Getting around Windows Activation when Virtualizing

Scroll down to Setting up Automatic Activation to see the process if you are not interested in the background. Background When I first setup my VMware Server to run an existing Windows Install from a physical partition, I was asked to reactivate Windows XP before I could use it as a guest OS. All this […]

Researchers Contribute Climate Model to Study That Finds Some Winds Decreasing

Declining wind speeds in parts of the United States could impact more than the wind power industry, say Iowa State University climate researchers. Three Iowa State researchers contributed their expertise in modeling North America’s climate to a study to be published in the Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. The study – led by Sara […]

Firefox add-ons and extension for play in a Social Network

Flock is a browser which makes social networking more easier than ever bringing to you a host of tools to interact with different social networking websites. Firefox on the other hand is not social networking ready but can be easily converted into a social networking hub by using extensions and add-ons. In this post we […]

Use Google for Search MP3 and Download

Yes, that’s right. You can take everyone’s favorite all-purpose search engine and turn it into a web-crawling, MP3 ripping demon for you. The procedure itself isn’t as hard as you would think, either. First, a little bit of a primer on Google. The Search Engine itself has a bunch of extra bells and whistles beyond […]

Best Free Linux Book: Ubuntu Pocket Guide and Reference

Website www.ubuntupocketguide.com Author Keir Thomas Format PDF Pages 152 This book is a concise companion for everyday Ubuntu use. It provides a good grounding in getting to grips with the Ubuntu 8.04 and 8.10 distributions. Topics covered include: Installing & Configuring Ubuntu Learning how to use the desktop covering logging in, layout, virtual desktops, and […]

Top 100 sites of Apple and Mac

In business for over 25 years, Macintosh has made some incredible advances in the technology world. With all these changes, users can find it difficult to keep up. Professional Sites Although written by those heavily ensconced in the field of technology, these blogs will help everyone make the most of their computers, peripherals, and more. […]

A handful of Firefox tweaks that will double your browser speed

Firefox users take note: You need to do this. Now. As in, this instant. More savvy users are probably already familiar with editing Firefox’s configuration file but whether you’re a computer rookie or a seasoned veteran, Gnoted has issued a handful of tweaks that really get Firefox cooking. As much as we all love the […]