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How do I set the default Web browser in Windows 8?

I have a new HP Elitepad running Windows 8.1 and it's great, but I can't figure out how to switch my default Web browser back to Internet Explorer 11 from Chrome? The post How do I set the default Web browser in Windows 8? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.

The spammiest Facebook games, and what you can do about them

These are the apps just won't stop pestering you, and what you can do about it.

Android Won’t Connect To Windows Over ADB? Fix It In Three Easy Steps

Sometimes Android USB devices won’t connect to a Windows system. For attempts at connecting via the Android Debug Bridge (ADB), bad Android USB drivers that load in place of the right ones often cause the issue — and users can’t uninstall these drivers using conventional means. Show More Summary

Cary Elwes looks back on the magic of 'The Princess Bride' at Dragon Con

Elwes said he viewed his character Westley as "the gift that keeps on giving."

Nintendo’s New 3DS – Here’s Why You Should Be Excited

On August 29th, Nintendo announced that it would be bringing a new 3DS console to Japan this October. More than just the size and style redesign of the 3DS XL, the New 3DS (and larger New 3DS LL model) is a half step toward being a new generation of handheld, with a faster CPU, more buttons, and even an exclusive game already announced. Show More Summary

Astronomer does Reddit AMA, says the truth about aliens is out there

When scientists receive a promising signal from outer space, they have a plan.

Space tourism might get to Mars before NASA does

Companies like Virgin Galactic and SpaceX want to take you or me to Mars before astronauts even explore the Red Planet.

WordCamp EU 2014: A Conference for Marketers? [Sponsored] by @nikolicdragan

WordCamp is a WordPress conference known for its friendly, community-driven environment. Content has become a #1 marketing tool, and as one of the most-used content management systems, WordPress has a lot to offer for everyone, including marketers. Show More Summary

UK Police Accuse Domain Name Registrar of Facilitating Criminal Activity

City of London Police have increased the pressure on domain name registrars who do business with file-sharing sites. With a "notice of criminality" the police hopes to pressure the companies into taking action, or else. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

Now Twitter tells you how Many People See Your Tweets

Always wondered about how many people actually read your tweet or how many clicked the link that you just tweeted. Well, not Article originally at -

Meet Snoop Dogg's alter ego, a white guy named Todd

Snoop Dogg just wants to help white guys connect, we guess.

40% Off Undercover for Mac, Get Your Stolen Mac Back for $29

Is your MacBook Pro insured? Probably not, right? What would you do if it was stolen? It’s quite unlikely that your missing Mac would find its way back to you. Heartbreaking, isn’t it? What if you could run an app that would trace your...Show More Summary

Four ISPs Sued For Failing To Block Pirate Movie Sites

VAP, the anti-piracy association of the Austrian film and video industry, has sued four local ISPs after they failed to act on a request to block streaming portals and The IFPI says it is preparing legal action against the ISPs for their failure to block The Pirate Bay. Show More Summary

Pinterest gain 150% users in India with in a year

Pinterest, the four year old social networking platform, which lets people make visual discoveries with the help of pictures, seems to have Article originally at -

Kids need to eat well

Today’s Cool Site of the Day is GRAZE. I’m l?ooking forward to ?my first graze snack box and thought you might enjoy them too. Use my code (MIKEC96PP) at to get your first box of snacks for free! See it and vote for it here (on the day of this post) and give it a ‘thumbs up’ above. To […] The post Kids need to eat well appeared first on Cool Site of the Day.

Cool Websites & Tools – Lock Your Android, Deep Freeze Your Files, & Geo-Location Music

Pocket Lock – intelligently locks and unlocks your phone for you. Just drop your phone in your pocket and it locks. Pocket Lock keeps your phone locked until you take it out, then it unlocks, allowing for easy use and preventing accidental activity in your pocket. Show More Summary

10 Commandments of Logo Design

First, they brought us the 10 Commandments of Typography. Then they came up with 10 Commandments of Colour Theory. Now, they attempt to teach us all about logo design through… you guessed it — 10 commandments. Who are these guys? Click to enlarge. via DesignMantic Read the full article: 10 Commandments of Logo Design

Grid Diary & Swipe Input Are Free, Dragon Quest VIII Also On Sale [iOS Sales]

Some weeks are better than others in the world of App Store promotions, and this week we’ve been blessed with a bounty of bargains. Not only are there a handful of quality freebies, Apple just happens to also be running a $0.99 promotion which features many big-name apps reduced to a dollar. Show More Summary

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