SOFTWARE & OS

How to Install Google Fonts Locally and Eliminate Render Blocking in Google Page Speed Insights

Submitted by techyboy on Tue, 11/07/2017 - 20:49

It is usual to test your website performance using Google Page Speed Insights. Google does not like slow performing sites. You will rank extra and get more traffic if your site loads in less than 3 seconds. Website look depends not only on graphics but also on Fonts used to render text. Google Fonts is a heaven for website developers to get open source fonts that can be loaded fast even on bandwidth constrained internet connections. Google Fonts are available in 135 languages. Google Fonts are served using CDN servers.

SOFTWARE & OS

How to Configure Free Email Account Bundled With Each GoDaddy Domain To Receive Emails

Submitted by techyboy on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 21:26

A website design should provide a way to the customer to contact the site admin for any query. These queries some times help the admin to fix any problems with webpage options. To maintain a professional email account with the same domain name, you need to opt for monthly and yearly email plans which does not please some site owners whose business is not dependent on email contacts. For example, websites providing information to users may not need to get in touch with users daily. You can get away with the free email accounts provided by Godaddy for each domain.

AUTOMOBILES

Ola Now Comes With Free WiFi Connectivity Feature On Its Rides

Submitted by wall-e on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 18:08

India's most popular online based transportation service Ola launches "Auto-Connect Wi-Fi"  feature in Ola autos across 73 cities in India. First time users will need to connect Wi-Fi through one-time authentication key on their phones. Customers will receive unique Wi-Fi password when they request for cab service and connect to the in-cab Wi-Fi (SSID name Ola Auto-Connect).Once connected, customers will automatically be connected in all their future rides.

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Steam Introduces New Steam Digital Gift Cards

Submitted by wall-e on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 17:45

A Digital Distribution Platform, Steam is now available with 'Steam Digital Gift Cards' , that allows people to contribute to a friend or family members's Steam wallet online directly. Steam Gift cards are also available at retail stores across the world in a variety of denominations. In India, these vouchers are available in Rs.320, Rs.640, Rs.1,600, Rs.3,200 and Rs.6,400 denominations. In US, these will be available in $5 denominations like $5, $10, $25, $50 and $100. User can simply log in to Steam, select a Steam friend and gift the amount.

TELECOM

Airtel Partnered With CelKon To Provide 4G Smart Phone @Rs. 1,349

Submitted by wall-e on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 16:43

An Indian global telecommunications service company Airtel has partnered with Celkon under 'Mera Pehla Smartphone' programme to provide a 'Celkon Smart 4G' phone @Rs.1,349 only instead of Rs.3500 market price. The new smart phone comes with a package of Rs. 169 Airtel plan, which will offer unlimited calls and 500 MB data per day for 28 days. Cashback offer is also included in this.

TELECOM

BSNL New Loot Lo offer Gives Up To 500 Per Cent Additional Data For Post Paid Customers

Submitted by wall-e on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 16:24

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has introduced a new 'Loot Lo' offer for its post paid customers. It provides 60 per cent discount and gives 500 percent extra data and these discounts are applicable for the connections taken during the month of November,2017. There is no discount for plans 99 & 145. The discount is for advance rental optional (12/6/3 months) only. Existing customer can avail this option, if there is no bill pending for the customer, as well as existing customers may migrate to other plans using this offer.

SOFTWARE & OS

How to Install HTTP/2 In Apache Ubuntu Environment For Multiplexing and Server Push

Submitted by techyboy on Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:02

HTTP/2 is the advanced version of HTTP/1.1 protocol used widely at present. HTTP/1.1 is supported by almost all browsers. You can easily feel performance improvements of blog type sites when run under the support of HTTP/2 protocol. Browsers request less number of connections to servers decreasing Round Trip Time considerably, which leads to page speed boosts. HTTP/2 actually evolved from Google SPDY ( SPeeDY ) protocol which aimed at reducing transport layer delays in exchanging data between client and server.

TELECOM

Vodafone Offers Unlimited Local And STD Calls @ Rs. 177 And @ Rs. 496

Submitted by wall-e on Wed, 11/01/2017 - 17:56

Vodafone has introduced 2 new data and voice offers to their customers. One is @ Rs.496 and offers unlimited local & STD calls with 1 GB data per day and free incoming and outgoing national roaming for a period of 84 days. Reliance Jio is offering Unlimited Calls and 1 GB / Day data for 91 days at Rs. 499. Airtel 399 offers the same benefits for 84 days.

NEWS

The New Web Portal Assam Darpan Has Come Up With Details Of Government Schemes

Submitted by wall-e on Sun, 10/29/2017 - 16:18

The Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal has launched a new web portal 'Assam Darpan' on Friday. People can find the details of Government schemes and projects on this portal. The platform has been developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology as a part of the 'Digital India' programme. In the first phase, it includes 15 Government Schemes to provide the details in English and Assamese Language.

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Uber Introducing New Visa Credit Card With No Annual Fee And A Load of Cashbacks

Submitted by wall-e on Sat, 10/28/2017 - 08:09

A Global transportation Technology company Uber is now introducing 'Uber Visa Card' with no annual fee and issued by British Bank Barclays. Uber Visa Card allows the user to earn 10,000 bonus points for the primary card members and to earn $100 in Uber credits or gift cards after purchases of $500 on your Uber Visa Card in the first 90 days . This offer is only for new account holders and not for the existing Uber Visa card members. Uber Visa Card will be available from November 2 in US.