Microsoft Student Insiders,
Joe Osborne and
Tom Ziegman, were lucky enough to spend some time with the busiest man at MIX10, Bill Buxton. Bill talks about the
complexity (and necessity) of integrating the disciplines of technology, business and design. And true to his Canadian heritage, he…
To make cloud computing work, we must make applications run substantially faster, both over the Internet and within data centers. Microsoft Researchs measurements
of real applications show that today's protocols fall short, leading to slow page-load times across the Internet and congestion…
What could you create for the web with only 10 kilobytes of code? Participants of the 2nd
MIX 10k Challenge created entries using Silverlight,
Gestalt and HTML5. MIX 10k Judge,
Sean Gerety, braves a post MIX10 attendee party hangover and takes over the Channel 9 interviewer seat to talk to…
Jeff Sandquist demos Shazam on the Windows Phone 7 Series during the MIX10 keynote Address. Shazam is an amazing music
discovery engine that allows you to find, buy and share the song that is playing right now. But don't listen to me- let Jeff tell you!
Microsoft partner Seesmic shows the cross-platform capabilities of Silverlight by demonstrating the Seesmic social networking platform on Windows Phone 7 Series, Mac and Nokia. Seesmic is a BizSpark One startup company.
TechCrunch just LOVES this app- it seems like a good time to show it off Microsoft demonstrated an application that highlighted the location and mapping capabilities of Windows Phone 7 Series using the Foursquare Labs social network game service.
It's the FINAL Countdown!!! @anyware and @ritzy report on MIX10 statistics and tell behind the scenes stories from the conference. Guess how much coffee and how much bandwidth MIX10 users went through this year, and who got a broken nose!
Check out the awesome NetFlix Application on Windows Phone 7 Series shown here during the MIX10 Keynote. The app will include a list of new releases as well as a list of recommended stuff under the heading "Movies You'll Love." After watching the video,
it'll also show up in the recently…
Chris Pendleton and I sat down and he showed off the amazing new World Wide Telescope and Bing Maps integration. The
WorldWide Telescope application allows you to view most of the features available in the Silverlight client right in Bing Maps. Yes, the WWT provides real time information about…
Microsoft originally created “Goo Splat” for Zune HD with XNA Game Studio and ported it to Windows Phone 7 Series in under an hour. “Goo Splat” is a casual game that challenges the player to keep the goo from falling to the bottom and prevent the screen
from filling up.