Sathyajith Bhat
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How can I delete all articles stored in my Pocket (aka ReadItLater) account?
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I sent an email to Pocket support and they provided me with this link http://getpocket.com/privacy_clear which will clear all data. This will only remove the content in your account, not the ...

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How long is the delay between IFTTT trigger and posting action?
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30 votes

Most Personal Recipes check for new Trigger data every 15 minutes, some are even faster. via their learn more page

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When using Chrome, why does Twitter's home page redirect me to a search for "searchTerms"?
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29 votes

Search redirects in Chrome more often than not mean that there's a custom Search URL defined under Search settings. You can check this from Chrome Menu → Settings → Manage Search Engines (...

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How does the "Facebook profile visitor" application work?
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They don't work. Such apps are rogue apps. You can confirm by seeing that the numbers, counts et al are the same for each person. The whole idea is to get people to use it so that the app can steal ...

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Does Gmail use Flash?
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Gmail uses Flash for file upload and voice/video chat, I believe.

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How do you show traffic and other layers in the new Google Maps?
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The traffic option, if present in your city, is now under the Menu hamburger menu.

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What is the Incoming Stream in Google+?
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17 votes

Incoming stream shows content from people who aren't in your circles & they are following you. The Home stream shows content from whom you've explicitly added in your circles

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Can I have multiple Gmail accounts associated with Google+?
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14 votes

No. Each Google+ account is tied to a Google Profile account, which can have only one primary email.

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How can I contact Gmail support team?
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13 votes

The numbers are pretty visible on Google App's Get Support page Business and Education editions, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day Available for system critical event emergencies U.S. Technical Support: ...

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Filter emails in Gmail by number of messages in a conversation
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Gmail advanced filters help indicates that there is no way to filter by number of messages in a conversation.

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Getting rid of - - at gmail
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Head over to Labs and enable "Signature Tweaks" Places your signature before the quoted text in a reply, and removes the "--" line that appears before signatures.

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How can I tag friends in a YouTube video on Facebook?
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10 votes

Tagging is available only if you upload the video directly to Facebook—if you share the link, the video is fetched from YouTube, not Facebook so you can't tag them. Might I suggest dropping a comment ...

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How can I tell which programs have access to my Dropbox?
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10 votes

Head over to Accounts/Applications page to check out which apps have what kind of access.

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How do I connect Google+ with Twitter?
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Google+ API is not yet public, so there's no way to auto-update your Twitter posts to G+. You can, however, do the other way around: post to Google+ and have it auto-update to Twitter. And Facebook ...

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How to avoid Twitter's URL shortening
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9 votes

This is not possible. Twitter API will automatically shorten any URL. Earlier, there was a way to go about disabling the URL wrapping - create a custom twitter app(example: a hosted dabr install) ...

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Mark a blog or a post on Blogspot as private
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No, this is not possible. It's not a features or manpower issue, its a server load issue, and it would affect all of us that publish or read blogs on Blogger / Google servers (ie, all bloggers). ...

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How to deal with people sending email incorrectly to my GMail account?
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Gmail actually doesn't differentiate between js.mith@gmail.com / j.s.mith@gmail.com / jsmith@gmail.com - they all get delivered to jsmith@gmail.com. Having said that, if you have no way of contacting ...

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How to leave empty last name or both in Google Mail?
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8 votes

SOLUTION Easy way login to Google Mail open links "Settings > Accounts > Send mail as edit info" change field "Name" to one word Save Changes Hard way - or if you want empty both names login to ...

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Sending GitHub notifications from different organizations to different addresses
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This is possible with help of Custom routing. First you'll have to add the relevant email address to your account. To do this: Head over to Settings → Emails and add & verify your email ...

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How to see my profile from a friends of friends perspective on Facebook?
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8 votes

You can view from a public perspective or a friend's perspective - but not from a friend of friend's perspective. To do this, head over to your profile page & Click on View as...

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Gmail SMS notification
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8 votes

Your use case seems to be ideal for If This Then That (IFTTT). IFTTT is a service that lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement: if this then that. So you could set up an ...

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How to set filters/automatically put email into correct bundle?
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There's no option to automatically move all mails from specific addresses to pre-existing bundles - you'll train Google Inbox by moving them to the bundles. You can, however create your own custom ...

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How to use Gmail having 2 step verification with Outlook.com
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As mentioned in the linked you'll have to generate a one-time application-specific password and provide that application-specific password as your password when you're adding the Gmail account. Note ...

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Stop Facebook from showing my current location when I make a post
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BEFORE you post the status - that detail was left off the last answer. I think that will do the trick. If not, I'll correct this post. Click on the little "x" next to the city name to remove the ...

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What's the simplest way to find someone's Facebook profile by their email address?
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As the title says, is it possible to look up the Facebook profile which corresponds to a particular email address, if there is one? What's the simplest way to do so? Yeah, just enter the email ...

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Why on the first page Google says there are thousands of results but on the last page there are less than a hundred?
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No - the number is just an approximation. When you perform a search, the results are often displayed with the information: Results 1 - 10 of about XXXX. Google's calculation of the total ...

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How do I submit a post to the Ask HN section of the Hacker News website?
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There's a Submit link in the header - or just head over to this link directly --> http://news.ycombinator.com/submit with "Ask HN:" prefixed to the title

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How do I post animated GIFs on Facebook?
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Although the extension is jpeg, it's still a gif file To answer your question, this is what I found: What you have to do is upload a small animated gif (about 50 KB or less)as your profile photo (...

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How to highlight emails from particular friend in Gmail?
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The closest solution I can think of is to setup a filter and assign a label. Once the label is created, you can assign a colour to it, and this is how it will look like

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Can I have multiple OpenID accounts?
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6 votes

Is it all right to have multiple OpenID accounts, from different providers? Yes. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to doing so? Backup, I suppose. If a site ( such as Stack Exchange) ...

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