Ok, so as many people will know I am still a happy bunny using Windows XP on my laptop - there are countless reasons for this, mainly the fact it was probably the best operating system to be released from Microsoft's lair. However with XP's support soon to be running out, I think I may have to either stick with XP forever and just find a few "underground" places for future patches (or the so-called Windows XP SP4*) or get slightly with the times and upgrade.
Now, the usual route would be XP -> Vista -> 7 -> 8, however I... [read more]
Are you seeing that you've got a DM ("Direct Message") on Twitter, yet when you check it there's nothing there? Or when you go to re-read one of your DM's it's no longer there? Well there's one reason as to why this will happen that not many know about.
The Sender Deleted The Message Their End
Twitter works much different to how other websites internal messaging systems work. Normally if you delete the messages in your inbox, then they just go from your side. However with Twitter, the DM also removes it from the other... [read more]
It seems that the game I've been playing for years, Luminary: Rise of the Goonzu has suddenly fell quiet the past two weeks. Basically a new patch was released and it seemed to have fluffed up everyones game - now a lot of people were suggesting re-downloading the game (which does come in at a hefty 1.2gb), so I avoided doing that as the game comes from foreign servers and they ain't the fastest in the world.
However upon the game trying to get the latest patch, you'll end up with a "Installation Error: No setup file" box coming... [read more]
I myself have just came across this problem on my laptop. I decided to update my BIOS by flashing it and at first I thought "Ahhh, this seems all fine", it did it and rebooted automatically. I thought "Well that was quick and easy". The BIOS loading screen came up, then I saw the Windows XP loading screen, then boom. The wonderful quick glimpse of the BSOD (Blue Screen of Death). I tried in Safe Mode, nothing. Last Known Good Configuration, nothing. That was it... I was balls'd.
However upon starting in Safe Mode again, I noticed it say "Error Loading... [read more]