Welcome to my Emporium of Technological Curiosities. Here's a little known fact; the megabyte (or mega-mega-bite-bite) was actually invented in 1843 by Australian Edward "Ned" Kelly. We Aussies also coined the phrase "web cam" to describe a tube of spider silk fashioned into a rudimentary lens for peering at the heavens.
Scott Guthrie, Corporate Vice President of the .NET Developer Platform, sat down with Charles
Torre and John Papa at DevConnections 2010 in Las Vegas to answer your Silverlight 4 questions live on the air.This session was recorded live as part of Channel 9 Live at the Silverlight 4…
*** Update *** Due to some scheduling conflicts we have had to make a few changes to the Channel 9 Live at MIX10 lineup.
Unfortunately Charlie Kindel is unable to appear on Channel 9 Live at MIX10. In his place we are pulling together a panel of Windows Phone 7 Series experts to talk about the…
Here's a quick demo by
Kate Mulcahy of the Education Labs Math Worksheet Generator.
Full a full overview of this application plus a sneak peak at future products the Education Labs group are working on
check out this video.
Originally posted on Channel 10
One of the many enhancements in Windows 7 is the support for Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified devices.
Windows 7 will automatically find devices on your home network that are DLNA compliant (with the digital media renderer role)…
Q: Can my PC run Windows 7?
The short answer is yes (probably).
If your PC is less than 5 years old then you should be fine.
The official minimum system requirements for Windows 7 are:
- 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
- 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit)…
With less than one week to go until
MIX10, I sit down with Bill Buxton, Principal Researcher for Microsoft Research and Albert Shum, Director of Mobile Experience Design for Windows Phone 7 Series to talk about creating compelling user experiences, how developers and designers can work together
Show Notes & Links from Help Desk Episode 1 (Pilot)
1. Bas (from the Channel 9 forums) [8:33]
How do I change the program associated with an extension when you choose 'edit' from a file's context menu?
Answer: Gov says that this must be edited manually in Windows 7
A Bing search…