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CD and DVD Formats

On a daily basis I’m still asked about the different forms of blank disc available on the market and the differences between them. For this reason I thought this week we would look back at all the commonly available disc based media formats and the differences between them; from the humble CD to the more [...]

Wikipedia

Approximately a year and a half ago I took at look at the completely free online encyclopaedia Wikipedia which is kept alive by a combination of user contributions and donations. Back then I had only just discovered its existence and was instantly impressed by the huge amount of good quality reference material [...]

Windows XP Powertoys

Years ago I used remember downloading a suite of programs designed to allow Windows users to add functionality to their Operating System as well as alter more advanced settings not readily available so whilst searching for something to write about today I thought I’d check that these products were still available free of charge from [...]

MSN Messenger 6

I am still quite shocked at the number of people who don’t know about the existence of MSN Messenger which is built into many versions of Windows and also is freely available from https://messenger.msn.com. This handy little tool allows you to chat with people over the Internet, offering the spontaneity [...]

Easter Eggs

Going off on a slightly random tangent, this week I thought we could talk about Easter Eggs. Not of the chocolate gift variety we’ll all be receiving next month but rather an endearing name for a hidden piece of code that’s entered into an application at [...]