File: November 2006

2006-11-29 :: David Sterry // Default
DocHawk for Blackberry

I recently had occassion to need a document viewer for the Blackberry so I went on a little search. I found a couple of options but decided on DocHawk for its simplicity and decent price. The way it works is you go into your mail app and choose a document attachment to send to the […]

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2006-11-17 :: David Sterry // Default
Get Office Free With OpenOffice

Software is a funny thing. It can be copied endlessly, which is great if you’re a consumer but if you’re selling software, it can be a nightmare. For example, what if you were a carpenter and built one redwood picnic table featuring beautiful inlays depicting scenes from Pee-Wee Herman’s Big Adventure. You delivered it to […]

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2006-11-05 :: David Sterry // Default
Dell PC Restore Command

Over the past 6 months I’ve run into a couple of brand new Dell machines that after running for a couple of hours, had this same problem. They both showed only the desktop with no icons and no Start menu/task bar. In each case, booting into safe mode worked but didn’t shed much light on […]

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