Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Rave Reviews for Microsoft Silverlight

Lots of favorable buzz about Silverlight from people like Michael Arrington, Steve Gillmor, and Robert Scoble.

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Microsoft Silverlight Details

Microsoft demo’ed and gave further details about Silverlight at Mix07 today. TechCrunch has a good summary here. Microsoft has a getting started page that went live today.

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Windows Server 2007 ?

ComputerWorld has an article citing an MSDN whitepaper and listings on Amazon for several yet to be published books that indicate that Windows Longhorn will be called Windows Server 2007 when it is released, presumably late this year.

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Future of Visual Studio

Courtesy of Mary Jo Foley, we have a link to the German MSDN site that has a roadmap and release schedule for Visual Studio "Orcas" and the next version of the Visual Studio Team System. Microsoft is still planning on … Continue reading

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How to break a Web Site

BarOptic.com was mentioned in a short little puff piece on the 10PM edition of Denver’s 9NEWS at about 10:18PM MDT. They apparently let you view streaming video from popular night clubs in Denver, Phoenix and Boston. So, like any bored … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Available

Microsoft has finally released SP2 for Windows Server 2003. The links below will get you the relevant versions. Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2, x64 Editions – ISO-9660 CD Image File Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (32-bit x86) Here … Continue reading

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Nice Post on Channel 9 about Rico Mariani

MSDN’s Channel 9 has a good post about the legendary Rico Mariani, who has worked as a Perfomance Architect at Microsoft for many years. I have gotten to hear him speak at TechEd and the PDC, and read much of … Continue reading

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