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...