Tag: General

  • Run Windows XP inside Windows 7 using Windows XP Mode

    Run Windows XP inside Windows 7 using Windows XP Mode

    Windows 7 is a great Operating System. It is fast, Stable, Secure and much more pleasing to the eyes than previous Windows Versions. I am not a great fan Microsoft Products, But Windows 7 is a bit of different story. I installed Windows 7 beta months ago just to see what Microsoft is up to, […]

  • Remove Write Protection from USB Pen Drive or Memory Card or Thumb Drive

    Some times your USB thumb drive or pen drive may face this weired problem, although the drive seems normal and is being detected by the OS, yet it shows the drive is write protected when you try to put some data on it. It can be because of physical errors in the drive or may […]

  • Aw, Snap! Found a silly bug in Google Chrome

    Aw, Snap! Found a silly bug in Google Chrome

    Today while I was doing some weired experiemts on a site I found that in Chrome pasting a special ASCII character [ALT+0173] twice in any text box instantly crashes that browser instance as well as its parent tab(if you’ve opened that new page by clicking on a link on another page then its parent would […]

  • Love Love go away, Come again another day

    First of all I would like to declare that I am not against Love. Love is the essence of life and vital of everyone. But I hate how some corporate people have glorified and promoted a single day for Love. Today, the 14th Feb is globally known as Valentine’s day; A day when you are […]

  • The Day a Single Byte made Google look stupid.

    Earlier today every google user was amazed to see that their reliable ol’ Google warned users not to open any site from their search results including google.com You may check my earlier post on this topic here. Now it turned out that a single ‘/’ character caused this worldwide confusion. Here is the explanation from […]

  • Google thinks every site is infected with malware

    Everything was working fine, but just few minutes ago I noticed something really strange with google search. I tried many keywords and tried to visit many links on the result page but some how Google thinks every site listed on the result page is infected with malware and it is giving a warning that “visiting […]

  • while(1) {return true;}

    while(1) {return true;} For un-geek people it is the symbol of infinitely speaking the truth. It is quick synopsis of my philosophy towards the life in general. Truth sometimes can be hard to digest for some people and may even be harmful for your existence in some specific community. But, if you follow this simple […]

  • [Linux] Record uptime of over 40 Years at counter.li.org is incorrect

    The Linux Counter [http://counter.li.org/] keeps track of registered Linux users and Linux machines. It is voluntary, so people who opt to sign in and register their machine help them estimate the currently total Linux users. Apart from keeping track of number of users and machines it also includes machine details such as hostname, uptime and specifications […]