San Francisco Bound – FGS 2012 And More

It’s that time again, the wonderful land of San Francisco, and FGS 2012. I’ve got about 2 hours until I begin my trip out west, and I’m pretty excited to say the least. I’m a lot more prepared than I was last year, and I’m even bringing some friends too. I’ve got a lot of

Microsoft Office Standard Student and Teacher Edition 2003

Microsoft Office Standard Student and Teacher Edition 2003 – Software Publisher’s Description: With Microsoft Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003 you can work at home with the full versions of the latest Microsoft Office products to create the world’s most widely used documents, spreadsheets, and presentations–at a low price. You can even install the suite

QuickBooks Pro 2005 Financial Software

QuickBooks Pro 2005 Financial Software for Small Business – Software Publisher’s Description: QuickBooks Pro 2005 Financial Software for Small Business review:2 stars (Not User Friendly) – I am a finance profesional and found this product difficult to use, there is a lot of double entry and many simple task that are done the hard way,

Microsoft Streets and Trips 2005 And Microsoft Plus

Microsoft Streets and Trips 2005 – Software Publisher’s Description: Microsoft Streets and Trips 2005 review: 1 stars (Not an update from 2002) – I thought I’d update from my Streets and Trips 2002 since there are many newer subdivisions in my area that aren’t on the older version. However, they aren’t on the current version,

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004- A Century of Flight – Software Publisher’s Description: Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004: A Century of Flight review:5 stars (ms flight simulator 2004) – Just spoke to my 34 year old son, for whom I bought the simulator, and he said he was absolutely crazy about it. It’s his second flight simulator

PC-cillin Internet Security 2005

PC-cillin Internet Security 2005 [AntiVirus- Firewall- Spam- Spyware- Wi-Fi Patrol] – Software Publisher’s Description: PC-cillin Internet Security 2005 [AntiVirus, Firewall, Spam, Spyware, Wi-Fi Patrol] review: 5 stars (Great Product) – Before this product, I used Norton Internet Security 2005. It was a big resource hog. Now that I installed PC-Cillin, my computer is only running

ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred

ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred — Software Publisher’s Description: ScanSoft Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred review: 5 stars (This software is absolutely unbelievable!) – I installed the software this morning and went through the tutorials to learn how to use it, and I’m writing this review with it now (or should say it is writing it

Microsoft Money 2006 Deluxe

Microsoft Money 2006 Deluxe – Software Publisher’s Description: Microsoft Money 2006 Deluxe review:4 stars (Yawn!) – 1 – No difference that I can find over 2005. Funny thing is that I said this with my 2005 from 2004 version purchase! I guess I will never learn, I’m a sucker for the lastest and greatest Money

ATC Blitz Post Mortem

In June of 2011 I launched a game called ATC Blitz. I had this article half written in my drafts folder, and decided to finally push it out there – now that we have some data! After a long day of coding UI stuff for SteamBirds, I settled into bed and had a quick game

Bejeweled 2

Bejeweled 2 – Software Publisher’s Description: Bejeweled 2 review: 5 stars (Very Fun…) – This game is very fun, but after a while the game gets very boring and strains the eyes. However, I found myself playing the game for hours and the game is also addicting. The “endless” game is very fun and really

Adobe Photoshop Elements 3

Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 Windows – Software Publisher’s Description: Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0 Windows review:5 stars (Nobody does it better..) – The full Photoshop is the program that leads the pack for photo manipulations of any kind, and Elements 3.0 gives you a lot of what the full program offers. You will probably need one

Curse of the Pharoah

Do you keen on Curse of the Pharoah? Curse of the Pharoah: Napoleon’s Secret blends classic Hidden Object puzzles with Spot the Difference game play. The journey begins in Egypt in the ’30s. Follow intrepid archaeologist, Anna, while she unravels a mystery from Nefertiti all the way to Napoleon. Do you think you will be

QuickBooks Pro 2005

QuickBooks Pro 2005 – Software Publisher’s Description: QuickBooks Pro 2005 review:1 stars (Intuit leeches money out of small businesses) – Stay far, far away from QuickBooks. The “literally every year forever” charge for “tax table updates” is completely unethical – based on very simple numerical updates available in IRS Circular E, Intuit charges you (currently,

Norton AntiVirus 2005 – Single User

Norton AntiVirus 2005 – Single User – Software Publisher’s Description: Norton AntiVirus 2005 – Single User review:1 stars (Bad/Buggy/”Temporary” Software) – (1) This program sucks up resources like you’re running on a supercomputer–not unexpected from AV software, but still quite bad. (2) It makes you register the program, and let’s you do it ONCE. If

Apple is demanding and inflexible!

IceBurgers went from “pending review” to “approved for sale” two days ago! So why don’t you own it yet? Apple decided that now would be a good time to make me prove I really have a company. All I have to do is fax them my articles of incorporation. Who uses fax machines?!? My lawyer’s

Elliot de la Valiere on the rise of the Russian machines

Recently Elliot de la Valiere send me his views and insights on what is happening and gave me permission to share this with the rest of the world. Have fun reading it, Ashu. U.S. and Japanese game publishers, (who fund and distribute video games) are dominating the world’s market of gaming consumers, which now stands

PS2 NCAA Football 2006

PS2 NCAA Football 2006 – Software Publisher’s Description: PS2 NCAA Football 2006 review:4 stars (The best yet) – This game reminds me a lot of Madden ’05. The game speed is around that of Madden instead of NCAA ’05 which was very slow. The running controls are outstanding and easy to use with the incorporation

Kelly Green Garden Queen And Other Simulation Games

Kelly Green Garden Queen Step away from the concrete jungle, far away from city life where quiet means only one cop car siren within 15 minutes and where wildlife is nowhere to be seen. Play this sim game for Mac, instead. Hang out with Kelly and her family and join in the fun as Kelly’s

Guild Wars

Guild Wars – Software Publisher’s Description: Guild Wars review:4 stars (On-line newbie) – I can’t comment on other massive multiplayer on-line games. I’ve lost friends and relatives to Everquest and World of Warcraft, so I avoided them till I had a surplus of time and money. However with Guildwars I was able to avoid one

Battlefield 2

Battlefield 2 – Software Publisher’s Description: Battlefield 2 review: 5 stars (This game is simply without peer) – Believe the hype, folks. I had never even touched the original Battlefield game(s), so I started playing this game from an entirely fresh perspective. I have to say that the game was a bit daunting at first,