20 Traditional and Non-traditional educational options after 12th

After March, when the 12th class exams get over, students become busy finalizing their career options and looking at various courses and their admission procedures.Where there several institutes and universities and colleges are offering numerous degree courses in engineering , medical sciences ,law , marketing , finance , art , media etc. Gone are the times when regular engineering, medical, BA, B.Com or B.Sc. were the only options in front of students. These days, there are many professional courses at undergraduate level. 12th board examinations, which decide the future of the students. The future career fields are very much dependent on these exams.

So here is a little guidance list of Traditional and Nontraditional educational options after 12th, hope this list prove helpful to you.

Traditional Education

Engineering

Those student have “math” subject , they only give entrance exam. After Entrance Exam you get admission in Engineering. The branch of  Engineering include : Aerospace, Agricultural, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer Hardware , Electrical & Electronics, Environmental, Industrial, Material, Mechanical, Mining & Geological, Nuclear, Petroleum,

Medical

Getting admissions to Medical colleges is an arduous task, completing medical course is another arduous task but for students, the craze for admissions to Medical colleges continues to rise. For medical entrance exam student have science subject.

Chartered Account

With the rapid growth in economy, careers in finance and accounts have gained tremendous popularity and the most prestigious career option in this filed is that of Chartered Account. Chartered Accountancy is a dynamic, challenging and rewarding profession. A Chartered accountant is one who is specialised in accounting, auditing and taxation. A chartered accountant is a person who is accepted as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) after having passed the Final examination of the Chartered accountancy course conducted by the institute.

CA programme is of two years apart from the training period. It has three sections, Competency Professional Test (CPT), Professional Competency Course (PCC) and Professional Competency Examination, the Final examination.Anyone who has a 10 + 2 can enroll for the Competency Professional Test (CPT). A student who have passed the 10th examination can also register with CPT but could write the exam only after the Plus Two examination. Duration of the course is 10months.

Bachelor in Business Administration

BBA is a fairly popular course among young students today. Many colleges in India offer a BBA course. There is a huge number of private and government colleges that offer BBA course to students.   The bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree imparts basic management and business skills to students. After BBA, it is advisable to gain some work experience before going for the MBA. The work experience helps to get the hands on practical experience of the work culture and helps in deciding which stream to pursue and MBA in. Eligibility for it is 12th Passed in any stream with 50% and above with English as one of the subjects. Some institutes conduct an entrance test for admission.

Bachelor in Computer Application

The course aims to demonstrate a sound knowledge in key areas of computer science or industrial computing. To demonstrates a substantial understanding of concepts in key areas of computer science. To carry out the required analysis and synthesis involved in computer systems, information systems and computer applications. If you are a science student and you have Maths then you can get direct admission in BCA otherwise without maths you can get entrance exams . Many colleges give admission directly, but manny reputed colleges are take test first after than they will take group discussion also then the student will select for  bca courses.

Bachelor of Commerce

B.Com. is related to commerce. B.Com. means Bachelor of Commerce. It is a program of undergraduate. It is degree course for three years namely. You can join in this degree course only after successful of your 12th examination. Fees for B.Com. degree is different in government colleges and self financed colleges. In self-financed college, fees structure is higher than government colleges. If have a good score in B.Com. with account subject, you will get best jobs in any  industry as a Accountant with good pay scale.

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting & Finance

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is a growing and interesting field, with lots of opportunities. It helps a person grow and excel in his work and attain a good position in the world of business and finance. Online Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is offered by many colleges and institutions. An accountant is responsible for monitoring and recording the flow of money through an agency, business or organization. You will get best jobs in any  industry as a Accountant with good pay scale.

Bachelor’s Degree in Banking and Insurance

Students who wish to get an in-depth knowledge on all accounting and finance methods, and focussed of making a career in accounting and finance field can opt for this option. The major topics covered are: Financial accounting, Cost accounting ,Auditing, Taxation, Business Law, Economics, Business communications and IT etc., You will get best jobs in any  industry and in bank as a Accountant with good pay scale.

Bachelor in science

The Bachelor of Science degree (BSc) is distinguished by its scientific emphasis. Students who complete a BS may satisfy the degree requirements by taking courses that advance their understanding of the use of scientific analysis, experimentation and the application of scientific principles and facts in solving problems; understanding of the crucial role of mathematical reasoning; analysis and techniques in comprehending problems in the natural or social sciences.

Bachelor in Art

you Complete your Bachelor by choosing any subject of art like history, Philosophy, hindi etc.

Nontraditional Education

Fashion Design

Fashion design is the applied art dedicated to the design of clothing and lifestyle accessories which generally mirror the cultural and social influences of that time. This includes all designs worn to create a statement about the individual or group of individuals. Hence, fashion technology is an interesting career option that the youth can opt for. Eligibility for it is 10+2.  Admission required by written exam and in some institute direct admission on marks basis. After complete course you become Fashion designer, Fashion Editor,

Animation and Multimedia

Computer games, animation, special effects for films and other television programs come under multimedia. There are numbers are job available in multimedia field and demand for such people are increasing. One need to be self motivated, creative in nature, should have a sound knowledge of latest technology to be a successful multimedia artist. There are numbers of institutes which offers wide range of multimedia degree and other certificate courses. To be eligible for such courses one needs to be passed 10+2 examination. He/she would be eligible for undergraduate programs. There are numbers high paying jobs are available for deserving persons. As we all know there is too much competition in each and every field. If you have talent, good communication skills and creativity you can beat everyone and get a handsome salary. Candidates can apply in Advertising agencies, web advertising agency, production houses, entertainment industry, film industry, games and can also get part times jobs.

