Monthly Archives: January 2007

RealPlayer 1.1 for Mobile Devices Supports RealVideo 9

  Mobile RealPlayer 1.1 Features:   Playback of RealAudio, RealVideo and 3GPP compliant content via streaming or download Seamless integration with the RealPlayer for PC to drag and drop MP3 and RealAudio files to devices Access to news, sports, movies, … Continue reading

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Microsoft Enhances Internet Explorer’s RSS with Pop-up Notification

Feeds Plus Add-on: While Outlook 2007 has RSS Feed Notification built-in, Microsoft’s RSS Team has released an unofficial add-on that notifies you if you have new RSS feeds to read.   –> Download RSS Feeds Plus <–

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Microsoft Makes Learning Office 2007 as Easy as Office 2003

I wish I had this when I began using Office 2007 a year ago! Learning "where" Microsoft placed familiar features drove me cRazY — but now it’s so easy with these new online resources. "These visual, interactive reference guides helps … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Rick Brewster Releases Paint.NET 3.0

  Rick Brewster’s Blog: It’s done! Thanks to everyone who’s given feedback and submitted bugs and suggestions, they have really helped improved the quality and stability of the program. Paint.NET is image and photo manipulation software designed to be used on … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Windows PowerShell Team Releases “Cheat Sheet”

  I’m a big fan of cheat sheets — so when the Windows PowerShell Team posts a two page "Cheat Sheet" it’s worth a look! –> PowerShell Cheat Sheet v1.00 (PDF) <–

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Microsoft Updates Backup & Restore Utility for Windows Vista

  Windows NT Backup – Restore Utility for restoring backups made on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 to computers running Windows Vista and Windows Server Codename "Longhorn"   NT Backup has been replaced in Windows Vista & Windows Server Codename "Longhorn" … Continue reading

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Microsoft Announces 5 More Years of Support for Windows XP Home & Media Center Editions

  PressPass: Microsoft has extended support for Windows XP Home & ws XP Media Center Editions. The new support life cycles include a total of five years of Mainstream Support (until April 2009) and five years of Extended Support; matching … Continue reading

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Microsoft Updates Live OneCare 1.5 for Windows Vista

  Microsoft’s Windows Live OneCare service has been upgraded to version 1.5 — now supporting Windows Vista. (Current OneCare users will automatically be prompted to upgrade.) Windows Live OneCare Features: Protection Plus Virus & SpywareFirewallPhishing Filter Performance Plus Remove Unnecessary … Continue reading

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Microsoft Updates “Portrait” Mobile Video Communication Software

  Microsoft Portrait Version 3.0 is a research prototype for mobile video communication delivers portrait-like video if users are in low bandwidths and displays full-color video if users are in broadband. In low bandwidths, portrait video possesses clearer shape, smoother … Continue reading

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Switch Search Engines and Help Save the World

  Microsoft asks: Searching for a way to help? You’ve found it! Until March 31, each time you use Windows "Click 4 the Cause" Live Search, Microsoft will contribute to, a UN agency-led campaign providing education and sports programs … Continue reading

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