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Gmail gets a new engine for iPhone and Android-powered devices

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Gmail gets a new engine for iPhone and Android-powered devices 000Google has just pushed out a new Gmail engine for iPhone and Android users, adding features like (some) offline access, a “floaty bar” for archive, delete, and more, and quicker access to search and tasks.

The new Gmail for mobile will  help you tackle your inbox faster. Gone are the days when you had to archive multiple messages by selecting each one, then scrolling all the way up (or down) to reach the archive button. Our fingers were getting sore with all the scrolling and we’re willing to bet yours were too. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by James Lam

April 7, 2009 at 8:00 pm

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Cool Adobe Air Applications

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Cool Adobe Air Applications 000

GMDesk 
GMDesk lets you run Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs and Google Maps as a stand-alone application, letting you do all your mail handling, calendar planning, document reading and map browsing in one spot. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by James Lam

April 7, 2009 at 7:42 pm

Moon Shine Text Effect

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Moon Shine Text Effect 000Fresh of the line from tutorial 9, is a demonstration on how to create an exceptional font in photoshop. The MoonShine text is clean and gentle when it comes to its appearance. Check out the tutorial from Tutorial 9 after the jump.
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Written by James Lam

April 7, 2009 at 2:44 am

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Disable the New Tab Page in Google Chrome

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Google Chrome displays a special page that includes nine thumbnails for the most frequently visited pages, a list of recent bookmarks and recently closed pages. The feature can’t be disabled from the interface and you can’t remove the thumbnails you don’t like. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by James Lam

April 7, 2009 at 2:13 am

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Obama Photo Booth Effects

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Obama Photo Booth Effects 000Obamafy Photo Booth Plugin. The plugin was made by Dubi Kaufmann as an exercise in pop culture and is not part of any campaign nor it is an endorsement for either candidate. The software is free and I ask that you acknowledge me (Dubi Kaufmann) if you build on it. The plugin works only on macs running OS X 10.5 Leopard. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by James Lam

April 5, 2009 at 8:28 pm

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10 Amazing Lighting Effects in Photoshop

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10 Amazing Lighting Effects in Photoshop 010A collection of 10 amazing lighting effect tutorials in Photoshop. Create fantastic works of art with these lucent works of art. Take chances, make mistakes, get messy.

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Written by James Lam

April 4, 2009 at 8:17 pm

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Portable Ubuntu Runs Ubuntu Inside Windows

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Portable Ubuntu Runs Ubuntu Inside Windows 000

Free application Portable Ubuntu for Windows runs an entire Linux operating system as a Windows application. As if that weren’t cool enough, it’s portable, so you can carry it on your thumb drive.

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Written by James Lam

April 4, 2009 at 7:22 pm

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