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10 Google products you (probably) never knew existed

10 Google products you (probably) never knew existed
I don’t know about you, but it feels like Google launches a new product every time I turn my laptop on. And these new products tend to fit into two distinct categories: Incredibly usefulIncredibly bizarre Fortunately, most of these products are free so we’re really not in a position to complain! After some lengthy research, I was surprised by how many tools Google has either developed or acquired over the years. So much so, that I thought it was a good idea to compile a list of the secrets of the Google product empire. Google Takeout – No, this is not Google’s food delivery service (although that’d be handy), this is a tool which allows you to download an archive of your data from things like your +1′s, Google+ Circles, Contacts and Picasa Web albums.Google Mars – While you’re probably familiar with Google Earth, Google Mars is a little less well known. So, how many of those did you know about? Also read: olly via shutterstock Related:  Online tools

The big list of 100 tools, tips and tricks to work more efficiently online | The Buffer blog: productivity, life hacks, writing, user experience, customer happiness and business. 7.2K Flares Filament.io 7.2K Flares × What does it take to be productive? It’s a question I often ask myself and to be honest I don’t have a great answer for it yet. One key discovery I’ve made over the past year or so is that I need to have great habits in place. That’s why I’m working on a solid running routine and on a set wake-up time and sleep time. One other realization I had is that, as I now spend so much of my day working online, there are a heap of new apps being created all the time to help us all become more productive. That’s why I thought of compiling a full list of 100 tools, tips and tricks for you to reflect a bit on your own productivity. Of course, a sure fire way to fail might be to try and use all 100, which Joel pointed out to me when we discussed this post! 10 awesome music sites to get into your zone When Leo recently wrote about Multitasking, one of the most interesting aspects was that music doesn’t actually contribute to us being distracted when we work. 1. 4.

The 101 Most Useful Websites Here are the most useful websites on the Internet that will make you smarter, increase productivity and help you learn new skills. These incredibly useful websites solve at least one problem really well. And they all have cool URLs that are easy to memorize thus saving you a trip to Google. Also see: The Best Android Apps Also see: The Best Mac Apps and Utilities seatguru.com – consult this site before choosing a seat for your next flight.webmakerapp.com — an offline playground for building web projects in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. See: The Most Useful Tools for Programmers Also see: The Best Add-ons for Gmail, Docs and Sheets whereami — find the postal address of your current location on Google maps.sway.com — create and share interactive reports, newsletters, presentations, and for storytelling. Also see: The Best Websites to Learn Coding

Productive Web Apps | Web Apps to help you at work and play PhotoRec Latest stable version 7.0 April 18, 2015 PhotoRec, Digital Picture and File Recovery PhotoRec is file data recovery software designed to recover lost files including video, documents and archives from hard disks, CD-ROMs, and lost pictures (thus the Photo Recovery name) from digital camera memory. PhotoRec ignores the file system and goes after the underlying data, so it will still work even if your media's file system has been severely damaged or reformatted. PhotoRec is free - this open source multi-platform application is distributed under GNU General Public License (GPLV v2+). For more safety, PhotoRec uses read-only access to handle the drive or memory card you are about to recover lost data from. Operating systems PhotoRec runs under DOS/Windows 9x Windows NT 4/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008/7/10 Linux FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD Sun Solaris Mac OS X and can be compiled on almost every Unix system. Download TestDisk & PhotoRec File systems FAT NTFS exFAT ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem HFS+ Media Problems?

Software How-Tos Show of hands - how many of you are still clinging to Firefox not because it's the perfect browser, but because it's the best alternative out there to Internet Explorer? Probably a good many of you, and the reason why Firefox has been so hard to supplant as the No. 2 gateway to the Web is because Mozilla had the foresight to make it extensible. Thousands of add-ons exist allowing users to custom tailor the open-source browser however they see fit, and it only takes a few mouse clicks to do so. Well move over Mozilla, and make room for Google Chrome. Why is that? But those aren't the only reasons to give Chrome a second look. On the following pages, we'll show you how to soup up Chrome so you can leave Firefox in the rear view mirror and never look back!

Les meilleurs astuces et raccourcis pour Google Chrome Bonjour, Google Chrome, le mystérieux navigateur qui a pris sa place en seulement 4 ans (lancé en 2008), est sans doute le navigateur le plus rapide comme vous pouvez le constater, mais ce que la plupart des gens ne connaissent surtout pas c’est que ce navigateur contient des fonctions très puissantes, pouvant vous aider à gagner un temps précieux. C’est pour cela que j’ai pensé à rédiger cet article, j’ai résumé tous les astuces dans un seul endroit, avec les quelques raccourcis clavier pour vous faciliter la vie avec le mystérieux navigateur, Google Chrome. Donc vous êtes sur le point de découvrir les meilleurs astuces qui pourront changer la manière dont vous utilisez le navigateur Google Chrome, et vous allez voir ! Préparez-vous au décollage ! 1. Dupliquer un onglet : Parmi les fonctions que j’utilise souvent, c’est la duplication d’un onglet ! Vous pouvez dupliquer tout simplement un onglet en cliquant sur l’onglet avec le bouton droit de la souris, puis en cliquant sur “Dupliquer“. 2.

Chrome : 30 extensions totalement indispensables Les internautes qui partagent souvent des liens le savent, les adresses de certaines pages peuvent parfois être longues, très longues. Si ces liens peuvent être pratiques dans le cadre d’un partage sur une messagerie instantanée, dans un mail ou sur un réseau social, ils le sont bien moins dans une signature de mail ou pire, sur un document. Dès lors, il peut être pratique, et esthétique, de passer par un raccourcisseur d’URL. Verdict : simple d’utilisation et bien intégrée, l’extension s’avère très pratique. Note : 5/5 Safety Scanner Do you think your PC has a virus? The Microsoft Safety Scanner is a free downloadable security tool that provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It works with your existing antivirus software. Note: The Microsoft Safety Scanner expires 10 days after being downloaded. To rerun a scan with the latest anti-malware definitions, download and run the Microsoft Safety Scanner again. The Microsoft Safety Scanner is not a replacement for using an antivirus software program that provides ongoing protection. For real-time protection that helps to guard your home or small business PCs against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software, download Microsoft Security Essentials. Genuine Windows customers get a complimentary subscription to Microsoft Security Essentials, the award-winning antivirus software that helps you protect your PC. With Windows Live Family Safety, you can help keep your kids safer on the Internet with rules you personalize.

Support Details | Tech Support Management OuvrirAvec | Programmes gratuits pour ouvrir n'importe quel format de fichiers Print Friendly : un outil gratuit pour optimiser l’impression des pages web et les sauvegarder en PDF Print Friendly est un outil pratique qui permet de ne garder que l'essentiel d'un article en supprimant le contenu superflu (publicités, commentaires, encarts, etc) pour l'imprimer ou pour le sauvegarder en fichier PDF. Vous pouvez ainsi économiser du papier et de l'encre et ne garder que la partie qui vous intéresse. Vous pouvez utiliser Print Friendly de différentes façons : 1) directement sur le site en collant l'URL de l'article dans la barre prévue à cet effet, puis en cliquant sur les zones (texte, images) à supprimer et en terminant l'opération en choisissant l'option PDF ou l'option imprimer 2) en utilisant une extension pour votre navigateur (Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer ou Safari) 3) en utilisant un bookmarklet à intégrer dans votre navigateur 4) en intégrant un plugin sur votre site ou blog (Blogger, Wordpress, Drupal) Voici une vidéo de présentation de l'outil : Print Friendly

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