Category Archives: Computers and Internet

SSOPA

Stop SOPA SOPA is a bill that Hollywood, the music industry, and others (Big Copyright) are lobbying congress to pass. This bill would allow extra-judicial actions to block web sites and payment processing for web sites that Big Copyright disagrees … Continue reading

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Alt+Tab Depth Inversion Bug

If you search the web for Alt Tab Bug you will find many reports of an annoying problem with the behavior of the Windows 7 Alt+Tab feature. Alt+Tab is used to cycle through the set of running programs in order … Continue reading

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Zune EULA Window Size Fail

Windows Update just asked me to install version 4.8 of the Zune software. Okay, fine. Then this license agreement came up:

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Remote Desktop Multimon – Just Kidding!

Remote Desktop is pretty cool technology – the ability to connect to a remote machine so seamlessly that you sometimes forget that the machine is remote is pretty amazing. However one thing has always been missing – multimon. As a … Continue reading

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Photo Tagging Update

My obsession with tagging people in my photos with Windows Live Photo Gallery (TM or ® or some-such I’m sure) has continued. I’ve now added 14,594 people tags to 9,511 photos (out of a total of 37,393 photos). There are … Continue reading

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Photo Tagging with Windows Live Photo Gallery

Microsoft’s Windows Live Photo Gallery beta was released June 2010 and I’ve found it quite addictive. It makes tagging people’s faces quite fun – almost a game. In the first eight days of using this new version I tagged 6310 … Continue reading

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