The save XP campaign (update)

The beginning: I want to say first off that I DO NOT support peoples efforts to “save XP” from the fate all other legacy versions of Windows have succumbed to. I think it’s terrible that so many people fear or downright hate the idea moving on to Vista. I have tried to get it out of people why they hate Vista and every one I talk to (who actually give me an answer) say pretty much the same thing: “I don’t like the way [insert something here] looks”, “it does not support my devices” “I just like XP better, it is easier to use”. IMHO these aren’t very good reasons to completely shun an OS for. If you have reasons please post them in the comments, I would love to hear them. Be warned however I will not accept lame reasons, and also please explain your reasons in detail…

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Windows XP SP3 RTW delayed

Microsoft has delayed the release to web (RTW) of Windows XP Service Pack 3 saying “In the last few days, we have uncovered a compatibility issue between Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System (RMS) and SP3 both Windows XP and Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1). In order to make sure customers have the best possible experience, we have decided to delay releasing Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) to the web.”

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The first Mac clones ship (proof)

As some of you may have heard by now a company by the name of Psystar was claiming to have created the first modern Mac clone. There has been questions as to the fact that they could even produce the thing not to mention  questions if  the company  actually  was legit. Well today a video has come to life proving that the “Mac clone” is not only real but so is the company.

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Ubuntu 8.04 out today

The latest version of Ubuntu was launched today. I will be installing it the next time i reboot my desktop and will have screens and such…

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Windows XP SP3 RTM Download here!

Thats right I have the torrent! Get your XP SP3 RTM here (limited time only)

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Microsoft releases new Ultimate Extras

Today Microsoft finely releases more “Ultimate Extras”. Included are two new sound schemes: “Pearl” and “Glass” as well as a new content pack for DreamScene.

It was looking very bleak for the Ultimate Extras program for a while due to Microsoft’s uncertainty of the life of the program, maybe this is a sign of whats to come for the future of it. I sure am looking froward to what else they have in store for us Ultimate users (if anything).

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Windows XP SP3 hits RTM

After many a delay Microsoft announced today that Windows XP Service Pack 3 has been released to manufacturing (RTM). I say BFT!

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