Mass comnication

Journalism is concerned with collection and dissemination of news through the print media as well as the electronic media. This involves various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items. Career in journalism is a prestigious profession as well as a highly paid one. Journalist play a major role in the development of nation. The opportunities for journalists are endless and at the same time the job has become more challenging. Under-graduation diploma courses in Mass Communication and Media Journalism . The degree courses offered after 10+2 includes BA in Mass Communication. Students, after identifying their interest area, may also plan join the specialised.  Diploma courses in Direction & Screenplay, Audio/Video Editing, Filmmaking & Digital Video Production, Camera & Lighting, Print & Broadcast Media Journalism, and Films Arts with Animation, Visual Effects and Compositing.

Architects

Architects design buildings and other structures. In addition to considering the way these buildings and structures look, they also make sure they are functional, safe, economical and suit the needs of the people who use them.

Most jobs were in architectural firms with fewer than five workers. A small number worked for residential and nonresidential building construction firms and for government agencies. About 1 in 5 architects was self-employed.

5-year Bachelor of Architecture programs intended for students entering programs from high school or with no previous architectural training.

Hospitality and Tourism

There are lots of institutes which offers various courses in Hospitality and Tourism after 12th. Hospitality and Tourism industries is growing very fast now a days. So it will be an good idea to built your career in the same. After complete the course you can get job as a Travel Consultant Job, Travel Counsellor Job, Sales Executive for Travel Industry.

Hotel Management

Hotel management is one of the most interesting career options in the contemporary job market. Career training from a recognized and reputed hotel management institute is just an icing on the cake. Candidates seeking admission to the hotel management courses  need to pass their 12th standard examination with English as a subject. Students with a bachelor’s degree from any recognized university may also join some of the management training schemes offered by various institutions. Admission depends on the performance of the students in the written admission test, personal interview round and group discussion session. Hotel management job opportunities exists both in the private and public sector.

Fine Art

Fine artists and art directors are just a few of the art and design careers that art school graduates can go into.  Many people who have fine arts degrees do become fine art artists, so if this is your goal, don’t let anything hold you back.  Painters, illustrators, photographers and sculptors all fall within this category.  The competition is fierce, but with diligence, it’s possible to make it. Graduates with fine arts degrees who have an interest in creating images for commercials for television, print media, cinema, computer games or other types of media can become multimedia artists. The candidate needs to have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination

Beautician

Today beautycare is a global multi-billion dollar industry that employs millions of people – from scientists and production engineers right up to your neighborhood pedicurist and mehndiwalli. As a Beautician you have a whole range of specialisations to choose from: beauty therapy, hair styling, make-up, massage, facials, manicure, pedicure, electrolysis, herbal beautycare, etc. If you are specialising in hair, the work would involve cutting, colouring and styling hair. With an average growth rate of 12 per cent, industry is bound to generate a high employment potential along with the need for related services in the years ahead. After gaining some hands-on experience, you could open your own beauty parlour or hairdressing salon or a combination of both and provide all beauty services – under one roof.

Photography

Photography offers a number of opportunities and the range of the fields that you can venture into. Mentioned below are the different career options possible within the realm of photography. A number of institutes and universities offer certificate and diploma courses in photography. Some also offer it as three year integrated courses and subsidiary subjects. You can do Degree courses in Photography of 3 year, and 1 year diploma. You can start right after you finish with your schooling [10+2] or you can take up photography after your graduation in any subject.

Cisco Certified Network Associate

CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) is a network security course of Routers & switches in IT field. If u want to do this course, you must have good computer networking knowledge.yes, it is job oriented course and this is base course of routers. after this there is CCNP, CCSP, CWNA, CCIE and many more certifications.You can do this course after +2. There is also online certification from Cisco university. I really sure that yes, cause there is a great demand in IT areas in any country, After complete this course you can work as junior admin in an environment where experienced network professionals work or later become a network expert.


10 Expensive Geeky Gadgets For Women

The gadgets for today’s techie girls should be beautiful, functional and as feature-packed as the electronic devices that guys practically drool over. With improvement of technology, today the market is flooded with wide variety of gadgets.  The effect of gadgets has so much affected on our lives that there are many women who prefer latest gizmo’s over any kind of jewelry or dress. So I have prepared a list of 10 Expensive geeky gadgets for women:

1. Fashionable Mobile Phone:

The girls, are dreaming its own mobile phone. It is another expensive gadget loved by women of all over the world- fashionable mobile phone. In our everyday life mobile phone plays a pivotal role in making effective communication. With fashionable mobile phone, today’s women can make perfect style statement. Fashionable mobile phones are available with decorated with different types of materials like leather, metal, ceramic finish, precious and semi precious stone etc.

2. Pink Laptop :

The concept of laptop was only related to busy corporate statement. A pink laptop is  not just a useful gadget, but also a fashion gadget style statement for women and girls. Pink is a soft and feminine color. A pink laptop let women match their laptops with their personalities.  If you are a fashionista who’s on the lookout for a stylish pink Laptop.

