Category: Internet/Web

Could Your Computer Be Infected by Blackshades? 0

Could Your Computer Be Infected by Blackshades?

I recently saw Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf’s interview on CNN. She was among the half million people around the world who fell victim to the Blackshades malware, also known as “Creepware.” This malware...

How to Configure Your Windows Server to Use an External Time Source 0

How to Configure Your Windows Server to Use an External Time Source

Having the same time on all your Windows servers is extremely important. Microsoft Exchange, SQL Server, and Active Directory all rely on the Time Service (W32Time). The Kerberos authentication protocol in Windows also relies...

City of Seattle to develop an ultra high-speed fiber network 0

City of Seattle to develop an ultra high-speed fiber network

Seattle’s Mayor Mike McGinn just announced to the public that the City of Seattle will develop an ultra-fast broadband network. This is exciting news for both Seattle’s businesses and residents. The City of Seattle...

Maritime VSAT Connectivity Solution 0

Maritime VSAT Connectivity Solution

How do you connect to the rest of the world when you are out on the sea in the middle of nowhere? Well, vessels at sea can now operate as remote offices and enjoy...

List of Web Sites That are Inaccessible in Internet Explorer 8 0

List of Web Sites That are Inaccessible in Internet Explorer 8

Internet Explorer 8 (IE), which is the default browser in Windows 7,  has been reported by the general public as one of the most problematic versions of browser in years. People are reporting that...

General resources and tips for IT Pros 0

General resources and tips for IT Pros

My students are often looking for good technical resources and tools for troubleshooting. In general, here are my recommendations when it comes to looking for answers on the Web, especially if you are a...

Google Chrome is a Security Nightmare 0

Google Chrome is a Security Nightmare

You may have heard about Google’s new browser called Chrome. I thought about installing it so I can evaluate it. But then I thought about all the privacy violations that Google has been criticized...

Goodbye Google, Hello Live Search! 2

Goodbye Google, Hello Live Search!

In July I wrote an article Microsoft Surges with TechNet/MSDN Search. In that article I documented my observations, talked about some cool features and listed the areas that needed improvement. Microsoft has been making...