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BSNL landline bill payment using internet banking: Stepwise guide

BSNL landline & broadband bills can be paid online using netbanking, credit or debit card. Here are the steps to do this, 1. Go to bsnl.co.in and select ‘Pay BSNL landline/Broadband bill’ under My Account section. 2. Next enter the phone number and click ‘Submit’. 3. View the bill amount and enter mobile or email address to receive confirmation. 4. … Continue reading

Axis Bank netbanking vs SBI netbanking: Head to Head Comparison

I’ve been using Axis bank netbanking for over 6 years now and is a great fan of this awesome service. It allows us to do things for which we previously had to go bank and stand in tiring queues. From transferring money to bill payment, and recharging mobiles to making online purchases, internet banking is our friend everywhere. In India, all nationalized and … Continue reading

How to Reset Transaction Password in Axis Bank netbanking

It’s a human nature to forget things but when a bank password goes missing we involuntarily end up having sleepless nights. In the past few weeks, we’ve received queries from many readers who’re unsettled after losing their Axis Bank Transaction password. One Mr. Samar from Sahibabad says, “Please tell how to reset axis bank transaction password online without going to bank. My … Continue reading

Create bootable Windows 7 pen drive from ISO

If you haven’t shifted to Windows 8 yet and like working with Win 7, here is a thing you’ll love to know. In the blog, we’ll learn about creating bootable Windows 7 pen drive. Installing Windows using pen drive is a better option than doing the same with DVD as its pretty fast. Moreover, not all smaller laptops or netbook devices … Continue reading

Understanding Domain Name: Protocol, Hostname, TLD and Subdomain

A fully qualified domain name or FQDN has four parts. First is the protocol part which is like http and https. Protocol is a set of rules that websites follow while transferring data across the web. Text data follows ‘Hyper Text Transfer Protocol’ and that’s why all website have http:// at the first place. File Transfer Protocol or ftp is for transferring files and … Continue reading

Domain vs Website vs Hosting, know the difference

To visit a website, we type its domain name. To visit Yahoo we type in yahoo.com, similarly we enter facebook.com for the Facebook website. Domain is an identifying string to connect with a website on internet. It has an IP and a particular format. All the domain names and their IP(s) are enlisted in DNS or Domain Name System which is … Continue reading

What is wwwz, www8 in website url?

Recently we’ve received queries regarding structure of website urls. Websites like rechargeitnow.com and hp.com have something like www8.hp.com in place of the usual www.hp.com. So how does this thing appear? Lets know. The most common form of a website is like like http://www.yourravi.com and http://yourravi.com which are basically the same. Most browsers hide the initial http:// thing which specifies the protocol being … Continue reading

16 flop Bollywood movies that deserves watching once

There is no fixed formula to make a movie hit. Bollywood movies with a strong star cast usually perform well at the box office, but even that is not certain. In the last decade, there are many movies that failed to perform but had the potential be a hit, or may be a super-hit if had little luck. In this … Continue reading

Article vs Blog Posts: Difference explained with example

Most people use ‘Article’ and ‘Blog’ interchangeably but these two terms are vastly different from each other. Some would argue with that but there is indeed a fine line separating the two. What is an article? Articles consist of information about some event that happened in reality. They are not fictional. Articles are what we generally read in newspapers and … Continue reading

56 little known facts about Sachin Tendulkar (the god of cricket)

Sachin Tendulkar is just not a name. He’s the pride of India, the god of cricket. We know most things about the little master but there are few that we probably don’t know. Here are some of his life’s big and small things that’s worth knowing, Sachin Tendulkar was born on 24 April 1973 in Bombay (presently called Mumbai). He … Continue reading

Lock/Unlock your PC with Pen Drive using Predator

If you work in office and frequently go away without shutting down computer then here is one great way to protect your PC from others using it. Predator is a software program that keeps computer functioning when pen drive is plugged-in and locks it as soon as its unplugged. Here is how you can use Predator to lock/unlock your PC … Continue reading

What is ‘CKWL’ and ‘REGRET’ in online reservation (irctc.co.in)

If you’re an ardent user of irctc.co.in, the website for online reservation in India then you must have seen something like CKWL 5, CKWL 21 and REGRET while booking your ticket. 1. Full form of CKWL is ’Tatkal Quota Waiting List’. Its the waiting list for tatkal quota. Its same as normal waiting list except its for tatkal quota. Chances of … Continue reading