Sound Bytes Podcast is back!

Well it has been a little over a three month since their original Podcast server bit the dust. But I am happy to welcome back the Sound Bytes Podcast, and now I have two months of shows to catch up on. Thanks guys! For anybody not familure with the Sound…

Cell Phone USB Modem Driver for Windows Vista

When Windows Vista first came out nearly 3 months ago, I had a difficult time getting my XV-6700 PDA Phone from Verizon to connect to my laptop as a CDMA Modem. After much searching and reading of Microsoft KB articles I realized this driver had been floating around the Smartphone…

The Evolution of a Programmer

I just found this today out on the net, it seems to have many forms so the author is Anonymous. High School/Jr.High 10 PRINT "HELLO WORLD" 20 END First year in College program Hello(input, output) begin writeln('Hello World') end. Senior year in College (defun hello (print…

Understand C#: Proper use IDisposable and using keyword

The System.IDisposable interface is a very useful interface to understand if you are concerned about performance in your application. Microsoft says the following about the IDisposable interface: The garbage collector automatically releases the memory allocated to a managed object when that object is no longer used, however, it is…

Remove Updater5 from My Documents Folder

Well I finally figured out how to remove the Updater5 folder from your My Documents folder. I have written about this problem, as well as many other people, and now here is the solution for us anal retentive people that don't like our My Documents folder cluttered with application artifacts…

Virtual PC 2007 available for free download

Microsoft has made the full version of Virtual PC 2007 available for download from their web site. The program is supported on the following servers: Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86); Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition; Windows Vista Business; Windows Vista Business 64-bit edition; Windows Vista Enterprise; Windows…