July 03 2006

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How to disable or uninstall the pilot version of Microsoft Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications

 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/921914

help for turning off the WGA notifications, not tried by either of us so follow instructions carefully please

Opera 9 Web Browser

http://www.opera.com/

an alternative web browser to Internet Explorer, Netscape and Firefox: NOt Big. Inludes: IRC (Internet Relay Chat) and reportedly, a BitTorrent PErr to Peer cleint?


Internet Archive – Wayback Machine

http://www.archive.org/web/web.php

a way to look up your past data on the internet and ask for it to be removed?

The Ditty Bops 
http://www.dittybops.com/

a great group who appeared a few weeks ago in studio … nice fun site

 


ONLINE COMPUTER TALK SHOWS (live streaming)

http://www.kalnet.com/~ussrover/show.html

Michael called in with some questions and this link to his site about online computer talk shows including ZENTECH ! Thanks Michael

EWIDO antispyware software

http://free.grisoft.com/doc/5390/lng/us/tpl/v5#ewido-free

an alternative antispyware software to Spy Bot Search & Destroy and AdAware, this product has been purchased by the AVG folks and Paul & I really like it, more to come in the weeks ahead as we discover all it’s features

 

SmarterBroadband offers High Speed Broadband Wireless

http://www.smarterbroadband.com/

a local wireless broadband provider

Find wireless signals with Net Stumbler

http://www.netstumbler.com/

use this to see if there are any wireless signals running around your air space! 

Toast.net offers internet speed tests

http://performance.toast.net/

use this site to check your internet speed and compare it to other providers and types of service