Todd Bishop posted a video with the demo run by Microsoft researchers on Wed showing a project called SecondLight, an extension of the company's Surface tabletop computer.
Technical details about this project can be found
Microsoft announced yesterday it is looking to make jQuery part of their official development platform which means that jQuery will be distributed with Visual Studio. The news got a positive reception by the
jQuery team: "we are quite excited by these prospects and wishes to take this…
If you are attending the PDC 2008 you received a pre-beta Windows 7 build yesterday (6801) which contains many features the Windows Media Center team has been developing over the past year.
Charlie Owen from the Media Center team took a few minutes to outline some of these new features for you.…
Missed today's keynote? Wanna know more about The Worldwide Telescope, Project Boku (lightweight programming environment for kids) or SecondLight (extending surface computing)? Just visit the live blogs
All Star Bloggers.
Justin Davies introduces an interesting discussion: the impact of Microsoft Azure for Enterprise Architects. He ponders: "for many organisations Architecture = Microsoft
has simplified a very complex debate and cut short many a 12 month engagement for budding enterprise architects." What…
The conversation is happening now and here are the highlights: Andrew Connell: "Azure, VS10, Win7... PDC2008 ROCKS!!!!"
John Osborn: "Applause for multiple WebConfig files to support dev and deployment scenarios..."
Robert Hallock: "Steve Sinofsky demonstrated a build of…
Windows 7 was demoed for the first time this morning at PDC 2008. Even if you attended the Keynote you can't miss
this recap wrote by Ed Bott full of
screenshots and details about the cool features of the new OS.
Microsoft announced this morning that the next release of Microsoft Office will include “lightweight”, browser-based versions of some of its main office software products - Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote (read
the full story). Here is what people are saying:
Joel Oleson thinks this is a…
Earlier this morning, Ori Amiga has joined Treadwell on stage, showing a "Meshfied" photo application automatically synching files between different machines and mobile devices . Live Mesh will have a broader beta starting later this week, with new features
and support for Macs and…