There is a landscape portrait in the background of Windows XP?

It seemed right to celebrate the retirement of long-lived operating system from Microsoft so far with a post that reveals a curiosity.

The urban legend that the photo would default on XP desktop has been taken directly from Bill Gates during a holiday in Switzerland. In fact, the authorship of the photos has always been recognized as the professional photographer Charles O’Rear, that eventually passed along a highway in California and was struck by the vision of a lush green hill with blue sky. (more…)

The autocomplete Google

The function “auto-” of Google can be very useful especially if you regularly seek some regular expression. Google tidies expression most searched to less sought suggestions, which appear in the form of drop down underneath the search bar typical Google. (more…)