3.  Jeweled headphone :

Headphones have become the newest of fashion accessories. I absolutely cannot go anywhere without my portable media player. you can find headphone that comes with a combination of crystal and metal. The headphones offer mazing audible experience and features hight quality sound insulation along with airtight structure for clear sound. Music has never looked so fashionable.

4. iPhone 3GS :

iPhone is also fashion accessories. With over 90-thousand apps, this is really a phone that’s not like any other. Work and play at the same time with the latest iPhone 3GS.

5. iPod :

iPod is also expensive gadgets is for women. Apple iPod Nano a perfect for girl. Very simple and easy to use, it allows controlling the button of Nano effectively and at the same time will enhance your look.

6. Digital Camera :

Digital Camera is another expensive gadget for women. Samsung S860 is a high resolution digital camera that is equipped with a true-colour filtered 8.1 mega-pixel CCD. This allows the Samsung S860 to produce even better images and take detailed photos for printing up to poster size. In addition, the Samsung S860 has a 3x optical and 3x digital zoom giving 9x total zoom when combined.

7.  USB Gadget :

USB is portable Geeky gadget charging solutions. The latest one will charge you gadgets, and also comes with built in storage so you can store you data in one handy device, the Powerstick 8GB . The charging connectors that come with the Powerstick 8GB can charge your iPhone or ipod, any gadget with a Mini USB port, and there are also a range of accessories for mobile phones from the likes of Blackberry, Sony Ericsson, LG, Samsung, Nokia and Palm.

8. Notebook :

Notebook  is also expensive gadget for women. Notebooks use several different approaches for integrating a mouse into the keyboard, including the touch pad, the trackball, and the pointing stick. A serial port also allows a regular mouse to be attached. The PC Card is insertable hardware for adding a modem ornetwork interface card to a notebook. CD-ROM and digital versatile disc drives may be built-in or attachable. The HP EliteBook 8540 Notebook Series are workstation models equipped with NVIDIAQuadro FX 380M graphics with 512 VDDR3 memory and has NVIDIA 5100 graphics.

9.  Netbook:

Netbook are  sometimes also called mini notebooks or ultraportables. It is in my gadget list .The netbook sports a slightly more angular design than its counterpart, but remains mostly unchanged when it comes to specs.

10.  iPad :

iPad is magical and revolutionary product. It is expensive gadget. iPad is the best way to experience the web, email, photos and video. iPad were designed from the ground up to take advantage of the large Multi-Touch screen and advanced capabilities of iPad. And they work in any orientation. So you can do things with these apps that you can’t do on any other device.

15 Most Popular Google Chrome Extension

Google Chrome is a simple and fastest web browser that is getting popular. Google Chrome has been released with extensions and there are about 2000 extensions that have been made by developers around the world. Below are the top fifteen most popular extensions so far:

1.  Clickable Link

Clickable Link turns unclickable urls (http://, https://, ftp://) & email addresses into clickable ones. Some websites do not make any external links clickable, which can be annoying. But not anymore

2.  Session Manager

Session Manager lets you save sessions of your opened tabs and windows, and to quickly re-open them whenever you like.

3. Delicious Tool

Delicious Tool quick access to saving Delicious bookmarks. Customizable keyboard shortcut. Selected text populates your notes field.

4.  Fastest Chrome

Fastest Chrome save time and enhance your productivity! Get quick definitions, auto-load next pages, search faster, and more.

5.  Google Mail Checker

Google Mail Checker displays the number of unread messages in your Google Mail inbox. You can also click the button to open your inbox.

6. Smooth Gestures

Mouse Gestures! Quickly and easily navigate webpages. Also called mouse strokes. Works with any OS (windows, mac, linux)

7. Vertical Tabs

Simple & Quick Vertical Tab Extension. Search(filter) Tabs, Drag&Drop Rearrange Tabs, Tabs Counter, Keyboard Control, Vertical View.

8.  Feedly

Feedly organizes your favorite sources in a magazine-like start page.

8.  Wowhead Source

Wowhead Source is Provides a simple pop-up to search Wowhead, complete with auto-suggest menu.

9.  Reader Plus

Reader Plus is enhance Google Reader by adding missing favicons and a collection of others features.

10.  Select To Get Maps

Select To Get Maps is Select addresses on any webpage to get useful maps links.

11.  AdThwart

AdThwart is Blocks ads using the Firefox AdBlock Plus filter engine. Kiss ads goodbye and browse in peace.

12.   Google Voice

Google Voice make calls, send SMS, preview Inbox, and get notified of new messages. (US only).

13.  Chromey Calculator

Chromey Calculator shockingly versatile scrolling calculator for Chrome. Results are generated using Google and Wolfram|Alpha.

14.  Adsweep

Adsweep is an online ad-removal tool for your favorite web browser.

15.  SmoothScroll

SmoothScrolls the websites smoothly when scrolling with the mouse wheel or the keyboard.

20 Very Useful Firefox Extension for Designers and Developers

Mozilla Firefox is a very popular browser, especially among web designers and developers. Here is a list of firefox plugin for you . If used, it will make your workflow quicker and more productive.

1. Pixel Perfect

Pixel Perfect is a Firefox/Firebug extension that allows web developers and designers to easily overlay a web composition over top of the developed HTML.

