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Microsoft introduces Windows 7 DVD to USB download tool

Posted by dillesh on December 12, 2009

Is your optical drive not working fine and you are desperately looking for a way to install Windows 7 onto your machine? Here comes the solution from Microsoft in the form of a tool, Windows 7 USB/DVD that creates a bootable USB stick from a Windows 7 DVD. The tool is open source and available for free on the Microsoft site. So, you are no more dependent on a DVD, a USB stick is enough to get your work done.

[via slashgear]


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Samsung Announces Bada Mobile OS – Open Mobile Platform

Posted by dillesh on November 29, 2009

Samsung no more depends on Microsoft Windows Mobile OS, Google’s Android or Symbian, as it is developing its own mobile OS known as ‘bada’ which originally means ‘Ocean’ in Korean terms to compete with the iPhone OS, Android and Blackberry OS who have set a mark in the mobile industry. Samsung is going to present an event in London on this December 8 to demonstrate its bada and its features, is scheduled to take place at Vinopolis (Stoney St. entrance), 1Bank End, London SE1 9BU. The event will be organized by Dr. Hosco Lee, EVP and head of the Media Solution Center (MSC) at Samsung Electronics. Read the rest of this entry »

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