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2010-04-17 10:05:00

A rootlet virus is causing some of the updates for Windows XP to not be installed on infected machines. The virus buries itself deep within the Windows Operating system to avoid detection.  Microsoft said it has taken action because similar updates issued in February made machines infected with the Alureon rootlet crash repeatedly. The most recent updates can determine if a system is compromised by the Alureon rootlet and halt installation. Once Alureon is present, it oversees net...

2010-04-15 08:00:00

ISLANDIA, N.Y., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CA, Inc. (Nasdaq: CA) today announced that it is delivering support for the deployment and management of the Microsoft® Windows® 7 operating system (OS). This new capability, provided within CA's proven IT Client Manager solution, is designed to help organizations to streamline the transition to Windows 7, increase productivity, reduce risk by providing for desktop security, maintain end-user...

2010-04-09 07:30:00

MILPITAS, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cermetek Microelectronics today announced the release of a new generation of iPower Monitor, the CH6650. The CH6650 operates without system host or user intervention. The CH6650 monitors 110 Volt or 220 Volt AC power and sends a stored Email message to all pre-programmed Email addresses any time power is interrupted or re-established. The CH6650 is an ideal solution for Facilities Chiefs, Property Managers and IT Administrators who face serious...

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2010-03-31 05:32:01

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced the release of an emergency patch for earlier versions of its Internet Explorer (IE) Web browser in an attempt to put a halt to a weakness which hackers were exploiting. "We recommend that customers install the update as soon as it is available," the US software titan said in a message posted Monday at its security response center website. "We have been monitoring this issue and have determined an out-of-band release is needed to protect customers." Microsoft...

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2010-03-11 06:20:00

Microsoft warned this week that hackers are targeting a weakness in earlier versions of its Internet Explorer (IE) Web browser software. The company said it is looking into a hole that cyber attackers are taking advantage of in IE 6 and IE 7 versions of the software. "At this time, we are aware of targeted attacks attempting to use this vulnerability," Microsoft said in an advisory posted along with a routine release of patches for Windows and Office software. "We will continue to monitor...

2010-03-10 10:35:00

NEW YORK, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As Windows 7 has proved to be quite the drastic improvement over Vista, creating a dual boot Windows 7 system with XP or Vista would be a better choice for those who are still not willing to give up Windows XP or Vista, yet are dying to try out Windows 7. The question is how to create a dual boot system with Windows 7, along with XP or Vista? People who have installed a dual boot system know it is not a difficult thing if you do know how to create a new...

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2010-03-09 09:50:00

Computer hard drive technology is about to change in a big way, and while the changes should be positive for consumers using state-of-the-art gear, experts believe it could cause problems for individuals using older user interfaces such as Windows XP. Early next year, all new hard drives manufactured will be switching to a new storage system dubbed "advanced format." These new HDDs will eschew the decades-old 512-byte blocks system for a 4k system, which should cut down on the amount of disc...

2010-03-09 06:35:00

TAMPA, Fla., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- IT professionals can look forward to a new set of Windows 7 training resources thanks to CBT Planet's upcoming releases. CBT Planet is finalizing five new courses covering Windows 7: Windows 7 Desktop, Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client, Updating Your Technology Knowledge of Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 7, Planning and Managing Windows 7 Desktop Deployments and Environments, and Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician. These...

2010-03-02 12:08:00

AACHEN, Germany, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainDistrict, GmbH, developer of sophisticated, easy-to-use financial planning software solutions, today announced the availability of its new BrainDistrict LifeAssets version 1.1 financial management application for Macintosh(R) and Windows platforms. This simple yet powerful planning tool lets users take control of their financial future by clearly laying out income, expenses, assets, and liabilities on a unique timeline interface and giving the...

2010-03-02 04:00:00

REDMOND, Wash., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that the Shop Direct Group has embraced the Windows 7 operating system to support its ambitious online growth plans for 2011. As the leader in store systems, business intelligence and digital marketing IT solutions for retail, Microsoft helps companies such as Shop Direct build their competitive position in today's challenging economic environment. (Logo:...


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HP Compaq TC1100
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Hp Compaq TC1100 is a tablet PC manufactured by Hewlett-Packard (HP) and the successor to the TC1000. This unit was discontinued at the end of 2005, and replaced by the TX1100US and TX1200US. The display of the TC1100 is a 10.4-inch LCD touchscreen. It has a detachable keyboard which can also be used like a lap top or it can be folded over and rested against the back of the tablet. It came with three different CPUs, a 1GHz, 1.1 Ghz, and a 1.2 Ghz. The 1.2 Ghz model had 2 MB L2...

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