2. Page Speed

Page Speed is an open-source Firefox/Firebug Add-on. Webmasters and web developers can use Page Speed to evaluate the performance of their web pages and to get suggestions on how to improve them.

3. Code Burner

CodeBurner is a suite of tools for web developers, that provides reference material for HTMLand CSS, integrated with a range of popular development environments.

4. Fire Rainbow

Fire Rainbow is a simple Firebug extension that fills in a sorely desired function: code syntax highlighting. FireRainbow colorizes JavaScript, CSS, and HTML for improved readability of code being reviewed or inspected in Firebug.

5. Inline Code Finder

Inline Code Finder is a tool to traverse through all elements in a web page, and when it finds a HTML element with any of these, it will highlight them: Inline JavaScript events, Inline style, javascript: links.

6. Firecookie

Firecookie is a an extension for Firebug that makes possible to view and manage cookies in your browser. Apart from all the other cookie managers and viewers available as Firefox extensions.

7. Firebug Code Coverage

Firebug Code Coverage is a benchmarking Firebug extension inspired by Selenium IDE for determining the percentage of your code being executed for time duration, known as code coverage.

8. SenSEO

SenSEO analyzes web pages and tells you how good they fulfill on-page Search Engine optimization criteria. SenSEO is a Firefox add-on integrated with the popular Firebug web development tool. The code is based on the YSlow extension.

9. Yahoo! YSlow

YSlow analyzes web pages and suggests ways to improve their performance based on a set of rules of highe performance web page. YSlow is a Fire-fox add-on integrated with the Firebug web development tool. YSlow grades web page based on one of three predefined ruleset or a user-defined ruleset.

10. Firefinder

Firefinder is an extension to Firebug (in Firefox) and offers the functionality to, in a quick way, find HTML elements matching chosen CSS selector(s) or XPath expression. It allows you to instantly test your CSS selectors in the page while seeing the content at the same time, and matching elements will be highlighted.

11.  Seo Quake

Seoquake is a Mozilla Firefox SEO extension aimed primarily at helping web masters who deal with search engine optimization(SEO) and internet promotion of web sites.

12. Window Resizer 1.0

Window Resizer comes in handy for testing different screen sizes and monitor resolutions. It quickly and accurately resizes Firefox’s viewport so that you can test to see how your design looks in standard resolution sizes.

13. FireShot

FireShot is a Firefox extension that creates screenshots of web pages. Unlike other extensions, this plugin provides a set of editing and annotation tools, which let users quickly modify web captures and insert text annotations and graphical annotations.

14. IE Tab

IE Tab great add-on for web developers allows you to switch back and forth from IE and Firefox layout engines with a click of a button.

15. Palette Grabber

Palette Grabber is a Firefox extension for web designers. It adds an “Export color palette” command to your Tools menu; selecting this command will extract a color palette for the current page and export it to a Photoshop/Illustrator color palette file. It’s useful for creating mockups of new designs which share a color palette with an existing design.

16. Font Finder 0.5c


Font Finder is a small extension that enables you to easily get all CSS styles of selected text in Mozilla Firefox.

17. Total Validater

Total Validater extension is an all-in-one validation tool that will check HTML, links, take screenshots and do a lot more.

18. Dummy Lipsum


An add-on with a very simple purpose, Dummy Lipsum generates Lorem Ipsum dummy text for you to use in your designs.

19. Page Diff

Page diff is a simple page compare application. It helps web developers and designers to see HTML-code(text) differences between web pages.


20. Aardvark

Aardvark, aimed at front-end web developers, let’s you select web page elements and gives you several options for them, such as removing them from the web page (great for screen shots) or modifying their colors (helpful when printing web pages).

10 Free Video Download and Conversion Websites

Basically there are two ways to download videos off the Internet. One is Web applications and second is desktop application.

And Converter is a free video converter that converts video files, YouTube videos, movies and DVD’s so you can play them on your video playing device. The software can convert all types of video files (avi, divx, xvid, flv, x264, vob, mpeg, DVD’s, YouTube, etc.) into the proper video formats that play on your video playing device.

Here is the list of free Web applications Video downloading  and conversion sites name.

1.  Zamzar  http://www.zamzar.com/

Zamzar is a free Video Download site and online file conversion web application that can not only convert videos off the Internet to AVI, MPEG, 3GP, MP4, MOV, etc, but also converts between audio, image, and document formats. Paste the URL into Step 1 and then convert the file to your favorite format.

2.   Vixy http://vixy.net/

Vixy is another site that not only downloads online videos, but will also convert them AVI, MOV, MP4, 3GP, or MP3 (if you want to extract the audio from the file). Using this site, you don’t have to worry about downloading a FLV player as you can convert it to Windows format. (Same as Zamzar)

3.  Keepvid http://keepvid.com/

KeepVid also supports just about any video sharing site out there and the only difference about this site is that it also has a Top Videos section, so you can quickly download the most watched videos around the web.  Keepdiv supports 40+ online video sites, such as YouTube, Google, iFilm, Putfile,etc. It can convert online videos to FLV and MP4 formats with fast conversion speed, then allows you to the converted video from the site.

4. mux   http://beta.mux.am/

mux is a website that can Convert video for download to your PC, Share video privately with friends & family and Send video to your mobile phone.

