How to Permanently Delete Files on Mac OS X Yosemite

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Did you just delete a file on your Mac OS X, and do you think it has really been cleared from your system?

Although you happen to delete files, those files can still be recovered using third party applications. I’m sure you’ve had heard about file recovery utilities. These utilities can recover most of the files if they haven’t been overwritten by any other active files.

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5 Best Google Chrome Apps for Facebook Users

It is only not me, I’ve seen a lot of people, who visit Facebook right after getting connected to the internet. That’s the Facebook craze, isn’t it? Millions of people log in to Facebook to share information and stay connected with their friends.

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The usual way of accessing Facebook is by visiting facebook.com if you’re on web or through mobile apps if you’re using iOS, Android, Windows, etc devices. There’s still another way to access Facebook or its specific feature by making use of plugins and extension.

That’s why, I’ve come up with a list of 5 best Google Chrome Apps for Facebook. These Chrome Apps can definitely increase your productivity level and help you get most out of Facebook.

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How to Disable ‘currently typing’ and ‘seen’ in Facebook Chat

If you’re a blogger, then you don’t have to think what your next article is going to be about. You’ll just get the ideas from either your friends or your readers.

I’m saying this because one of my Facebook friend – Ankit Chaudhary, just pinged me saying that its been already 2-3 hours since he left a text message for me in Facebook web chat, and still I didn’t reply. And I cannot just deny him about it since he said that a “seen” notification was already showing up in the other end.

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I wish I had done some tweaks to disable the seen notification from being displayed. And, that’s the reason behind coming up with this article.

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How to Enable Siri’s Voice in Mac OS X Yosemite

Although I’ve recently reverted back to Android world, I’ve been always a great fan of personal voice assistant Siri. Most of the time I used Siri for making calls and setting remainder. It was really a nice experience.

The best thing about Siri is that she has more humanly voice than any other voice assistant which I’ve used so far. I don’t mean Google search and Cortana are less humanly, but for me Siri wins the race with respect to voice.

I use Macbook Pro which currently runs Mac OS X Yosemite. And the default system voice of Alex sounded more alike machine, so I thought of writing a post explaining how I enabled Siri’s voice replacing the default one.

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How to View Complete Friends List of a Facebook Friend

I’ve been continuously publishing numbers of howto guides and tutorials related to Mac & Android. And I’m really happy that people are appreciating the posts.

friend listRecently a friend of my pinged me asking if there’s a way to view the complete friend list of a Facebook Friend. Actually the scenario was something like this: he wanted to see the complete list of friends of one of his Facebook friend (girl obviously). I don’t have an idea why he wanted that, but I thought it would be a good idea to write a post about it.

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