Daily Archives: May 12, 2005
Some hackers don’t break into computers for mere fun and recognition any more, they’re motivated profit. Somewhere along the line, the war for control of your
computer shifted from fame to fortune.
Windows Secrets readers have spoken: Windows today is a convoluted mess of add-ons.
Power users have had enough. What follows are the best reader-submitted tips about clearing the gunk out of Windows and making it the OS you want it to be.
Mobile gadgets dominate this batch of reviews. Everything from gaming devices
to wireless mice to Wi-Fi detectors gets a look — and just in time for summer vacations.
The popular Firefox browser received a security upgrade, known as version
1.0.4, when the Mozilla Foundation released the new code on May 11. This upgrade closes a security hole that
could allow a hacker Web site to install software without a visitors’ knowledge or