Showing 3 results for the month of September, 2008.

Google Chrome

I decided to try the Google Chrome web browser when it came out recently.  I’d been using Opera for a while and liked a number of things about.  Here’s a brief summary of my experiences with Chrome. It installed and configured itself very quickly. I really liked that it pulled all my favorites over from […]

Booting Windows XP from a USB Flash Drive

I’m pretty much a Windows Vista devotee at this point – I really like the user interface and overall user experience even with its warts.  However, this article caught my eye: How to install and run a FULL Windows XP from a USB drive How cool is that!  I might just have to try it.

Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack

I’ve been using Microsoft’s latest version of Office (2007) for quite some time now, but I frequently run into people using the previous version (2003) that cannot read the files I produce. With 2007, Microsoft changed the default format of the file to be based on XML for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. I like that […]