Monthly Archives: November 2008

Today Only: Free ZoneAlarm Pro Firewall Software Download

  To celebrate ZoneAlarm’s 15th birthday (anniversary?), CheckPoint Software is allowing FREE downloads of their ZoneAlarm Pro software! –> Download ZoneAlarm Pro (Thanks BetaNews)

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases Word 2007 BibWord Bibliography styles

  BibWord Extender Tool extends the possibilities for Word bibliography styles which were developed using the BibWord template. Using BibWord Extender the following extra variables can be added to a source: BibOrder: variable indicating the order of a source in a … Continue reading

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Windows Mobile Airline Boarding Passes Arrive at Airports

  TSA: Paperless Boarding Pass Pilot – The electronic boarding pass contains a two-dimensional (2-D) barcode encrypted with specific passenger information, such as the traveler’s name and flight information.   At the checkpoint, passengers present their cell phones or PDA … Continue reading

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Troublehsooting Adobe Flash for Windows Installations & Upgrades

  I’ve seen a slew of problems recently when attempting to install or upgrade Adobe’s Flash Player Plug-in and ActiveX Control. Here are the Six Steps to resolve these problems. STEP ONE: Verify Computer user permissions – installing ActiveX controls or plug-ins … Continue reading

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Microsoft and Marketing Expert John Jantsch Release Free Tips for Using Social Media to Grow a Small Business

  MICROSOFT: Free e-book "Let’s Talk: Social Media for Small Businesses" explains how entrepreneurs can use social media tools to connect with and expand their customer base. The book offers the following tips:   A Web site is priority one. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Blogger Releases Live Services / Live Mesh Desktop Wallpapers

  Microsoft’s Ori Amiga has released four of the Live Services / Live Mesh desktop wallpapers used at this year’s PDC 2008 in Los Angeles. –> Download Windows Live Services Desktop Wallpapers Click Here for All Free Windows Vista Software

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases Windows Vista Aero Style Notepad Replacement

  AeroNotes is a full featured notepad alternative using the Aero Glass technology. Features:   Multi-line find & replace Standard file & edit text editor features Preference window for font settings Automatically remembers window size & location –> Download AeroNotes … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases “Fake Virus” Practical Joke

  Microsoft’s employees love to create practical jokes — from Mark Russinovich’s Windows XP’s BlueScreen of Death (BSOD) Screen Saver, to an April Fool’s Day Prank, and a Halloween Prank involving "dripping animated blood down a victim’s screen" FAKE VIRUS: Microsoft’s … Continue reading

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Blogger Releases “Blue Badge” Tool to Unlock Windows 7 Beta Protected Features

  Rafael Rivera’s previous Windows 7 (build 6801) patch unabled the new Taskbar — now Rafael has upgraded his tool to include other hidden features such as gestures, panning, and Desktop Slideshow.   –> Download "Blue Badge" Windows 7 Patch

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Microsoft’s CodePlex Releases Updated Remote Desktop Client: Terminals

  Terminals is a secure, multi tab terminal services/remote desktop client. It uses Terminal Services ActiveX Client (mstscax.dll). The project started from the need of controlling multiple connections simultaneously. It is a complete replacement for the mstsc.exe (Terminal Services) client. … Continue reading

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