5.  MediaConverter   http://www.mediaconverter.org/

MediaConverter supports many popular formats conversion online, unregistered users would have some limitations. but it is still a powerful online conversion service website. Media Converter is the fastest free online audio and video converter. You can download the file by clicking the corresponding download link in.

6.    ConvertDirect http://www.convertdirect.com/

Convert Direct is a converstion tool that convert YouTube FLV clips to a variety of other formats. Convert Direct directly download and convert online videos  from your browser without the need for special software.  Convertdirect.com provides services of Online FLV Converter for customers worldwide to convert FLV video into 3GP/MP3/AVI/MP4/WMV/MPEG/MOV online 24 hours every day.

7.   Flvix http://www.flvix.com/

Flvix is a professional website to convert and download videos from YouTube or directly from .FLV file. The supported formats by Flvix are avi,mp4,3gp,mp3 & mov.



8.  All2Convert http://www.all2convert.com/

All2Convert makes it easy to download & convert from YouTube/MySpace/Metacafe.
It supports dvd、mov、mp4、vob、rm & wmv.


9.  ConvertTube http://converttube.com

ConvertTube specializes in YouTube video download & conversion and it supprts wmv、mov、mp4、mp3 & 3gp. it works great!


10.  Free Video Converter  http://www.any-video-converter.com/products/for_video_free/

Download and convert online videos from YouTube, Google and NicoVideo in one step with YouTube video quality specifying support. It can convert almost all video formats including DivX, XviD, MOV, rm, rmvb, MPEG, VOB, DVD, WMV, AVI to MPEG-I, MPEG-I, DVD NTSC , DVD PAL, Flash for Video (FLV) ,AVI Video and Customized WMV movie formats.


8 Free Antivirus Softwares For Windows 7

Antivirus software is used to prevent, detect and remove malware, including computer viruses, worms, and trojan horses. Such programs may also prevent and remove adware , spyware, and other form of malware.

Windows operating systems have been a favorite target of viruses. There are many free and paid antivirus and internet security suites are available. Although there are many antivirus software available to download for free, all antivirus software can’t be trusted.

Here  is the list of  free antivirus softwares for Windows 7 with a small introduction.

1.  Avast Free Antivirus  5.0.462

Avast! Free Antivirus is perfect for people who send e-mails and surf popular websites. Avast is a package of applications that aim to protect your computer from a possible virus infection or other malware threat. If you use it correctly, and in combination with other programs such as data backup utilities, it will significantly reduce the risk of your computer being attacked or infected by a virus, and thus the risk of losing important or private data. This one is my favorite.

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2. Microsoft Security Essentials 1.0 1961.0

With Microsoft Security Essentials, you get high-quality protection against viruses and spyware, including Trojans, worms and other malicious software. And best of all, there are no costs or annoying subscriptions to keep track of.It’s very easy to install Security.

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3. AVG Anti – Virus Free  Edition 9.0.730

AVG Free provides the bare necessities when it comes to security, but that should be enough for savvy Windows users. You’ll get a combined antivirus and antimalware engine, LinkScanner, and e-mail scanning. AVG Free 9 introduces a few new features, with improvements focused on performance, including claims of faster scan and boot times

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4.  Avira  AntiVir – Free AntiVirus  10.0.0.561

Avira’s AntiVir has been a player in the security world for some time; however, in 2008 its status boomed because of its remarkably strong detection rates. It still remains near the top of independent antivirus efficacy tests, but while the 2009 version more or less kept pace with the competition, the 2010 edition isn’t quite as good as it could be. Avira AntiVir Personal  is a antivirus product for personal use only. Like most antivirus software, AntiVir Premium provides professional protection against viruses and malwarewormsTrojansadwarespyware and phishing .Additionally, the premium version offers real-time on-access scanning, Avira Premium Security Suite is Complete Security Suite with virus scanner, anti-adware, anti-spyware, anti-dialer, email protection (POP3), a personal firewallantispam, proactive anti-phishing, anti-bot, RescueCD, functions for Data BackUp, WebGuard and more.

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5.  Panda Cloud Antivirus  1.0.01

Panda Cloud Antivirus is a free version of Panda’s security software. It is cloud-based, meaning that scanning of the files is handled on a remote. Panda Cloud Antivirus earned certification for its anti-virus desktop/server detection and anti-virus cleaning capabilities.

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6.  Spyware Doctor  with Antivirus 2010.7.0.0.508

Spyware Doctor is a top-rated Anti Spyware Antivirus utility that detects, removes and protects your PC from thousands of potential spyware, adware, trojans, keyloggers, spybots and viruses. Protect your privacy and computing habits from prying eyes and virtual trespassers with the help of Spyware Doctor with AntiVirus.

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7.  PC Tools antivirus  6.1

With PC Tools AntiVirus  you are protected against the most nefarious cyber-threats attempting to gain access to your PC and personal information. Going online without protection against the latest fast-spreading virus and worms, such as Netsky, Mytob and MyDoom, can result in infections within minutes.

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8. Bit-defender Antivirus

This all new antivirus solution from Microsoft has been rated as one of the best of the antivirus solutions in a recent survey. Although the program is still in Beat stage, many Windows users are happy with it.

