Vista Launch – Todays The Big Day

Well after five years of waiting Microsoft’s new operating system Vista will be hitting the streets with much fan fare and excitement. Though I doubt many people will be camping out like they did when Windows 95 was released, I am sure that some die-hards will be standing at the doors of retail outlets when…

Vista – Changes The Upgrade Game

Microsoft has quietly posted Knowledge Base Article # 930985 on their website, which states that “You cannot use an upgrade key to perform a clean installation of Windows Vista” Towards the bottom of the article it states that this applies to: “• Windows Vista Home Premium • Windows Vista Home Basic • Windows Vista Home…

Webroot – Blasts Microsoft – Vista – Defender – Live One Care

Well, Webroot the makers of Spy Sweeper software, didn’t pull any punches in their press release dated 1-25-07. “Webroot Software, Inc., a leading provider of security software for the consumer, enterprise and SME markets, today unveiled evidence of potentially ineffective blocking capabilities in Windows® Defender, slow definition updates, and weak anti–virus capabilities in the default…

Google – Virtual World Coming Soon – Rumor

Second Life move over. There might be a new kid on your block coming to every PC on the entire planet. Rumor’s once again are afloat that Google is planning their own virtual world game and are finishing up some of the final touches. Launch date could be as soon as mid-year as the search…

Revolution Health Care – Interesting Concept

AOL founder Steve Case has started a new service called Revolution Health Care at his new website located here. In his introduction letter, Mr. Case states that he fully became aware of the short comings of the health care system here in the U.S., when his brother was diagnosed with a brain tumor and he…

Dell – Taking Orders For Vista Computers

Dell started taking pre-orders for new desktop and laptop computers systems with Vista installed, late on Friday, but will not deliver any systems prior to the official launch of Vista. I went to the Dell web site to take a look at some of the systems they will be offering. It appears from a quick…

Google Plus BPL – Rumor

Another rumor with some teeth to it is that Google has not only provided monetary support for startups in the BPL field, but that Google may be considering a BPL future. BPL = Broadband over Power Lines. How it works. Basically it is a technology that has emerged which uses our power grid connected to…