Welcome to the Channel 9 Team blog.
You know it is kind of ironic (some would say sad) that the team that for over five years who has worked to communicate what is happening behind the scenes at Microsoft does not have its own blog. Sure, many of us have our own personal blogs, but there is no
One of the things we spend time on for Channel 9 is trying to make sure we are following the right standards, adopting new ones as necessary and that we render correctly for both real people and for search engines. As part of that ongoing work, we recently
adopted two new concepts.
Hey folks, since the last C9 Team post, we've deployed (to C9, C8 and Edge) the TinyMCE editor that
I talked about last time, and we've made some other small fixes and changes as well. The editor problem where you
couldn't put in a link to another page on C9 has been resolved...
check out this…
Hey folks, we’ve launched yet another new feature on Channel 9, making a new home for all of our ‘on-demand’ event content, consolidating the content from numerous domains and sub-domains. http://channel9.msdn.com/Events So while you are waiting to attend MIX11, come take a trip down memory lane…
C9TeamNov 22, 2011 at 2:32 PM17
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We are going to be rolling out a new project soon called Visual Studio Achievements. With the Visual Studio Achievements add-in, your code will be monitored and, as you proceed, you will unlock various achievements based on your activity. When you unlock an achievement, Visual Studio will let you…
C9TeamNov 22, 2011 at 2:35 PM34
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You may notice that earning some of the achievements requires FxCop. If you have Visual Studio 2010 Premium or Ultimate, you are all set, as FxCop gets redistributed with these products. However, if you have Visual Studio 2010 Professional, you will need to install FxCop from here. Note that it…
C9TeamMay 16, 2012 at 3:44 PM8
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We just released a feature that integrates MSDN profile information directly into Channel9. Now, for any niner that has an MSDN account, Channel9 shows that user's MSDN statistics – points earned in the MSDN profile system, badges, and links to their MSDN activity page and profile – both on hover of…
C9TeamJan 19, 2012 at 5:11 PM12
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We just released the Visual Studio Achievements extension, here's the 60 second recap with what you need to know about how it works. Want more information, check out the Visual Studio Toolbox episode Download the Visual Studio Achievements extension
Last week, while maybe not as news filled as the previous, was still a week filled with some great shows and posts. Here are just a few... CodeChat 019 - Tobiah Marks (Gaming)Tobiah Marks is like me - a guy who talks about Microsoft stuff - only Tobiah talks about games. He talks about 2D games, 3D…