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MS Internet Explorer 8.0 Released!

Call it coincidence or good timing, Microsoft finally released the latest version of Internet Explorer (IE 8). Boasting a number of new features like private browsing, better...

Tech Tips: Unsending Gmail

Are you the trigger-happy when sending email and sending email without even proof reading what you have written or worst placed the incorrect email address to a hate mail, then...

Firefox 3.1 Beta 3

With a cool code name, Firefox just released a Firefox 3.1 Beta 3. Yeah… Mozilla promises a better browser that is predecessor. The code name btw is Shiretoko.. cool huh?!...

Iphone OS 3.0

Call it major upgrade to the OS of the fanciest phone and music player on the planet. Apple recently announced that it added the copy-cut-and-paste feature to the Iphone OS 3.0...

Domain names

I have been planning to get my own domain name but I’m a bit apprehensive about this, since I don’t know what would happen or the benefits of getting my own domain...

Is Shareware a Freeware?

You all know that I’m a call boy.. err… call center agent.. Anyway, I got a case wherein a customer calls in asking for a free version of our software. So I...

OT: Goodbye Francis M. :(

Another Off Topic, but who cares.. this is my blog anyway.. Master rapper Francis Magalona a.k.a. Francis M passes away Friday, March 6, 2009. As I watched Eat Bulaga this...

Linux Adventure: Dilemma

It’s getting pretty bored now… I mean… really really bored… blogging and bored… probably not a good combination… ūüôĀ As I try to come up with...

SMTP, POP3 and IMAP

If you are using an email program like Apple Mail, Outlook, MS Outlook, Eudora Mail, ThunderBird Mail and IncrediMail, chances are you have setup these program using the SMTP,...

Phonetics

One of the most effective tool that a call center agent uses is the Phonetics. It’s hard enough to troubleshoot and determine the exact nature of the problem, what more when...

Smileys/Emoticons

Ok… who among us knows the exact origin of emoticons or smileys? Actually, emoticons and smileys are two different things. First, smileys are the yellow circles that has a...

Citibank Irate Caller

This is so wrong… I worked in a call center and never in my entire career have I encountered this kind of customer/caller. * Tsk!* Tsk!* Tsk!* I bet you already know what...

Tech Tips: How to remove Blogger Toolbar/Nav Bar?

So got your blogger up and running, all setup with the bells and whistles, but you have this annoying Blogger bar… what do you do? You try and remove it… ryt? anyway.....

Command Prompt or Command line: commandlinefu.com

For those people who didn’t have a chance of using PC DOS, yeah PC DOS not MS DOS.. that old.. old… old… old… I really mean JURASIC Operating system. It...

Tech News of the Week: 02/9/2009 – 02/14/2009

Ubuntu desktop apparently scares Microsoft Ubuntu is giving Microsoft run for their money, I for one as a linux user like this news, which means Linux is striding and improving...