Category Archives: Software Stupidity

How to Lose Customers – By PetFlow.com

I received a coupon for discount pet food from PetFlow.com and it included a special prescription pet food that I buy, so I thought I’d check out their site. During my visit, it popped up a message asking me if … Continue reading

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WTF?! Did Microsoft just change my Windows Admin UserID?

File this one under Microsoft Windows 8 (8.1 reaaly) horror stories. I went to use Skype (purchased by MS) on Windows 8.1.  I had already gone thru the hassle of setting it up under Windows 8.0 – and no, as … Continue reading

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Who Wants to be a Billionaire? Windows OS Replacement Needed

The market is ripe for a viable Microsoft Windows OS replacement.  Many people are sick of being screwed by Redmond and TPOT is no exception. I wonder if a shell could be developed and still give good performance?  I think … Continue reading

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Windows 8.1 WTF?!?!?!

Disclaimer – I have not used Windows 8.1 for more than 2 minutes as of the time of this writing. I decided to “upgrade” from Windows 8 to 8.1 to get back the familiar Start button and operations, so I … Continue reading

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Thank You Microsoft for Windows 8!

From the employees and shareholders of Apple.

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Clueless Companies – Symantec’s Stupidity

I went to run a full virus scan and noticed that the Norton Security Suite has a completely new look. One of the things that they did right in their past major change, was to have a checkbox option to … Continue reading

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New Annoyance Award goes to Adobe

Got Adobe? If so, you’ve undoubtedly noticed that after installing a new update, it asks you how you want to be notified of new updates. I can’t tell you how much I hate Adobe’s new way to annoy users by … Continue reading

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