Microsoft Update Quietly Installs Firefox Extension
I think the OP's point is like XP was Windows nt5.1 to Windows 2k's nt5.0 (hint, just an update) and that Windows7 is just an update to Windows Vista, that ME was just an update to Windows 98 osr2.5.
Ubuntu Download Speeds Beat Windows XP's
TCP/IP is not native to Windows. Windows has the translation overhead that Linux doesn't.
State Secrets Defense Rejected In Wiretapping Case
He can have their license to practice law reviewed by the state bar, and the bar can revoke their privilege to practice law.
If, as a lawyer, you piss off a Federal Judge by not doing what the court asks of you, that can be the penalty.
Google, Apple, Microsoft Sued Over File Preview
Take a look here
see the view of the virtual desktops on the top right?
KDE has had this feature since at least 98
and I think the beta's had even more.
Gregory Swartz just patented someone elses work
likely seen while working as a consultant in the working environments of his clients.
Interesting Uses For a USB LED Screen?
Have your fellow Idahoians been moving to California?
There seems to have been an increase of slow-drivers-that-won't-move-over here. Recently.
Reliable, Free Anti-Virus Software?
Add me to the chorus of Avast.
It simply works and works well.
Mandriva Joins Ubuntu With a Linux For Netbooks
Not true. While it doesn't have the penetration of Ubuntu, It's still consistently in the top six or seven downloaded from distrowatch.
It's way better than SuSE. I have The 2008 PowerPack, It includes LinDVD already set up, it has nVidia and ATI drivers avalable on install, it's the only distro that picked up my no name StarLogic 1680x1050 monitor and set the resolution correctly.
Mandriva is flat out slick.
IBM Leapfrogs Intel With 22nm Chips
Does this mean the Phenom will be produced on 22nm scale?
Could be a very interesting development in the AMD/Intel chip wars.