I previously wrote a post about deciding whether to upgrade from Windows Mobile 5 to Windows Mobile 6. It has now been a couple months that I have been exclusively running Windows Mobile 6 and here are a few follow-up thoughts… Battery Life In my previous article one of the 2 critical decision points was […]

I came across new Windows Mobile Applications today that I am trying out on my Palm Treo: Fring: Fring is an easy way to connect to all your social networking services. It supports Skype, MSN Messenger, ICQ, Google Talk, SIP, Twitter, AIM, and Yahoo, all over WiFi or your data plan. Most phones, most operating […]

A brief list of recently news/articles or sites that I have come across this past week: London Metropolitan Police will be implanting chipsin all police officers so administrators can monitor their movements. http://www.wxpnews.com/MK44BT/080415-Police-Chips Black Ink Project registration is now open. Free course hosted by Jeremy Palmer http://www.theblackinkproject.com/ Windows SP3 Release dates: April 21st for OEMs […]

Want a place where you can log your travels, map your trips, post your trip pictures and gain access to a wealth of useful information such as trip planning guides and packing lists? Okay, maybe you weren’t looking for all of that, but you can find it anyway at TRAVELLERSPOINT. This is a nice “Web […]


This touching video sends a strong, personal message given by an inspiring example of courage and faith during a very difficult time. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video

Microsoft has already begun hinting towards the release of Windows 7, the next version of Windows as the successor of Windows Vista, to potentially already be released in 2009! This obviously gets everyone excited, but does Microsoft really want to recreate the same hysteria about their next operating system while Windows Vista is still trying […]

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My apologizes to anyone who visited the Thinkworx blog in the last 24 hours. I woke up yesterday to find that the site had been hacked into with all pages displaying the image below. As far as I can tell the server hosting the site had been compromised, probably affecting all sites hosted on the […]

I didn’t realize the familiar and annoying sounds of Windows could sound so good… You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video

Hopefully I am not the only fool out there to have posted about Google’s public April Fools’ joke, Virgil! Apparently Google is historically known for their annual hoaxes. So a word of warning come next year…don’t believe any news on April 1st, even if it is on the Official Google Blog. So really, did anyone […]

If this wasn’t posted on the Official Google Blog I probably wouldn’t have believed it. Google is teaming up with Sir Richard Branson to form Virgle, the goal of which is the establishment of a permanent human settlement on Mars. If you ever dreamed of being a pioneer here is your chance. The adventure begins […]