Tag Archives: Household
Which DNS Service Should You Use?

Which DNS Service Should You Use?

Google recently introduced Google Public DNS service. Last week, I wrote about what Google Public DNS actually means to you. If you are not aware of what it is I recommend reading that post before reading this further. With a couple of different options with DNS Servers now between your ISP’s default DNS server, the [...]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Nintendo Wii System + Wii Fit Plus w/ Balance Board + $50 Amazon GC $290

Nintendo Wii System + Wii Fit Plus w/ Balance Board + $50 Amazon GC $290

Amazon has been having some excellent deals lately. I bought the Canon Rebel T1i from Amazon at an awesome price and loving every minute with it. I just came across another nice deal for Nintendo Wii. Although I am a PlayStation 3 fan and owner, Nintendo Wii stands its own ground when it comes to [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Best Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Mega Zoom Camera Deal

Best Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Mega Zoom Camera Deal

Are you doing your last minute Christmas shopping? Read on and see how you can get a free 2-day shipping for this amazing Superzoom camera. I am a big Canon fan and own a Canon Rebel T1i and a Canon Powershot SX10 IS. I have written several posts on camera deals here. Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 [...]

Read full story Comments { 1 }

Crgslst.com – Better Craigslist Interface Alternative

I use Craigslist a lot. I have found free boxes for moving, a couch, a car vacuum and many more things from my local sellers through Craigslist. In fact, my wife even finds some freelance web development/WordPress work through Craigslist. Craigslist operates with the less is more motto. No web 2.0 graphics. No ajax. No [...]

Read full story Comments { 20 }
Get Real Estate Info by SMS – HouseFront

Get Real Estate Info by SMS – HouseFront

We bought a house earlier this year. We spent quite a bit of time looking at potential houses before we zeroed in on ours. One of the ways we scouted for houses was by driving through neighborhoods that we were interested in and looking for ‘For Sale’ sign. We would note the address and the [...]

Read full story Comments { 6 }

Calling America for Free

I have featured a few ways before to make free calls to the US and other international countries before.  And trust me, there’s a lot of websites that offer such services. I just found a cool one named CallingAmerica.com. CallingAmerica.com looks promising and unique as it doesn’t require you to download any software at all. [...]

Read full story Comments { 12 }
Create Funny Christmas Videos With JibJab

Create Funny Christmas Videos With JibJab

Update: 12/19/2010 JibJab is known for their customizable funny videos. And they bring out special videos for Christmas season. JibJab lets you create fun videos customized with your own faces from pictures you upload. You can then share that video with your friends and family taking the greeting card to the next level. Holiday Rock is [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Canon Rebel T1i $500 Off Pro Printer Combo Deal

Canon Rebel T1i $500 Off Pro Printer Combo Deal

As you may have read here, I got in on one of the best Canon Rebel T1i deals I had seen from Amazon and bought one. You can read all about the deal in that post. (was $759 and has since dropped to $719) Canon Cameras + Pro Printer Deal Amazon is now a running [...]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
2009 Christmas Shopping Roundup – Amazon Edition

2009 Christmas Shopping Roundup – Amazon Edition

Christmas shopping began for many of us with the Black Friday deals. Amazon had a lot of nice deals for a geek’s version of a perfect Christmas gift like the Canon T1i, Nintendo Wii, Kindle DX, iPod Touch 32GB, PlayStation 3, etc., and they still have some nice Holiday deals. The biggest perceived perk with [...]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
Are You Ready For Holidays Tech Support Duty?

Are You Ready For Holidays Tech Support Duty?

If you are a techie, you probably get cornered for some computer help by your friends and relatives. Especially when you are making the rounds during this holiday season. A relative nicely shows this nice blue screen of death in his/her latop and asks if you can quickly take a look at it. [image by [...]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
Microsoft Office 2010 Beta Now Available for Download

Microsoft Office 2010 Beta Now Available for Download

I guess it’s free beta week this time. We just saw that we can download and try Adobe Lightroom 3 beta for free. If you have uploaded to Windows 7 recently, you might be looking to re-install your Office software or the free Open Office software. Microsoft recently announced Office 2010 with a ton of [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Beware: Facebook Phishing Scam in the Wild

Beware: Facebook Phishing Scam in the Wild

I woke up this morning to see 45 emails via Facebook. Looks like I started spamming my friends’ walls with messages like ‘How to make $6000 with hot colon?’. Luckily, I have friends who know me better than to post such nonsense in their walls and they said so. Finally, the Facebook team had sensed [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Stop Magicjack From Popping Up In Your Screen

Stop Magicjack From Popping Up In Your Screen

I love Magicjack. Where else can you get unlimited long distance for $20/year? If you haven’t tried it yet, check out my Magicjack review. If you used Magicjack, you know you get a dialer in your desktop or laptop where you have the Magicjack software installed. One annoying thing about it is that, even when [...]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
Amazon Kindle App for Windows PC

Amazon Kindle App for Windows PC

Amazon has been seeing some great success in the e-book reader market with their Kindle and the Kindle 2 wireless eBook reading device. Despite the announcements by various retailers including Sony, Barnes & Nobles, Kindle enjoys a sizeable lead in this area. You can ebooks on Amazon from a WiFi enabled Kindle and download ebooks [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Best Deal on Canon EOS Rebel T1i DSLR + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens + EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS Telephoto Lens

Best Deal on Canon EOS Rebel T1i DSLR + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens + EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS Telephoto Lens

I stepped up into an advanced amateur photography domain with Canon SX 10 purchase a few months back and have had nothing but fun with that camera. Last night, I came across an excellent deal on a DSLR Camera that has been on my wish list for a long time – Canon EOS Rebel T1i [...]

Read full story Comments { 28 }