Aartemis

Have any of you guys seen “Face Off”? Pretty freaky movie, but let’s just use for comparison’s sake – you peel off the skin, put on another one, and BAM – you’re a new person. Right? Well, definitely wrong, because you can never change what you are inside (I sound so philosophically romantic now). Anyways, that’s the main point with computer infections as well. And here now I bring you Aartemis, the new reliable search engine that will definitely improve your web browsing experience.

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NOT. You seriously couldn’t have believed that. Aartemis is one of those “Face-Off” cases, when it looks like a new and sleek software application on outside, but deep down inside is the same good (bad?) old Castor Troy. So here’s what we have with Aartemis as well. I mean, it looks like a search engine related to the Ancient Greek goddess (*cough*Artemis*cough*), but in reality it just a browser hijacker from the same group as Dosearches – an infection I’ve talk about previously. So much of a renewal. Still can’t hide your nasty nature. Continue reading

SlideShow Hell

You know how my humble “About Me” section says that I post here when I have some “free time off work”? Notice how I’ve been absent for like 3 months? Yeah, you can guess it right – work kills your brain and your inclination to update your blog. I’m not even talking about my personal PERSONAL blog (you know, we all have some dirty secrets)… I haven’t updated that sincslide showe July or something. Anyways, my point with this post (and another one coming right up on our “favorite” software stuff), is that I am utterly FRUSTRATED! Why? Because SLIDES.

Slides? You might ask, what about them? Well, so it happens that I’m at one of those positions at work, where I have to do quite a lot of presentations, and when you get too used to thinks, sooner or later you start repeating yourself, you know? So this one time our manager takes me aside and says, yeah well, your presentations are cool and all that, but make them more interactive you know, more audience-friendly. And then he offers me to rummage through a list of sites, in search for images and what. The sites that are usually for kids! Continue reading