Monthly Archives: October 2008

Why is Windows the #1 operating system on the PC platform?

Published on: Author: Mike Hall 1 Comment

If you answer ‘because Microsoft forces the manufacturers to make us have it’, you are wrong. Microsoft Windows was a natural progression out of MS-DOS which IBM elected to have after something of a snub by Digital Research many years ago. It doesn’t matter that MS-DOS was not entirely new, having been morphed from QDOS… Continue reading Why is Windows the #1 operating system on the PC platform?

Security Update for OS Microsoft Windows?

Published on: Author: Mike Hall 1 Comment

Yet another feeble attempt to mess up my computer. In this e-mail, the creator/sender has not even tried to make it look like an official Microsoft message. These boys are getting lazy.. The reference in the e-mail text below is to this helpful update: virus Win32/Spy.Goldun.NDO trojan  I am sure that it works quite well,… Continue reading Security Update for OS Microsoft Windows?