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Windows 7 Install: How Much Ram, CPU, and Video do you Need?

I have been installing Windows 7 on every Computer I can get my hands on just to test how well it does.  I have to say I have been impressed.  At the lowest end so far I have installed it Read More

ReadyBooost and USB Flash to Make your Vista Faster

Windows ReadyBoost can use the storage space some devices Removable , such as USB flash drives , to speed up the computer. When you insert a device with this capacity, the dialog box Autoplay offers you the option to speed 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

PiratesOnline.com A slightly more Grown up ClubPenguin.com from Disney

Following the success of ClubPengiun.com Disney is Launching a Pirates of the Caribbean online game at PiratesOnline.com.  With 3d graphics and an actual download Pirates Online.com is closer to the Second Life.  The Pirates of the Caribbean Online Game may 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

Windows 98 Optimization Guide (Tricks Tips and Tweaks)

Windows 98 Optimization Guide: This tweak guide was written for advanced users. Smart users, who change one of these settings at a time, will find it useful… Those of you, who change all of these settings and then reboot, will Read More

Scale up with SQL Server 2005 / SQL Server 2008 – NUMA

This article is related to the NUMA (Non Uniform Memory Access) feature available with SQL Server. NUMA is a very useful feature to scale up the Server. Even before we discuss how SQL Server 2005 supports NUMA we have a Read More

Epidemiologists learn from World of Warcraft plague

Cory Doctorow: From Lancet’s Infectious Disease Journal, a paper from epidemiologists on modelling the spread of disease based on an accidental “plague” in World of Warcraft: A new villain, a winged serpent called Hakkar, originally designed as a challenge for Read More

Jay Kinney reviews Zeitgeist, the Movie

Mark Frauenfelder: For the last couple of months, Boing Boing readers have been emailing me about a two-hour documentary available on Google Video called Zeitgeist, the Movie. I finally got around to viewing it. In three parts, Zeitgeist (which has Read More

Jay Kinney reviews Zeitgeist, the Movie

Mark Frauenfelder: For the last couple of months, Boing Boing readers have been emailing me about a two-hour documentary available on Google Video called Zeitgeist, the Movie. I finally got around to viewing it. In three parts, Zeitgeist (which has Read More

Jay Kinney reviews Zeitgeist, the Movie

Mark Frauenfelder: For the last couple of months, Boing Boing readers have been emailing me about a two-hour documentary available on Google Video called Zeitgeist, the Movie. I finally got around to viewing it. In three parts, Zeitgeist (which has Read More