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Apr
13

HTML & Gadgets – Mori79: Google Sites School

What is HTML?

HTML is the computer language used for writing and formatting pages on the Internet and what you see when you view a web page is your browser’s interpretation of HTML.

On Google Sites you can edit your page content source by clicking Edit page and then the HTML button on the edit toolbar. However, Google Sites does not allow full HTML modification — some codes are not permitted and you have to make gadgets for them.

HTML tutorials

The following tutorials are good starting points to learn HTML:

Tutorials and Courses – W3C

HTML Tutorial

Learn HTML | MDN

HTML tutorial – The Basics

What are gadgets?

Gadgets are small web applications that can be added to web pages. Gadgets are XML files that typically wrap HTML and JavaScript.

Click Edit pageInsertMore gadgets to view and search thousands of existing gadgets in the

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Apr
13

All Atlassian Gadgets – Gadgets and Dashboards 3.0

This is the big list of all Atlassian gadgets, where they come from and where you can put them.

For each gadget, we give a brief summary and links to further information on each of these topics:

  • Gadget name and description.
  • Publishing server – This is where the gadget gets its data.
  • Application version – The earliest version of the Atlassian application required to publish the gadget information.
  • How to use the gadget in JIRA.
  • How to use the gadget in Confluence.

On this page:

Displaying Bamboo Data in a Gadget

Bamboo Charts

Gadget Name:

Bamboo Charts

Description:

Displays various charts and plan statistics from a particular Bamboo server.

Publishing Server:

Bamboo. The gadget URL addresses the Bamboo server.

Application Version on Publishing Server:

Bamboo 2.4 and later.

Usage in JIRA:

You need Bamboo and JIRA. Summary of steps:

Usage in Confluence:

You need Bamboo and Confluence. Summary of steps:

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Apr
12

GadgetMadness GadgetMadness – New Gadgets, Gadget Reviews, Electronic Gizmos, & Technology News

Portable Power You Can Count On

Gene Kupfer June 28, 2018

If you regularly find yourself wondering where you can get some portable juice on the go for your smartphone, tablet or any portable device, you have to check out the mophie Powerstation Wireless External

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FSLogix Apps 2.6 Now Available

Gene Kupfer September 23, 2016

Following on their release of 2.5, with the new, “Office 365 Container”, last week FSLogix announced the release of their 2.6 release.  From their release blog: High Availability Subsystem High availability is a key

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FSLogix introduces container for Citrix Users with Office 365!

Gene Kupfer July 9, 2016

In this demo video, FSLogix Engineer, Dave Young, demonstrates drastic performance enhancements by comparing logon times and network utilization, between Traditional Desktops with Outlook’s Online Mode, Cached Exchange Mode, and Cached Exchange Mode with

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The Carehub – The world’s first smart product designed to give  you and your elderly family peace of mind

Gene Kupfer January 9, 2016

How frustrating is it when you can’t connect to your elderly family? Do you know when they need help

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Apr
12

How To Add Desktop Gadgets In Windows 10?

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This tutorial explains how to add desktop gadgets in Windows 10. In the long course of its (continued) development over the past couple of years, the Windows line of Operating Systems has seen a lot of changes being made to it, making each subsequent version of Windows better than its predecessor(s). However, while most of these changes have been in the form of new enhancements and additions, there are some that have entailed the removal of some features, both big and small, as well.

One such interesting feature, that I’m sure everyone who’s ever worked with Windows Vista or 7 will remember are Desktop Gadgets. Offering a unique take on customization, the Desktop Gadgets were small widgets that you could place anywhere on the desktop, and offered a ton of information, ranging from the current temperature to stock alerts. However, despite being useful

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Apr
12

Advantages & Disadvantages of Electronic Gadgets

Electronic gadgets have revolutionized the way we work, play, shop and communicate. They are an ever-present part of modern life, but they don’t come without a negative side. The disadvantages of electronic devices, including addiction, are receiving an increased amount of attention. Anyone who uses electronic devices should be aware of the influence of they have on society and our personal lives.

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Electronic Gadgets Definition

A gadget as a small device or tool that is frequently novel or ingenious. Smartphones and tablets are the most obvious examples of electronic gadgets. In recent years, these devices have become increasingly general-purpose as they combine several functions, including making calls, streaming video and playing games. Other examples of electronic gadgets include e-book readers, smartwatches, digital fitness trackers, GPS devices and video game machines. Some people also include monitors, laptops and desktop computers when discussing the advantages and disadvantages of gadgets.

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Apr
11

The best gadgets and gear in 2020

WIRED Recommends is our definitive guide to the best gadgets, gear and new products. This list covers our number one picks for every category we’ve tested so far, and links to the new and noteworthy tech we’ve seen and reviewed this month. You can head to our dedicated guides for more idea and options.

When you buy something using the retail links in our stories, we earn a small affiliate commission. This does not impact the products we recommend.

The headphones: Sony WH-1000XM3

Weight: 255g | Battery life: 30 hours | Noise cancelling: Yes

Our recommendation for both the best headphones overall and our top-rated noise cancelling headphones is still one and the same: the Sony WH-1000XM3 (£269). In short, we really approve of these cans. Sony wins on sound quality and design, with touch controls on the right earcup that work beautifully and a battery life that

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Apr
11

How to Add Gadgets Back to Windows 8.1 or 10

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Do you miss the gadgets from Windows 7 now that you’re using Windows 8.1 or 10? There’s no official way to re-install them, but there is a way to get them back using a third-party, free utility called 8Gadgetpack.

Installing 8Gadgetpack adds a sidebar to the Desktop in Windows 8.1 or 10 to which you can add gadgets you had in Windows 7 without having to download them again.

Download 8Gadgetpack using the link at the end of the article. 8Gadgetpack must be installed as administrator. Because the installation file is an MSI package, you must add an Install as administrator to the context menu in Windows Explorer.

Once you have added the Install as administrator option, right-click on the .msi file and select the option.

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Follow the instructions in the Setup Wizard. On the final setup screen, select the Show gadgets when setup exits to automatically start 8Gadgetpack. Click

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Apr
11

Must-have tech gadgets to start 2020

It’s easy for technology to turn into digital shackles that keep us tied to work by throwing at us a blizzard of popups, chimes, dings, and other annoyances. But, with a little bit of thought and planning, it’s possible to get technology to work for us and allow us to get more done, have more downtime, and feel less stressed.

Must read: Best gifts: IT pro toolbox and Tech gadgets for non-techies

Here is a small list of my top tech items to kick-off 2020. I have tested everything on this list under real-world conditions, and nothing has found its way on this list based on a snazzy press release. Everything featured here is the tech that I use and rely on daily.

20-pin USB-C magnetic breakaway connector

20-pin USB-C magnetic breakaway connector

A 20-pin USB-C magnetic breakaway connector

Oh, how this has revolutionized my life. And so did the MacBook MagSafe connectors from

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Apr
10

Coolest Gadgets | Reviewing the Best and Coolest Gadgets

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We gathered a comprehensive list of the coolest and best gadgets for men. It covers everything from Bluetooth trackers to 360 cameras and we are sure that you’ll find something on it you really want to buy.

The best electric leaf blower for most users is the DeWalt DCBL772X1 60 Volt. It’s strong, durable and a full charge lasts around 30 minutes after which you could replace the battery with a spare one and keep going.

The best digital picture frame is the Pix-Star PXT515WR04. It has wireless connectivity with a special app that’s compatible with IOS and Android platforms and it supports a USB stick as well as SDHC or SDXC memory cards.

Our favorite sunrise alarm clock is the Philips SmartSleep HF3670/60. It comes with a Sleep Mapper

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