conorgriffin
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Hidden features of Google Search
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site: You can use the 'site:' keyword to make Google only return results from one site. For example you could enter this into Google: algorithms site:ocw.mit.edu Which would bring you to results ...

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How do I check the exposure of my machine to the internet?
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13 votes

Try 'Shields Up' by GRC

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How can I turn off Retweets from persons I am following?
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8 votes

Twitter has temporarily disabled this feature This feature has been re-enabled Twitter no longer use the Zendesk support site. Here's a link to the Twitter Support page on retweets: Select ...

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How do I share a link in Google Reader that I do not subscribe to?
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5 votes

Use the Google Reader Bookmarklet It allows you to click a link on your bookmarks toolbar and it automatically shares the page you're currently on through Google Reader, exactly what you want I think....

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How do I set up a small mailing list / newsletter with Gmail?
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In the 'Contacts' section you can define groups of contacts. Then in the 'To' box, the group name will come up as a suggestion when you start to type it just like for individuals.

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How to sync Google Calendar with Apple Desktop Calendar?
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3 votes

Go into settings on Google Calendar, you'll find a URL which you can use to connect to Google Calendars. These can be entered into iCal and they will be kept in sync http://www.google.com/support/...

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How do I purge appointments in Google Calendar?
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2 votes

Currently, there is no way to do this in Google Calendar. You could import/export the google calendar to another web app or desktop application which has this functionality, make the necessary ...

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How do I organize my labels in Gmail?
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You can apply more than one label to any message, come up with label groupings and sub-groupings that make sense to you to make sorting easier. That's the best you can do since there's no concept of ...

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Is there a way to make Google Calendar behave more like 30boxes.com?
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I don't think so, however, you could go into settings and use the custom view to see if any of them are suitable. For example, you can choose to show 2, 3 or 4 weeks instead of a month. Keep an eye ...

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How can I import mail from one Gmail account to another, preserving my label structure?
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If your labels are applied based on some basic rules you could apply some filters to automatically label mail appropriately and use one of googles suggested methods to import mail from your old gmail ...

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Remove past events from Google Calendar
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No supported way of deleting multiple events in Google Calendar manually or automatically but if you get Outlook to do it then sync to Google it has the same effect.

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