Monthly Archives: February 2008

Leap Year’s Day Post – Last Of The Month: Intel Motherboard D925XCV BIOS & Chipset Updates

Not so long ago, I had to do a Motherboard Bios & Chipset Driver update on my Medion PC to cure some ills with a memory upgrade.  This got me thinking – not so long ago (maybe a year ago) … Continue reading

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Gaming Coming To The Zune?! Microsoft’s XNA Team PR Blog Says YES!

A post from Microsoft’s XNA Team Blog has announced that the upcoming release of XNA Game Studio 3.0  will support development of games for Microsoft’s ZUNE portable media player (of which yours truly has the original 30gb black version). From … Continue reading

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In The Market For A Windows Mobile Based “Smart Phone”? Try These: Samsung SCH-i760, UTStarcom XV6800, HTC Tilt/HTC TyTN II/HTC Kaiser

I recently took the "cheap" plunge into the Windows Mobile based "Smart Phone" world, deciding upon the inexpensive Motorola Moto Q 9m entry-level unit.  While it does provide some fantastic features, including limited wireless options, it does NOT have true … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Samsung SH-S203N Black SATA 20X Lightscribe 2MB Cache DVD Burner Drive w/DVD-RAM Support

I just installed this OEM drive a few days ago.  Overall, this is a very good and economical drive ($29).  Just make sure you have an available SATA power plug and data plug/cable. Pros: [Comparing to my NEC ND-3540A] VERY … Continue reading

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My First “Smart Phone” – A Motorola Moto Q Music 9m, An Initial Review

I always felt like I could live without a "Smart Phone" because I have a Microsoft Zune and desktop & laptop computers, and AT&T Wi-Fi access at all their Hot-Spots.  So why would I need a phone to also do … Continue reading

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