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Technology | Posted on 18 Sep 2011 | Comments Off on Windows 8 in a VM | Tagged with , .

I have been tinkering with Windows 8 in a VirtualBox VM for a couple of days now. It’s easy to see from the new grid interface that Windows 8 is

Technology | Posted on 16 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on ClamAV 3.0 for Windows Open Beta | Tagged with , , , .

The open-source ClamAV toolkit is officially moving into new territory- Windows. The new ClamAV 3.0 for Windows is now in open beta. ClamAV for Windows utilizes the cloud to

Technology | Posted on 2 Jul 2008 | Comments Off on Microsoft Pushing Silverlight | Tagged with .

Microsoft is pushing its new Silverlight plugin on their website frontpage. Billed as the so-called Flash killer, Silverlight is Microsoft’s answer for creating rich internet applications. The What Is

Technology | Posted on 21 Jun 2008 | Comments Off on Dell Still Offering XP | Tagged with .

Dell is continuing to offer Windows XP as a pre-installed operating system on their hardware; however, the choice will cost an extra $50. Even though Vista is the most recent

Technology | Posted on 5 Jan 2006 | Comments Off on Minimizing Windows Risks | Tagged with .

Using a Windows-based system is quickly becoming the Internet equivalent of driving an early British automobile. Users are spending more and more time fixing problems rather than using their computer.

Technology | Posted on 20 Dec 2005 | Comments Off on TrueCrypt Virtual Disk Encryption | Tagged with , , .

TrueCrypt creates virtual encrypted disks on Microsoft Windows and Linux. It is based on a project called Encryption for the Massess (E4M). TrueCrypt provides “on-the-fly” encryption to automatically

Technology | Posted on 31 Mar 2005 | Comments Off on Spyware Begone | Tagged with .

Spyware and adware infections are now increasing to epidemic proportions. There are several ways for spyware and adware to get installed on a target computer. The most common method is