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Windows ME possibly as early as June
Windows ME possibly as early as June

Microsoft's new operating system, Windows Millennium Edition (Me) will probably be ready sooner than expected. According to rumors, the finished vers...

Windows Millennium ready soon
Windows Millennium ready soon

Since yesterday the last pre-release version of Windows Millennium (Beta 3) has been available for beta testers to download from Microsoft. Windows M...

The CIH virus strikes today!
The CIH virus strikes today!

On April 26th, so today, the CIH virus will be activated on your hard drive if you have caught one. This virus is able to delete most of the data on ...

Biometrics in Windows
Biometrics in Windows

According to information from i.a. Heise Online replace the good old password with fingerprints, eyes or the face. This should make forgotten and eas...

New virus: VBS_LOVELETTER
New virus: VBS_LOVELETTER

As reported by several PC newsletters and even the RTL II News today, the mail servers in several German companies were paralyzed by the ILOVEYOU vir...

News about the I Love You Virus
News about the I Love You Virus

The Philippine Federal Police were able to find the author of 'I Love You'. It is a 23-year-old man from a suburb of the capital Manila, who is on th...

Symantec Virus Warning is Loveletter!
Symantec Virus Warning is Loveletter!

The Loveletter (see my news from May 4th) variants are getting bolder. While 'I love you' was very bold, there are always new variants, such as 'Moth...

Windows ME now RC0
Windows ME now RC0

The finished product from Windows ME is getting closer and closer. The Windows 98 SE successor Windows ME recently achieved RC0 (Release Candidate 0)...

Windows Millennium Edition
Windows Millennium Edition

The successor to Windows 98SE is approaching, because Windows Millennium Edition has already reached Release Candidate 0 status and a release is immi...

Boot faster with Windows ME
Boot faster with Windows ME

Microsoft will be introducing a new function called 'Fast Boot' in the Windows Me (Millennium Edition) operating system that will soon be released. W...

New ILOVEYOU virus in circulation
New ILOVEYOU virus in circulation

A new and even more dangerous email virus is now in circulation. As with the email viruses that have recently appeared, it is an ILoveYou virus deriv...

Windows Whistler Beta is coming blad
Windows Whistler Beta is coming blad

The merging of Windows Millennium and Windows 2000 will result in a total of 4 Windows Whistler operating systems: Personal Edition, Professional Edi...

Microsoft judgment at 10:30 p.m.
Microsoft judgment at 10:30 p.m.

Most likely, the judge will follow the Justice Department's recommendation that Microsoft should be broken up into two separate companies. Since Micr...

Windows Millennium DE now RC1
Windows Millennium DE now RC1

Up until now there was only RC news from the US beta test, which has already reached RC2 status. Now comes some good news, because the German Windows...

Windows Me is ready! (US)
Windows Me is ready! (US)

The English version of Windows Me (Millennium Edition) has now been completed and the corresponding 'Master CDs' have been sent to the pressing plant...

Prices for WinME
Prices for WinME

For Windows ME (Millennium Edition), which will not go on sale until September 14th, the gold status has been achieved and the first prices have been...