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
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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
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Microsoft Backs Up Website
Microsoft was ready for the mydoom hit it could have taken yesterday. Check out https://information.microsoft.com 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?
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Monday, February 02, 2004
Linux Keeps Windows 98 Around
News.com 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.
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