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After installing VMWare 2.0 and VirtualBox 2.0.2 i wanted to make a comparison of both virtualization engines.
Introduction VirtualBox is a free and OpenSource alternative to VMWare.
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Windows 7 and Ubuntu, despite their opposing missions, can get along like best pals on a single computer.
Last week, I sent a note to my team with some of my favorite tips and apps for Nexus S, which features Android 2.3, Gingerbread . A lot of Googlers liked it, so we thought some of you might enjoy it as well. (Note: Many of the tips are specific to Android 2.3.)
There’s an 80/20 rule for software. 80% of people will use or get value from 20% of the features. Given that, what if you flipped the equation around and asked, what 20% more could I do or learn to be 80% more effective?
Dual booting Windows and Linux doesn't mean you have to maintain two separate sets of applications, preferences, and documents. With cross-platform, open-source applications like Firefox , Thunderbird and Pidgin , you can use the same apps with the same configuration automatically no matter what OS you've booted. Always access the most recent state of your Firefox browsing history, IM buddy list, Thunderbird address book, and more from Windows or Linux using a single-point-of-contact data partition.
The first partition we create will be for /boot.
For every freedom and convenience we enjoy in our digital lives, there are countless cyber do-badders looking for ways to exploit them.
This is a guest post by Mark Suster , a 2x entrepreneur turned VC.
Taking a smartphone out of the box for the first time can elicit a wide spectrum of emotions, starting with unadulterated excitement that can quickly devolve into panic, chaos, and confusion: what do you do now? How do you make it awesome?
If you're on Windows, need to use OS X, but don't want to buy or build a new computer , reader Bobby Patton shows us how to run Snow Leopard in a virtual machine on Windows with just a few tweaks.
Nothing can stand in for a good night's sleep. Today we're not going to show you how to scrape by with less sleep; instead, we're going to help you reboot your sleeping habits so you get the sleep you need (and deserve). Photo by groenmen .
Usenet is a wonderful service for finding and downloading digital media, giving you speed and reliability you won't find with other file-sharing options—like, say, BitTorrent. Here's a quick guide on setting up and getting started with Usenet. An Introduction to Usenet