According to Me. So Iâ€™m back just a day later with 7 more stories for you to check out. Of course, their importance depends a lot on how aligned your priorities are with mine, however even if youâ€™re from a different planet itâ€™s fun to â€˜throw caution to the windâ€™ sometimes..
Computers & Internet
Right, I’m not normally a Laptop person, mainly because I like my keyboards big and comfortable. But one can’t go on with life without saying something about Dell’s new Adamo. Claimed to be the World’s slimmest laptop, this really is the cool new laptop-kid on the block.
I needed a monitoring software to see when my CPU usage would cause a spike alongwith a noticeable drop in the free RAM. Although, I found a great many freeware and shareware options, very few met all the criteria I had in mind: should be freeware should be portable (no installation needed) should be as small as possible should have some customisable features It didn’t take me long to find, use and now recommend SysTrayMeter. It meets all the criteria set out above – weighing in at a measly 15 KB (That’s right!
Windows uses Print Spooling to store the print jobs (data sent to a printer) in a buffer, allowing the program that sent the data to the printer to resume its normal operation. Basically, it means that your Word Processor need not wait for the file to print before restoring control to the user. You’re free to work on the document while the printer keeps printing.
Normally, we delete our files and empty the recycle bin but that procedure doesn’t remove those files permanently. The traces are still there and can be recovered easily by using related applications. This can become a problem if you are using a computer with more than 1 user and your important files (which may include passwords, personal information, classified documents etc)Â can be at stake.
It’s Christmas today and if you still haven’t gotten into the Christmas mood, then here’s somethings to do today and for the rest of this week. 1. Download the Official Microsoft Christmas Theme for XP Way back in 2004, Microsoft released a Christmas theme.
A friend of mine informed me of a new venture that he along with a group of his friends have started. DonateYourPC.in is a unique platform to bring together Indian PC and Computer Peripheral donors with NGOs/Schools and people who need computers for education and empowerment.
In Apple releases new MacBook family, Dennis has covered some of the new features that the new MacBooks have to offer. As usual, the laptops look really stylish. The prices have been sharply dropped as well with entry prices at $1,299.
Microsoft signed a deal with Oil and Natural Gas Corporatiom Ltd. to deploy Microsoft Windows Vista over 18,000 computers. This makes ONGC the largest customer of Windows Vista in Asia.
Apple Computer today announced that the MacBook Desktop Computer will also be using Intel’s Core2Duo. This follows the announcement last month about the MacBook Pro laptops using the same processor. The new computers will start from $1099 ahead of the holiday season.