AOL Charged With Blocking Opponents E-Mails

April 13, 2006

Quote From CNET (that sums it up):

update America Online on Wednesday apparently began blocking e-mail on its servers containing the Web address of a petition against the company’s upcoming certified-mail program, an issue the company called a “glitch.”

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Microsoft to Prevent Pirating on Vista

April 13, 2006

Microsoft plans to prevent pirating on Vista Aero graphics by having you make sure your not using a pirated version. To check this Microsoft use their Windows Genuine Advantage program. Although Microsoft noted that Vista’s Aero design will require a better system.

Read More: Vista Won’t Show Fancy Side To Pirates

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Google Has Lauched Its Calender Application

April 13, 2006

Google has lauched its calender application that can be accesed without a Google account. It allows you to save and search for your upcoming events. Google calender is expected to heat up the competition to higher level.

Link: Google unveils Web-based calendar app

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Linux Debian Project Has New Leader

April 12, 2006

After several weeks of voting and polling the Linux Debian Developer community has found their new leader, Anthony Towns. Towns, who is also the secretary industry body Linux Australlia, will take the post for a year on April 17th. Towns said that he will help Debian “increase its tempo” and told ZDNET in an interview that the biggest challenge will be coordinating Debian’s ongoing development.

Links: New Leader For Debian Project

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AMD Revenue UP

April 12, 2006

AMD is reporting practically double in this quarter than they did last year. First quarter earnings were $1.33 billion compared to $780 million last year at the same time.

Links to More Info: CNET and Techspot


Personal: WordPress Poll

April 12, 2006

Ever wanted to make just a minor change to your template on WordPress ? Well, if we get enough yesses on this poll and if you guys give them plenty of feedback mayb we could. Vote yes if you agree: WordPress Poll.

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IE Critical Patch

April 11, 2006

Microsoft released the “Mega Critical Patch” that fixes up 10 problems in IE (Internet Exploror). Two such problems fixed are a important problem in Outlook and a moderate problem in a component of Frontpage and Sharepoint.

More:IE Critical Patch Article

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