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Companies and Technologies Microsoft And Google Should Invest In

If we just admit we are heading in to a technology Duopoly split between Microsoft and Google. Microsoft is the reigning king of the desktop, Office Automation, and all things local.  Google reigns over all things Net, Search, and Connected.  Read More

Interview with Expert Query Analyst Mark Condon

Mark Condon works as a Flash and Web Developer using PHP, and MySQL. Mark also does user interface work with JavaScript, and JavaScript libraries. He’s also developed a number of Facebook Applications in FBML, FBJS, and FBQL. Creating sites that Read More

TOE to TOE: KillerNic Vs. Alacritech’s 1000×1 Server and Storage Accelerator

I saw a BigFoot KillerNic (killernic.com) in the Microcenter the other day, and wondered how good it really was, so I bought it figuring if it sucked I could return it.  It did, and I did. I put the KillerNic Read More

Components In Vista you Can and Can’t Remove and Why

These Windows Vista Components are that are safe to remove, just make sure you know if you need them, or are going to use them.   ActiveX Installer ServiceDon’t removeIf you want flash updates and things of that nature to Read More

How to Install Helios Linux on PlayStation 3 (PS3)

Helios Linux is a free Linux OS for the PlayStation 3.  Helios Linux is designed to be a high performance PDF and Image server for Mac, Windows and Unix Web Clients.  The Playstation 3 makes a great platform for Helios Read More

Stage 2 for the Digerat Store

So Stage 1 was making the thing work at all, but Stage 2 is doing SEO to improve how it scores in search engines.  So I replaced all the Query based Category links with nicely formatted Search Friendly Human Readable Read More

Guide to Installing IPCop Firewall on Linux

This Guide will walk you through how to install a firewall on linux using IPCop   What is IPCop The IPCop project is a GNU/GPL open source project that offers an exceptional feature packed  stand alone firewall to the internet Read More

Download AIM 6.5 It sucks less than previous versions

Welcome to the future of instant messaging. AIM 6.5 lets you update your status, change the color of your Buddy List® window, play games with your buddies with QQ Games and so much more. Installing AIM 6.5 overwrites any AIM Read More

A How to Guide: Microsoft Windows Media Video 8, and DivX

A How to Guide: Microsoft Windows Media Video 8, and DivX By Brandon Wirtz bwirtz@griffin-digital.com This document has now been expanded in to a full fledged book and multimedia presentation.  To find out more visit my Digerat.com page here An Read More

Building Brandwidth in the Web 2.0 Economy, and the upcoming Web 3.0

The Fearless Leaders: Steve Jobs knows brandwidth. Apple is not competing with PC’s anymore. A PC is a tool, a Mac is a status symbol, and brandwidth is what got Apple to that designer label status. Steve Jobs was recently Read More

Building Brandwidth in an Internet Economy (Original)

In the days before Google your brand was measured by your .Com. Today your page rank at Google says a lot, but if someone will buy your T-shirt you know you have hit the big time. CitiBank gives its T-shirts Read More

Microsoft Delivers Silverlight 1.0, Extends Support to Linux (Microsoft)

Microsoft Delivers Silverlight 1.0, Extends Support to Linux  —  “Entertainment Tonight” HSN and World Wrestling Entertainment showcase new online experiences; more than 35 partners commit to Silverlight Partner Initiative.  —  Microsoft Corp. today released to the Web (RTW) Silverlight™ 1.0 Read More

Breaking: Microsoft Makes "Flashy" … (Andy Plesser/Beet.TV)

Breaking: Microsoft Makes “Flashy” Hollywood Debut with Silverlight……and Extends Support to Linux  —  Microsoft just released Silverlight 1.0, the cross-platform, cross-browser plug-in for streaming video, games and other multi-media content.  The company has a number of content partners … Source: Read More

Get the Adobe Flash Player 9 Beta with H.264 Support

Warning this is not an “easy” install.  In fact it is down right complex. Download the uninstaller Open the Windows Command Prompt ( Run > cmd ). Navigate to the directory where the uninstaller was downloaded. Run “uninstall_flash_player.exe /clean.” Then Read More

How Many Apple Engineers Does It Take to Change a Light Bulb?

How many Apple engineers does it take to change a light bulb?  7.  One to design the light bulb and Six to Market it. I heard this Joke on the Prairie Home Companion the other evening, and it resonated with Read More

What is TCP-IPv6?

It won’t make your PC faster. It is on by default in Vista. TCP-IP version 6 is available for Windows 2000 here and Linux here. What is it? Currently the Internet uses IP Version 4. Version 4 is great for Read More