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Friday, February 06, 2004

Microsoft Releases MyDoom (A,B) Worm Removal Tool

Download details: MyDoom (A,B) Worm Removal Tool for Windows XP and Windows 2000

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Starbucks Drinks Simplified

Every geek drinks coffee, right? If so, and you want to learn how not to look like a nerd, check out this great link run by a real Starbucks barista (coffee maker dude). Starbucks Drinks Simplified (kinda)

posted by Geek at 6:37 AM : Permalink :

Geeks Put the Unsavvy on Alert: Learn or Log Off

I can't remember how many times I have been asked to help with a tech support question from a friend or family member. I go out of my way not to advertise my services. The NY Times has a great article about technically savvy folks that are fed up with this type of support. Link: Geeks Put the Unsavvy on Alert: Learn or Log Off

posted by Geek at 6:08 AM : Permalink :

Thursday, February 05, 2004

Volunteer Created Encyclopedia

Wikipedia is an online reference site created by a group of volunteers. This is one of coolest use of the WIKI software I have seen.

posted by Geek at 5:58 AM : Permalink :

Wednesday, February 04, 2004

Ten Technologies That Refuse To Die

I bet you still use half these. Ten Technologies That Refuse To Die

posted by Geek at 9:09 PM : Permalink :

Microsoft Backs Up Website

Microsoft was ready for the mydoom hit it could have taken yesterday. Check out to see what they were ready to switch to.

posted by Geek at 4:33 AM : Permalink :

Tuesday, February 03, 2004

The Coming Search Wars

Microsoft is going to compete with Google for your search business. Who do you think will win?

posted by Geek at 6:03 AM : Permalink :

Monday, February 02, 2004

Linux Keeps Windows 98 Around has an interesting story about how competition from Linux is one of the main reasons that Microsoft decided to keep supporting older operating systems like Win98. I had not really thought about it from that perspective.

posted by Geek at 7:29 AM : Permalink :


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