How the new Unibody Apple Macbooks are manufactured

While the world may be going through the worst recession in decades, you can still enjoy luxury and premium style thanks to Apple. Apple’s unibody manufacturing process is amazing, and makes you hate your non-Apple notebook as it doesn’t seem to get that much care during manufacturing. Apple has posted this video of the new 13″ Macbook being manufactured with some interesting comments by Jony …

New Color Calibration Settings in Windows 7

Windows 7 has introduced many new features that let the average joe customize the way he works more easily and efficiently. One of these new, but very less written about, features is the Display Color Calibration wizard. If you’ve used Windows Media Center before, you’ll be pleased to find it making its way to the Windows Control Panel. It’s very similar to the color calibration …

Windows 7 Beta has been leaked

As expected, Windows 7 Beta 1 has been leaked online as soon as it was given to TAP Partners, OEMs and the private testers. The leaked build is marked 7000.0.081212-1400 and is the Ultimate version again. For those of you who can’t wait to legally get it, here’s little hint for you: 7000.0.081212-1400_client_en-us_Ultimate-GB1CULFRE_EN_DVD.iso . As reported, there aren’t any noticeable changes in the Beta from …

Why Firefox 3.0.5 does not have the EULA anymore.

Just noticed Firefox updated to 3.0.5 on my Windows Vista installation. It consists of mainly stability improvements and security issues fixed. After the update installed, I saw an infobar appear right under the tabs which told me to check out my rights. Unluckily, I couldn’t capture that, and have been unable to make it reappear, but it’s interesting none the less, to read what the …

Hotmail listened, but when did they not?

I’ve read a lot across various blogs about how people don’t like the new Hotmail. What’s not to like in it? It’s fast, clean and has features. Oh, and yes, it’s a work in progress. Just because it didn’t carry the beta tag since it was started ( Hint: Gmail beta ), doesn’t mean that issues wont occur and that it wont need feedback to …

Windows 7 handles application hang ups without crashing them

If you find any application hanging up in Windows 7, you’ll get options like these. Windows 7 will really try to restore the program to a working condition without losing your data using the ‘Try to restore the program by canceling the non-responsive command’. Vista used to show an option to restart the hung application in place of this option. And before you think that …

More Game Rating Systems in Windows 7

Windows 7 build 6956 contains 10 game rating systems. Different games are rated differently for various regions and countries across the world, so a choice between the game rating systems provides a good way to control what your child should or shouldn’t play according to where you live. ESRB, the default selection, is the most well known rating system and while it should satisfy most …

ViO Video Mobile Converter by The Pirate Bay

The popular and controversial torrent tracker, The Pirate Bay has come out with a video converter named ViO. It converts virtually any video format file into a  compatible format for your iPod, iPhone, PSP, cell phone, PDA, Pocket PC or PMP. It can compress files up to 20% of their original size and claims  to convert media faster than any other tool available today.

Windows Live Freebies

Windows Live Freebies enhance your Messenger experience by providing free theme packs, emoticons, winks, messenger backgrounds and a desktop screensaver as well ( which wont run in messenger  though ). All of these are free, and monthly updates are promised on the site. So, get in the holiday mood by downloading exclusive content from Windows Live and celebrate like wild! Happy Holidays! Microsoft recently released …