Ubuntu OS optimized for VMware

In this new age of virtualization it only seemed fit to announce that a slimmed down Ubuntu Server OS that is optimized for VMware is soon to be released. The news was published yesterday on “T...

Vitrite – useless but fun

Vitrite is a small application written in C that allows you to set window transparency on Windows 2000 and newer. You can also use it to force one window to stay on top which actually might be useful...

Introducing: Password Pond

Password pond allows you to quickly generate passwords using various options. Passwords can be generated using alphabets, numbers, special characters and a special user defined dictionary. Generated ...

Detect Unintended Memory Access

DUMA (Detect Unintended Memory Access) is an open-source library (under GNU General Public License) to detect buffer overruns and under-runs in C and C++ programs. This library is a fork of Buce Pere...

Symantec launches Norton AntiBot

Symantec Arms Consumers Against PC Hijackers with Norton AntiBot CUPERTINO, Calif. – July 17, 2007 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced the release of Norton AntiBot, the industry’s first ...

Microsoft the new #1 web server?

According to Netcraft it appears that Microsoft has been closing the gap between them and Apache over the last year and a half. This months web server survey reveals that Apache’s market share ...

SP3 for XP fixes 900 “errors”

Giant update for Windows XP is on its way! While previously denied by Microsoft, SP3 will be released sometime during the autumn. A test version released to a smaller group of beta testers reveals a ...

Software updates causing problems?

Sometimes when you upgrade your favourite applications/programs you discover that the previous version was actually doing what you wanted either faster, easier and/or better. So what do you do when y...

XP still favoured over Vista

Recent OS market share trends provided by Net Applications reveals that the IT community still favours XP over Vista. Only minor changes in OS’ used by Internet users are registered over the la...

Windows from 1.0 to Vista

Loved and hated, but still the most widely used operating system in the world. The little gallery below takes us through time from version 1.0 and up to the current version, Windows Vista.