Tech Thoughts Daily Net News – June 24, 2009

Window Tips: Windows 7 Shortcuts and More – Get your fresh tips here: Must-have Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts, XP backup tips, and jazzing up your Start menu.

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Use Reverse Integration to slipstream Windows Vista SP1 and SP2 – Slipstreaming is the process of integrating Microsoft Windows service packs, hot-fixes, language packs, drivers, or other OS components into one customized Windows install disk.

This Week’s Top 10 Spyware Threats – The Favorit Network is adware and it offers several ‘free” advertising-sponsored applications whose adware components open unsolicited, third-party advertising on users’ desktops in response to search queries performed on the web.

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Five Things I Like About Ubuntu Desktop Software and Five Things I Don’t Like – Ubuntu 9.04 works and it’s free, but is that enough? Not quite, according to this list of pros and cons.

Outlook update scam warning – Security experts have warned of a fake update for the Outlook email program that is actually a banking Trojan.

Social networks increasingly leading to questionable firings – The latest story involves two employees at a Houston’s restaurant who used a private, invitation-only forum on MySpace to complain about management and customers at the establishment.

10 ways to avoid viruses and Spyware – Oh, the deck is stacked. Don’t think for a minute it’s not. As a technology professional responsible for securing office networks, workstations, and servers from viruses, spyware, adware, Trojans, and other malware infections, I can tell you that the situation is only getting worse.

How To Run Windows Apps In Linux – Wine is an open source project that, on the face of it, seems to offer something wondrous: the ability to run Windows applications under Linux (or any other open source OS). It does this by attempting to recreate the Windows API layer in open source.

Top 10 Twitter Tips for Beginners – Ready to jump into Twitter, but don’t know how to get started? Follow these 10 tips and you’ll fit right in.

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