Category Archives: technology

Some Useful Reading and Writing Tools

In The Writing Meme, I had mentioned about using the right tools. Here are a few tools I’ve recently found. Improve Readability Readability is a bookmarklet you can add to your browser toolbar to make web pages easy to read. … Continue reading

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Google Reader does evil; dumps Opera

One of the most favorite (and certainly my personal favorite) RSS readers is Google Reader. In cut-throat competition with Bloglines, Google introduced Search functionality in Google Reader yesterday. Read TechCrunch’s take here. Unfortunately, this has made Google Reader stop working … Continue reading

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Intelligent Image Resizing

Few weeks back, I had written about Photoswapping images instead of Photoshopping them. Here’s another groundbreaking algorithm for “content aware image resizing”, thanks to Michael from Techcrunch: The research paper, as well as a downloadable video, by Dr. Ariel Shamir … Continue reading

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