20 Awesome Google Maps Tips and Tricks

by Ramesh Natarajan on July 11, 2012

Even if you are regularly using Google maps, probably few of the tips mentioned below might be new to you.

20 Awesome Google Chrome Browser Tips and Tricks

by Ramesh Natarajan on April 16, 2012

Probably most of you are already using Chrome as your primary browser. If not, switch to it immediately. Chrome is extremely fast when compared to any other browser.

These tips will help you to get most out of the Chrome browser.

12 Most Useful Google Chrome Browser chrome:// Commands

by Ramesh Natarajan on October 12, 2011

To get to the Menu on Google Chrome browser, click on the “Wrench” icon on the top right-hand corner. From here you can access certain browser features.

However, there are several features that are not available from the Menu, which you can access only using the chrome:// commands. Some of the features are available under both Menu and chrome:// commands.

Following are the 12 most helpful chrome:// commands that you should know.

How to Use Google Buzz in Gmail

by Ramesh Natarajan on February 11, 2010

If you are using Gmail, you might have already noticed the ‘Buzz’ link right below your inbox. Google buzz looks like a combination of twitter and facebook features built right in your email application.

What do you think about Google Buzz? Do you like it?

Goosh Google Command Line Shell for LinuxGoosh (the unofficial Google shell) provides command line interface on the web for several Google services to keep the command line junkies happy.

Linux users who are comfortable with command line prompt, will love to surf the net from command line using Goosh.

Goosh allows you to quickly search Google web, images, news and Wikipedia search. The output is presented in a very nice readable command line environment.


Google Next-Generation Search Engine is Already Here For You

by Ramesh Natarajan on August 10, 2009

Google LogoGoogle is opening up the web developer preview of next-generation search engine for you to play around and provide feedback to Google.


Google Chrome OS – Beginning of End of Microsoft?

by Ramesh Natarajan on July 9, 2009

Google Chrome OS

Google Chrome OS

Google announced open source lightweight OS that is initially targeted towards netbooks. This is expected to be released in the 2nd half of 2010.

Speed, simplicity and security are the key aspects of Google Chrome OS. We’re designing the OS to be fast and lightweight, to start up and get you onto the web in a few seconds. The user interface is minimal to stay out of your way, and most of the user experience takes place on the web.

Like most of you, I’m a huge fan-boy of Google. I strongly believe Google has changed our life for better. Google’s announcement on Chrome OS is not a surprise for lot of industry experts.


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