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...

Another good Google hack!

For some time, I’ve been sharing a neat hack that I came up with for finding files using Google. Here’s how it works:   Assume you are looking for a specific file, such as northwind....

Microsoft recognizes Firefox browser in MSDN

Wow!  As I was downloading a file from MSDN that requires Genuine Windows, I was prompted to download the required tool.  What was interesting was the prompt!  They noticed I was using...

Widgets Page Recommendations

We’re about to redo the Team System Widgets page, and are looking for any suggestions on improvements.  Some things we’d like to add are comments on each widget, and an icon designat...

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery…

Or that’s what they say, anyway!  Martin Woodward ran across this site, and shot us an email.  Interesting!    It’s a direct copy/paste of the html from our widgets pa...

Browser Compatibility Test Site

If you’re building a web site that needs to be viewed in multiple different browsers, it has been difficult in the past to really get a good test.  No longer.  A site called BrowserSh...

Bit-By-Bit Computer Rentals

We do a lot of training around the US, and often we depend on computers at the company to be trainined.  However, in many cases, we need to provide computers.  For our training next week at...

XNA game development platform will be FREE

Microsoft will be releasing an Express version of their XNA development environment free!    That means that folks like you and I can create our applications for the XBox 360 (and, simultan...