Device Stage is a very idealistic concept which aims to simplify the way people interact with devices in Windows 7. Microsoft’s idea is to have one place for managing all your external devices and interacting with them. Unfortunaly hardware manufacturers need to develop drivers which actually take advantage of this feature. And so far, not many of them have done this.
This article explains what this feature is, how it works and how you can use it for the devices that actually work with it.
Device Stage – A Fun Way to Interact with Devices and Printers
Need to find your Windows 7 product key, but didn’t buy a computer with Windows 7 preinstalled? If you downloaded Windows 7 or purchased the retail version and lost the box, you can recover your product key using a free tool called Simple Keyfinder.
Find Windows 7 Product Key
If you use Greasemonkey, you can install a script that will show Rotten Tomatoes user ratings within IMDB results.
Add rottentomatoes.com script to IMDB
Love the concept behind the recycle bin in Windows? Delete a file and it goes to the trash instead of being permanently deleted just in case you didn’t mean to. Well, using iBin, you can create a recycle bin for your USB flash drive! Read on to learn more.
Create Recycle Bin for USB Flash Drive
ShowMeWhatsWrong is a very cool site that aims to help people create screen recordings of computer problems easily. Go to the site, type in your name and email and you’ll get a link that you send to a friend or family member who is having issues. They record a screen cast and you get an email to view. Easy as that.
Ever wonder who uses the Internet more: men or women? Or how often people use the Internet at home? Curious how many people have desktop computers vs laptops? It’s all in the State of the Internet by Focus.
State of the Internet 2009
MSNBC has compiled a list of truly hysterical Triumph moments.
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog
Managing browser bookmarks can be a pain if you frequently toggle between multiple browsers. Xmarks is a great tool that helps you do that with minimum effort. Read the post to know how it works and what are the benefits of using it.
How To Sync Bookmarks Across Different Browsers Using Xmarks
If you’re looking to make your Internet browsing more secure, one way could be to disable Meta Refresh. It’s an old option in Internet browsers that is now used more often for malicious purposes than what it was initially intended for. Read on to learn more.
Disable Meta Refresh in IE 8