Monthly Archives: January 2009

What Does 256 CPUs Look Like In Task Manager?

  An Intel employee posted a screenshot of the Windows task manager showing 256 cores running on Windows Server 2008 R2. Windows Server 2008 R2 uses the same kernel as Windows 7, which can now accommodate up to 256 processors. … Continue reading

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Virus alert about the Win32/Conficker.B worm

If your computer is infected with this worm, you may not experience any symptoms, or you may experience any of the following symptoms: Account lockout policies are being tripped. Automatic Updates, Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS), Windows Defender, and Error … Continue reading

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What’s new in Windows 7

  Extended battery life Performance improvements are about more than speed. For example, your laptop battery lasts longer with power-saving features, such as adaptive display brightness, which dims the display if you haven’t used your PC for a while.   … Continue reading

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Microsoft release new OS’s out to BETA

Windows 7 and server 2008 R2 Beta’s available on MSDN NOW!!!    Ive got it and im just installing it into Hyper V.    

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Windows 7 beta 1 is set to be released in January 2009

  For those of you waiting to get your hands on a copy of the upcoming version of Windows 7, it seems that beta 1 will be released on January 13 2009.   If you’ve seen some of the new … Continue reading

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