Monthly Archives: April 2009

Microsoft Partners, F-Secure & Panda, Both Release Internet Security Software for Windows 7

  Microsoft Security software providers, F-Secure & Panda Security, have both released their Internet Security for Windows 7: F-Secure Internet Security Technology Preview provides complete protection against online threats with powerful detection and removal of all types of malicious software. Automatic … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s CodePlex Releases “Desktop Time Tracker” for Windows 7

  Desktop Time Tracker keeps track of time spent on your projects. It runs from your system tray and makes it easy to punch in-n-out and view total time(s) spent. –> Download Desktop Time Tracker Click Here for All Free … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Free “Office 2008 for Mac” 30 Day Trial

  Try Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac freely for 30 days and see for yourself why Microsoft Office sets the standard for productivity on the Mac. –> Download Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Trial

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First Windows 7 Hardware Sensor Development Kit Boards Now Available!

  BACKGROUND:  New to Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 7 is the Windows Sensor and Location platform; eenabling computers and applications to adapt to their current environment. With location sensors — including GPS devices, WWAN radios, and even triangulation technology — applications … Continue reading

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All Windows 7 Software Applications Will Also Support Windows 7 x64 Bit

While Microsoft will release the Alpha Version of Windows 7 Logo Testing Kit on April 14th– we already know a few of Microsoft’s official requirements! To qualify for the Windows 7 Logo, software must adhere to the following standards: Policies: … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases “AdBlockIE” Ad-Blocker for Internet Explorer 8

  AdblockIE is an ad blocker for Internet Explorer 8; inspired by Firefox’s Adblock and Noscript. AdblockIE blocks offsite JavaScript and filters images, Flash, and frames. (TechNet Recommended) Click Here for All Free Internet Explorer 8 Software & Resources

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Microsoft Blogger Updates Emaill Thread Compressor for Outlook 2007

  Microsoft TechNet blogger, Ewan Dalton, has updated his Email Thread Compressor Add-in for Outlook 2007.   Thread Compressor removes unnecessary emails, on the assumption that most people reply to mail and leave the original intact, so you could keep … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases “Paste As” Plugin for Windows Live Writer

  Paste As Plugin for Windows Live Writer makes it easier to copy formatted HTML and paste it into a WLW post as plain text. Another benefit is making it easier to paste raw HTML snips into a WLW post.  … Continue reading

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How to Upgrade Windows 7 Beta to Windows 7 Release Canditate

Microsoft’s Windows 7 Engineering Team has important information for Windows 7 Beta Users Upgrading to the (upcoming) Release Canditate. Bottom Line:   Upgrading from Windows Vista –> Windows 7 RC — No problem! Upgrading from Windows 7 Beta to Windows … Continue reading

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Free Russian Wallpapers for Windows 7 (If you dare)

  Two of my favorite Microsoft bloggers, Steve Clayton & Sarah Perez, are both recommending this set of 6 free wallpapers from the Russian localized version of Windows 7. "I" personally am not comfortable downloading copywritten wallpapers from Microsoft’s Russian version … Continue reading

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