Monthly Archives: October 2006

Microsoft Releases Windows Live Barcode to “Enlighten Your Mobile Life”

Microsoft Windows Live Barcode – OK this is too cool — you can create/save your own barcodes! "Find it time consuming to input long phrases on a handset’s tiny keyboard? Want to make full use of your handset? Try Windows Live Barcode. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Outlook Junk Email Reporting Tool to Help Combat SPAM

  Microsoft Junk Email Reporting Tool version 1.0 for Microsoft Office Outlook lets you directly report junk email to Microsoft and its affiliates for analysis to help Microsoft improve the effectiveness of their junk email filtering technologies. "The Junk Email Reporting … Continue reading

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Apple Releases iPod shuffle Reset Utility

  Apple’s iPod Shuffle Reset Utility resolves the following issues:   With the iPod shuffle switched on, pressing the Play button will cause amber and green LEDs to flash for a few seconds, and the unit will not play any music, … Continue reading

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Mozilla Releases Final 2.0 Version of Firefox

  Yesterday, a few blogs prematurely posted direct links to Firefox’s FTP site (only to annoy the Mozilla IT Group) — but the final "official" versions are available here! What’s New in Firefox 2?

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Microsoft Releases Windows Desktop Search 3.0

Windows Desktop Search 3.0 is the technology which enables instant search on your computer. It helps you to find, preview, and use your documents, e-mail, music, photos, and other items. The search engine in Windows Desktop Search 3.0 is a … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Updated Anti-Spyware Program “Windows Defender” (Version 1592)

  New features of Windows Defender Include: A redesigned and simplified user interface – Incorporating feedback from customers, the Windows Defender UI has been redesigned to make common tasks easier to accomplish with a warning system that adapts alert levels according … Continue reading

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Phishing, Vishing, and Simply Asking

  The "Hack Ur Friends Hotmail" website states they will hack your "friends" hotmail email address passwords. Of course, you shouldn’t be doing this (especially to your friends!)    Step one in this process is giving them YOUR email address … Continue reading

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