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How can I view all information from my Facebook social plugins in one place?

I am using some Facebook social plugins on one of my websites that has hundreds of pages. Is there a single location where I can view all Facebook plugin activity across my website? Is there some ...
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Transfer ownership of Google Analytics accounts?

I have two Google Analytics accounts that were created under my Google ID while I was with a former employer. Is there a way to transfer ownership of those accounts? If I can't just give those ...
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How to delete secondary Google Analytics account (profile)?

I set up a secondary profile in Google Analytics a long time ago for a site for a store my wife owned. She has long since sold the store and neither of us has access to the site. I am not given the ...
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Can I change my Facebook login email?

My wife and I have been "sharing" a facebook account under my name, and we're finally going to get her her own account. The problem is that the facebook "login" email is really her email account. Is ...
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Am I Liable for the Illegality of Files I Store Online?

Scenario A friend sends me an mp3. I would like to listen to it at work so I upload it to Google Docs for easy retrieval. I later find out (or already knew) that the file was downloaded illegally. ...
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Private, everlasting version of what was previously Etherpad

I really enjoyed Etherpad.com while it was around. I know that the owners open-sourced the project, but I am wondering if anyone has adapted the code so that I can have private, everlasting "...
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What is OpenID, and what do you need to do to get one? [closed]

I'm not sure I understand what OpenID is ... but I see plenty of sites that ask you for it. What is it? and how do I create one?
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Is there a Twitter-like app that can be installed for a corporate intranet? [closed]

I think that the Twitter model of communication would work very well for disseminating information and informal discussion in the corporate world. Is there a Twitter-like web-app that can be ...
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Convert uploaded file to PDF [closed]

Is there a site that will (ideally for free) convert a file that I upload to a PDF? Just general office formats, nothing fancy like CAD or other graphics formats.
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Does posting pictures on Facebook mean that I lose rights over them?

I am not certain what the status of uploaded pictures is.
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What to do when a service asks for your Gmail password?

On many services, there is the request to connect to your Gmail (or other webmail service) account in order to retrieve your contacts information (so to add them to your network in the new service). ...
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Validate that a web application has used a specific hash function for its certificate

What is the process for verifying the hash function that was used to create a web applications certificate? I ask because there apparently has been some issue with the MD5 hash function wherein ...
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Where can I get themes for my Posterous Blog [closed]

They only have a few options and when you compare to other blog services it seems very lacking. I'm hoping there's some sort of repository out there I haven't bumped into yet.
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How do I link a cell in Google Spreadsheets to a cell in another document?

I have a monthly spreadsheet that relies on figures from the previous month. I'd like to import these values dynamically rather than cutting and pasting them. Is this possible? How do I do it?
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How can I combine my social networking feeds with RSS feeds (such as new questions on WebApps) in a single timeline?

With so many different ways to get information on the web (twitter, facebook, myspace, RSS, etc.), I would like to combine them into one place rather than having to run different tools or visit ...
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Ensuring a web application is secure before utilizing it

How can one go about verifying the security and legitimacy of a web application before accessing it?
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What advantages and disadvantages are there to using the HTML5 beta of YouTube?

Google has a beta of YouTube that uses HTML5's video tag, but what gains do I get from using this, other than not having to install Flash just for YouTube?
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Do you know any Web Search apps where you can specify more engines/websites at a time? [closed]

Google is the Web Search engine that I use more often, but I would like to know if there are web apps where you can define a list of search engines or website you want to retrieve the data for, in a ...
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Does W3C Validation (Web Validation) really make any difference to your site? [closed]

Does displaying the various validation marks on your website make a difference? For Example - HTML Validation - W3C CSS Validation - W3C XHTML Validation What is the communities opinion on this ...
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What are the recommended privacy settings for Facebook?

I hear a lot about the default privacy settings on Facebook being too open and that third parties can get hold of my private information. What can I do to lock down my account so that only the people ...
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Hidden features of Google Search

What little known tips and tricks do you have for searching on Google? Please note that this question exists because it has a high level of significance, but it is not considered a good, on-...
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Linking directly to a specific point in time of a YouTube video

If I find a video on YouTube that I want to send to a friend, but I really only care about something at the two minute mark, can I send him a link that will start at two minutes into the video for him?...
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2answers
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Can you specify how posts in Google Reader are marked as read? [closed]

Google Reader tends in my opinion to be a bit over-eager to mark posts as read - if you click on a post or scroll over the top of it it will be marked as read. Is there a setting to control the ...
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Online project management services [closed]

I need a user-friendly and cleverly designed web service to manage my projects and tasks. No matter if it's a free or paid service. Having a comment system and some game mechanics would be a big plus. ...
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1answer
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How can I tell which sites I've authorized to access my information on Twitter?

