Category : Web

GeekITDown Blog Redesign

As you can see we’ve given the GeekITDown Blog a new look.  Rest assured all the great content remains intact and available for viewing, but with, in our opinion, a more pleasing look and feel. The most noticeable change is the articles slide-show.  This is a fantastic feature for allowing viewers to examine multiple story […]

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How To Make Firefox 5 App Tabs Permanent

Since the release of Firefox 5, there have a been a number of inquiries as to how to keep App Tabs permanent so that they always load on startup.  App Tabs are tabs that pin to your tab bar in a minimal state, showing only the favicon (the little icon next to the web address […]

Firefox 5 Release and Features Overview

If you already use Firefox then you likely updated to Firefox 4 not long ago and are enjoying the latest improved version. The new Firefox button and bookmark button have surely been handy but the additional speed and performance benefits brought about in Firefox 4 have really made the upgrade worthwhile. As a step towards […]

Browser Safety

Google Chrome 12 Stable Release Google has released the latest stable version of their browser, Google Chrome 12. While normally we would not make mention of new software versions or releases, in this case we are making an exception. Google Chrome 12 stable release is not exactly going to light the world on fire but […]

Internet Identity Plan: Right or Wrong?

The federal government is contemplating a move towards an online identity plan based on the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC). You can read the entire Ars Technica article to see just how the plan might work. The Basis The basis for such a plan points to endless logins and passwords for seemingly […]

6 years, 3 months ago Comments Off on Internet Identity Plan: Right or Wrong?

Gmail Security and Password Retrieval

Ever wonder if you left your gmail account logged in at work or some other location? Imagine you’ve lost your gmail password. How would you get control back? Those are the topics we’ll be covering in this gmail tips article. * For this article we will assume that you have setup your gmail account and […]

Browser Speed War Benefits Us All

Window to the Web Browsers are probably the most used application on any computer system regardless of operating system and hardware configuration.  They are the visual window to the web and the number one tool for interacting online. Without drudging up the past and reliving the evolution of the browser we’re going to take a […]

7 years, 6 months ago Comments Off on Browser Speed War Benefits Us All

Save Reply Time in Gmail with Canned Responses & Filters

This week we are going to focus on a Gmail tip using Gmail Labs and Filters.  Most email users know what filters are, but in case you don’t, filters are a set of rules to organize email so that its easier to find and categorize.  Much like spam filters work to sort out the junk, […]

Save Reply Time in Gmail with Canned Responses & Filters

This week we are going to focus on a Gmail tip using Gmail Labs and Filters.  Most email users know what filters are, but in case you don’t, filters are a set of rules to organize email so that its easier to find and categorize.  Much like spam filters work to sort out the junk, […]