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Check out Windows 3.1 in your browser!

Windows 3.1 was originally released on April 6, 1992, as a successor to Windows 3.0. Subsequent versions were released between 1992 and 1994 it  was superseded by Windows 95. During its lifespan, Windows 3.1 introduced various enhancements to the still […]

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APAC, China MVP Open Day 2010 at Microsoft India Development Center

Microsoft India Development Center (MSIDC) is one of Microsoft’s  largest development centers outside the headquarters in Redmond. Set up in 1998 by Srini Koppolu, Corporate Vice-President & Managing Director, along with a group of 20 people, MSIDC has grown over […]

Microsoft Search Engine Optimization Toolkit for websites

Microsoft has updated and released its free SEO or Search Engine Optimization Tool  called SEO Toolkit. This toolkit, works with Web sites supported by Microsoft’s Internet Information Services Web servers on Windows-based machines. Microsoft Search Engine Optimization Toolkit “The free […]

Windows 7 GodMode : Old wine in new bottle.

Suddenly we are hearing of this “God Mode” in Windows 7. We want to believe … believe in anything good about Windows 7. And Windows 7 has … gasp… a GodMode! I’m sorry to spoil the party but the so-called […]

2010 : Google New Year Logos

Every year Google features a special logo for the New Year, on its home-page. Here is the Google New Years logo for the current year 2010.

Google Coutdown Timer…an easter egg?

An Easter egg was discovered on Google’s homepage today. When the user visits Google.com, leaves the search box blank and clicks “I’m Feeling Lucky”, the user is prompted with a countdown timer.

Microsoft launches Windows 7 Test Drive website.

Microsoft has launched the Windows 7 Test Drive site. This site offers developers a chance to get first-hand experience in developing for Windows 7, even if they don’t have Windows 7 installed on their development environment.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit from Microsoft

The free  Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit Analyzer helps you increase traffic and visitors to your site, and as a result can increase the revenue you directly or indirectly make through your web-site. The SEO Toolkit Analyzer increases traffic to […]

Anatomy of a Fanboy & The Cult Of Mac

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines a Fanboy as “a person who is an enthusiastic devotee, such as of comics or movies” … or an OS or a video game console!!!

The Hidden 7’s In Windows 7.

In the recent video at Channel10 – Progression of the Iconic Background,  Larry Larsen talks to Denise Trabona to know about how the default Windows 7 background was designed.  And in the end the talk is about the Easter Eggs…

Steve Ballmer’s portrait in Blue Screen of Death mosaic

This is actually quite astounding! A reader has created a mosaic using 80 random Windows crash shots to portray Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. You can, on that website, click on the images to see them in greater detail. “The full […]

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Track Santa Claus with NoradSanta

Now this post is especially meant for the kids who want to know where Santa Claus is right now and who want to track him online. If you are reading this post, then I guess its that time of the […]

Comic : Google Chrome OS

Chrome OS is an open sourced Linux-based OS designed by Google. The operating system comes preinstalled in some select devices. Here is a comic from Joy of Tech. which takes a humorous look at Chrome OS.