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Interactive map of Linux Kernel

The Linux kernel is an operating system kernel used by the Linux family of Unix-like operating systems. It is one of the most complex & prominent examples of free & open source software. This Interactive Map of Linux Kernel gives […]

Windows 3.0 turns 20!

Windows 3.0 turned 20 on May 22nd, 2010! It was the third major release of Microsoft Windows, and became the first  successful version of Windows & a rival to Apple Macintosh & the Commodore Amiga on the GUI front.

Hotmail vs GMail – Feature Comparison Chart

Windows Live Hotmail is one of the world’s largest  e-mail providers  with more than  369 million active accounts, providing features for an efficient and clutter free inbox whether via the Web, a mobile phone or a PC.

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Giveaway: Microsoft Office 2010 licenses

Microsoft India has provided us with 2 licenses of Microsoft Office 2007 Home and Student Editions, which will be UPGRADABLE to Microsoft Office 2010, once it is released in June 2010.

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Windows Live Hotmail – Re-loaded!

Email has changed a lot over the last five years. These days, you’re getting more email than ever – email that often requires you to leave your inbox to complete an action; you’re getting bigger and bigger attachments; and you’re […]

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System Restore Points being deleted on reboot

Some users of Windows are reporting that Windows 7 deletes all system restore points on reboot. It could just be a possible bug, in an otherwise cool operating system. Says a user kanjigirl on Microsoft Answers: “I did a clean […]

A Guide To Fanboys & Fanboyism

You’ve heard stories about them. You may even have encountered one in the wild. Or in an Internet forum, where they commonly congregate and are notorious for their savage and often ill-thought-out verbal attacks on other fanboys and noobs. You […]

TheWindowsClub completes 1 year today!

Launched on 20th April 2009, TheWindowsClub.com (TWC) completes 1 year today! TWC was launched  2 years after WinVistaClub.com was launched, and I must say that it  has been an interesting and an eventful year!

Microsoft’s Guide to a Healthy Computing

This Healthy Computing Guide from Microsoft is designed to help you be more comfortable and productive while using your computer. It may also help you reduce your risk of experiencing painful and disabling injuries or disorders described in the following […]

Online Tag Cloud Wallpaper creator powered by Silverlight

Tagxedo is an Online Wallpaper creator powered by Silverlight. With it you can create Desktop Wallpapers using the Tag Clouds. Online Tag Cloud Wallpaper creator Tagxedo turns words, famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters, into […]

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Hotmail shuts Automatic Vacation Replies feature temporarily

Microsoft has decided to temporarily shut off the vacation replies feature in Windows Live Hotmail. This feature is especially useful to send replies to the mail you receive, automatically, when you are on a vacation or temporarily unavailable.

500 Internal Server Error on YouTube explained

World’s top video sharing website YouTube is reported to be down on occasions around the globe. At such times regular YouTube users complain of getting a continuous 500 Internal Server Error. Frequently, YouTube users face 500 Internal Server Error problem […]