Category Archives: Windows

Now then… 

So, Nougat trickles outa India for the Lenovo owned Moto G with Oreo pencilled in for next year. SimpleNote scored a pretty important bug fix for their Linux clients. Android & iOS used to sync between each other fine, also … Continue reading

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Linux Compatible Wireless PCI Card

Tired of burning through your nano USB n 150 adaptors? Want a dual antenna 300 rated wireless PCI card with great Linux compatibility for your tower? Dual booting Win 7? Then look no further than the Monoprice PCI Wireless Lan … Continue reading

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Camp Redmond

As an example of Microsoft being relevant, they released an official Bing app for Firefox OS, kudos MS! I still use a Microsoft mouse & just bought a Xbox 360 controller as it works OTB with Steam client. People say … Continue reading

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Microsoft Comeback

Now then. Are you sitting comfortably? Then I’ll begin… A lot of Windows hate circulates with the Linux die hards, saying this will be the year of the Linux desktop & imagining Microsoft already fallen from grace. I predict a … Continue reading

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Caffeine For Windows

I demand parity from all my fleet & this little gem makes Win 7 sooo much more usable. Available since Win 98, who knew, huh?; http://www.zhornsoftware.co.uk/caffeine/

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Add Ext File System Access to Windows For Free!

http://www.paragon-software.com/home/extfs-windows/

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Mixxx

Have you always fancied yourself as a Dee Jay? Mixxx gives you everything you need to become a professional DJ (except talent and hard work). I’ve been playing with it & am pretty impressed!

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Overheating Talk Talk Supplied DSL-2640R

So then, my old Talk Talk router was kinda grumpy, refusing & dropping connections on a whim.  I’d go online with my laptop while my tower slept, resume from tower, no connection without rebooting router.  Having a guest stay, I’d be in … Continue reading

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iPhone 5 Madness

OK. People are entitled to like Apple, hell, I like Linux. But it’s provided at no cost to the user. I would not say it is “free” as clearly a lot of blood sweat & tears go into making it … Continue reading

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New Laptop

My shiny new ThinkPad Edge E325 is built & dispatched. What with a Corsair 60GB Force 3 SSD also in post, I have primed a USB key with Xubuntu 12.04 (LTS), as no optical drive, & await with excitement!!! Swapping … Continue reading

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