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3 hrs ago | The Code Project

Query Assistant

The Query Assistant is a full application designed to make connecting to a database, executing queries, and exporting any results easier.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft Office, Microsoft, Startups

7 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Chinese officials seize Microsoft PCs, emails, financial info in antitrust probe

Regulators in China today said that they made sudden appearances at several Microsoft offices on Monday to gather evidence for an ongoing antitrust investigation, increasing the tension between the U.S. technology company and a government increasingly at odds with foreign firms.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, World News, China, Asia, Science / Technology, Microsoft Office, Marketing

11 hrs ago | Mashable

The Web Is Global, and Now There Are the Fonts to Prove It

If you mostly read English or other Romance or Germanic languages, you've been spoiled for choice with digital fonts.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Web Design, Arts

15 hrs ago | Linux Journal

Reglue: Opening Up the World to Deserving Kids, One Linux Computer at a Time

They say you never forget your first computer. For some of us, it was a Commodore 64 or an Apple IIe.


Related Topix: Computers, Family, Kids, Science / Technology, Home Listing, Home, PC

19 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Quo vadis? Cross-Platform App development - Part 1

There are lots and lots of Apps. In fact there are over a couple of million Apps including all of the major brands, Apple, Google, Blackberry, Microsoft with Apple at the top and Microsoft in the bottom.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, Google+, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Apple, Startups, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Ipad, iPhone

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

The TIWRI.COM Cloud Platform Enables Faster Online Publishing of User ...

Thanks to its ability to automate the development of user documentation, Dr.Explain has already won recognition of many software developers, researchers, engineers, and technical support specialists around the world.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Daily Caller

Windows 8 Died at Launch, Microsoft Moves on to Windows 9

A man uses the camera of a Nokia Lumia 820 smartphone as he poses in this photo illustration taken in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, September 3, 2013.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Cameras, Mice, Science / Technology, US News, Conservative Political News

PC World

Watch Doom being played on a hacked ATM

It's hard to make ATMs more thrilling then they already are, seeing as how they're designed to spit money at you.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

South China Morning Post

Microsoft China placed under official investigation as offices in four cities raided

The State Administration for Industry and Commerce sent its investigators to the company's offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu today for an official investigation.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, World News, China, Asia, Science / Technology

Finextra Research news

Doom on an ATM

The hack entails stripping down an NCR Personas ATM running Windows XP and the installation of custom software and controls.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Midrange-l mailing list

Re: Knowledge Center 'Hmmm.'

Windows 7 made it possible to have important manuals 2 mouse clicks away: pin Acrobat Reader to the Windows task bar, then pin the manuals to Acrobat Reader and voile: right click the Reader icon, select the manual and it's there.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Foray Into Linux

Apart from the Simplicity Linux I looked at nearly two years ago I have only used Linux run from a CD-ROM.


Related Topix: Open Source Software, Science / Technology, Linux, Ubuntu, Printers

[H]ard OCP

Microsoft Anti-Malware Support for XP Is Counting Down

Another nail in the coffin of Windows XP has entered its countdown phase. All Anti-malware updates for XP are scheduled to end next July.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

PC Mark Vantage

PCMark Vantage is the standard benchamrking performance test for the Windows Vista opertaing system.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU

Current (20140714) Windows Vista 32 bit updates part 3

This article is part three of three for Windows Vista 32 bit and one in a series in which I enumerate all current updates for Windows Vista and Windows 7. Part one is located here and is about installing Windows Vista, Service Packs 1 and 2, Internet Explorer 9, and DotNET.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups


Location based Dreamworks Dragons Adventure World Explorer for Windows mobile devices

Using some of that built in smartphone techin a game for kids. I'm Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear.


Related Topix: iPhone, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 24, 2014

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Save The Date - End of Exchange 2010 Mainstream, Windows 7 ...

In a little under 6 months, multiple products will experience a support life cycle change.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft Office

Windows IT Pro

Windows Server 2003 Migrations Stalled by Significant Bug, Hotfix Coming, Workaround Available

For those good and proactive server admins who are working hard to migrate Windows Server 2003 installations before the end of life deadline on July 14, 2015, you might want to hold off for a bit at least until Microsoft produces and releases a hotfix.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology

Government Computer News

By embracing SaaS , Milwaukee County refocuses on constituents

Milwaukee County in eastern Wisconsin covers over 1,190 square miles, encompassing the city of Milwaukee and 17 other smaller towns.


Related Topix: Milwaukee County, WI, Milwaukee, WI, Microsoft, Startups

Microsoft's Open Interoperability Gamble Rolls New Dice

After the 'new recipe' Coke flavoured reception that Windows 8 received and the death of Windows XP support, Microsoft is faced with an uphill struggle to garner credence for its new approach to openness and interoperability.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology, Skype, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Open Source Software, iPhone, Linux


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