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RDP stops working on Server 2008 R2 after SP1

RDP Stops working on Server 2008 R2 after SP1

If you’ve recently upgraded Microsoft Server 2008 R2 and found that RDP has suddenly stopped working, you may want to check out security patch KB2667402. Apparently, if you’ve already installed this security patch, then install service pack 1, RDP will…

The HTC Rezound Root Guide

HTC Rezound

This HTC Rezound root guide is out of date and will not be updated. Rooting the HTC Rezound is very easy; however, at this time it is only possible to gain temporary root. As of yet, there is no way to…

Nils’ Business GingerSense 3.5

Nils' Business GingerSense 3.5

My favorite ROM for the HTC Incredible, Virtuous, has been suffering from stalled development. In fact the last release was version 3.2 in December of 2010. There is word that rmk40 is working on a new (and final) version of…

Recover from the DreamDroid virus

You may have missed the recent news about the DreamDroid virus that is affecting Android phones. This virus is embedded in more than 50 apps, which have since been removed from the Android Market. The DreamDroid virus uploads your personal…

Howto: Root the Motorola Droid X

Root the Motorola DROID X

I was recently asked if my post on rooting the HTC Droid Incredible would work for the Motorola Droid X. Unfortunately, it doesn’t. The two android phones are from two completely different manufacturers and so the steps taken to root…

My Favorite App: Postbox 2 Review

Postbox 2 Review

Once I started using webmail, back when AOL was still the most popular ISP in the country, I never thought I’d return to using a dedicated email application. Of course, I’ve tried several email apps – Elm, Pine, Outlook Express…

Sync and share files with Dropbox

Dropbox

One of my favorite free web services is Dropbox. There are a number of free file sharing services available on the Internet, but none work as seamlessly as, or include the great features of, Dropbox. At its base, Dropbox is…

Updated: Root the HTC Droid Incredible

HTC Droid Incredible

It’s been almost 6 months since I first published my original HTC Droid Incredible Rooting Guide. This post includes updated steps and resources on rooting your HTC Droid Incredible running Android 2.2 and the Nov over-the-air update. Most of this…

Swype vs SwiftKey

Swype vs. SwiftKey

I’ve been happily using Swype as the default keyboard on my HTC Droid Incredible since it was first released. But, a few days ago, I was introduced to SwiftKey, and now I’m torn between two incredibly different, but incredibly powerful…