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3 hrs ago | SBWire

Region-Free DVD Player BlazeDVD 7 Unveils Totally New and Easy-to-Use User Interface

BlazeVideo, a provider of innovative media solutions, launched an updated version of its No.


Related Topix: DVD Players, Science / Technology

7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

MixRadio, a music streaming service, to spin off from Microsoft

Unless Google or Amazon make a big marketing push, some analysts don't see Pandora losing its dominant position in music streaming.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Google, Marketing, Science / Technology

11 hrs ago | CRN

Cloud Startup AppZero Launches Promo To Jump-Start Windows Server 2003 Migrations

As the Windows XP migration bonanza fades, cloud startup AppZero isn't wasting any time getting its partners revved up for the next big channel opportunity: Microsoft's ending of support for Windows Server 2003.


Related Topix: AppZero, Microsoft, Startups, Andover, MA

16 hrs ago | BetaNews

Chromebook shipments continue to rise, Acer leads the way

Google's Chromebooks have been making inroads as of late. Many schools have been adopting the platform, and there have even been stories of businesses moving over after the death of Windows XP.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks

20 hrs ago |

Cyber IA

For more than 40 years, TASC has partnered with our customers toward one goal-the success of their missions.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, Science, Computer Science

Yesterday | The Code Project

WPF VB.Net Additional

This code demonstates what you can easily to add a additional button to WPF Window titlebar.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Mon Jul 21, 2014


A history of the Microsoft Flight Simulator franchise: the origins, the end, and a new beginning

With roots that stem back to the late 70's, Microsoft Flight Simulator has since garnered a relatively strong and loyal following, almost cult-like in fact.


Related Topix: Microsoft Flight, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Computers, Microsoft, Startups, IBM, Science / Technology

MSDN Blogs

RichEdit Plain-Text Controls

A Unicode plain-text editor appears to have a single set of character formatting properties for the entire text and a single set of paragraph formatting properties.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft Office, Computers

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: VMware Issues With Exchange DAG

When resolving issues with on-premises Exchange sometimes the issue may be directly within Exchange, other times the root cause may lie outside Exchange.


Related Topix: Blog News, Science / Technology, CPU


Still running Windows XP? Antivirus products put to the test

Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups


Chrome gets sharp after dumping 30-year-old Windows technology

Google last week said that it was finally ditching a 30-year-old technology to display fonts on Web pages in its Chrome browser for Windows.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Blog News, Science / Technology

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Plainfield School District to Sell Used Laptops, Desktops

Submitted by District 202: District 202 will sell surplus laptop and desktop computers to the community starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Plainfield North High School, 12005 S. 248th Ave. The event will continue until 4 p.m., or until all computers are sold, whichever comes first.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology


5 Strange Microsoft Products You Probably Never Knew Existed

You've probably seen quite a few Microsoft-branded computer accessories over the years, but here are five things that you might have missed.


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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Homeless in Vancouver: Old Presario is 'good enough' for Colin

I was in my car turning onto davie, when I saw you, you were wearing a white shirt with black stripes, you have dark hair.


Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Microsoft, Startups, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Recreational Vehicle, Safari, Science / Technology

Control Engineering

3D control room design console software

Winsted's WELS4 is a 3D software program designed to improve the interactivity and speed of control room design and its 3D interfaces allows viewing from any vertical or horizontal angle.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


July 2014 Oracle CPU: Java security problems persist

Oracle Corp.'s third quarterly Critical Patch Update of 2014 delivered fixes for a total 113 vulnerabilities across 13 of its product lines, including patches for a number of serious Java vulnerabilities that highlight the security risk of running Oracle's long-maligned software runtime environment.


Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Science / Technology

Logitech M510 an M325 Wireless Mice: The right fit for every hand and budget

A great wireless mouse doesn't have to cost a fortune. The Logitech M510 and M325 wireless mice offer all the features you need at budget friendly prices.


Related Topix: Mice, Keyboards, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 18, 2014


IT Teams: Step Away from The Update Disc

Operating systems don't seem to live as long as they used to. In April Microsoft ended support for Windows XP.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology

Small Business Trends

LinkedIn Acquires New Service, Microsoft Pulls Some Support

From new acquisitions to changes in support on important business products, there are big changes afoot affecting small businesses.


Related Topix: Social Software, Microsoft, Startups, Small Business, Personal Finance, Facebook, Science / Technology, Google


Google finally addresses years-old issues related to Chrome browser

Google is finally getting around to addressing a couple of nagging issues related to its Chrome web browser that have been plaguing users for years.


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


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