1. --Lady in Red--

    What bands of notebooks are best choices on a budget?

    I need a laptop, but I am on a budget, what bands of notebooks are best choices. In the $400- $500 range or higher if you think I it worth it.
  2. N

    [Awesome!] Greetings

    Hello everyone, notebook is in the house and here to learn, anyone wants to teach?:glee:
  3. D

    iks for dummies

    trying to get back up to speed here.. (haven't watched tv shows except through laptop and monitor since everything went down a couple years ago. i did try out netflix for canada but it's not really up-to-date and doesn't work with linux, kids can access it through their xbox, for me it means...
  4. eloans1

    Messing With Old People

    I believe this is the best one, yet, for "not messing with old people." A lawyer and a senior citizen are sitting next to each other on a long flight. The lawyer is thinking that seniors are so dumb that he could get one over on them easily. So, the lawyer asks if the senior would like to...
  5. No Warranty

    [Tip:] How To Tell The Difference: Null Modem Or Straight Cable Determination

    The #1 loading problem is communication between PC and IRD. This is usually a serial and null modem cable problem. Null Modem cables look like straight serial cables and the only way you can tell the difference by looking is most Null Modem cables are marked with "NM" or "Null Modem". Some...
  6. No Warranty

    Look Out, Gamers!

    Look Out, Gamers! Alienware stunned countless gaming buffs earlier this year when the company withdrew its popular M15x gaming notebook and supplanted it with the somewhat smaller version, which was called M14x. Because of this, the raised a question that really needed some...
  7. the doctor

    Denis Leary: Laptops May Lead to Impotence

    'Laptops may lead to impotence.' Yay. I'm buying my daughter's boyfriend an Apple MacBook first thing tomorrow morning.
  8. No Warranty

    Dad...Please Cancel my Allowance

    My daughter just walked into the living room and said "Dad, cancel my allowance immediately, rent my room out, throw all my clothes out of the window, take my TV, and stereo, and iPhone, and iPod, and my laptop. Please take all of my jewelry to the Salvation Army or Cash Converters. Then sell...
  9. FTA Hacker

    4 simple steps to bulletproof laptop security

    Follow these tips, tools, and techniques to protect your Windows notebook against theft, intrusion, and data loss More...
  10. No Warranty

    The Growth of Cloud Computing

    The Growth of Cloud Computing No less than two years ago Cloud Computing was viewed as an unnecessary innovation that would never truly reach mainstream prominence. However, with companies such as Google rolling out a series of laptops based solely around the concept and more and more...
  11. FTA Hacker

    How to survive Black Hat and Defcon without getting hacked -- maybe

    Among the thousands of security experts at the Black Hat, Defcon and Security BSides conferences next week in Las Vegas, some will surely test whether they can break into nearby laptops, phones, networks -- even RFID-enabled room keys and credit cards. More...
  12. FTA Hacker

    IT security's scariest acronym: BYOD, bring your own device

    The torrent of smartphones and tablets entering companies has created some interesting challenges for security managers. The new devices introduce new operating systems, new development environments and new security risks, but no new control. The scariest acronym in security might well be...
  13. P

    VP 7021 and 4gigs ram with windows 7 x64 bit,driver?

    any one find a driver that works in 64bit?besides lowering the ram?this is the only usb box for my laptop,the skywalker1 doesnt seem to be availiable anymore?
  14. FTA Hacker

    Mobile security risks: comparing iOS to Android

    Calling an iPhone a phone is like calling Mount Everest a hill. Smart devices based on the iOS or Android mobile operating systems are powerful computers. They can run quite a few apps and increase the user's productivity, whether it's for personal or company use, or both. Unfortunately, these...
  15. 9

    SKY_1.09 in rare??

    can u please post SKY_1.09 in rare thanks!!!!
  16. FTA Hacker

    Marine reservist charged in 2010 military shootings

    (CNN) -- Federal authorities on Thursday charged a Marine reservist in connection with 2010 shootings at the Pentagon and the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Although he has been charged with only two shootings so far, the criminal complaint links him to three other shootings at military...
  17. No Warranty

    Syrian refugees stranded on Turkish border

    Istanbul (CNN) -- Hundreds of Syrian refugees were camping in the countryside Tuesday night, stranded a few hundreds yards away from the Turkish border after fleeing violence in the Syrian town of Jisr Al-Shugur. One of them, a woman named Um Ahmed, said she and her daughters have been stuck...
  18. No Warranty

    Source: Alleged Libya rape victim headed to Malta

    (CNN) -- The United States is deeply concerned about the well-being of Eman al-Obeidy, according to a State Department source, and worked closely with officials in Europe and Libya to get her safely out of the country. The same source said the U.S. is "prepared to provide whatever help and...
  19. No Warranty

    Al-Obeidy beaten before deportation?

    (CNN) -- The United States is "disappointed" by the expulsion by Qatar of Eman al-Obeidy to Libya, a decision that it said is a "breach of humanitarian norms." Al-Obeidy grabbed the world's attention this spring when she accused Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's security forces of gang-raping...
  20. No Warranty

    Qatar sends al-Obeidy back to Libya

    (CNN) -- Eman al-Obeidy, who grabbed the world's attention this spring when she accused Moammar Gadhafi's security forces of gang raping her, has been forced back to Libya, which she had fled in fear. Qatari authorities took her and her parents from a hotel in Doha, the capital, and forced them...