The NHTSA is the Federal agency that is meant to provide consumers with information relating transportation and the vehicles we use on a daily basis. Its mission is to “Save lives, prevent injuries, reduce vehicle-related crashes”, but chances are most Americans don’t know much about it or what its purpose is.
Back in 2008 Amazon bought up the movie and television database site IMDb but strangely it never integrated the service into any of the company’s properties. Even after Amazon launched its Instant Video service for its Prime members IMDb was still absent; but it seems that the time has come for that situation to start changing.
One of the tactics that Microsoft has been utilizing over the last few years in its fight against malware botnets is by filing lawsuits against botnet providers; and it has proven to be quite successful as evidenced with the latest takedown announced today.
I am not an Android user but if there ever was one single app that could get me to switch it would have to be this one. Called Windows 8 Controller it is an app that once installed on your Android smartphone and Windows 8 computer will let you use it as a “touchscreen” for your computer. You’ll be able to navigate through Windows 8 Start Screen by using your tablet or smartphone as a remote control.
As you can see Microsoft is looking to start 2013 with a catchy tune and lots of Windows 8 loving with these two new ads that showed up on their YouTube channel today.
One of the nice things about Windows 8 is that Microsoft has finally improved the desktop experience for multi-monitor users like myself. To help show off one part of those improvements Microsoft has put together some panoramic wallpaper themes to add to their growing theme collections that you can download for free.