In yesterday’s episode we very briefly touched the identity and authentication part of the demo where, on the self-service site, the attendee registers using Windows Live ID. In this episode we go a lot deeper.
Identity and authentication is hard. Simple, scalable and secure login…
What were the 'softies talking about this week? What hot topics were being debated over in board rooms and campus cafeterias? Laura and Paul kept their ears to the ground and came up with this dirt:
Microsoft kills MONEY!
That HULU that you do.
Browsing for dinner
Free virus killer
It is common to hear of massive IT failures; projects that are over budget, late, poorly aligned to business needs, or all of the above. Often, the resulting losses are in the hundreds of millions of dollars. The cause is almost always the same: uncontrolled
complexity. The solution to…
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In the next version of .NET and C++ that ship with Visual Studio 2010, a new task-based programming model is introduced. In this short video you will learn about Parallel Tasks, a new debugger window…
Are you coding applications that communicate over the wire? If so, you've got to check this out! Also, did you know Fiddler has add-on tools?
What is it?
HTTP Debugging Proxy which logs all HTTP traffic between your computer and the Internet.
Download Site: www.fiddlertool.com
Now that the Windows 7 public release is just around the corner, people are getting into the spirit of celebrating the new OS by releasing their own unofficial but very cool Windows 7 logoed wallpapers and theme packs. Using the Windows 7 box art for inspiration, Zawir Rahim over on DeviantArt…
As we’ve mentioned before, there’s a hidden feature in Windows 7 that lets you customize your logon screen background to an image of your choosing. Power users probably had no difficulties following those instructions, but a free utility from Tweaks.com made the process even easier. Now there’s…
Girish and I dropped in to the new
Channel 9 Studio (formerly Monaco) to record a few Channel 9 episodes around some demo code we’ve been working on for a few months.
In this series we’ll focus on self-service and specifically on building self-service sites that use Dynamics CRM on the…
Learn about this treasure chest of tools called SysInternals. This is a must for your developer toolbox!
What is it?
SysInternals utilities help you manage, troubleshoot and diagnose your Windows systems and applications
Download Site: http://www.sysinternals.com
Example Problem(s) it…
Learn about Live Services and see how to hook up Virtual Earth to the new SQL 2008 Geospatial support.
What is it?
Windows Live Web Services enable developers, designers, and enthusiasts to quickly create compelling web and desktop applications.