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BBC iPlayer to take on iTunes?

Hot on the heals of me bitchin’ about the Beeb (that’s a familiar term for the BBC, by the way) more news emerges on the BBC’s intentions of releasing an iTunes competitor. “The commercial arm of the BBC said its iPlayer will give British Web surfers a seven-day online opportunity to view BBC shows they […]

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Entertainment Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology Usability

Microsoft hone their Windows Home Server

Just as Apple role out their Apple TV set-top box, Microsoft busy themselves with a similar, if not more wide-reaching and wide-ranging product. Enter the Windows Home Server. Now, I’ve never been a big fan of Microsoft’s naming convention, or a fan of Microsoft full stop – with the exception of Microsoft Office for Mac, […]

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Communication Microsoft Software & Hardware Technology Usability

All fingers and thumbs

“Jay Leno did a text off between two text messengers and two Morse coders (Here’s a video in Microsoft Windows Media format). The Morse coders handily beat the young whippersnappers with time to spare .. It might be a fun phone app to make a Morse code messenger, if you kept your headset in and […]