Show #113 Follow-up

I am at home recovering from my surgery. Thank you for all of your kind emails, I really appreciate it. I am doing very well.

Computer America – I will be co-hosting with Carey Holzman on the Computer America Show, Friday night, 03/09/07, 7p Pacific, 10p Eastern time for two hours.

Firefox Add-on – From CurtisFoxFilter

VNC in Vista – From ScottRun VNC in Vista

Online Backup reviewLink from Shawn

Another online backup solution to consider – Mozy

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  1. Chris, Somerset, UK says:

    Re: Online Backup
    Webuser magazine reviewed several online backup solutions and placed Mediamax top – 25gb free is not bad and it supports ftp. Other sites offering 5g free include myotherdrive and mydatabus. I have tried Carbonite and Mozy and can recommend both. Get well soon, Mike.

  2. philip says:

    Mike,
    Great show, I hope you are feeling better. A couple of comments: for the gentleman inquiring about VNC for Vista try tightvnc http://www.tightvnc.com I can’t vouch for Vista because I am not running Vista, but it is a great open source program. I have it running under XP to control a machine in a different state and it runs flawlessly. Also on your Mythtv quest, I highly recommend the Linux distribution Knoppmyth. This distro takes much of the frustration of installing and configuring Mythtv. Lastly for the gentleman inquiring about Linux reviews and websites. The absolte best site is http://www.distrowatch.com
    Here you find news of new Linux distros, rankings and reviews. Anyone interested in learning Linux should also check out the many linux podcasts like http://linuxactionshow.com and linux reality show http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux_Reality

  3. Barbra says:

    Thank you Philip for the Linux podcasts links.

    … been searching for some good ones so I will check them out!

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