Ben Riga's Deep Shift

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March, 2009

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About Ben Riga

Ben Riga is Senior Technical Evangelist for Windows Phone in Microsoft's Developer and Platform Evangelism (DPE) group.  In this role he runs around demonstrating the compelling technical and business value of the Windows 8 platform and how partners benefit when publishing apps to the Windows Store.  Ben also supports the Microsoft field by engaging in key projects and recruiting target customers and partners.

  • Ben Riga's Deep Shift

    Major News: Dynamics CRM gets the X

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    Update:  Just kidding!  As many people quickly figured out from the many clues in the text and the date on the calendar this was just and amusing April Fool’s joke on my part.  It was amusing wasn’t it?  :) The news article below was...
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    An Opportunity to Incubate

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    I mentioned the CRM Incubation Week run by the US team.  That event was such a success that they are now planning a new event in Boston (April 20-24).  If you have an idea for a line-of-business application based business that you’d like some...
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    Virtually XRM

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    The good folks at Colorado Technology Consultants (Julie and David Yack ) have kicked off a project to build a community around the Dynamics CRM line-of-business application platform (aka XRM).  “The XRM User Group is for the professional XRM developer...
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    A Brief History of the Web

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    Unless you’ve been hiding you have probably heard that we released Internet Explorer 8 today.  I’ve been running it for a few months on all my machines and have been really pleased with stability and performance.  Now is the time to upgrade...
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