Monthly Archives: March 2008

Zonbu Notebook Computer

I have been watching Zonbu for about a year since the release of their initial desktop computer. Zonbu has recently begun shipping a notebook computer, which I also like watching the space of portable, low-cost, Linux-powered computers as well. Here is a complete comparison between… Continue reading

Response to Small Business Server 2008

I like to feature good, well-written comments to previous stories. The comment below is in response to the recent post about Small Business Server 2008. Hey, I’m on the SBS 2008 beta, and I thought I would share some comments. 1. Not Watered DownSBS 2008… Continue reading

Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 Announced

Microsoft has announced that their venerable Small Business Server line-up will be released later this year. According to a press release, Microsoft will be including one-year trial subscriptions to Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server Small Business Edition and the new Windows Live OneCare for… Continue reading

United States Postal Service Testing Recycling

Many of us are faced with the question of what to do with old electronics and accessories. The United States Postal Service is testing a free program in 1500 post offices to take your old electronics for free. The service is being provided through Clover… Continue reading

Jungledisk Online Backup

I have recently begun the search for a better backup system. I had been using a pair of external hard disk drives with goals of backup daily and always storing a backup off-site. To ensure security each backup was encrypted with TrueCrypt. This arrangement was… Continue reading

Enemy Emerges on Wednesday, March 12th

If you manage a network or a small business with computer-using employees your new enemy could be Hulu. Hulu is an Internet-based television streaming service that is set to debut to the public on March 12th. I have had a chance to try this service… Continue reading

Daylight Savings Time Reminder

We pointed this out last year, but the changes made to the Daylight Savings Time can still cause problems for you and your business this weekend. We posted many details and fixes last year. This month makes it officially one year for the Small Business… Continue reading

Man Saved From Staples Tech

I frequently hear and read alarming stories about victims of up-selling techs at big chain store repair services. This one has a happy ending.