World Cup 2010 Day 4, A Brief Recap

Holland 2-0 Denmark Daniel Agger (og 46′) Dirk Kuyt (85′) Holland, as expected, were fluid at times but Denmark, also as expected, held their own. Denmark however lacked the skills shown by their opponents and were undone by the own goal. The Second Dutch goal exemplified at least one case of enthusiasm and work rate… Continue reading World Cup 2010 Day 4, A Brief Recap

World Cup 2010 Day 3, A Brief Recap

Algeria 0-1 Slovenia Robert Koren (79′) The first half featured a bevy of giveaways that suggested two nervous and/or weak teams. The second half was slightly better but seemed to be going nowhere. It featured the Algerian Ghezzal being sent off after a second yellow. Just as the earlier feeling of the game ending as… Continue reading World Cup 2010 Day 3, A Brief Recap

World Cup 2010 Day 2, A Brief Recap

South Korea 2-0 Greece Lee Jung-Soo (7′) Park Ji-Sung (52′) Greece started a more adventerous style than recent history and reputation has suggested. Coach Rehhagel’s men though seemed disorganized and unprepared to deal with a hard working and counter attacking South Korea. The likes of Gekas and Karagounis were entirely none factors as Lee Jung-Soo… Continue reading World Cup 2010 Day 2, A Brief Recap

World Cup 2010 Day 1, A Brief Recap

South Africa 1-1 Mexico Siphiwe Tshabalala (55′) Rafael Marquez (79′) Vuvuzelas in full blast Mexico controlled the match early, especially down the wings, but the South Africans soon settled. A Mexico goal was correctly called back for offside. South Africa resisted and showed some good passing – and goalkeeping courtesy of Khune – before Tshabalala… Continue reading World Cup 2010 Day 1, A Brief Recap

Trix: Freeware Efficiency And Productivity Utility For Windows

Trix is a lightweight and no-install program that acts much like other hotkey managers. It makes certain task easier and faster. Trix assigns, and lets the user choose, combination of hotkeys for some typical and often-used PC tasks. Combinations of Ctrl, Shift, Win and other letters or keys are assigned to and are configurable for… Continue reading Trix: Freeware Efficiency And Productivity Utility For Windows

Notebox Disorganizer Tries To Organize Your Notes

Late last year Paulo Brabo commented in response to the post on Pigeonhole here on RGdot and recommended I take a look at Notebox Disorganizer. This is a much belated review on the somewhat unusual freeware. Notebox Disorganizer uses spreadsheet type cells or note areas to help organize and jot down notes and text. The… Continue reading Notebox Disorganizer Tries To Organize Your Notes

Freeware Nimi Places Provides A New Way To Organize Your Desktop

Nimi Places is described by its author as Simple way to organize and keep important folders on desktop Nimi Places does things a bit differently, in practice or in theory an empty desktop devoid of any icons would use Nimi Places to assign movable or drag-able regions of it to important or often used folders.… Continue reading Freeware Nimi Places Provides A New Way To Organize Your Desktop

World Cup 2010: Five Players 23 And Under To Keep An Eye On

The following five players are 23 (or under) years old. They are not the biggest names in football but are stars at their clubs and are ready to make an impact. Their young careers suggest a big potential to shine at World Cup 2010 in South Africa. Marek Hamsik Date of birth: 27 July 1987… Continue reading World Cup 2010: Five Players 23 And Under To Keep An Eye On