XHTML gives way for HTML 5

XHTML 2 Working Group Expected to Stop Work End of 2009, W3C to Increase Resources on HTML 5
2009-07-02: Today the Director announces that when the XHTML 2 Working Group charter expires as scheduled at the end of 2009, the charter will not be renewed. By doing so, and by increasing resources in the HTML Working Group, W3C hopes to accelerate the progress of HTML 5 and clarify W3C’s position regarding the future of HTML.

Windows Host File

There is a forgotten file¬†in¬†Windows (Vista) known as a host file and resides in the depths of C Drive at c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc. The host file has got no file extension but its an ascii file so you can open it in notepad and start editing it because it allows you to rewrite the IPs of hosts […]

How to Access Recovery Partitions

Acer laptops (I believe all) comes loaded with a hidden recovery partition in the hard disk. To boot from this partition, simply press ALT+F10 (at least for the Aspire series) at the “boot up” screen where it says press F2 to enter settings.

Adware:win32/rugo – malware removal walkthrough

Lesson #1. Never judge a file by its icon. I was mislead to believe it was an installation exe because of the icon image. I should have been more careful. First day of chinese new year and my itchy fingers got myself into some really serious trouble: I saw a mysterious “installation” exe in my […]