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Technology Blogger

Web geek, found of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech & how-to website.

Amit Agarwal's Biography

Amit Agarwal is a web geek, personal technology columnist and founder of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech and how-to website.

He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from IIT and has previously worked as a tech columnist for The Wall Street Journal India.

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Download your WhatsApp Contacts

labnol.org — Learn how to easily download the list of names, phone numbers and profile pictures of all your WhatsApp contacts to your desktop with a simple bookmarklet. You can now use the WhatsApp messenger on your Mac or Windows PC provided you have the WhatsApp app running on a mobile phone that is not an iPhone.

Find How Many Egg Profiles Follow you on Twitter

labnol.org — Do you know how many egg followers you have an Twitter. This program analyzes your Twitter profile and finds all fake egg profiles that follow you. When you join Twitter, it sets your profile picture as a colored egg but for people to take you seriously, you replace that egg with your face.

The Offline Dinosaur in Google Chrome is a Game

labnol.org — The offline T-rex dinosaur in Google Chrome turns itself into an addictive game when you press the space bar. It works on Chrome mobile too. Google Chrome users are probably familiar with the T-Rex dinosaur that shows up when your computer is not connected to the Internet.

How to Find the IMEI Number of your Lost Phone

labnol.org — The IMEI number uniquely identifies your mobile phone on the network. Learn how to find the IMEI number of your mobile phone after it is lost or stolen. Your mobile phone has a globally unique number associated with it, called the IMEI number, that uniquely identifies your device within the mobile network.

How to Run a Poll or Quiz on Twitter with Google Forms

labnol.org — You can run a quick poll or conduct a quiz on Twitter using Google Forms. The poll is embedded in your tweet and people can answer without leaving Twitter. Twitter, unlike Google Plus, does not offer a native polling solution so you have to rely on an external service to run a quick poll or even a quiz with your Twitter followers.

The Best Screen Recorder for Android 5

labnol.org — This guide will help you find the perfect app to capture screencast videos of your Android phone or tablet running Android L or later. With Android L, you can easily record high resolution videos of your phone or tablet's screen without having to root the device.

How to Write a Successful Blog

medium.com — In 2004, I left the corporate world and started a tech & how-to blog. There are no secrets or magic wand that will bring success in the world of blogging but it is combination of good luck, hard work and consistency. When Lifehacker asked me how I work, I said "enthusiastically" and "diligently".

20 Blogging Tips for Writing a Successful Blog

labnol.org — Know what it takes to be successful in the world of blogging. Here are tips and advice from bloggers that will help take your blog to the next level. In 2004, I left the corporate world and started this tech and how-to blog called Digital Inspiration.

How to Download YouTube Videos on Android and iPhone for Offline Viewing

labnol.org — You can download YouTube videos on your Android and iPhone for offline viewing. This feature is available inside the YouTube app itself for mobile users in India. YouTube users in India rejoice. You can now download YouTube videos on your Android or iOS device using the official YouTube app itself and watch the videos later while you are offline or on a slow connection.

ImportFeed in Google Docs Tutorial

labnol.org — This tutorial shows how to use a Google Docs spreadsheet as an RSS Feed reader. You can also aggregate news feeds from different sources into one spreadsheet similar to Popurls and Alltop. This tutorial shows how to use a Google Docs spreadsheet as an RSS Feed reader (see example).
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Jan 24, 2015

Download your WhatsApp address book including phone #s and profile pictures of contacts labnol.org/internet/whats… pic.twitter.com/4JhKzOEIr7

Jan 23, 2015

RT @CNET: Eradicate your egg followers on Twitter with a simple Google Script cnet.co/1CvlCbk pic.twitter.com/xONBEuE2JP

Jan 23, 2015

@ChrisBeeley the only difference is I published in March 2013 and @casagou copied everything without giving credit. twitter.com/mikko/status/3…

Jan 23, 2015

Would you like to test a new bookmarklet for WhatsApp on Chrome? Please DM @labnol

Jan 21, 2015

This Google Script will find all the "egg" profile that follow you on Twitter. labnol.org/internet/twitt… pic.twitter.com/giu75ph4bL

Jan 21, 2015

@MarcSettle @Journalism2ls probably because the link to the google form was not included in that tweet.



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