Archive for the ‘Software’ Category

June 17th, 2008

Firefox 3 Download Mirrors

Get Firefox 3 from here and here if you can't get it from here.

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June 25th, 2007

What’s the Best Antivirus for Your PC?

After buying my HP desktop a few months ago, I've been scouring the Internet for antivirus programs that are compatible with Windows Vista. I use Active Virus Shield (AVS) for my laptop, so naturally I would install it on this new desktop. Unfortunately, at that time it wasn't ...

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September 3rd, 2006

What to Do When your PC is Damaged While Having it Repaired

About a year ago I had my PC repaired here in Davao City at Columbia Computers. The only problem it had was a faulty power source. Being the smart computer owner that I am, I took out my hard disk and connected it to my PC at work ...

Posted in Me, Opinion, Software, Tip of the Week | 4 Comments »

August 13th, 2006

Meebo, Wablet, Friendster MoBS

So I was just talking about the mysterious Filipino Web 2.0 undertaking Wablet and how it will give Meebo a run for its money (well, not really). Now comes Friendster MoBS, another web-based instant messaging platform that bears a frightening resemblance to Meebo's GUI. Except that in MoBS, your only ...

Posted in Friendster, Opinion, Software, Tech News, Web Apps | 3 Comments »

August 1st, 2006

Google Maps for Mobile

Google Maps for Mobile now has Real-time traffic reporting! How cool is that.

Posted in Gadgets, Google, Software, Tech News | No Comments »

July 29th, 2006

Google Talk Tries to be Spiffy

Google announced three new features to its instant messaging software, Google Talk: File Transfer 'Bout time. Its absence may have been the reason why many have stayed away from it. It's reported that only 44,000 were using Google Talk, or 1% of total market share -- way behind MSN Messenger ...

Posted in Google, Opinion, Software, Tech News, Yahoo! | 2 Comments »

July 13th, 2006

FireFox 2.0 Beta 1 Release

No hope for a 1.6? Hehe. Mozilla releases a full Beta release of their extremely popular browser, Firefox. Changes as quoted from the Beta Release website: Built in Phishing Protection. Search suggestions now appear with search history in the search box for Google, Yahoo! and Answers.com Changes to tabbed browsing behavior Ability to re-open accidentally ...

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