 settings: Allow analysis of sent e-mails to identify people you commonly e-mail and subjects you commonly discuss, and upload this information to the default ...
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0answers
2k views

How can I avoid giving Google my phone number when signing up for Gmail?

When I tried creating a Gmail account, it said that I must give them a phone number so that they can send a verification code to it. Is there any way to bypass this step and still create the account?
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1answer
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Transitioning Blogger to new Google Apps

I just transitioned to the new Google Apps which let's you use additional services such as blogger with your Google Apps account. I had a conflicting Google Account. Google said that when I attempt ...
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2answers
5k views

How to find a list of sites that I've authenticated with using my Google OpenID?

I use Google's Profile feature when logging into sites that support OpenID. Is there a way for me to get a list of all the websites that I have logged into using my Google Profile as my OpenID.

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