Black Viper
Black Viper
Dec 202004
 

Even though it may not look like I am updating content often, in fact I am. The update is in the background, however, and not to public content. Namely, attempting to further streamline the web site for faster access. I also just implemented a change to the site that should allow for better browser printing of all pages throughout the domain. I appreciate my dedicated readers understanding while I further work on a satisfactory experience.

Nov 212004
 

Today, I will be working on getting all of my E-Mail caught up. If history repeats itself, I will only have time to reply to about 10% of them. Right now, I have over 900 in the inbox. Honestly, I really do not have the time to reply to everyone. I appreciate everyone’s kind words about the domain sent my way, but I must ignore random technical support questions as they tend to use the most amount of time for an accurate reply.

Nov 162004
 

My boiling point was almost reached. After purchasing Half-Life 2’s retail package, I spent one hour and fourty-one minutes waiting to create a "Steam" account, unlock content and register my key. Finally after almost falling over the edge of reason, Half-Life 2 loaded up for the first time. Now, after 3 hours of single player gameplay, I will only be able to recall the initial difficulties with the Steam network because of this text. Half-Life 2’s graphics and gameplay totally wiped all Rants from my memory and I have had [Continue Reading]

Nov 072004
 

Updated my slight modification to the default UI in World of Warcraft Beta to work with the lastest patch released today. Get the updated information here.

Oct 302004
 

In an article dated October 18, 2004, PC Magazine includes www.blackviper.com as one of their Top 101 Web Sites. Thanks PCMag! Direct article link here: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1759,1680753,00.asp

Oct 282004
 

The World of Warcraft Closed Beta is… well… ending soon… A cut an paste from the E-Mail I just received: Greetings! If you are receiving this email, you are one of the valued testers currently in World of Warcraft’s closed beta test. This message is to inform you that the beta servers will be coming down at 3:00 PM PDT on Friday, October 29 and will remain offline for a few days in preparation for another stress test. Your account and characters will be active for this stress test, but [Continue Reading]

Oct 252004
 

After a 5 day vacation in Las Vegas, I have returned home. My E-Mail stacked up the whole time I was gone, which means delays in my response will be huge.

Oct 162004
 

I have updated my Windows XP Services Configurations and Windows XP Services Information pages to include additional Service Pack 2 information. I still have several more pages to place online before I can call it complete. However, I wanted to provide another update of my findings. All dependencies have been updated and are accurate.

Oct 032004
 

I have updated my Windows XP Services Configurations and Windows XP Services Information pages to include recommendations with regards to the Security Center service. I also have formatted the Search page with the new domain look recently placed online. I appreciate your patience while I worked the issue.