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  • David Bowie – A Personal View

    A one man revolution I first became aware of David Bowie in the early 70s whilst serving the last three years of a twelve year boarding school sentence at the age of fourteen when, to have the album was a passport to popularity; a kind of currency if you like. Space Oddity came a little […]

  • BEWARE Windows Live Mail Patch KB3093594

    If you use Windows Live Mail to manage emails from an outlook.com or hotmail.com account you’ve probably recently received an email from Microsoft announcing forthcoming changes that will prevent the system from working properly and exhorting you to either install a patch (download link included) or upgrade to Windows 10 and use the new Universal […]

  • Bitdefender Offers Total Protection in a Box

    In today’s landscape of cyber fears and ways to protect ourselves against cyber intrusion, wouldn’t it be nice to see a “one size fits all type solution”. I am talking about a solution that would protect me from internet malware, identity theft and even maybe my own stupidity. Bitdefender has been around for some time now. The Romanian security […]

  • Google Image Search Just Got Better

    Looks like Google image search is getting even better. At least for your cell phones. Just this last Wednesday Google added a very cool feature to their image search which is long overdue. Now you can save photos to your browser instead of your gallery. This will save you from having to download them off […]

  • Yahoo Messenger 11.5 allows you to unsend messages… kinda

    There’s a ton of hype today about the new Yahoo Messenger app. Remember Yahoo Messenger? There’s a chance it was popular and then nonexistent before you were even born. I personally remember wondering if Y2K would affect Yahoo Messenger (then known as Yahoo Chat). Here though, I’m writing to discuss the most interesting and controversial […]

  • Anonymous set to take on ISIS in all out Cyberwar

    Following the horrendous attack on Paris in which 129 people were killed and many more injured, Anonymous, the infamous group of hacktivists, has declared all out cyberwar against ISIS. On Monday, Anonymous released a video announcing that the group would “launch the biggest operation ever” against Islamic State. According to a recent Tweet, Anonymous has […]

  • Sony Announces the Death of Betamax (Finally)

    Forty years after their introduction, Sony has announced that it will no longer produce Betamax tapes after March 2016.   Currently, the tapes are only produced and sold in Japan. Introduced in 1975, the Betamax format was on its way to becoming the industry standard until the appearance of JVC’s Video Home System (VHS) format a year […]

  • Domino’s Keeping It Hot

    You ever wonder how pizza delivery could get even better? Of course you have, everyone has at one time or another while eating that delicious pizza… (thought bubble: I wonder how technology can improve the way pizza is delivered to my door?) The main reason this popped into my head is because of the recent creation of Domino’s adding […]