In: Good Stuff11 Nov 2009
Microsoft is providing a free download of its Security Essentials suite for workstations running Windows XP and above. We’ve seen some piddly tools from MS before, such as their Malicious Software Removal Tool but this seems to be the real deal. via Lifehacker The release of Microsoft Security Essentials has changed the landscape of antivirus [...]
After a conversation with Jackie & Kristie at Mail Order, a question came up: what are the top 10 email readers? Craig found the stats below at Fingerprint (click the image for full size). I was not surprised to see Microsoft’s Outlook with the largest share, but I was shocked to see that Hotmail was [...]
I haven’t been able to install any Windows XP updates on my Parallels virtual machine since mid-November. I have no idea why. I continue to get the bubble notifying me that updates are ready to be installed, but installation always fails. Futhermore, we run WSUS so I shouldn’t have to do anything but be online [...]
On New Year’s Eve many users of Microsoft’s Zune started reporting their devices became frozen and unresponsive. This was quickly dubbed a mass suicide and the haters lined up to the left to poke fun of all the Microsoft users, who lined up to the right waiting for a fix. No fix yet, but MS [...]
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