St. Petersburg Times
Online: Tech Times
November 25, 2002

Improving the Windows experience
Microsoft has to do better at convincing PC users that they need XP's new bells and whistles, the operating system's lead product manager says.

Web sites to help you ring in the holidays
Before you celebrate the holidays with your family, check out the Web. You'll find recipes, information about holiday celebrations from around the world, songs and craft ideas. And the holiday season gets off to an early start: Thanksgiving is Thursday, and the first night of Hanukkah is Friday.

Site Seeing
Fell free to browse

Gunnar Rivas is completing a series of free computer classes in English and Spanish at the Countryside Library, 2741 State Road 580. The last class, on Advanced Programs, is Saturday. The class in English starts at 10 a.m., and in Spanish at 2 p.m. For information, call the library at (727) 669-1290.

Solutions: Support problems aren't likely to go away
Q. When I bought an HP Pavilion 7955, I was assured that tech support would be available by phone.

Video Game Reviews
UFC: Throwdown


a special report by the St. Petersburg Times.


Click here
for previous Tech Times coverage

E-mail us at


For links to local computer user groups and other Web sites of general interest, click here.


From The Wire
  • Venture Capital Fund Raising Falls Again
  • Judge Upholds BellSouth-Sprint Ruling
  • 'Cyberbegging' Sites Popping Up on Web
  • Intel Co-Founder Predicts Industry Growth
  • 'Dell Dude' Arrested on Drug Charge
  • EU Proposes Agency to Combat Cybercrimes
  • Famous Hacker Suffers Web Site Break-Ins

    Back to Top
    © Copyright 2002 St. Petersburg Times. All rights reserved.