Monthly Archives: November 2008

Microsoft Releases First “Fix it for me” Knowledge Base Article

  Many Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) Articles have solutions that "could be" handled programatically. Well finally, Microsoft has begun to resolve some problems "automatically."   Microsoft’s first "Fix it for me" KB Article is for the common problem of the … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “StickySorter” Free Brainstorming Software

  StickySorter is an application for collaborative information organization tasks, like brainstorming, planning, and affinity diagramming. While it uses the familiar paradigm of sticky notes as information elements, it’s not your typical sticky note application. StickySorter has a variety of … Continue reading

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Microsoft Updates Zune Software to Version 3.1

  Microsoft’s Zune Client Software version 3.1 update brings a handful of free games, a refresh to Zune Social and incremental improvements to the software.   Three New Games Additions: Checkers, Sudoku and Space Battle, plus a new multiplayer mode and … Continue reading

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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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