At the recent UK launch of Silverlight 3 in the UK we managed to catch up with Andrew Martin of the agency Metia to chat around their experiences with Silverlight and Expression.
Find the recordings from the day
here on the MSDN UK site.
recently learned about Erik Meijer's latest innovation, Rx, here on Channel 9. Clearly, judging by the views and comments on that post, it piqued your interest and curiosity. Wes Dyer, a rock star developer on Erik's team of rock stars, implemented a great
deal of Rx and helped to design it…
In case you haven’t heard, Windows Mobile has been rebranded. The term “Windows Phone” is now the name for all devices formerly called “Windows Mobile.” Along with the new name, the phone is about to receive a whole new look, too. At a recent Microsoft event, there was a demo given that showed off…
Xobni is an Outlook plug-in that lets users easily connect to their contacts through the various social networks. The program comes in two versions, one free and now a new pay version that ads enhanced features. I recently talked to Matt Brezina, one of
the Xobni founders, about the product, about…
have 800 items to keep straight and always wished you're todo list was always in sight? This application will show you a quick introduction to WPF and how to create a Desktop ToDo application. It shows how to do some basic pinvokes, transparent applications,
mixing WPF and Win32 controls,…
Each week between now and the PDC, we’ll be sharing with you a 10 minute video update on the PDC. From an insider’s perspective, Mike Swanson and Jennifer Ritzinger from the PDC crew will share with you what’s new in the planning process, and will feature
interviews with speakers and team members…
A (very) short video with Ethan Jackson on BAM. BAM is
a new approach to developing cloud applications through modeling, code synthesis, and simulation. With BAM you design applications that work in a dynamic environment with fluctuating resources. You can also check out a
Microsoft made huge headlines this week and somehow in the mix of it all, some of us managed to search for Wolf T-shirts on Amazon. Here's how it all went down:Microsoft and Yahoo partnerRide the Microsoft WaveBeta Testers get Win7 for freeMilk get high ratings!
Thanks to MakeUseOf.com and Long Zheng of I Started Something, you can now set your Windows 7 desktop wallpaper to a live-updating theme featuring background images from the new search engine Bing.com. Because Windows 7 supports RSS-powered themes, you have the ability to create and use themes…
In our first episode of The Water Cooler show, host Kirk Evans interviews
Doug Ware and
Brendon Schwartz. We discuss the question, "Does every SharePoint installation require a developer?"
Watch for more episodes on
The Water Cooler show!