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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #405 on: September 11, 2007, 02:35:02 PM »
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« Reply #406 on: September 11, 2007, 11:49:32 PM »
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« Reply #407 on: September 17, 2007, 03:27:15 PM »
15 Undocumented Firefox Tips

You'll find a condensed version of this interesting article at:
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #410 on: September 20, 2007, 10:54:33 PM »
I can't this isn't the first time they have done this sort of thing, when you consider auto update slipping in a WGA update in as a critical update. Trustworthy computing, I think not.
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« Reply #411 on: September 21, 2007, 02:33:16 AM »
IBM Releases Office Desktop Software at No Charge to Foster Collaboration and Innovation
NEW YORK, September 18, 2007 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IBM Lotus Symphony, a suite of free software tools
for creating and sharing documents, spreadsheets and presentations.
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« Reply #412 on: September 21, 2007, 07:15:16 PM »
Vista forces reboots
Taking a closer look at Windows Vista

In a Technology Shakedown, ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind discovers a reboot feature in Microsoft's Vista operating system
that he doesn't like. The feature forces users to reboot their PCs with only a short warning before it happens.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #413 on: September 25, 2007, 03:27:04 AM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #415 on: September 26, 2007, 02:04:41 PM »
Not sure someone already posted about this, since the news is 2 days old now, but anyway...

Microsoft begins beta testing Vista service pack


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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #417 on: September 27, 2007, 04:32:09 AM »
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« Reply #418 on: September 27, 2007, 08:50:35 AM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #419 on: September 27, 2007, 01:13:12 PM »
It is already financially damaging to the hip pocket even before you even consider this. iPhone has just been released (or at least notified) in the UK and much the same it is only available from supplier (Carphone Warehouse) and with only one network.

The cost about £250 but here is the rub, Apple will get a percentage of the revenue from the calls during the longer contract term, this will no doubt be seen in higher than normal tarrifs/call charges. Thanks but no thanks.
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