My ASUS Eee PC 1000H Netbook and Windows Vista Experiences

Article amended (Dec 28, 08) to include a reference to a patched ACPI Driver from Hmmm, may be ya getting a Netbook for a pressie or had one for awhile and you’re thinking of firing up Vista or hanging in there for Windows 7, well here’s a quick summary of my Windows Vista setup…


Make sure you patch Internet Explorer

If you haven’t done so already then do make sure you have updated your system with all the latest updates and most notably updates for Internet Explorer by going to  For more information go to Cheers Dave


Victoria.NET Back to Basics – Sessions on WCF, WPF and WF – Monday Dec 15th

In case you missed this announcement from Mahesh…  Cheers Dave Monday 15th December 20085:30pm (Pizza and drinks served); 6pm (presentations start) Microsoft Theatre, Level 5, 4 Freshwater Place, Southbank Back to Basics – WCF, WPF and WF Over two years ago Microsoft introduced .NET 3.0 and with it, it’s four pillars  – Windows Communication Foundation…


Windows Live got a serious social makeover – see

If you thought that Windows Live was a bit of a yawn then you’ve not seen the latest incarnation,  it’s got way more integrated and socialized, added in concepts of social feeds, networks, sharing, update notifications etc, the networking has taken off like wildfire, so be in to win and get connected!!  Check out the…


Windows and Dell have joined (RED) to help eliminate AIDS in Africa

Just spotted this in twitterverse (thanks aussienick)  If you are looking for a new PC this Christmas then maybe this is a great place to start – and help fight AIDS in Africa.  Cheers Dave Check out Windows and Dell have joined (RED) to help eliminate AIDS in Africa. When you buy a Dell…