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Don’t download Veohwebplayersetup.exe

Windows XP

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I did that on my XP running computer and Microsoft Security Essentials said it had the Open Candy advertising malware. I just deleted it and rebooting now. What a waste. Veoh came from a legitimate download site.

Well it’s been a week…. (via Something’s Awry…)

So far so good comes the report. It is almost a given if people give the Mac a try they like it. It is beautiful to use isn’t it?

Well it's been a week.... … Since I got my Mac mini. Yes, instantly I’ve sent some of you into a massive rage. How dare I buy myself anything Apple? Having been there myself many years ago, I  never ever thought I’d have lowered myself to purchasing a Mac. Until I did. Background It all started recently with the demise of my SSD – my homebuilt machine was getting annoying – stuff seemed to be failing or playing up left right and centre and I was fed up of taking the mac … Read More

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Digging deeper into Apples Time Capsule failure figures Technology guardian.co.uk

Digging deeper into Apples Time Capsule failure figures Technology guardian.co.uk. Too many failures to suggest relying on as a strategy. I would suggest external/internal hard drives instead and Mac OS X Server . What is your data worth?

Icons on the desktop? New or old idea?

The Picture Overflow at Kontraband – Page 14. I wondered about this as well. I don’t believe in icons on the desktop. That’s part of the reason I don’t like the iPad.

Mac 101: Using a scanner Mac OS X v10.6

iPad, iPhone, MacBook Pro

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Mac 101: Using a scanner Mac OS X v10.6. It has a link to a list of supported scanners from different vendors. Good instructions from Apple knowledge base.

 

How to record quick, easy screencast videos with Mac OSX

How to record quick, easy screencast videos with Mac OSX.  Nice instructions.  There are a variety of ways to do this goal.

Using a PS3 Controller on Windows 7 – DeviceMAG

Using a PS3 Controller on Windows 7 – DeviceMAG.  Nice instructions.  Isn’t it helpful that this is possible?

MobileMe: Supported system requirements

The new Action Center, which replaces Windows ...

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MobileMe: Supported system requirements.  Nice list of Operating systems that work.  Of course they prefer Windows 7 which is understandable.