Steve Ballmer talking about Windows 7

Video: Steve Ballmer talking about Windows 7 at CES 2009 in Las Vegas:

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Hole in Adobe software allows free movie downloads

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A security hole in Adobe Systems Inc software, used to distribute movies and TV shows over the Internet, is giving users free access to record and copy from Amazon.com Inc’s video streaming service. The problem exposes online video content to the rampant piracy that plagued the music industry during the Napster […]

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Google Chrome Download

Google Chome (the new browser by Google) was officially launched! You can download it here. It looks great and the websites load so much faster. It still lacks a lot of features though, there’s much room for improvement.

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Firefox 3 Download. NOT!

The attempt to set a world record with the number of downloads for Firefox 3 today seems to have caused a crash to all Mozilla websites.

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CSS Naked Day for PayPal?

I guess someone made a mistake and deleted PayPal’s CSS file, as this is what I’m getting when trying to access the website in any browser:

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PayPal Error

I was just trying to login to PayPal and there it is! The PayPal homepage stayed like this for at least 10 minutes – I wonder how many people were affected by this. Screenshot:

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Weird Google AdSense Ad

I’m not sure if Google is testing new things or these are some special kind of ads only provided to certain publishers. I just saw a very weird AdSense ad on weirdomatic.com. Here’s a screenshot: The interesting thing was that you could only click the girl’s face and hands (on the laptop keyboard, as well […]

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Vista SP1 Targets Pirates

Microsoft has big plans in store for its Windows Vista operating system. The company released a release candidate version of Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows Vista in mid-November. SP1 is supposed to address a number of performance-related issues with Vista and includes a number of security update and bug fixes that have been rolled […]

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Microsoft’s Response to Piracy

Microsoft Corp. is pulling back from a system that disables programs on users’ computers if it suspects the software is pirated, opting instead for a gentler approach based on nagging alerts.Microsoft said late Monday it will roll out the new version of Windows Genuine Advantage with the first “service pack” for Windows Vista, due in […]

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PDF Ads

Yahoo! and Adobe are bringing pay-per-click ads to Adobe’s Portable Document Format so that publishers can serve up ads inside PDFs distributed on Web sites and over e-mail that are contextually relevant to the content. The text advertisements appear in a panel to the right of the content in the PDF and are subject matter […]

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