Archive for July, 2009

All kinds of Windows 7 info

I really like the new Microsoft operating system Windows 7.I think it will have a huge impact on usability and security for all who upgrade.It should also make it easier, from my standpoint, to administer and manage.I expect many fewer calls for support.A basic tour of Win 7 from Microsoft:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/products/tour Below are some links that […]

Windows 7 driver issues

Some of you have taken the jump to Windows 7.As a MS Technet subscriber, I am one of those who have been using it for some time.I believe it is the OS that Vista should have been. It takes security way beyond XP and usability way beyond Vista.But some have still had problems with drivers […]

Online TV and Movie viewing

Some of you may know what a fan I am of watching ‘on-demand’ content so I thought I’d pass this along.I love watching what I want when I want (ala tivo) and watching movies and shows online enables that nicely.Hulu now has a desktop application you can use with your media center or like an […]

Exernal Media Player

I was recently looking for another way to view my saved movie files.I have loads of movies saved on one of my PC’s that I actually used as a TV and work machine for many years.They are actaully high quality mpegs from a high-quality TV card in my PC.I have since copied most of them […]