Category Archives: Info Technology

Science & Technology, Internet Trends.

IBM Turns 100

US technology pioneer IBM turns 100 on June 16, 2011

IBM Turns 100

US technology pioneer and world’s 14th most valuable technology company IBM celebrated its 100th birthday on June 16, 2011. IBM was founded as the Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation on June 16, 1911 and was renamed International Business Machines Corp. in 1924.

Internet Explorer 6 Countdown

Microsoft launches IE6 countdown website to say farewell to IE6.

IE6 Countdown

According to Net Applications, usage of IE6 was still at a high 12% last month. Microsoft wants to have that number reduced to less than 1 percent. Wishing for the end of IE6 usage, the software giant took a stand by launching a new website on March 4, 2011, The Internet Explorer 6 Countdown, with the slogan, Moving the world off Internet Explorer 6.

Link Exchange Scams Exposed

Case study to alert you of link exchange scam

Scam Alert

Quality link exchanges are a good way to increase your website visitors and link popularity, and improve your page rankings in search engines. But reciprocal link scam has now become a common practice. It is an easy trap to fall into as even reputed sites are hiring SEO consultants for this scam. I have decided to present case studies on my blog to expose link exchange scams.

Avoid Link Exchange Scams

Case study to alert you of link exchange scam and email spam

Scam Alert

Quality link exchanges are a good way to increase your website visitors and link popularity, and improve your page rankings in search engines. But reciprocal link scam has now become a common practice. It is an easy trap to fall into as even reputed sites are hiring SEO consultants for this scam. I have decided to present case studies on my blog to expose link exchange scams.

A Globally Recognized Avatar

A video tutorial to demonstrate how to setup a gravatar

Gravatar

Gravatar, an abbreviation for Globally Recognized Avatar, is a service for providing globally-unique avatars. Created by Tom Preston-Werner, gravatars make it possible for a person to have one avatar across the entire web.

Facebook Email Malware Scam

Password reset confirmation email malware scam

Email Malware Scam

Malware and email scam are working together in a vicious cycle. Fake ‘Facebook Password Reset Confirmation’ emails carry Trojan. Be very careful if you receive an unsolicited email claiming to come from “Facebook Support” [help@facebook.com]. The emails, which all have the subject line “Facebook Password Reset Confirmation! Customer Support.”, claim that the recipient’s new password is contained in the attached file.

Social Bookmarking Tool

Sharing your blog on WordPress[dot]com

Social Bookmarking Tool

There are ways to get Social Bookmarking buttons in your posts easily even on wordpress[dot]com blogs. You have to put the links manually under each post using GetSocial which is absolutely free social bookmarking tool made especially for WordPress[dot]com bloggers. It automatically generates script less social bookmarking buttons for each one of your posts.

Tips, Tricks, Techniques You Should Know

Welcome to Tips, Tricks, Techniques section of goldenTwine blog The Internet is certainly the most valuable source of information. The Internet is used by over 800 million people in all walks of life everyday. Whether you are only a netizen, or an online community builder, or a blogger, or a web designer and developer, you always look for tips, tricks, tactics, tools, trends and techniques […]