AVG has recently extended its relationship with Yandex, Russia's leading Internet search provider and is now giving away free licences of its Android antivirus : Antivirus Pro v3.3. These licences are perpetual, meaning, you will have the premium antivirus forever - the licence does not have an expiry date.read more
Starting today, I will post a weekly collection of some of the useful and fun links/tools/good reads that I have come across over the week. I will try my best to make this a regular thing, and post it on every weekend.read more
I assume you have already gotten yourself a .NP domain name. If not, you can read the process here.
Mercantile only lets you change Nameservers of your domain, however, services such as Google's Blogger and Tumblr, require you to change A Record and CNAME, but not the nameservers. So, if you wish to use your domain name for hosting blogger or tumblr blog, then there's only one alternative : to use third-party DNS service which supports A and CNAME records. Here's what you need to do in order to use your .com.np domain with Tumblr.read more
So, I recently registered my own .com.np domain. Mercantile Communications Pvt. Ltd. provides .np NPccTLD (country code top-level domain) to Nepali citizens for free. You can get .np TLD based on your name for personal use, and also, if you have an organization registered at Nepal, you can get a .np name of your organization for free.read more
Last time we had talked about a service developed by a Nepali company which allowed users to make money every time their cell phone rang. This time also, we have got a service, which is developed in Nepal and can make you money not just for picking up calls, but for viewing SMS' as well. It is somewhat different, however.read more
Graphi.me is an unique webapp that allows you to generate detailed infographic about your friends on Facebook. It shows different statistics about your friends and groups them, which will even help you discover things you didn't know before.read more
I just learned about this Android app called CashOnAd which is suprisingly, home-made (when I say home-made, I mean made in Nepal). It is suprising because it deals with something not so popular in our country - making money through an unconventional way. What it does is let you watch video advertisements whenever you receive a call, and for each 6 seconds of video advertisement that you watch, you will earn 1 cent (~1 NPRupees at current rate). That does not sound much, but at least its something, I guess.read more