Tag Archive: IE

Mar 15 2009

Dual Boot: Windows Vista and Windows 7

If you are dual booting Windows Vista and Windows 7, you’d have noticed that once you install Windows 7 beta, you would have noticed that Windows 7 is now your default operating system. Right now Windows 7 is still in beta, so utilizing it as a default operating system is probably not your best choice; …

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Mar 15 2009

Annoying: Auto-Update Checking Services

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One of the most irritating things that I run into on a regular basis is auto update programs or services. Companies like Google install services or applications to run in the background to check for updates for program that they provide. I view this as a major problem, and it’s a problem that’s stemmed from …

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Mar 07 2009

MICROSOFT: What are you [your programmers] thinking?

Every week there’s a new exploit, a new security problem, another program they wrote with a security flaw. It’s simply incredible to think that this is a company that is founded and dedicated to producing and supporting a Operating System that 90% of the world is using and yet it has to be patched on …

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Feb 21 2009

Netbook: Defacto Internet Appliance

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While it may not be abundantly clear to everyone or if anyone has thought about it; what is the future of the Netbook? I really don’t understand where this Internet devices going. A couple of years ago we were creating laptops that had 17 inch monitors and they were fighting for hard drive space and …

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Feb 12 2009

How to: Install Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 on Windows 7 64-bit

Nuance has officially announced that they will now support Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 on on a 64-bit operating system, but I have successfully installed Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 on Windows this to 64-bit and Windows 7 64-bit.   Installation process for this versus Windows 7 for Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is virtually identical. There’s nothing dangerous about this …

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Feb 11 2009

The Reasons to Hate Your ISP

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In the early days of the Internet, you had no choice on your type of connection. The only connection to the outside world was through dial up communications. Once the genie was let out of the bottle, the general population found out they could do research, download songs, get the news, download recipes, weather and …

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Feb 07 2009

ISO Backups = Happiness…

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The process of getting new devices and toys to play with on your computer are always so fun. You get a neat little device with a driver disc; you load the driver disc, install the drivers and then plug in your new toy and wha-la! But alas, what’s to become of your driver disc? I …

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Feb 02 2009

Google’s Chrome just doesn’t shine [yet]

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Watching technology and working on the stock market is kind of the same. You look at the information, use your knowledge, make a decision and see if that decision turns out to be the right one; unless your an inside trader [that's illegal]. As the traffic picks up on our site, and we have more …

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Jan 28 2009

CREATIVE: An Insult to Customer Service

Once in a while you run across exceptional service and support from various software or hardware providers and for a moment your faith in corporate tech support is exonerated, but this is not one of those tails. This is a story of complete and utter failure; an example of the inability to read, absence of …

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Jan 22 2009

HHO Power is a Good Step

With gas prices on the rise again and the US coming in with a new president, there’s no telling what is going to happen, but I know that we have to come up with a new way to power our transportation. Keeping an eye on the GREEN technology, I find the HHO fuels awesome. HHO …

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