Up! – Volkswagen’s New 4-Door Electric Car

Volkswagen is working on a line of New Small Family (NSF) vehicles and the Up! is paving the way. This compact hatchback comes in both 3 and 5 door models that first came as a gas or natural gas powered car, but will be available in an electric version next year.¬† Just like with computers, … Continue reading “Up! – Volkswagen’s New 4-Door Electric Car”

BlackBerry Services Live Again

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) has said that all the services pertaining to BlackBerry, which were down since yesterday in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) owing to a technical glitch, are back again and running as usual. The widespread service outages were faced by BlackBerry users all over the world, including here in … Continue reading “BlackBerry Services Live Again”

Google retains most valuable brand ranking, Apple moves up to #2

Google have retained their numero uno status in the battle of the brands according to a London-based research firm, Brand Finance, while “innovative design, loyal consumer base and well-executed marketing activities” have bought Apple to the number two spot behind Google, overtaking¬†Microsoft, Wal-Mart, IBM, Bank of America and GE in the process. Google tops the … Continue reading “Google retains most valuable brand ranking, Apple moves up to #2”

Speed Up Windows XP

Speed Up Windows XP by Keeping the Operating System in Memory. One thing you can do to speed up Windows XP is to make sure that key operating system functions stay in memory. Memory (also called “RAM” for Random Access Memory) is much faster than the hard disk. Perform the following steps to boost your … Continue reading “Speed Up Windows XP”

Add Safe Mode to Boot Menu

Safe Mode is most commonly used for troubleshooting purposes. If you find yourself booting to safe mode often, you may find it helpful to include the option for safe mode in your boot menu. Below is a method you can use to save yourself from having to press F8 during startup to access Safe Mode: … Continue reading “Add Safe Mode to Boot Menu”