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Awesome April Fool pranks in 2010 By Google or Related to Google

Well I am not a good prankster, but I love pranks. So yesterday I kept my  eyes open to check all the cool pranks that Google threw on April Fools day.

Here is a list of April fool pranks that I came across from Google.

Pin All Your Romantic Hopes on Google

Google Romance is a place where you can post all types of romantic information and, using our Soulmate Search™, get back search results that could, in theory, include the love of your life. Then we’ll send you both on a Contextual DateTM, which we’ll pay for while delivering to you relevant ads that we and our advertising partners think will help produce the dating results you’re looking for.

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Search tomorrow’s web, today!

Google Australia has introduced a new feature, enabling you to search content on the internet before it is created.

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Coming soon! Store anything in Google Docs

Ever wish you could CTRL+F your keys? Store your keys and other objects you commonly lose with Google and you’ll never have to worry about finding them again.

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Introducing Translate for Animals (beta): Bridging the gap between animals and humans

Translate for Animals is an application for Android phones that recognises and transcribes words and phrases that are common to a species, like cats for example.

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TEXTp saves YouTube bandwidth, money

TEXTp is the result of months of intense transcoding efforts by our engineers, who toiled for weeks to ensure that a large chunk of videos on the platform could be reduced to their most basic elements. By replacing the images in the video with a series of letters and numbers, the videos are far less taxing on our system — and have the added benefit of promoting literacy!

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3D Books! – Google Books Now Offers Digital Books in a New Dimension

These days, 3D seems to be everywhere. From Hollywood blockbusters to LCD televisions, those iconic cardboard glasses seem to be everywhere, even on President Obama.

This got a few of us on the Google Books team to thinking: why not offer our books in 3D? So we’ve done exactly that. Now, when you visit a book, you’ll see a new option: “View in 3D”.

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A different kind of company name

Early last month the mayor of Topeka, Kansas stunned the world by announcing that his city was changing its name to Google. We’ve been wondering ever since how best to honor that moving gesture. Today we are pleased to announce that as of 1AM (Central Daylight Time) April 1st, Google has officially changed our name to Topeka.

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Try out new Google Wave wave notifications!

In designing notifications, we realized that people use lots of different tools on the web, but one system that is compatible with everyone is the physical world. So, today we are excited to roll out an early preview of Google Wave wave notifications.
You can enable Google Wave wave notifications through the drop down menu that appears when you mouse over the Inbox link in the Navigation panel.

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Announcing Wingdings as a new font

Last year, we announced that publishers could begin changing the font faces of their ad units. We’ve been listening to your feedback, and we’re happy to let you know that we’ve just added Wingdings as a font face option.

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Now here is a list of pranks from others involving Google.

Exclusive: Google To Go Nuclear

Google has acquired a company that has created a new process for highly efficient isotope separation, we’ve confirmed from multiple sources. The primary use of this technology, say experts we’ve spoken with, is uranium enrichment.

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ProBlogger Acquired by Google

ProBlogger, the web’s #1 Blog Tips site, today announced that it has been acquired by Google.

This acquisition will be a part of Googles extension of the ‘Blogger’ brand and a precursor to their new professional blogging suite of applications – ProBlogger.

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Exclusive: Google Goes to Jail for April Fools?

Sorry to spoil the fun, Googlers, but one of your own just sneaked us a peek at your April Fool’s Day prank: Google Jail. That or, um, Google is far more sinister (and naive) than we ever imagined … Nah!

This all came to us from, let’s say, a trusted source connected to Google.

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Google Implements Predictive Searching

“Predictive search” is the company’s most ambitious feature to date. Amazingly, it removes the need for a search box altogether. Google’s algorithms have been monitoring your activities for the past 12 years and the system can accurately predict where you want to go before you enter it.

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90% Of Google Employees Prefer Bing

Google is no doubt one of the biggest search engines in the world, but the fact is that most of the Google employees prefer using Bing for the reliability and let me say better travel options it presents, considering that Google is busy shipping its employees in and out of Silicon Valley.

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Google Japan releases the new keyboard drumset for one stroke input

Ever tried writing in Japanese? No, right? Well it’s really hard. There are like lines and little circles and things. Well, Google Japan just released their new drum-based interface to type in Japanese. No longer will you be confounded by the spelling of Hari Kari and Toyota!

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Ra-Software Inc acquired by Topeka, the company formerly known as Google

Today Topeka Inc, the company formerly known as Google Inc acquired Ra-Software for 30 million US dollars, Topeka shares worth 15 million dollars and a years supply of wafer technology for the frog farms of all Ra-Software employees

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35 Free Nature Wallpapers

Today I have selected 35 Nature Wallpapers that you can download and use as wallpapers. Check them out and download the ones that you like. Feel free to leave in comment that you really liked.

Resurgence

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Mountains dual monitor

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Maroon Bell

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Terragen — The way god made me

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Trilith by tigar

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Bionix

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Nature Beauty 6

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3d animation – 2

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Sunsetbeach

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Paramount

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Digital Sunlight

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Digital – 6

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Cool Scenery

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Lookout

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Digital_Image

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Town to live

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Hunua Falls

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Heavens _ray

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Blue Lake

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Autumn in White Mountains

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Water fall

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Amburysunset

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Forest Fall

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Watter Fall

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Water Fall

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Pacific

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Water Flow

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High Water Fall

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Green mountain

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Water Fall

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Valley

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Greenland Mystery

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Emerald Flows

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Greenland

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Valley Water Fall

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15 jQuery Plugins for Twitter

jQuery plugins are integral part of modern web design. jQuery plugins gives web designers a wide range of activities and opportunities to develop a wide range of variation effects to your websites. These plugins will allow you to insert into your website very interesting effects of Twitter.  Here’s a list of 15  jQuery plugins that would help you accomplish this mission.

