Originally posted on Bill Mullins' Weblog - Tech Thoughts:
Google Puts Internet Explorer 8 on Notice, Ends Support in Nov - Still rocking Windows XP? How about Internet Explorer 8? If you’re a fan of Google’s services, it might be time to upgrade to a new iteration of the browser — or a different browser entirely. According to Google, the company is officially discontinuing support for Internet Explorer 8 across all of its Web services as of November 15 of this year.
Fast, fun, and free: Racing games for your PC – These days you don’t need to spend a dime to enjoy some seriously adrenaline-drenched automotive action: I’ve collected five excellent racing games that you can download for free and play to your heart’s content.
Enable Steam Big Picture Mode Beta – Valve has released Steam Big Picture Mode, which provides PC gamers with a new, elegant TV-tailored experience of Steam. The problem is Big Picture Mode is currently only in open beta testing, and finding out how to opt into the beta can be tricky. Detailed below are steps to help you get Steam’s new Big Picture Mode running smoothly on your nice, big-screen TV.