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    Joost launches

    Joost, the impeccably pedigreed, funded, and hyped Internet TV platform is releasing its software to the general public on Monday. Joost is seeing 50,000 beta downloads per week, and with open access hopes to receive between two million and three million users by the end of the year (for this […]

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    WordPress 2.3

    We heard last week that WordPress would be launching a new release today. Well, it‘s here. Tagging and tag clouds are now available for WordPress bloggers. There‘s also the new update notification feature that lets you know when there‘s a new release for WordPress, or when any other plug-ins you […]

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    Skype malware

    Another bout of complications has plagued Skype. A worm has been detected, and it‘s only affecting Windows Skype users. The virus is being spread by a link that appears in a chat message, asking you to click on a web link. This directs to a page that asks you to […]

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    WordPress 2.2.3 released

    WordPress has released version 2.2.3. This is a security and bug fix for the 2.2.x branch not the new (to be released later this month) 2.3 If you are looking for whats changed or was effected you can see the bug reports this addresses here. They also provide what files […]

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    Firefox surpasses 400 million downloads

    The unstoppable machine that is Firefox appears to have surpassed 400 million downloads according to the Spread Firefox site. This number should not be confused with actual installs, but is an impressive figure nonetheless. It wasn‘t that long ago that Microsoft‘s Internet Explorer had a stranglehold on the the web […]

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    Skype comes out of the dark

    Skype was back up and running on Saturday, but the question remains if this week‘s outage will have a lasting effect on the confidence people place in the service. Will anyone feel comfortable using Skype as their primary voice communications tool if a multi-day outage is possible? Villu Arak of […]

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    Thunderbird release

    Mozilla released the latest build of their popular mail client today. Beta Marker reports: Mozilla Thunderbird is a redesign of the Mozilla mail component. The goal is to produce a cross platform stand alone mail application using the XUL user interface language. The intended customer is someone who uses Mozilla […]

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    Skype 3.1.0.152 for Windows

    Skype recently releashed the latest update for their popular VOIP chat client. So far its the best video conferencing software I have come across. Although I’m still not 100% happy with the quality of the video and audio. I guess our local pipes are to blame. For those of you […]

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