Happy Halloween - Laura and I break down our Top Four Freaky Freebies!
Avg Rating: 0This is what happens when Laura and Tina get no sleep and Halloween is approaching. What started off as a serious free downloads Halloween special has turned into a glimpse of something, well not so serious. Yes, that's me as Clifford the Big Red Dog and Laura as Cat in the Hat. We have been…
Pandora: Fighting to save internet radio
Avg Rating: 0On January 6, 2000 a group of musicians and music-loving technologists came together with the idea of creating the most comprehensive analysis of music ever. They created what we now know as the Music Genome Project. Pandora.com has taken that technology and adapted it to create the most complete…
6 Coding4Fun Windows Phone 7 applications released!
Avg Rating: 0What has Coding4Fun been up to for the past few weeks? We've been creating a bunch of neat, free, open source applications for Windows Phone 7! hey range from simple to complex and each shows off how to do an interesting concept with the phone. Our current released applications are: Fake…
BlogZone opens Tuesday, March 4th at 9:00 PM in 3-228 at the Venetian
Avg Rating: 0As mentioned earlier,the MIX08 BlogZone is open for you to mingle with fellow bloggers and interact with Microsoft spokespeople, Microsoft customers/partners and session speakers as they casually drop in. Stop by this evening for Free Food and Drinks (Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic).
This Week on C9: Charles Torre on camera, C9 turns 5, and lots of freebies
Avg Rating: 5(7)This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian are joined by special guest Charles Torre! This week we discuss - Channel 9 turns 5 Years old and Jamie builds some 5-year anniversary wallpapers - Nic Fillingham’s Flickr photos from the 5-year anniversary cake - Where Dan, Brian and Charles were…
WebsiteSpark Launches: Free Software for Web Developers
Avg Rating: 0The “Spark” series of programs are initiatives that deliver free Microsoft software and support to individuals and organizations. The program lineup currently includes DreamSpark, which offers tons of free software tools for students, and BizSpark, which gives startups the tools and support they…
Crowdsource Your Office: Introducing Task Market
Avg Rating: 0Have you heard the term “crowdsourcing?” It means taking a task that was traditionally performed by an employee or contractor and farming it out to an undefined, large group of people – a group which is often found online. Microsoft has turned this trend into Task Market, a place where a business…
Automatically Find Local Printers
Avg Rating: 0Seriously cool! Recently, I read about the new Xerox Mobile Express Driver that lets you automatically detect all the available printers in your vicinity - even the ones that are non-Xerox - and then downloads and installs the appropriate drivers automatically. Keep in mind that this software won’t…
Paglo and Spiceworks: Web Apps for I.T.
Avg Rating: 0Paglo, now out of private beta, is a search engine for I.T. To use the app, an admin downloads it to a machine on the corporate network, and then it will begin collecting information on the I.T. infrastructure. Paglo uses common protocols like SNMP to pull information from computers, servers,…
Olympics Are Coming To Media Center
Avg Rating: 0The 2008 Beijing Olympics are nearly here and along with the Silverlight-powered NBCOlympics website, the Microsoft/NBC partnership will also bring us video from the Olympic Games right to our Media Center PCs. These videos will be made available as clips on Vista Media Center and organized into…