I recently ported my own site and blog from a combination of community server and custom code to the Umbraco open source CMS and Blog4Umbraco 4. There are several other
sites at Microsoft that are following a similar path.
At MIX10, I caught up with a bunch of dudes related 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!
John O'Donnell, Jared Bienz and Ahmed El-Ramly
got together at MIX10 to give their thoughts on the second days Windows Phone 7 Series sessions and what features has them reaching for the new free developer tools.
Links to sessions mentioned in the videoBuilding Windows Phone…
Dean Hachamovitch, General Manager of the Internet Explorer team and Giorgio Sardo, Technical Evangelist for Internet Explorer (the guy who built the cool IE9 platform
demo app showcasing the power of HTML5 running on a GPU) sit down with Charles "Carmine007" Torre on the
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.
During the final hours of MIX10, I ran around randomly shoving a camera in front of people and putting them on to the spot to tell me their "Favorite thing at MIX." Watch to see why MIX is more than just the sessions, more than just Silverlight and Windows
Phone, more than the Next…
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…