Writely is now available… Whither M$?

Google has now let people with gmail accounts log in! It’s good news, I’m already experimenting with the files, and trying some simpler stuff! It’s kind of powerful, and somewhat easier to use than some of the other offerings that are currently available online. I’ve included a screenshot to show stuff I’m working on, but …

Don’t promote M$ piracy, but WGA really pissed me off…

M$, you can’t tell your real customers that they have fake copies, you’ll just send them over the top. So in the public interest, until M$ repents on its intolerable lack of customer care, I will be posting this courtesy of… Microsoft “Genuine Advantage” cracked in 24h: window.g_sDisableWGACheck=’all’ AV sez, “This week, Microsoft started requiring …

Confusion M$arketing

It just confuses me. XP Home and Office, XP Pro 😛 I wonder what the real strategy behind it is (I know the must be one.) I don’t like to admit it, but I probably won’t get MS Money just because it’s a Microsoft product. I’m trying to break ties with MS not make them …

Works, why it sucks now, and why M$ is making it worse not better…

In reply to a posting on Forumosa.com It just confuses me. XP Home and Office, XP Pro 😛 I wonder what the real strategy behind it is (I know the must be one.) I don’t like to admit it, but I probably won’t get MS Money just because it’s a Microsoft product. I’m trying to …

Microsoft isn’t evil.

"But it is too powerful, and consumers are being harmed by it. They're limiting the available software, and charging us more and more for it." Great Tagline: Great website with lots of alternatives to M$ products! Worth checking out for whatever you want to use! Kenneth

Will Microsoft’s Strong Anti-Piracy Stand Drive People to Linux?

Will Microsoft's Strong Anti-Piracy Stand Drive People to Linux? by George Lunt Windows and Piracy Microsoft is due to release its new Vista operating system either toward the end of this year or at the beginning of next year. Will this new operating system be as successful as Microsoft's other offerings? Interesting discussion here because …

Microsoft Live! or Dead?

Well, I was quite surprised to receive an invitation to join Microsoft Live, but I was somewhat dismayed with the offering. I'm pretty sure it will go something like the way Hotmail has, MSNspace is, and pretty much all of M$ offerings, never mind the listbot website… etc, etc.   Here's the typical plan: Step …