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

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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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Translate Spreadsheet Cells in Google Docs with a Simple Function — Google Docs now includes some new functions to help you translate individual cells in an Excel spreadsheet from one language to another or for detecting what language is being used in a particular spreadsheet cell.

How to Create YouTube Playlists on the Fly without Logging In — Learn how to quickly create a YouTube playlist with your favorite YouTube videos but without logging into your Google Account. How do you share a collection of YouTube videos in an email newsletter or on the social media. The best option is that you create a new YouTube playlist, add all the videos and then share the link (URL) of the playlist.

How to Remove Passwords from Adobe PDF Files — Learn how to remove password protection from your PDF files with the Chrome browser and save the unprotected PDFs to your Google Drive. The bank sends me monthly credit card statements as password-protected PDF files mostly because they contain personal information.

How to Learn Vim — A list of online tutorials and resources to help you learn Vim, the favorite text editor of programmers. Vim, or Vi Improved, is an extremely powerful text editor that lets you do almost everything using keyboard shortcuts. You can replace text in a document, move or delete lines, automate edits and more without ever reaching for the mouse.

How to Track AdBlock Users to your Website with Google Analytics — You can use Google Analytics to find out how many visitors have adblock installed and thus not seeing ads on your website. Adblocking software like AdBlock Plus have become mainstream and now pose a significant threat to web businesses that are dependent on online advertisements.

How to Record Screencast Videos on your iPad or iPhone — This detailed guide describes the various options that will help you record movies (screencasts) of your iPad or iPhone screen. You can use it for capturing app demos, game walkthroughs and more.

How to Easily Unsubscribe from Bulk Mail in Gmail — How to easily unsubscribe your email address from mailing lists, newsletter and other unsolicited bulk mail that could be clogging up your Gmail mailbox. Gmail has made it easy for you to unsubscribe from email newsletters and other bulk mail.

Know the Battery Charge Level of your Visitor's Mobile — As a website owner, you can easily know about the battery status (charge level) of your visitor's mobile phone or laptop with the Battery Status API.

Save your YouTube Videos to Google Drive — You can download all your YouTube videos in their original format and save the files directly to your Google Drive with the help of Takeout. You have been uploading videos to the YouTube website all this time but you are now looking to explore additional channels.

Download your WhatsApp Contacts — 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.
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Mar 16, 2015

@RajanAnandan think this is the first initiative where crowd-sourcing at a national scale is being done for app development.. #PMOIndiaApp

Mar 16, 2015

@RajanAnandan @mygovindia Who can participate in the contest? Is this available to developers outside India? #PMOIndiaApp

Mar 16, 2015

RT @RajanAnandan: @labnol @mygovindia #Google is the tech partner helping #MyGov. Once features have been defined we will mentor participants! #PMOIndiaApp

Mar 16, 2015

@mygovindia What kind of response has this contest generated thus far? #PMOIndiaApp

Mar 16, 2015

@mygovindia for those of us who are new, tell us more about this contest #PMOIndiaApp

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