Loving Windows (not responding)

windows Two most commonly viewed words on a Windows platform are "(not responding)." If it was one of our children we would say they were ignoring us. That or they had ADD. Can you get Adderall for Windows?

Have I mentioned…

rant,windows,vista Dear Mr. Balmer, Have I mentioned how much I hate that piece-of-garbage Windows Vista is? Even the I-paid-you-to-get-it copy I have? No OEM bloatware added. (Sorry, HP and Dell,but you "value add" is of little value. Just sayin’…) I’m running Vista in a VM on a MacBook Pro (dual core i7 @ 2.66 GHz, […]

Even Microsoft Doesn’t Know Which Keys Are Valid!

microsoft,bugs,general ranting Microsoft, in a bid to stem the rate of piracy of their software, has come up with the "Genuine Advantage" program. It allows you to check you 25 character key to determine if it is valid or not. They spend significant time and resources trying to keep up with Apple and the company […]

Snow Leopard to Release 28 August 2009!

mac os x,snow leopard,10.6 “It’s Here!” From Apple: Apple today announced that Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard will go on sale Friday, August 28 at Apple’s retail stores and Apple Authorized Resellers, and that Apple’s online store is now accepting pre-orders. Snow Leopard builds on a decade of OS X innovation and success with […]

Windows 7 Beta Started

microsoft,windows 7 beta,windows Microsoft has started the beta period for Windows 7, their next release of the Windows operating system. Hopefully, they will focus on speed and stability – both characteristics that seemed to be lacking in the DRM-laden Vista. Apparently, I’m not the only person interested in trying the beta. Enough people tried to […]