How to install and run latest s3fs on CentOS 5.5
You can install and run s3fs latest version (tested on 1.73) on CentOS 5.5. Please consider this as on update to the s3fs documentation. yum remove fuse fuse* fuse-devel yum install gcc.x86_64 libstd...

Online Banking - List of Do’s and Don’ts
List of Recommend Practices for Online Banking Users Keep your password difficult to guess by others and easy to remember by you. You can use a easy to remember phrase and then replace few character...

Why Software Testing Environment Should be on VirtualBox / Vmware
Traditionally development & QA teams dedicate a machine for Software Testing, a clean-room environment, separate from development machines to ensure accurate testing in pristine setup. There are h...

Kate Middleton’s pal questioned over ’shooting illegal immigrants’ joke
LONDON - Kate Middleton’s friend was called in for questioning after she joked about ’shooting illegal immigrants’ on Facebook. Events organiser Emma Sayle, who became friends with...

GMMXIE is the new Google Doodle for New Year 2011
more images Today you might be surprised by the new Google Doodle ‘GMMXIE’. Don’t go for a dictionary since I am here to unwrap the meaning of this latest Google Doodle. MMXI means...

Now, China makes Skype illegal
SHANGHAI - China has the use of the popular internet telephony service, Skype, illegal.Websites such as Facebook, Twitter and Youtube are already blocked in China and Google closed down its Chinese se...

Now, Palin claims her record-setting ‘refudiate’ gaffe was only a typo
WASHINGTON - In July, Sarah Palin hit the headlines when she compared herself to William Shakespeare, the literary giant who also created words, after coining a word ‘refudiate’ on Twitter...

How to parition a new drive before adding to RAID array in Linux
Run the following command, after reading the notes below: sfdisk -d /dev/sda | sfdisk /dev/sdb Notes: 1. This copies the parition information of sda to sdb. Be very careful with the drive letter...

Santa Tracker Activation - A Great Christmas Gift
more images LOS ANGELES, (GaeaTimes) A great gift for Christmas! North American Aerospace Defense Command once again activates The 2010 Santa Tracker service. With this children are able to track th...

UK council workers visit Facebook more than their own website!
LONDON - A secret audit report has revealed that council staff in UK spends majority of their time online surfing Facebook instead of their own website. eBay, Yahoo, gaming website i3d.net and BBC n...

US woman with Twitter name ‘theashes’ packing for trip Down Under
MELBOURNE - An American woman, who was bombarded with cricket-related messages due to her Twitter name ‘theashes’, is packing her bags for an expected trip Down Under this Christmas. ...

Google Corporate Logo Turns Colorful!
more images SAN FRANCISCO (GaeaTimes.com)- Today the Google users have been delighted to see that the homepage of the Internet search giants looks different thanks to a new colorful logo. The new lo...

Wikileaks Barrier Broken By ‘Double Rainbow’ on Twitter
more images If you were wondering what is the term double Rainbow doing on the trending topics at twitter you have come to the right place. You see there was this rare weather phenomenon in LA when ...

AT&T Rolls Up New Update And Payment Options
more images There seems to be no dearth of paying apps in this Christmas, only funds. AT&T network has launched another payment option on Android market. Now with AT&T direct billing you can...

Top 10 Reasons The Ruby Programming Language Sucks
The Top 10 Reasons The Ruby Programming Language Sucks Courtesy:– Presentations from vishnu. .... Original article on Gaea Times at  : Top 10 Reasons The Ruby Programming Language Su...

Skype Rrecovering Slowly, More Work Left
more images A quick update on the severe outage of Skype is that its service is slowly but steadily recovering. However that said the outage started Wednesday is still plaguing many users. Elaborati...

Obama’s ‘Spider-Man’ quote at press conference takes Twitter by storm
MELBOURNE - US President Barack Obama has taken Twitter by storm after using the classic Spider-Man quote “with great power comes great responsibility” at a press conference. Speaking ab...

Skype On A High
more images more images SAN FRANCISCO (GaeaTimes.com)- Skype the popular Internet telephony service provider is hogging the limelight for several reasons. The service went down yesterday causing ou...

Skype Down With Snag, Later Restored
more images SAN FRANCISCO (GaeaTimes.com)- Popular Internet telephony service provider Skype was down yesterday for as several hours and the outage affected several million users of the service all ...

