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?"
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The Water Cooler show!
All right... I'll just come right out and say it... This Episode 4 is truly a great episode! Expression Encoder 3,
Live Writer, Mobility programming,
Windows Mobile Marketplace, and Expression Blend 3 Behaviors and a star studded cast including, 4 MVPs! This show is smoking!!!!
The ongoing economy unraveling is the defining moment of our time. Many professional developers are fearful for their livelihood, as employers and customers cut and slash development plans, and as economic activity grinds to a halt. But not everywhere.
In centers of technical excellence and…
This week on C9, Dan and Brian review the week's top developer stories including:
- Microsoft & Yahoo Search partnership -
What does it mean for developers?
- What happens
SearchMonkey/BOSS? Answer is TBD
- Expression Studio RTMs, available to MSDN Subscribers now
- Charles Torre -…
Just what is Windows Azure? Join me in this brief video for an introduction to Windows Azure. We'll explore its components, the key features, and discuss why you should care.
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One of the issues that new startups often face is the where to work question. Do we build in the garage/basement, or do we go after some office space? One new alternative that's catching momentum nationwide is coworking. Coworking allows community members
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