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Network Backups Are Now Available at Chez Roo

January 29, 2011

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After replacing the old external drive with a shiny new network drive, the next step was obvious: network backups.  I was excited.  This was going to be a no-brainer.  Windows 7 offers a backup tool.  And that tool is quite good.  Too bad it doesn’t work with Windows 7 Home Premium.  Yes, you can backup […]

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Windows Weekend

February 28, 2010

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I’ve been running Windows 7 since January of last year.  But over the past few weeks, I’ve been getting the notices that the Windows 7 release candidate that I was running would expire at the end of February.  So it was finally time to buy the upgrade licenses and installl the GA code. But over […]

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Chrome: More Than A Browser – Less Than A Desktop

November 21, 2009

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Take a look at the picture above.  What do you see? Here’s a quick summary: That’s Windows 7 running on my system. Yeah, it’s the release candidate as I haven’t upgraded to the GA version – yet. You see Tweetdeck. While I like other clients, I can’t quite swallow the Seesmic brew that includes Silverlight. […]

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