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June 8th, 2006
Windows Live.com User Interface Update!

Check out the new screenshots of Live.com, Microsofts personalized homepage. It appears as though they have been working on spicing up the user interface.

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June 8th, 2006
Microsoft’s WGA System Phones Home

The latest update to Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA), an anti-piracy program, is calling home to Microscoft every day. This latest update will contact Microsoft regarding the authenticity of your Window's machine. If it is found to be pirated, they will deny you critical updates.

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June 7th, 2006
CNET Readers Give Reaction to Google Spreadsheet

CNET recently polled their readers to find out what they are thinking about Google's new web based spreadsheet program. There are mixed opinions all around with some readers ready to make a switch to Google's application, and others wondering why Google decided this was a good project to pursue. Some are completely satisfied with Microsoft's Excel and feel no need to use something different.

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June 7th, 2006
What do you want  your Firefox to do?

Those who are loyal to Firefox know the potential and usefulness of customizing Firefox with extensions. Those who are new to Firefox may not know the potential, or may not know which extension would be most useful to optimize their use.

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June 7th, 2006
Superman Meets Alienware!

Alienware has just released limited edition Superman machines! WithSuperman Returns in the theatres this summer, Alienware has released both a laptop and a desktop version of this themed machine. They are fully customizable! Also included is your very own certificate of authenticity and a Superman mouse pad.

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June 6th, 2006
iPod U2 Back for an Encore!

Is U2 really coming back for an encore edition of the iPod? They sure are! This U2 iPod is tricked out and even better than before! A red click wheel makes this iPod stand out from every other iPod, and with features like a color display and video capabilities, this is one special edition not to miss!

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June 5th, 2006
Microsoft Office 2007 Adds New Squiggly!

It appears as though Microsoft is coming to the rescue again! Not only will Microsoft Office have spell check with the red squiggly, and grammar check with the green squiggly, it was also have a new blue squiggly! The new blue squiggly is being labeled as contextual spelling check. This feature will check words with the context of the sentence to ensure that each word in the sentence makes sense.

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