Microsoft Launches Beta of New All-in-One Service for Consumers

April 20, 2008

Source: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2008/apr08/04-18albany.mspx

Group Product Manager Bryson Gordon discusses “Albany” – a new service to help consumers be more protected, productive and connected and to stay current with essential software and security updates.

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Firefox 2.0.0.14 released

April 17, 2008

Source: http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/2.0.0.14/releasenotes/

Firefox 2 is the next-generation release of the award-winning Firefox web browser from Mozilla.

These Release Notes cover what’s new, download and installation instructions, known issues and frequently asked questions for Firefox 2. Please read these notes and the bug filing instructions before reporting any bugs to Bugzilla. Read the rest of this entry »


Microsoft Announces New Support for Silverlight by Content Companies Worldwide

April 16, 2008

Source: Microsoft press release.

LAS VEGAS — April 14, 2008 — Today at the NAB Show 2008, Microsoft Corp. announced significant momentum for Microsoft Silverlight resulting from new customers adopting Silverlight to deliver richer, more interactive media experiences on the Web. Building on recent support from major content providers such as AOL and NBC Olympics.com on MSN, Microsoft announced new adoption of Silverlight by media and content companies worldwide, including Madison Square Garden (MSG) Interactive, Tencent, Abertis Telecom, Terra Networks Operations, SBSi, MNet and Yahoo! JAPAN. Read the rest of this entry »


Kubuntu 8.04 Beta Released

April 12, 2008

Source: HardyHeron/Beta/Kubuntu – Ubuntu Wiki

Kubuntu 8.04, the Hardy Heron, is the next release of Kubuntu, scheduled to be released towards the end of April 2008. This release will introduce the future of desktop computing by incorporating the new KDE 4 desktop as well as providing continued maintenance and support for the KDE 3.5 desktop. With the news concerning the release of the KDE 4 desktop, it was decided by Canonical that Kubuntu 8.04 would not be a Long Term Support (LTS) release.