Author: ogwatermelon

Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 7

Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 7

Keyboard shortcuts are faster, easier, and more fluid than continuous mouse clicks, yet the real problem is figuring out what those shortcuts even are.  Microsoft has provided an article for Windows 7 that details...

Search giant

Search giant

ANALYSIS By Tim Weber Business editor, BBC News website After failing to buy Yahoo outright a year ago, Microsoft has now announced a search and advertising partnership with its former online rival. It’s an...

Microsoft and Yahoo seal web deal

Microsoft and Yahoo seal web deal

Yahoo and Microsoft have announced a long-rumoured internet search deal that will help the two companies take on chief rival Google. Microsoft’s search engine will power the Yahoo website and Yahoo will in turn...

First phase of testing

First phase of testing

The first part of my testing was on an HP 2133 netbook laptop.  The exact specs are as follows:   Processor:           VIA  C7-M 1200Mhz Memory:             2 GB 533Mhz DDR2 Hard drive:         Sata 120...

Windows 7 Bench testing

Windows 7 Bench testing

Today I read some interesting articles about Windows 7 and how it performed.  The articles were from PCWorld magazine and it says that Windows 7 narrowly out performs Windows Vista.  However the boot time is...