How do I know which sites I've allowed to have access to my information on Twitter?
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33k views

How to easily disable Gmail signature on a per message basis [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how can I have customized signatures based on the From: address? I have Gmail set up to fetch also my work email account so I can have all my email in one app. I use ...
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What exactly is a 'tag bundle' in Delicious?

How can and can't it be used ?
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What video format should I pick if I want to minimize upload time to YouTube?

I mainly record "screencasts" of MMO games. Which of the various video formats that YouTube accepts will result in the smallest file size and what settings for that file type would I use? Of course ...
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How can I export a list of my RSS feeds from Google Reader? [closed]

How can I export a list of my RSS feeds from Google Reader? I can copy the 'Subscriptions' page, but it's not a very good format for exporting out into other applications.
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How can I set up my site to use Google Apps for Domains via cPanel

Not an issue I have now, luckily, as I've switched hosts, but this annoyed me for a while. I had a site hosted with a host who did not give me a DNS control panel, just cPanel. Is there a way using ...
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How do you 'dislike' an update on Facebook?

Facebook offers 'Like'/'Unlike', 'Comment', 'Share' options. Is there a way to 'Dislike'?
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How can I know if one of my friends on Facebook is blocking me?

As a parent with a minor child who has a Facebook account, I'd like to know if there is any way, short of having her show me her privacy settings, that I can detect if my child (friend on Facebook) is ...
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1answer
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Is there any easy way to know which, if any, of my Delicious links are broken?

I have a number of links going back several years. I'd like to prune out or repair, if possible, the broken links, that is, the ones whose address has changed or no longer exists. Is there any easy ...
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Is there an easy way to download entire folders from the Dropbox website?

I occasionally need to get files from my Dropbox account when I'm using a computer not under my control. I can download or access individual files on the dropbox website, but is there a convienent way ...
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How to specify “OR” conditions for Gmail filter

How can I filter messages in Gmail using boolean OR conditions? For example, I can specify addresses in the To: or From: fields, but this only matches emails that meet both criteria. How can I match ...
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3answers
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Online transcription service of a voice memo [closed]

Is there a web app which creates a transcription of a voice memo?
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2answers
949 views

xmarks and iPhone Safari

Is it possible to sync my iPhone Safari's bookmarks with my xmarks profile?
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1answer
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Why are web apps/sites ranked on top of others on the major search engines such as Google, Bing in simple terms [closed]

I need to understand, from a users point of view (layman terms), what is it that makes search engines rank web apps above others when returning search results.
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1answer
540 views

How to transfer Google Notebooks over to Evernote?

I have a certain amount of notes in my Google Notebook. How do I transfer this data over to Evernote, without losing any meta information such as "tags"?
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Is there a service to keep my contacts synchronised? [closed]

I need to keep my contacts in sync across several devices: smartphone, dumb phone, PC, and also have access to them on the web from any connected device. What would be the best way to achieve that?
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1answer
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Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?

Let say I want to leave Evernote but I want to get at least a rough backup of my data. Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?
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How can I keep the My Pictures folder synchronised with SmugMug?

How can I keep the My Pictures folder synchronized with my SmugMug account? Ideally, I would like new folders added to My Pictures to be automatically added and edits automatically uploaded. However,...
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Is there a tool to sync files from a PC to Amazon S3 or Azure Storage? [closed]

While I have used Dropbox, I was wondering if there was a tool to sync files to Amazon S3 to gain the resiliency and reliability (though there would be a cost implication).
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How to get more accurate 'Read' stats in Google Reader [closed]

Google Reader provides stats on the % Read for each feed. The problem is that most of these(for me at least) are at 100% so are not very useful. I use the 'j' shortcut key to flick through the unread ...
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7answers
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How can I backup all of my tweets?

Is there a way to download a backup of all of my own tweets, in case Twitter ever goes down for good?
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Web LanguageTranslation services (APIs) available out there [closed]

I know there is Google Translate, which some people say is a bit "mechanical" in its translation though it is great. Can we list the translation web services out there and any pros and cons?
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In Gmail can I set up a filter for all messages between a group of people?

I run a choir consisting of a few friends (12 to be precise) and we tend to communicate via mass email to each other. I want to set up a filter in GMail so that it will label all emails to do with ...
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3answers
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How to know when a user unfollows on Twitter

Twitter sends an email notification mentioning so-and-so-person [with their tweets, followers, etc info] is following me, the moment someone follows me. But Twitter does not send any email after ...
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How much data do Facebook applications have access to?

When I allow an application to access my data, what information can it actually access?
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Preventing apps from posting on my wall on Facebook

On Facebook, whenever a friend of mine does something with a Facebook application he/she uses, a post appears on my wall related to that. I can click on that post and select "Hide xxxxx application" ...

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