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The authoritative name servers that serve the DNS root zone, commonly known as the “root servers”, are a network of hundreds of servers in many countries around the world. They are configured in the DNS root zone as 13 named authorities. They answers other requests by returning a list of the authoritative name servers for  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

It’s funny solution but works like charm. Recently, I had an issue with my on board Realtek network chip. I was unable to connect to the local network or to the Internet. As soon as I’ve logged into Ubuntu or any other OS, network disappears. My initial thought was failure of on board Realtek chip.  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

First of all, Happy Diwali to all my readers. It’s obvious that Diwali session is the top buying session in India. Indian people will buy the products in this session as there will be a huge discounts and beliefs associated with the festival. I’m not against Windows Operating Systems and I’m posting this article for  [ Read More ]

Categories: Personnel, Techy

As part of a promotional campaign, CodeWeavers decided that on October 31 for 24 hours they will be giving CrossOver copies to “anyone on earth with a computer.” The free copy is backed by 12 months of support and product updates. CrossOver uses modified version of WINE which can be used to run a number  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy, Ubuntu

On Monday, over a quarter of a million people in the world will lose Internet access if they don’t take any action regarding DNS Changer malware. These computers in the world that will lose an Internet connection on 12:01 a.m. EDT Monday. The DNS Changer Working Group has set-up a special website that allows people  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

In India, most of the film fans are aware of the south Indian superstar Rajanikanth and the jokes born about him. He is resembled with a super powered man for whom nothing is impossible. To add this myth, another creative web addition has been done. A creative flash based website has been created which doesn’t  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

Google is in the holiday spirit and is sharing the gift of snow with everyone whether you can actually walk out side and see snow or not. All you have to do is make your way to Google.com follow the below steps: Type: Let It Snow Watch as snow flakes fall in a flurry Use  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

It is age old practice to find out your local IP address by searching for the website which displays it in Google. Due to the large number of queries, Google came up with a solution.   Visit Google and enter a search query like ‘what is my ip’ and Google displays your public IP address  [ Read More ]

Categories: Techy

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