Category Archives: Tricks

Customize GRUB2 in Ubuntu

GNU GRUB is a bootloader, capable of loading various operating systems when the system starts up. GRUB stands for GRand Unified Bootloader. It is the successor to LILO (LInux LOader), the original bootloader for Linux-based proprietary Operating Systems. GRUB has the following advantages over LILO: GRUB support unlimited no of boot selections, while LILO supports… Read More »

Top priority things after installing Ubuntu

With the growing popularity of Ubuntu and it’s incredibly easy to use interface, more and more users are giving it a try as a secondary OS. But the problems really occurs when they have finished installing and don’t know exactly what to do after it. There are indeed certain things which must be done after… Read More »

Google Maps Tracking your every move

Google Maps is not just zooming and looking for places, best part of maps is navigation on the move. Google stores all your navigation history every minute while you are on the move. The navigation data remains with Google to provide benefits like improved map searches and tailored commute information. You can disable/pause the location… Read More »

Use WhatsApp without Disclosing Your Number

After Facebook acquired WhatsApp, there seem to be stream of new features being rolled in. This new social messenger can be used to send texts, sounds and funny video clips and can be used to share all kind of media. I have posted several tricks about Whats App on the forum, splendid WhatsApp Tips and… Read More »