Skype is Down and Out 68 Million Users in Lurch
more images Skype, the popular Internet based call service is currently down. The problem was discovered this morning and is now impacting millions of users. According to the only official word from...

FireFox 4 Beta 8 Available For Download On FTP
more images Firefox 4 Firefox 4 Beta is available for download right now for users using Windows/Mac/Linux. The new beta (Beta 8). Thi beta incorporates several bug fixes and fixes more than 1000 of...

Sony Details Cloud Based Music Streaming Service Qriocity
2011 is already poised to be the year of Sony on the back of the news that their flagship entertainment console PS3 has a more than impressive line up for the year ahead. Today it has launched a clo...

Craigslist Shuts Down Adult Services For Good
more images The Adult services of Craigslist, which has been in the eye of the storm for quite some time now for being the online equivalent of a red light district has been shut down for good, fina...

Facebook Redesigns News Feed : Details
more images Facebook is now in the process of offering a new alternative method to enable the filtering of the News Feed. Till now the users have had two options. The users could either access Top N...

Sibal slams NDA rally for ‘denigrating country’s image’
NEW DELHI - Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) rally for attacking govern...

UK puts its SAS choppers on terror alert
LONDON - The British Government and top army commanders have decided to put the country’s crack SAS helicopters on a state of high alert to crush any Christmas terror attack. Chinooks and Pum...

Sony Remix Project Re-Imagining Bob Dylan
more images Sony is presenting the users with a chance to remix a loved Bob Dylan Classic “Subterranean Homesick Blues”. The best person to remix the song will get an opportunity to go t...

How To Get Travel Tips From Facebook Friends on TripAdvisor
more images FaceBook the Social Media titan has announced its collaboration with travel website TripAdvisor to enable users to get timely advice from friends as he logs into his Facebook account. Th...

Apple Pulls Plug On Wikileaks
more images Association with the Wikileaks as a brand is something of a red herring for most financial institutions. Now interestingly Apple has all of a sudden joined the bandwagon of banning Wikil...

Android Gets Stunted SoundCloud
more images Android users have more reasons to cheer as the newly furnished SoundCloud is arriving on the popular SmartPhone platform. However the app actually cuts corners in a few features. We rea...

Sibal meets Sunil Mittal, Anil Ambani on telecom sector concerns
NEW DELHI - Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday met Bharti Airtel’s Sunil Mittal and Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group (ADAG) chairman Anil Ambani to ...

Rajya Sabha MP Chandrasekhar wants Standing Committee on IT to probe 2G scam
NEW DELHI - Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has written to the members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology urging them to begin an independent probe into the 2G spec...

Most Common Passwords Divulged
more images LOS ANGELES (GaeaTimes)- There are a good bunch people who are getting more and more net savvy. The internet could be referred to as the center of technologies these days. If a person d...

UK paramedics criticised for posting pictures of daft antics on Facebook
LONDON - Paramedics in the UK have been criticised for posting pictures showing them fooling around on Facebook. The pictures included the NHS emergency staff and 999 operators sleeping at desks,...

Bank Of America Denies Services To Wikileaks, New DDOS Wave incoming?
The Bank of America has announced today that it will stop handling payments for Wikileaks. This news comes in the wake of the incident after major get ways like Master Card, Pay Pal and Visa denied se...

Google’s The most awesome 450 PAGE Presentation ever You will See Today
more images This recent viral video titled “The most awesome 450 PAGE Presentation ever” has been doing the rounds on the Web and has become immensely popular. I remember using Google Do...

Gmail Extends Free Telephony Service Till 2011
more images I said the last time that Google Mail has slowly evolved into a force of nature and just to prove that I was not lying Google has announced another new perk for the Gmail users that is s...

Disney Makes a Live Interactive Cake Patent Filing
more images Well you could say that the cake is a lie (blatant Portal Reference) but to say that the new Disney concept is going to be a rage amongst the young ones is nothing but an understatement....

Samsung Bada 2.0 To Host NFC and Improvements
more images Is Bada going to be bigger than Android? Well we are hesitant to make any comments at this point. It is however in our capability to list the reasons why we feel this platform might be w...

WikiLeaks attackers ‘a united group of passionate actors’
WASHINGTON - Cyber crime experts from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) have suggested that the mob mentality behind the current wave of cyber attacks against sites of various banking, cre...