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Blackberry Utility – Jl Cmder

JL Cmder is a great free utility to allows you to do a lot more things with your Blackberry including the following from your pc

  • View Blackberry device Information
  • Get screenshots of the Blackberry
  • View the event log on the blackberry
  • Remove any corrupted files from the Blackberry that may be causing JVM Error’s
  • Wipe the Blackberry
  • Reset it to Factory settings

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January 29, 2009 Posted by | Blackberry | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Computeractive Magazine 6 Issues for 6p + Free USB Key £/€/$

Simple clear advice in plain english.

Issued every fortnight normally £1.79 per issue but by using the link below you can get six issues for 6p and a free USB Key

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This offer is open until 31st march 2009

January 22, 2009 Posted by | Computer Magazine Offers - 3 for £1 etc | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Microsoft Windows 7 – Useful Links


Now that the Windows 7 Beta has been out for while (come on Microsoft, it works, just get on and release it, don’t wait until August!). I thought I would just collect a few useful web links together to do with Windows 7 that you may find helpful

Microsoft Windows 7 – Product Site

This is the main Microsoft link for everything to do with Windows 7

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Microsoft Windows 7 Technical Library Roadmap

A great Windows 7 Resource from Microsoft

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Paul Thurrott’s Winsupersite

Paul’s site should be your fist port of call after Microsoft. His knowledge and experience of Windows is amazing

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Paul Thurrott on Windows Weekly

Paul discusses all things Windows and normally gives out a Windows tip (currently Windows 7) on his Weekly podcast on Leo Laporte’s Twit Network – Windows Weekly

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Tweaks and Enhancements for Windows 7

This is a great blog post with lots of tweaks and enhancements for Windows 7

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Windows 7 News

Catch up wth the latest news, rumours, screenshots and video’s on Windows 7 here

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Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows 7

This is a technical preview of Kaspersky’s Anti Virus program for Windows 7

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January 22, 2009 Posted by | Windows 7 | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Backup your Google Chrome settings

This is a handy tool for backing up your Google Chrome settings and bookmarks, if you need to transfer them to another pc or just rebuild your current one

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January 20, 2009 Posted by | Google Chrome | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Learn about WordPress


This is  a  great new resource for learning how to do things on WordPress

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January 20, 2009 Posted by | Technology TV/Web & Radio Shows, Training | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Find people on Social Networking sites – yoName


With so many social networking sites out there it can sometimes be difficult to find which social networking sites people use.

This handy search engine searches across blogs, and social networks

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January 16, 2009 Posted by | Security | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Can you run it? – Computer Games


If you are someone who plays computer games, it can be annoying when your computer just doesn’t meet the specification needed to be able to play the game.

With this website you can select a computer game from the list, the site will then check the specification of your pc and will show if you meet the minimum or recommended specification for the game.

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January 15, 2009 Posted by | General Software | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Watch BBC iPlayer on your PC or Ipod at any time

While the BBC iplayer is very good, it can be annoying that you can’t watch programs on an ipod or watch them again later on a Windows PC.

Well this is a great program which gets around this problem.

The authors website and program download can be found here

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January 6, 2009 Posted by | Graphics & Media, TV via the Internet | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment