Paying your car tax doesn’t have to mean long queues at the Post Office. We show you how to save stacks of time using the new online system.
If you’re away from home, say, on a business trip, perhaps out of the country, then it’s easy enough to get Windows Media Center to record your favourite programmes. But why wait until you get home to watch then? Install the free software package Orb and you can log on to your home PC from [...]
Download the original article from Windows Vista: The Official Magazine, Issue 1.(PDF Format, 697kb)Requires Adobe Reader. Alternatively, buy the issue here. Your kids want to use your PC. You want your kids to use your PC. But mixing sticky young fingers and inquisitive minds with cutting-edge consumer electronics can be like a school science experiment [...]
Download the original article from Windows Vista: The Official Magazine, Issue 1.(PDF Format, 697kb)Requires Adobe Reader. Alternatively, buy the issue here. In 2003, an economist named Edward Castranova calculated the approximate value of Norrath, the land players explore in the game Everquest. Money was, and still is, hard to come by in Norrath, so some [...]
Windows Vista is the most secure operating system Microsoft has ever produced. It does a lot to counter online menaces through the Windows Firewall and improved prevention of access to the core of the system. The Security Center has been improved, while User Account Control makes sure it’s you tinkering with your system, rather than [...]