background preloader

Tech, etc.

Facebook Twitter

Wind Map. An invisible, ancient source of energy surrounds us—energy that powered the first explorations of the world, and that may be a key to the future.

Wind Map

Code playground. Image Writer for Windows: Create Bootable USB Stick. By Ishan Bansal on July 31, 2010 | Sponsored Links Image Writer is a simple to use free software to create bootable USB sticks on Windows.

Image Writer for Windows: Create Bootable USB Stick

If you have any ISO file, Image Writer can write that image to your USB stick. Image Writer has a minimalistic interface that is extremely easy to understand. Just select your ISO file, select the drive of your USB drive, and click on “Write” button. Image Writer will immediately start writing the ISO file to your USB drive. Sponsored Links If you are trying to burn some OS on your USB, and do not have ISO for that, you can use Unetbootin that will download the ISO, as well as burn ISO to your USB drive. Image Writer is a completely free and open source bootable Flash drive creator. Download Backup & Recovery Free Advanced Edition 2011 10.0.15.12802 Free - Take complete control of your PC's safety! As its name suggests, Paragon Backup & Recovery Free is designed to help you create backups for partitions or even entire hard disks and restore them in the event of a system crash or failure.

Download Backup & Recovery Free Advanced Edition 2011 10.0.15.12802 Free - Take complete control of your PC's safety!

The installation procedure does not take long, but users are asked to register their software copy online and input the product key and serial number received by e-mail. At the first run, the application displays the 'Express Launcher', a minimized interface that offers easy access to the backup and the restore wizards. However, more experienced users can switch to the advanced mode, where you have access to more tools and options. The interface displays detailed information about the basic MBR hard disk, the disk map and enables you to manage system partitions (create, format, delete, hide or change the volume label).

During the backup process, the program allows you to enable archive integrity check, setting the compression level and the image split size. Best Free Drive Imaging Program. Notwithstanding claims of others, I cannot pretend to be entirely unbiased in my reviews; indeed, an “unbiased human” is an oxymoron.

Best Free Drive Imaging Program

While I am in the process of preparing a 2011 update, there are two points that I would like to mention: bells and whistles and the availability of reliable customer service. Whatever else developers claim their programs are capable of, those programs must be able to accomplish their end; the importance of how they get there is most often a matter of personal preference.

LINUX. Ubuntu. Technology. Free.

OS info

Open source. The future of User Interfaces. The Three C’s of Social Networking: Consumption, Curation, Creation. 10 Apps for Monitoring Social Media. The benefits of listening to or monitoring Social Media are growing at a break neck pace.

10 Apps for Monitoring Social Media

Social media is the fastest way to reach out to people. For instance, if you’re looking to get open positions filled in your establishment, there’s a high probability of getting the word out quicker via social platforms. Not everyone is monitoring recruitment sites, your company’s careers page or the corporate blog for vacant positions. When you send out a tweet with a proper hashtag, say “#jobs”, the chances of it reaching more people is highly likely. This is just a sample among some really lucrative domains like customer support, business intelligence and market survey, among others. Social Media Case Studies SUPERLIST- 23 Extensive Lists of Organizations Using Social Media (UPDATED) Are you using content marketing as part of your digital strategy to grow your business?

Social Media Case Studies SUPERLIST- 23 Extensive Lists of Organizations Using Social Media (UPDATED)

If so, you're not alone. According to the Content Marketing Institute, the lion's share of marketers (some 92%) report using content marketing. In the fast moving world of digital strategy, things are always changing. What should you expect in 2014 to change in the world of content marketing? Hana Abaza of Uberflip has put together an infographic detailing five key content marekting trends for the coming year.

5 Must-Read Social Media Marketing Studies. A lot is happening in the world of social media.

5 Must-Read Social Media Marketing Studies

Here’s a quick summary of recent major research findings: #1: By 2010, 26 Million (1 in 7) U.S. Adults Will Use Twitter Monthly A new study by eMarketer surpasses their previous estimates of Twitter usage. The study, conducted just last month, found the following: “In 2009, there will be 18 million U.S. adults who access Twitter on any platform at least monthly. 5 Ways to Reduce Social Media Distractions and Be More Productive. Scott Belsky studies exceptionally productive people and teams in the creative world.

5 Ways to Reduce Social Media Distractions and Be More Productive

He is the Founder and CEO of Behance, oversees The 99% think tank, and is the author of Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming The Obstacles Between Vision & Reality (Portfolio, April 2010). Those of us who are social media-savvy suffer from a burgeoning problem that constantly threatens our ingenuity. If we fail to acknowledge and solve this problem, our brilliant ideas may may never see the light of day. Every single minute, more "stuff" is being sent your way. E-mails, text messages, voice mails, instant messages, Twitter messages, Facebook posts... and the list goes on. 60 Ways to Increase Your Influence Online. Ten Commandments of Social Media.

Nov 30 2009 By Robb Clarke.

Ten Commandments of Social Media