04 Jan 2013

Orbx revealed the information of an FTX Global release which had been topic secret.  FTX Global will be released in 2013 for FSX and Prepar3D and cover the entire world with FTX textures.

04 Jan 2013

The Dell Precision line now has a new design, coupled with Sandy Bridge-E making for an interesting combination.  In the home builder world, Sandy Bridge-E isn't a first choice for hardcore enthusiasts, but for workstations in the Enterprise it has its place and does well.  The Dell Precision line can handle Xeon processors ranging from quad-core to six-core CPU's.  As of 02/11/2013 I've updated the article with some info and screenshots related to the running temperature of the CPU.  See below for more info.

03 Jan 2013

There is a new type of aircraft taking to the skies, specifically, a new type of rigid aircraft that isn't a blimp.  This craft has the potential to change air travel and military transport as well.

20 Dec 2012

Summary

We talk with the guys from the REX Game Studios team, a cutting edge add-on creator for FSX and Prepar3D Flight Simulators, discuss the launch of Tvii, Google Maps, Mars organic compounds and more.

20 Dec 2012

Summary

We talk with the guys from the REX Game Studios team, a cutting edge add-on creator for FSX and Prepar3D Flight Simulators, discuss the launch of Tvii, Google Maps, Mars organic compounds and more.

20 Dec 2012

Many may have already figured out the secret to backing up or saving your Start Screen with Windows 8.  You spend loads of time getting it just right, but want to make sure that if all is lost you can restore it.  That is done by backing up the appsfolder.itemdata-ms file in your appdata\local\microsoft\windows folder and restoring as need be.  But what if you want to customize it so that every user on the machine sees the same Start Screen.  There is a way...

14 Dec 2012

REX Latitude users, rejoice.  There is an update that adds a few new features and bug fixes to the Flight Simulator X / Prepar3D add-on that adds consequences to your flying experience helping you become a better virtual pilot.

11 Dec 2012

Microsoft has just released their newest Office product, Office 2013.  Usually we think of something newer as being better, but in this case not entirely.  As I did briefly in our last podcast, in this article I’m going over some shortcomings of the new user interface (UI) of Office 2013 in greater detail.  This isn't an overall review on the product, rather just a warning if you are switching to Office 2013.  The warning is related to visual experience that you will get when using Office 2013, particularly that of Lync 2013 and Outlook.

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