GeekSpeak for 2006-12-09

Firefox, Windows, and Optical Drive Rantings

Solar cells break the efficiency record, $100 laptops cost $1000, criminals recruit programming students, and the Danish call bunk on cell phone-linked cancer. The Geeks help callers with Firefox crashing, speeding up Windows XP, determining the amount of virus and spyware protection, OS X migration, and wiring a network.


! Some News Links

! Extra Links and Such
#! Figuring out what processes start with Windows:

  1. go to Start→Run and type “MSCONFIG
  2. Click the “Startup” tab. You can un-check things, but be careful if you are on a laptop.

!! IE in Firefox
Internet Explorer in Firefox, check out the [IE Tab Add-on|https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/1419/].