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Windows Updates: When Should You Install Them?

Several of you noticed that I was not on Windows 7 SP1, and asked why. Besides not liking the background intelligent transfer service, or having my computer reboot in the middle of the night, I like do know that my Read More

CloudSleuth.Net Cloud Performance Tests Are Not Helpful In Enterprise Deployment Planning

www.cloudsleuth.net released a report about the fastest cloud platforms that is pretty much a waste of time to read. Jon Brodkin’s artictle on Ars Technica is an even bigger waste of time to read because he makes some claims that Read More

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

ZillionTV Dies Quietly Lays Off Nearly a Third of Its Staff

ZillionTV died Monday.  They may not admit it, but much like Akimbo still refuses to admit it is dead, ZillionTV just hasn’t crossed over, but it’s lying dead on the table.  Rallied by an overhyped Ben Silva, (overhyped is the 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

Accounting – Finance Jobs: How to Get a Job As A Accountant

Are you well organized, a self-starter, committed and most importantly experienced. Accounters are responsible for supporting the finance department staff accountants on a daily basis to help facilitate all finance and accounting processes, including project closes final billings, and the Read More

Microsoft Bing.com As a DecisionEngine.com, Wolf Ram as a Research Engine, TwitNit as a Realtime Engine

Remember the good old days when search was about mastering Boolean expressions so you could find what you want?  You could say you wanted “((bing OR kumo)) AND search) NOT crosby NOT bada” and get exactly the result you were Read More

Microsoft Bing vs. WolfRam vs. TwitNit.com What’s the Future of Search?

Microsoft is soon to announce/release Kumo/Bing.com a rebranding of Live.com Search.  While Microsoft has been trying to consolidate brands in to a single “Live.com” in order to get away from preconceptions it is rebranding at Microsoft Bing. Bing is really Read More

Padmasree Warrior and Vivek Kundra: Obama to “OutSource” Technology position to India, Almost

The First CTO of America is very likely to be born in India.  There are 2 candidates for the position, Padmasree Warrior, the chief technology officer of Silicon Valley networking giant Cisco Systems (CSCO), and Vivek Kundra, who holds the 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