Archive for November, 2006

What is Windows Vista?

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

Windows Vista features buy

What the heck is Vista?
It’s a pretty name, but maybe not the most obvious. Just think of Vista as the next Windows. We had Windows 95, then Windows 98, then Windows Me, then Windows XP and now it’s Windows Vista.

Which version of Vista should I get?
For home users there are three Vista versions available: Home Basic, Home Premium and Ultimate. For games, Internet access and basic home networking and Media Center capability go for Home Premium—Home Basic is too watered-down for normal humans. Ultimate is the super-power-users’ Vista. This is for geeks like me and also folks who want to work from home and need the higher-end networking and security features to make their office computer managers happy.

Will my programs work on Vista? (more…)

Game consoles vie for nextgen supremacy

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2006

Microsoft, Nintendo could benefit from Sony’s price, production woes

ps3 vs xbox vs wii what to buy test benchmark

Once again, three major video game consoles are set to battle just as the holiday shopping season gets in gear. And just like the last round of console wars five years back, the players are Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo. (more…)

2006 Audi A3

Sunday, November 19th, 2006

High-quality motoring in a compact package.

2006 Audi A3 test drive review


The Audi A3 is a completely new vehicle for the U.S. market and is leading the way in establishing a new class of premium compact cars here. The A3 comes packed with technology and it boasts the sporty driving dynamics and high quality standards of a German sedan. (more…)


Saturday, November 18th, 2006

High-Definition Gaming and Entertainment System Now Available
Fans Line Up for Blocks to Be Among First Owners

playstation 3 ps3 launch

FOSTER CITY, Calif., November 17, 2006 – Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) today announced the launch of the much-anticipated PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) computer entertainment system, the company’s groundbreaking next generation computer entertainment system, for sale immediately in North America. In addition to the PS3 hardware, a software line up of more than 20 first- and third-party titles will be available at retailers nationwide. (more…)

Apple Teams Up With Air France, Continental, Delta, Emirates, KLM & United to Deliver iPod Integration

Friday, November 17th, 2006

Apple teams up with Air France, Continental, Delta, Emirates, KLM & United to Deliver iPod Integration

CUPERTINO, California—November 14, 2006—Apple® today announced it is teaming up with Air France, Continental, Delta, Emirates, KLM and United to deliver the first seamless integration between iPod® and in-flight entertainment systems. These six airlines will begin offering their passengers iPod seat connections which power and charge their iPods during flight and allow the video content on their iPods to be viewed on the seat back displays. (more…)