Tagged: environments

Installing Windows 7 on Ubuntu 9.04 – TVazine 4

Installing Windows 7 on Ubuntu 9.04 – TVazine

VPC and VMWare are two great programs that allow me to do a lot. Windows, Linux and in some cases, Mac (although there are still legal issues with that). VPC is great because then you can have your computer loaded up with more than one Operating system and be able to get work done. I have installed Ubuntu on my Windows machines, but when I heard that Windows 7 will have a VPC-XP feature; I thought to myself – “Can XP be run in a Virtual environment within Ubuntu?” Then I thought even more – “Can Windows 7 run in...

Week in Tech History – 12-01-08 – QuickTime Launches 0

Week in Tech History – 12-01-08 – QuickTime Launches

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (6.1MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Brought to you by Gotomeeting. Go to Gotomeeting.com/techpodcasts for an Unlimited free trial. It was Dec. 2nd 1991 and Apple had thoughts of pushing video content on machines as they launched the Quicktime Application. Since then it’s gone through regular updates, including Quicktime 4, where it was introduced into the Windows environment. The newest version of Quicktime X (or Quicktime ten) will be coming out first quarter of 2009. Other events that happened this week – the applications for ability to bid on the 700 mHz...

This is Not Your Grandpa’s Computer – Geekazine Quickcast 0

This is Not Your Grandpa’s Computer – Geekazine Quickcast

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (3.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Online Meetings Made Easy. Try Gotomeeting FREE for 30 days! www.gotomeeting.com/techpodcasts Remember Dana Carvey on Saturday Night Live in the 80’s? During the “Weekend Update” he dressed up to look like an old man and sit there telling the Kids: “Back in my day…” He would always end the line with being bloody and beat up and “WEEEE LOVED IT!”. This week I was asked the question: Will the student now using a Mac be able to adapt to a PC environment in the workforce? I...

BYOC – Personal Computer As a Corporate Machine? 0

BYOC – Personal Computer As a Corporate Machine?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (3.0MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS As a consultant, I use my own equipment all the time. When I get to a specific client, sometimes I am asked to sign a waiver that states I will not take company data. I sign it because I am not going to ruin any relationship by walking out with secrets or customer lists. Data nowadays can be controlled. We at the Quickcast have talked about how that can happen many a time. However, the most important thing in a work environment is to make sure...

Vocalo Ep 15 – Drinking, Smoking, Alzheimers. 0

Vocalo Ep 15 – Drinking, Smoking, Alzheimers.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (6.0MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Hear the Radiocast Drinking, Smoking, Alzheimer’s – Facebook Privacy issue with Blockbuster Feature: What’s the big deal with Psystar?

Vocalo segment – 3-09-08, Is it Time for a Mac? 0

Vocalo segment – 3-09-08, Is it Time for a Mac?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (6.4MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Hear it here – http://vocalo.org/play/?playerID=14352 BBQ Robocop? Java for iPhone Ziff-Davis Bankrupcy Feature: Is it time to get a Mac?