Microsoft Robotics Studio

Oh, my goodness!  How cool is this!    I just found out about the Microsoft Robotics Studio, and had to blog it…  Here’s the background, from the site (which you can f...

New BizTalk Server Team Blog

Looking for BizTalk goodness, straight from the team? Look no further.   Here’s a new blog that’s owned & operated by the product management team themselves. That’s right, ...

New INETA Speakers

Like my good friends Scott Cate and Wallace B. McClure, I have also been accepted to the INETA speakers’ bureau. As a former user group coordinator, I appreciate INETA’s mission...

Bend to Evil

“Bend to Evil” is an anagram of Google’s “Don’t be Evil” byline.  I generally hold Google in high regard for its strong vision of an interconnected world wher...

Yahoo! Answers

I just received an email from Yahoo, letting me know about their Yahoo! Answers service. Sounds a lot like Google Answers. So, why not ask it How much wood could a woodchuck chuck? or, as Dennis The ...

Fun Google wrapper

One of my students from Israel sent me this link. It seems someone has built a clever facade that sits over the Google search engine. Funny.

Northwest Connected Systems

If your domain includes working with Microsoft connected systems (BizTalk, Windows Workflow Foundation, Windows Communication Foundation, SQL Server, Visual Studio, etc.) then you should be aware of ...

Code Camp is coming to Seattle

Code camp is this month!  It comes to the DeVry campus on October 22nd and 23rd.  Yep!  That’s a weekend, and that means you don’t have to ask for time off work to att...

Remembering the good old Internet days

I had a student just show me the Wayback Machine, which is a Web site that caches other sites all the way back to 1998. So, if you want to see how the old Microsoft or Google site looked a few years ...