Monthly Archives: March 2007

Interesting sites

Surfing around on the Internet, via other RSS feeds etc. I came across two interesting sites.   1. http://www.giveawayoftheday.com This site gives away free software, not shareware not crippleware, Totall Free stuff, I just downloaded ConceptDraw’s MindMap from them and it … Continue reading

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My personal Award for the month of March 07 to the most useless UI :-)

If there is one thing which is lacking in terms of ease of use on the internet it is the amazing User Interface designed by most web based solution providers.   Take the case of ICICI Direct supposedly one of … Continue reading

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Microsoft Announces “Beginner Developer Learning Center”

Microsoft Announces "Beginner Developer Learning Center"   Beginner Developer Learning Center is specifically targeted to beginning programmers (No experience or programming knowledge required). All lessons are organized into two development tracks:   Web Development for those interested in creating dynamic web … Continue reading

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When the Vista File explorer doesn’t work

Had those moments where you feel like throwing your computer away.   I’ve recently had one of those moments(actually a number of times) with the Vista File Explorer not working. Actually it worked but only partially which is even more frustrating. … Continue reading

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Windows Vista User Guide

Browsing on the net for a good Vista guide I came across this site, which might prove helpful for most Vista users who’re confused about the new interface and tools.   http://www.windowsvistauserguide.com/

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Defragmentation oversimplification

Oversimplification is the only word to describe the user interfacace of the new Vista Defragmenter. There are no details provided, see attached image. This is strange as I liked the earlier interface in XP which gave me some idea of … Continue reading

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Super Cool Sharepoint and Outlook Integration

I’d almost missed noticing this really cool integration feature between Sharepoint and Outlook. You can now Open, edit, and update files from a SharePoint site inside of outlook. This is   For example, you might be responding to e-mail and … Continue reading

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