Google Authorship and rel=author

Google’s initiative to feature profile pic and circle count of authors in search results has suddenly been discontinued. For the past two years, Google has been actively persuading publishers and authors to join their program called “Google Authorship”. The complete article explaining the benefits of Authorship can be accessed here So this sudden change has … Read moreGoogle Authorship and rel=author

Philips Air Fryer : Fry without oil

NOTE: This article contains affiliate links. Air Frying is a new patented technology in which superheated air is used in place of oil, to circulate heat among food to mimic the effect of frying.Traditionally, oil is used, either pan fried or deep fried to effect a brown crispy layer on the outside and soft, tender … Read morePhilips Air Fryer : Fry without oil

Gionee : Warning to consumers

Chinese Handset manufacturer, Gionee has warned customers buying handsets from online shopping websites, that such a move may bring them some inconvenience. The advisory is in tune with similar warnings issued by Lenovo, Toshiba and Dell recently. Online portals like Flipkart and Snapdeal, meanwhile have assured that customers have no need to worry and their … Read moreGionee : Warning to consumers

Top 5 WordPress Themes : Magazine layout

The latest trend in WordPress is Magazine theme, where articles are displayed in grid layout. This makes it easy to publish news of different categories in an easy to read layout. Here are some good themes which have in build magazine layout and will give you many other goodies as well. 1.    SUFFUSION   … Read moreTop 5 WordPress Themes : Magazine layout

Tips and Tricks for Suffusion : Part 1

Rounded corners look great. But flat is the in thing in menu design. Also rounded corners don’t show in Internet Explorer. So you might want to turn it off. Here is how. Go to Suffusion Options–>Other Graphical Elements–>Miscellaneous Select Option under “Use Rounder Corners” as shown in the snapshot above.   WordPress allows use of … Read moreTips and Tricks for Suffusion : Part 1

The end of TrueCrypt

TrueCrypt, a popular file encryption tool has suddenly announced end of development since May 2014 in view of termination of Microsoft support to Windows XP. STRANGE! A visit to both links, namely www.truecrypt.org and http://truecrypt.sourceforge.net shows a page notifying users that using TrueCrypt is no longer secure as it may contain unfixed security issues. The abrupt nature … Read moreThe end of TrueCrypt