1. jquery twitter API Plugin

jQuery Twitter API aims to give Web developers the ability to request Twitter public informations from a simple JavaScript function call. The first parameter is a Twitter username and the second is a callback function that will be called after jQuery gets user details from the Twitter servers.

2. Twitter Mentions

Add an un-orderer list to our site listing what the people say about one or more @users.

3. Twitter Trackbacks Widget

Highly customizable Twitter trackbacks widget to integrate tweets that mention your post into your blog. Each tweet comes with reply & retweet links to get more readers engaged in your story conversation.

4. Twit – Display Twitter Tweet On a blog/Webpage

Twit is a simple way to display your twitter tweets on a blog/webpage.

5.  Who – Tweet Buttom

“Who” part to it using the awesome Topsy API. to create this fancy share count button for your stories on twitter.  Its features is Display Twitter pictures of people who tweet your link. You can show pictures of highly influential users only. Display people tweets as a tool-tip when hovering over their pictures. Many transition options like opacity, height and width.The button is not Iframe-Based. Which means you can easily customize its style to blend into your theme.

6.  Juitter – Twitter jQuery plugin

Juitter has a live mode which can display the latest tweets with an Ajaxed interface. It can display tweets from/to a user and containing any keywords. Optionally, this jQuery Twitter plugin can display the avatars & can be styled easily with CSS.

7.  Live Twitter

Live Twitter is a lightweight, live updating Twitter search plugin for jQuery.

8.  Tweetquote

A simple JavaScript plugin, that pulls the latest Twitter Tweets, based on your search terms, and shows them on your website.

9.  Tweetable

Tweetable is a lightweight jQuery plugin which enables you to display your twitter feed on your site quickly and easily. More than just displaying the feeds you can highlight @replys as well as links. There are several optional parameters to control the look and feel of the feed.

10. Popular – On – Twitter Widget

Powered by Topsy, this jquery plugin will enable you to list the most popular posts on your website, from your or another tweep’s timeline or for some keyword within a selected period of time. this is easy to use and highly customizable plugin. Links are displayed with number of tweets and score, which is calculated by the influence of the people talking about them and affects on sorting those links. Its feature is Display popular posts on a website, from a Twitter username or for some keyword. Select the window of time: today, this week, this month. or let Topsy. automatically pick the most relevant window. Display links as a bar with transition effects or as a fixed list. Many transition options like opacity, height, font-size.

11.  Twitter API – jTwitter

This Plugin provides you with an easy Twitter API to access Twitter user information by twitter  username. Plugin lets you get data about any Twitter user, such as user’s bio, profile image, homepage URL, background image URL, following count, followers count, messages count, etc. without any Twitter API key. It is very useful to attach additional Twitter data to your site’s user profiles, etc.  It also any number of that user’s latest posts. And yes, all these you can do without any Twitter API keys.

12. jQuery Tweets

Simple plugin to show tweets from Twitter in your web site.

13.  Realtime Related Tweets Bar

With all the buzz lately about Twitter real-time search. Why don’t you add a real-time tweets bar related to your posts from your twitter timeline or from anybody or even limit it by a geocode coordinates. This is a highly customizable real-time Twitter search-driven bar of tweets related to your post. Its feature is Show realtime related tweets based on your post tags.  Show your twitter timeline; related to your post or not.  Return only tweets with links or return all. Limit tweets by 1 or more users. (from/to/mention users!). Limit tweets by a location geocode and a radius.

14.  Novelcount

NobleCount… for a more ‘proper’ count of the characters remaining. Novelcount is a customizable jQuery plugin for a more the improved counting of the remaining characters, and resulting behaviors, of a text entry object, e.g. input textfield, textarea. NobleCount supports pre-existing text within the text object.
NobleCount supports jQuery chaining.

15. Veetter

You can easy install and configure veetter without programming knowledge. Simple plugin used for displaying tweets in your websites / blogs.

Collection Of 12 Popular Nursery Poems or Rhymes

Here is collection of few Popular Nursery Poems or Rhymes. Poems and Rhymes are nostalgic memories for all of us.  The gentle words and tune in rhyming words interests them and they love the reassuring tune in the nursery rhymes. This is the best form of entertainment for children and an intelligent tool to teach them the simple things in life If you want to teach your child with Nursery Poems or Rhymes here is a collections….

1. Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

“Twinkle Twinkle  Little Star” is one of the most popular English nursery rhymes. The lyrics are from an early nineteenth-century English poem, it was first published in 1806 in Rhymes for the Nursery, a collection of poems by Taylor and her sister Ann. The English lyrics were first published as a poem with the title “The Star” by sisters Ann and Jane Taylor (1793–1824) in Rhymes for the Nursery in London in 1806. The poem was probably written by Jane.There are five stanzas.

