Following widespread reporting about its refusal to allow access to Google Maps from IE, Google has done an about turn, perhaps figuring that a continued hard line will do them no good in public opinion. As reported by The Verge, they will be providing access to Google Maps via IE “soon”.  Their response to The Verge...

Microsoft Guru Paul Thurrott wrote a series of articles on how he would change Windows 8 (they can be found on his site ).  I thought I’d write one on how I would change the Desktop environment. Now I’m also taking into account that Microsoft isn’t going to bring the Start Menu back (which I agree with them). The...

ZDNET just posted a very interesting article about how the Windows hate is nothing new. The article talks about how Windows XP wasn’t well-accepted for the first few years of its life and how many clung on to Windows 98/2k and even ME. It’s hard to believe– accept I was one of the haters. I NEVER liked Windows XP. I...