Monthly Archives: April 2013

Freedom to Learn

By on April 30, 2013

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the tools available on computers that can help improve the education of kids, mostly because I have my own on its way. There are lots … read more →

Step Aside Siri, Google Has Arrived!

By on April 29, 2013

Google Now has officially landed on the iOS platform. Today (04-29-13), Google released its advanced predictive personal assistant to rival its major competitor Siri. The search feature was already found in Google’s … read more →

How to install IIS on Windows 7/ Vista

By on April 26, 2013

Want to install the IIS, or Internet Information Services, feature in Windows 7 or Vista? Here are the steps: Go to Control Panel and click on Programs and Features. Click on the … read more →

The End of One of the Most Popular Windows

By on April 23, 2013

If you’re reading this article on a Windows XP system then it’s time to upgrade. We have all come to love Windows XP, but Microsoft is now on its 8th version of … read more →

Customizing the Command Prompt Window

By on April 22, 2013

You can customize the Command Prompt window & the Windows Powershell window.  Note: This tutorial was written using Windows 8 Pro. It also works in Windows 7. First, open the Command Prompt. … read more →

Malwarebytes – Keep on Biting

By on April 18, 2013

You may be aware of the issue with Malwarebytes Anti Malware (MBAM) and the crashed systems it has left behind.  I’m a MBAM user and have been for years.  The programme is … read more →

Twitter’s effect on the Boston Blast situation

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After the bombings of the Marathon in Boston, news instantly spread on the social media network, with hundreds and thousands of tweets spreading like wildfire about everything related to it. And it … read more →

Google offers online afterlife feature

By on April 14, 2013

Recently, Google added a new feature to its repertoire of online services. Currently called “Account Management”, this new service allows a user to choose what happens to their information stored on Google’s … read more →

Which is the Right Virtualization Solution for you, VMware or Hyper-V?

By on April 8, 2013

You have a new project – to update a couple of outdated Servers. These servers are running Windows Server 2003, and they have a database server role configured on each one, and … read more →