FYI: Windows XP SP1 support ends on October 10, 2006

This from the Microsoft support pages on Windows XP SP1 support ending.   If you haven’t updated your system to Windows XP SP2, it’s a must have.   See these Top 10 reasons to upgrade to Windows XP SP2. Final customer notifications about the end of Windows XP SP1 and SP1a support Support for Microsoft Windows…

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Huh? Mary Jo Foley quotes corporate user: "Vista will NEVER run on a $1000 PC"

Mary Jo Foley has an article on eweek today… “I think Microsoft may have a tougher time making the business upgrade case than the home one for Vista. Here’s why. One enterprise user, who asked not to be named, recently posed an interesting question to me (via instant messaging), regarding how Microsoft is expecting to make…

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Test your Internet Connection Speed on MSN

MSN Tech & Gadgets (in conjunction with CNET) has a page set to test your internet connection on CNET’s Bandwidth Meter. Go to http://tech.msn.com/products/speedtest.aspx You can take the speed test and see just how fast your Internet connection is. Mine tests as better than a Full T1 by 5Kbps. ; )

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