As you may have heard me say before, I love Tower Defense games. In fact, I've always wanted to build one or two but the main problem is that I'm better with ideas than programming. On the other hand, TD games are all very similar—creeps go in, creeps (try to) go out. Meanwhile you try your best to…
About a year ago I gave a presentation to a group of journalists about gadgets of the future and showed a video about a theoretical multi-touch computing system. When asked when we would see something like that in the wild, I optimistically ballparked 5-7 years. You can imagine my surprise when I…
Laura and Paul hijack the channel 9 studio once again to bring you episode 63 of Ping.Here is their list of water cooler topics this week:A sweet Deal From MS (TechNet
Licensing FAQ)Burger King and XboxIE9 PreviewIE9 Test DrivesZune marketplace now taking credit cards
O Zune recebeu uma pequena atualização hoje passando para a versão 3.1. Para quem já tem instalado, basta esperar que em breve você receberá o aviso de que há um update disponível. Para quem não quiser esperar, baixe o instalador do Zune no Zune.net para ter a versão mais recente. As novidades são:…
This week on Channel 9, Brian and Dan discuss the top developer news including:
- Bing - Microsoft's new search engine, via
- Follow up - Microsoft services like Hotmail and Messenger won't be renamed to "Bing Messenger"
- Behind Bing - DiscoverBing.com has information…
This Week on Channel 9, Brian and Dan cover:
- Brian Keller back this week (0 - 0:50)
- Microsoft withdraws proposal from Yahoo (0:50 - 1:24)
- Expression Studio 2 now available (1:24 - 2:40)
XNA Game Studio CTP now available so you can build Zune game (2:40 - 4:00)
Windows XP SP3 now…
For entertainment purposes only we decided to invited our friend, established comedian Kirk Fox into the Ping lair...here's how it all went down:
Jonathon Mann wins a BINGLE
Secret Service SQL Server
PhotoSynth and Facebook
What does Zune HD mean for you?
Do viral videos work?
The news is out! The Zune HD is set to drop on September 15th. Can’t wait to get your hands on one? You can pre-order the new music and video player now at Best Buy, Amazon, Walmart, and the Microsoft Store. In addition, starting September 15th, you can purchase from ZuneOriginals.net where they’ll…
Fair Warning: You’re stepping in the undocumented land right now. Microsoft offers no support whatsoever for any of the endpoints mentioned below. Microsoft can also change any of these at any time without prior modification, so plan accordingly. IntroductionI use Zune a lot, having started with…