update:  VMWare announced a solution to my Win-woe, so it is time for migration to a new OS.

Apple-Discounts.com CANADA Press Release
Each day a number of hugely-discounted products are temporarily made available through Apples online store. Though the prices and products are excellent, navigating through the information can be difficult. A new Web site, Apple-Discounts.com, displays The Apple Stores Special Deals in an updated, convenient and easy-to-read format to save Apple shoppers time and money.