Tech roundup of the week – Feb. 19, 2012

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This week on Pureinfotech: you learned another way to get rid of Facebook Timeline, we heard the news that Microsoft is going to change the iconic Windows flag (logo) for a flat Metro style version; you learned how customize Google’s search results page to be simpler, and much more.

It is inevitable, Facebook is slowly rolling out Timeline to its users. In the past you learned how to “disable Timeline” using a workaround, now with a simple but powerful plugin that supports most web browsers, you have the ability to once again get rid of Facebook Timeline by redesigning the way the feature looks. Check the article to learn how to get this done (video included) — How to get rid of Facebook Timeline – This is the other way.

This week on Microsoft news, the software giant is on the works to change the iconic Windows flag (logo) with a simpler Metro style version of the flag. To see the new design follow this link — Windows flag logo to change in Windows 8 for a flat Metro style version.

If you like simple search results and you don’t want all the new fancy features from Google, this how to — How to customize Google search results page and turn-off unwanted features [Google Chrome] — is going to teach you how to turn off Instant predictions and Personal results, and more. Plus in this article you’ll learn some CSS tricks to fully customize Google search results page to make search simple again.

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