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Installing Boxee on AppleTV – Your step by step guide

What is Boxee?
Boxee is a social media center that requires a Boxee user account.
With boxee you can play videos, music and pictures from your PC or from the Internet;

Think Hulu and Comedy Central streaming, playback of any video or music file anywhere on your network in virtually any file type and other A/V sources like …

How to setup Microsoft Internet Connection sharing between PCs using WinXP, wireless or wired

For Windows XP:
On the Host Computer(this is the computer that will be sharing the Internet)

Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
Click Network and Internet Connections, Click Network Connections.
Right-click the connection that you use to connect to the Internet. For example, if you connect to the Internet by using a modem, right-click the connection that you …

Asus EEE 901 review, portable – slow to start up

Asus (pronounced ‘Ah Soos’ – not that anyone really cares) has been continually releasing newer versions of the their ‘netbooks’ over the last last year.
We manage to get our hands on the 901 series running Windows XP Home Edition.
First the specifications:

Model: EEE 901
OS: XP Home
CPU: 900Mhz
Hard-drive: 16GB Solid State
Screen: 8″
Battery: 3-cell, 2.5 hours …

Microsoft Office 2007 – Picture Manager Activation Issue – Quick Fix

If you purchased an OEM edition of Microsoft Office 2007 with your latest PC. It more than likely came with a trial version of Office Professional. Once this trial expires, you may have noticed that your Picture Manager is no longer working like it should and Microsoft Activation Wizard is encouraging you …