Entries by Pat d'Entremont

Stay Connected with a Blackberry

this great little gizmo from rim is incredibly small thats the thing but i cant get the gist of the alt and the shift that i don’t really bother with them I finally bit the bullet and got a Blackberry. To tell you the truth I’m not sure I need one all that much but being […]

Google Apps Offers Free Business Collaboration Software

Practically anyone over the age of eight knows what Google is. My older brother calls it “Googles” and George Bush calls it “The Google”. It’s a noun and a verb in both official languages (“I googled it”/”Je l’ai googlé”). The fact is it’s very well known indeed. When you think of Google you probably think […]

Product Review: The Little DVD Player That Could

One of the great things about having a technology column is that you get to play with cool toys. The latest one to cross my desk is an ultra-slim DVD reader/burner for people on the go. For a while now computers have been made without any diskette drive and many laptop computers come without a […]

Managing Your Desktop or Laptop Computer

A few months back I wrote an article about keeping computer networks safe and secure. Now it’s time to write about desktop computers. That shiny new piece of gear you just got for Christmas will be a source of frustration if you come to depend on it and it fails you. So here are some […]