Microsoft Releases Windows Vista Service Pack 2

Well it has been couple of days now but for all those who don’t know, here is the news. Microsoft has officially released the Windows Vista Service Pack 2 which can be downloaded in two ways depending upon your choice.

You can either download the complete package offline as a standalone package or just let your OS update it for you through the Windows Update. Continue reading “Microsoft Releases Windows Vista Service Pack 2”

Protect your Windows Computer from Conficker Worm

Many of you must have come across this new worm/virus named Conficker as of now. Those who have not come across Conficker so far, here are the details.

Security researchers have determined that the virus is expected to go “live” on April 1st, 2009, causing your computer to do bad things—but since the worm uses a P2P protocol it’s nearly impossible to identify the source.

What is Conficker worm?

The Conficker worm is a computer worm that can infect your computer and spread itself to other computers across a network Continue reading “Protect your Windows Computer from Conficker Worm”

Google Chrome in Beta Stage

I wonder if Google like the Beta logo a lot, but whatever is the case, the news is that recently Google has released a new version of Chrome browser thus marking the Google Chrome browser in beta stage again.

Gtalk is still in Beta stage and it would be interesting to find for how many days the Google Chrome remain in one but according to Google they are working on some feature that no other browser has by default. Continue reading “Google Chrome in Beta Stage”

Internet Explorer 8 is out on the Web

There had been going several developments in the Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 8 Beta for a long time now and it was finally released on the web to the general public recently.

Internet Explorer 8 works on Windows XP with SP2 or SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista (RTM), SP1 and SP2.

Features of Internet Explorer 8:

•    Accelerators: Accelerators allow users to browse faster by eliminating most of the clicks required to access desired content and services. Continue reading “Internet Explorer 8 is out on the Web”

Preview of iPhone 3.0 Software Update

On March 17, Apple unveiled details about iPhone OS 3.0 software and released the new iPhone Software Development Kit for developers. The update will be having more than 100 exciting features but you will have to wait till summer to get the new version.

Below are the major features of the new iPhone 3.0 software update:

•    iPhone will now be able to support cut, copy and paste that means you can copy text and pictures, then paste them in any application on the device. But if you want to undo paste then just shake the phone.

•    In-App purchasing: Developers will be able to charge the fee from within the application like for more levels of the game. Continue reading “Preview of iPhone 3.0 Software Update”