Tech Jungle


Give Cube effect to your Windows Desktop
April 29, 2007, 5:57 am
Filed under: Downloads, Technology, Windows

Give the Cube effect to your Windows Desktop

Yod’m 3D is a virtual desktop manager with the fashionable effect : Turns your Windows desktop into the cube. Yod’m 3D allows you to run four different desktops at once, and flick between them easily with mouse.

To rotate the cube with keyboard:

CTRL+SHIFT+Left/Right = Next/prev desktop

CTRL+SHIFT+Up = Activate and show a “far” view of the current desktop, Left and right to turn the cube.
CTRL+SHIFT+Down = Activate and show a “near” view of the current desktop, Left and right to turn the cube .
Hold down CTRL+SHIFT to use the mouse to turn the cube.

To move a windows to another desktop :

Click on the title bar of the window (not maximized if possible), hold down.

Push CTRL+SHIFT to activate the cube, hold down.

When the cube is activated, move the window on left or right Release CTRL+SHIFT.

To change the wallpaper of a desktop :

Just use Windows !

For each desktop, change the wallpaper using the windows display setting.

Switch to another application :

Click on the Yod’m 3D icon in the taskbar, the list of the windows opened in other desktop appear.

Click on the application to switch to the desktop.
Download Yod’m 3D virtual desktop manager (Size: 1.17 MB)


A handbag that screams for you
April 28, 2007, 6:01 pm
Filed under: Technology, Tips and Tricks

Remember all the times you have wanted to scream in frustration ? At the long queue on a hot day, at the guy scratching his stubble, at the lady with the shrill voice? Shy not! try this handbag- it will do the screaming for you! Throw it on the floor and it screams ofr you. The handbag features a shock sensor along with an audio record/ playback module and speaker, all plugged into the mainboard.
(Article source: http://www.we-make-money-not-art.com/archives/009480.php , via: My Newspaper).



Windows Media Player plug-in for Firefox
April 22, 2007, 10:39 am
Filed under: Free Softwares, Windows

Play Windows Media files inside Firefox
Microsoft released Windows Media Player plug-in for Firefox that will allows you to play wmv audio and video files and other streaming formats inside Firefox.

It is backwards compatible with the old 6.4 Windows Media Player and Windows Media Player will now work with Firefox on Windows Vista also.

Download Windows Media Player plug-in for Firefox



Photo of Sony Ericsson W999i
April 22, 2007, 10:30 am
Filed under: Mobile Phones, News

Sony Ericsson W999i
Here’s a first look at Sony Ericsson’s upcoming W999i (Walkman series). The phone has a QWERTY keypad, a lift off from Sony Ericsson’s M600. Rumors suggest the handset will be of around 12.5 mm thickness and will house a 2 MP auto focus camera and HSDPA. The phone screen will be 2.4-inch and support a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. All this buzz will just have to wait for an official announcement from Sony Ericsson.



Extract audio from DVD and all popular formats of video into MP3 Format
April 8, 2007, 5:46 pm
Filed under: Free Softwares, Free Stuff

Extract audio from DVD and all popular formats of video into MP3 Format
Jodix Video MP3 Extractor, freeware utility, can extract audio from DVD and all popular formats of video into MP3 files which can be played in MP3 Players. Jodix Video MP3 Extractor can also work as a simple but effective converter that helps you convert avi, divx, wmv, asf, mpeg, vob, dvd, mov, mp4, rm to mp3.

Key Features:

  • Free Video MP3 Extractor can extract MP3 from all popular formats of video such as DVD/SVCD/VCD, AVI, DivX, RM, WMV/ASF, MPEG and MOV;
  • By choosing the start and end point, you can fine tune the selection of the source video file to extract into MP3.
  • Free Video MP3 Extractor can also be used as an easy converter that can convert all popular formats of media files (such as .avi, .mpg, .wmv, .mov, .vob, .rm) to MP3.
  • Free Video MP3 Extractor is very easy to use and very fast to work.

Download Jodix Video MP3 Extractor freeware (size:1.47 MB)



Windows vista themes for sony ericsson w550i
April 8, 2007, 10:11 am
Filed under: Free Softwares, Free Stuff, Gadgets, Mobile Phones

Sony ericsson w550i
If you love and fascinated by Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows Vista and running it on your pc. Now its the time to run Windows vista theme on your mobile also. There two Windows vista themes which you can set as your mobile theme to give your mobile phone a new windows vista look. I have downloaded and installed it on my sony ericsson w550i cell, both themes look good and appealing on the cell. Hope you would like it too.

Sony ericsson w550iDownload Wind0ws Vista first theme

Download Widows Vista second theme



Who made this picture?
April 7, 2007, 2:18 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized


Don’t ask me, still scratching my head. Click the picture to enlarge it. That’s what i can say.



Mobile surfing, made easy
April 7, 2007, 1:43 pm
Filed under: Free Stuff, Mobile Phones, Tips and Tricks

Surf webpages on mobiles with ease
Do you find navigating web pages difficult on your PDA or cellphone? Try these for services for easier and smoother browsing. The best part is that you don’ need to download anything.
Pocketoptimized: This site www.pocketoptimized.com/en offers a simple page with links that represent various topics such as finance, games, travel and so on. It also shows you the number of links available for each category. When you open any of these link, they are perfectly displayed on your mobile phone. This makes navigating extremely easy and if you find a mobile-optimized site, you can add it to list.

Tappity: Once you have registered at www.tappity.com, you can make your favourite sites mobile ready or select the features that you would like to see in the link that show up. Tappity features mobile versions of popular sites like Flickr and Wikipedia. You can also track the latest news from the top sites as well.

PDA Homepage: The links at www.pdahomepage.com are organised in four main categories- entertainment, search, shopping and e-mail. But you can search for information in the sub categories too. For example, under information you can find Google maps, wine encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster dictionary and so on. You can even bookmark your favourite sites in a particular category.

Skweezer: With www.skweezer.net, you can literally ‘skweeze’ your favourite web pages into three different formats- normal{it will appear as on pc}, PDA and text {essentially the PDA mode sans images }. What gives skweezer an edge over the other services is that here you can type any site you wish and it will automatically get squeezed for perfect mobile viewing. You can use this service without registering, but if you do register, you get to save all your links in the favourite section.



Get thumbnail preview of programs in WinXP
April 5, 2007, 4:09 am
Filed under: Free Softwares, Tips and Tricks, Windows

Visual tooltip - Get thumbnail preview of programs running in WinXP
Microsoft introduced some eye pleasing features in its latest operating system Windows vista. One of them is the ability to preview on the task bar thumbnails of the programs running on your PC. Now you can take advantage of this feature in windows XP too by using Visual tooltip. Visual Tooltip makes it possible to show a thumbnail of a window by putting the mouse cursor over a button of the task bar The tool works wonderfully well and is customizable too. Download Visual tooltip

Visual tooltip - Get thumbnail preview of programs running in WinXP