1. Ever thought why Google home page is so bare…? The main reason the Google home page is so bare is due to the fact that the founders didn’t know HTML and just wanted a quick interface. Also it was noted that the submit button was a long time coming and pressing the ENTER key was the only way to burst Google into life. 2. The name ‘Google’ was an accident. A spelling mistake made by the original founders who thought they were going for ‘Googol’ 3. Google owns a bunch of domains that are common misspellings of Google, like gooogle.com, goggle.com, googlr.com, and many more. Even the company owns 466453.com too… 4. Gmail was only used internally for nearly 2 years prior to launch to the public. They discovered that there were approximately 6 types of email users, and Gmail has bee
Now very important WhatsApp feature has arrived. I mean, WhatsApp users are now able to communicate with their contacts right from their desktop. There is some information about how to get it up and running this. This is called- “WhatsApp Web”. This webwhatsapp service is currently available for whose users that are using Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry platforms. What about the iOS? According to WhatsApp, Apple has certain platform limitations, so users have to wait a while. To connect your web browser to your WhatsApp client, just open whatsappweb using https://web.whatsapp.com in your Google Chrome browser. Because this service is only accessible via the Chrome browser for desktop and its Android based app. Whatsapp web chat can’t be used by Mac users via Safari. Support for
Recently, WhatsApp quietly introduced a new feature that lets users know that their messages have been read, with the double grey ticks appearing in front of the messages turning blue ( whatsapp blue tick). And now, just as quietly, the mobile messaging service is letting users of its Android app disable WhatsApp blue ticks with the rollout of WhatsApp version 2.11.444. This version is available for users on WhatsApp's website for now, and will eventually be rolled out to all users. Here's how you can disable whatsapp read receipts with the message timestamp on WhatsApp's Android app: 1. Make sure that your smartphone is running on Android 2.1 or a newer version. 2. Go to settings menu and enable 'Download from Unknown Sources' in the Security tab 3. Go to the WhatsApp w...
Today I visited the village of Chandauli which is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of India. It is very small and rural community about 150 miles from Delhi. Earlier this year Chandauli got connected to the internet. And now, hundreds of people -- from school children to seniors -- are learning how to use the internet to find information, access government services and connect with their friends and loved ones. Seeing first hand how people here are using the internet was an incredible experience. One day, if we can connect every village, we can transform many more lives and improve the world for all of us. Chandauli is just the start.