“Twinkle, twinkle, little star’
How I wonder what you are!
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky!  ”

2.  Baa  Baa Black Sheep


Baa baa black sheep have you any wool nursery rhyme poem famous for its music, Music was first Published for “Baa ,baa black sheep ” was in early nineteenth century making it into a song for children. This rhyme was first printed in Tommy Thumb’s Pretty Song Book , published . 1744 with the following lyrics. There are six stanzas.

“Bah, Bah a black Sheep,
Have you any Wool?
Yes merry have I,
Three Bags full,
One for my master,
One for my Dame,
One for the little Boy
That lives down the lane.”

3.  Johnny Johnny Yes Papa


Johnny jhnony yes papa one of the famous nursery rhyme. I d’t say more about it . There are  seven stanzas.

“Johnny Johnny Yes Papa,
Eating sugar ?
No Papa,
Telling lies ?
No Papa,
Open your mouth , Ha! Ha! Ha!”

4.  Humty Dumty Sat On a Wall


The rhyme does not explicitly state that the subject is an egg because it probably was originally posed as a riddle.  The riddle may depend on the assumption that, whereas a clumsy person falling off a wall might not be irreparably damaged, an egg would be. There are also various theories of an original “Humpty Dumpty”. It was first published in 1810 in a version of Gammer. There are  four  stanzas.

“Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,
Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.
All the king’s horses and all the king’s men
Couldn’t put Humpty together again.”

5.  Jack and Jill Went Up The Hill

It is is a classic nursery  rhyme. The origin of the rhyme are several theories. The rhyme is known to date back to at least the eighteenth century.  It was first published s in France. There are  four  stanzas.

“Jack and Jill went up the hill,
To fetch a pail of water.
Jack fell down and broke his crown,
And Jill came tumbling after.”

6.    Pussy Cat Pussy Cat

Pussy cat Pussy cat is very popular rhyme. The eariest record of the rhyme is publication in Songs for the Nursery, printed in London in 1805. The Queen most often depicted in illustrations is Elizabeth I. There are  four  stanzas.

“Pussy cat, pussy cat,
where have you been?
I’ve been down to London to visit the Queen.
Pussy cat, pussy cat,
what did you there?
I frightened a little mouse, under her chair.”

7.   Hickary Dickary Duck

This is one of the popular rhymes  “Hickary dickary duck” .The earliest recorded version of the rhyme is in Tpmmy Thumb’s Pretty  Songs Book published in London about 1744, which uses the opening line: ‘Hickere, Dickere Dock’. There are  five  stanzas.

“Hickory, dickory, dock,
The mouse ran up the clock.
The clock struck one,
The mouse ran down,
Hickory, dickory, dock.”

8.   Mary Had  A Little Lamb

Mary Had a Little Lamb is popular rhyme of nineteenth-century American origin. was first published  as an original poem by  Sarah Josepha Hale  on May 24, 1830, and was inspired by an actual incident. As a girl, Mary Sawyer (later Mrs. Mary Tyler) kept a pet lamb, which she took to school one day at the suggestion of her brother. A commotion naturally ensued. Here is  eight  stanzas of “Mary had a little lamb”.

“Mary had a little lamb,
little lamb, little lamb,
Mary had a little lamb,
whose fleece was white as snow.
And everywhere that Mary went,
Mary went, Mary went,
and everywhere that Mary went,
the lamb was sure to go.”

9.   Jingle Bell Jingle Bell

Jingle Bell song is complitle based on Cristmass. James Pierpoint who composed the song in 1857 for children.  Jingle Bell one of the most famous American Christmas songs. Jingle Bell was originally written for Thanksgiving!

“Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells,
Jingle all the way!
Santa Claus is coming alone, riding on his sleigh!
Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells,
Jingle all the way!

who Christmas day
Dashing through the snow
On a one-horse open sleigh,
Over the fields we go,
Laughing all the way;
Bells on bob-tail ring,
making spirits bright,
What fun it is to ride and sing,
A sleighing song tonight,”

10.   Rain Rain Go Away

There are many versions and variations of this rhyming. It was co-written by Gloria Shayne Baker and Noel Regney in 1687.   Rain Rain Go Away” was initially recorded by Bobby Vinton. The most common modern version of is:

“Rain rain go away,
Come again another day.
Little johnny wants to play,”

11.   Ring a Ring o’ Roses

Ring – a – Ring – a – Ring Roses is playground singing game. It first appeared in print in 1881; but it is reported that a version was already being sung to the current tune in the 1790s. The first printing of the rhyme was in Kate Greenaway’s  1881. There are  four  stanzas.

“Ring – a – Ring – a – Ring rosie,
A pocket full of posies,
Ashes! Ashes! We all fall down!”

12.    London Bridge Is Falling Down

London Bridge Is Falling Down is a well-known popular  nursery rhyme and singing game, which is found in different versions all over the world. The fair lady referred to could be Matilda of Scotland who was responsible for the building of a series of London bridges. There are  seven  stanzas.

” London bridge is falling down,
Falling down, falling down.
London Bridge is falling down, My fair lady.
Build it up with iron and steel,
Iron and steel, iron and steel,
Build it up with iron and steel, My fair lady.
Iron and steel will bend and bow,
Bend and bow, bend and bow,
Iron and steel will bend and bow, My fair lady.”