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CherryPal PC offers subscription-free cloud computing

Mon, 2008-07-21 18:31 by admin

CherryPal cloud computer

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CherryPal's cloud-based computer is unique because it offers the technology without subscription costs

Build an XP SP3 Recovery Disc

Tue, 2008-07-15 12:12 by admin

PC Magazine  - Jul 13, 2008

Here's the problem: Once you upgrade your XP installation to Service Pack 3, Windows won't ever allow you to install an older version (including earlier ...

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Spam-fighting content filters

Tue, 2008-01-15 15:08 by Hans

I just received an email bounce with an error message saying:

Error 554 – Message could not be sent due to inappropriate content

It was an important email. I had worked into the night to prepare some source code from a programmer in Nigeria for somebody else to work on. I was not amused to be told that my email was "inappropriate".

Security design: Why UAC will not work - InfoWorld

Fri, 2008-01-11 15:14 by admin

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Security design: Why UAC will not work
InfoWorld, CA - 3 hours ago
Microsoft is trying to encourage users and developers to go least privilege by introducing UAC (User Account Control) in Windows Vista, ...

Windows XP outshines Vista in benchmarking test

Thu, 2007-11-29 08:35 by admin

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By Suzanne Tindal
Special to CNET News.com
Published: November 27, 2007, 5:13 AM PST

New tests have revealed that Windows XP with the beta Service Pack 3 has twice the performance of Vista, even with its long-awaited Service Pack 1.

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Vector Magic - The Online Tool for Precision Vectorization

Thu, 2007-11-22 23:01 by Hans

A web site converts bitmap images to vector art – it's an online auto-tracer. Just upload your image and we will vectorize it for you.

Vector art is useful because it allows you to scale an image without making it blurry or pixelated.

Visual Studio 2008 Ships - eWeek

Tue, 2007-11-20 07:17 by admin

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eWeek,  NY - 9 hours ago
The new development platform provides a consistent solution for developing applications for the latest platforms, including the Web, Windows Vista, ...

Windows XP is "Still the Best" - FOX News

Tue, 2007-11-06 07:25 by admin

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FOX News - 7 hours ago
Rather than use the one built into Vista, with XP I can choose among at least three. Linux is beautiful and stable, but the applications problem on Linux is ...

Audio glitching - Common under Vista, not so bad under other OSes - ZDNet

Fri, 2007-11-02 09:16 by admin

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Audio glitching - Common under Vista, not so bad under other OSes
ZDNet - 12 hours ago
This glitching is obviously a big problem and as we become more and more multimedia oriented, we’re going to expect Windows-based PCs to be able to handle ...

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Cyber crime black market prices

Sat, 2007-10-27 10:05 by Hans

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The German company G DATA dove into the cybercrime scene and uncovered a few interesting tidbits.