MSDN Event in Boise (Oct 4, 2007)

Plant to attend the MSDN event on October 4, 2007 (a Thursday). Products to be discussed: ASP.NET, Office, Visual Studio, and Windows Vista. times: 1:00 to 5:00 (welcome Time: 12:00 PM) Theater ̵...

Microsoft Surface – Coffee table of the future!

Have you seen this yet? I caught a quick news story this morning on TV about Microsoft Surface. Here’s an article from the July 2007 issue of Popular Mechanics. There’s a really cool...

Microsoft PDC 2007 – Rescheduled

Microsoft (and others) had announed that its Fall Professional Developer’s Conference (PDC) would be October 2-5, in Los Angeles. Yesterday, they canceled the event and are in the process of re...

Microsoft PDC 2007 – Rescheduled!

Microsoft (and others) had announed that its Fall Professional Developer’s Conference (PDC) would be October 2-5, in Los Angeles. Yesterday, they canceled the event and are in the process of re...

Welcome to “The Region”

Microsoft just launched “The Region”, a global hub for the 140 software architects, developers, trainers and other professionals selected as Regional Directors. The site is desi...

Did you sign the VB6 petition?

If you did sign the petition, then you should probably get out more, and check out a cool technology called .NET. If you did not sign the petition, be proud and show it …

Outlook 2007 with Vista

During my recent upgrade, I moved to Vista and Outlook 2007.  I have to say, I LOVE the Outlook 2007 UI.  I’m much more productive, and it introduces some very, very nice features, li...

Using the ReportViewer control in .NET 2.0?

One of the coolest controls that Visual Studio 2005 includes is the report design and view functionality of the ReportViewer controls. What used to be a server-only function, .RDL (now...