Monthly Archives: November 2009

Network Activity Indicator for Windows 7

  I know that this is a common asked question since Windows 7 was in beta and released version is where is the activity monitor for the network, so that you have some idea its working? Network Activity Indicator displays … Continue reading

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SyncToy 2.1

  This is one of Microsoft’s hidden gems in my honest opinion and a great app for synchronising multiple folders up for backup or just syncing various PCs up with same files and data, There are files from all kinds … Continue reading

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FixWin

  I know that at times some of the smaller issues that Windows has can be annoying as hell, so this great free app from Ramesh Kumar a fellow Microsoft MVP is a welcome addition to your troubleshooting collection of … Continue reading

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IE8 SmartScreen in action

  I know that there are many a post on web forums and blogs etc that say Internet Explorer is bad, its evil and you should move to an alternative browser, but do you really need too? for me I … Continue reading

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Microsoft Office 2010 beta now online

  Microsoft have released the beta of Office 2010 for users to test out, if you decide to download this beta version do please be aware that it is still in development and not a finished product so may have … Continue reading

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Tiny chip could diagnose disease

  Researchers have demonstrated a tiny chip based on silicon that could be used to diagnose dozens of diseases. A tiny drop of blood is drawn through the chip, where disease markers are caught and show up under light. The … Continue reading

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Intel settles the legal battle with AMD

  US chip maker Intel has agreed to pay rival AMD $1.25bn as part of a deal to settle all outstanding legal disputes between the two companies. The two firms said the settlement covered all anti-trust litigation and patent disputes. … Continue reading

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Microsoft's Bing teams up with WolframAlpha

  Microsoft’s new search engine Bing, which is seeking to chip away at Google’s dominance in Internet search, is teaming up with WolframAlpha, another rival for the Google crown. WolframAlpha, which was launched in mid-May, announced that starting on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Trojans on the rise

  According to the latest Security Report from Microsoft, trojans are on the rise still, which judging by the amount of users infected with malware on the various support forums that dedicate themselves to malware removal will bear out. Phishing … Continue reading

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Is your PC ready for Windows 7?

  To see if your PC is ready for Windows 7, download the free Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor. It scans your PC for potential issues with your hardware, devices, and installed programs, and recommends what to do before you upgrade. … Continue reading

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