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  • Windows Embedded Blog

    .NET Compact Framework 2.0 SP1 available for download

    Microsoft .NET Compact Framework version 2.0 Service Pack 1 has been released as a download . The service pack includes stability improvements, new debugging features, extended platform support, and new developer functionality. Most notably, users can...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Live Clipboard + microformats + RSS (SSE) + Microsoft Outlook screencast

    Matt Augustine (works in Ray Ozzie's Concept Development Team) presented a demo at the Supernova 2006 conference in the "Decentralizing Data" workshop, moderated by Tantek Celik . The demo, available here as a screencast , shows how to leverage Live...
  • Steve Rowe's Blog

    Welcome the Audio Fool

    I'd like to welcome a member of my team to the world of blogging. His blog is called The Audio Fool . He works on measuring the fidelity of audio devices for Windows. If you have interest in audio and want to learn about it from a technical standpoint...
  • frankarr - an aussie microsoft blogger

    An issue with Windows Live Local for Outlook and MS CRM for Outlook client

    I got the following email last night about an issue with Windows Live Local for Outlook and MS CRM for Outlook client . I looked in the Windows Live Local for Outlook Readme file to see if this was mentioned, but there was nothing there. I've spent...
  • Santomania

    Introducing Shelly

    Say hello to the new face which is rocking my world: Her name is Shelly. Update: A Shelly Santo fanclub is now up @
  • Carter Maslan

    Better Search via Application Context

    Typing keywords into a search box is tedious – especially when most of the relevant search terms are staring you in the face in the application you’re using! For example, as we close the fiscal year, I’m reviewing budgets, purchase orders, invoices, and...
  • Connecting the Dots

    Searching for Windows Vista Search?

    A number of people have been asking about Windows Vista search and how to programmatically query the search engine. There's not a lot of documentation available yet (and this will obviously change as we near the release of Windows Vista). So in the meantime...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Enterprise Library 3.0 - Now taking requests!

    Tom Hollander from the Microsoft patterns & practices team just announced that they are in the planning phases for a version 3 of the Enterprise Library . The p&p team has always worked closely with the community in the past via their GotDotNet...
  • notes and rants

    Unit Testing and Testers

    Don’t think for a second that I’m going to recommend that testers write unit tests for someone else’s code. Everyone knows that unit tests are best written by the author of the code – a point which I agree with 100%. Instead, I want to ask a question...
  • Robert Burke's MSDN Weblog

    MSDN Documentation Wiki goes live

    The MSDN Documentation: It's immense, it's thorough, it eats over a gig of my disk (and is worth it)... but it's never updated quickly enough. And more egregious, it's doesn't include the wisdom that comes from years of community development! I...
  • One Louder

    Anderson Cooper on the Daily Show tonight?

    It's like some programming wizard at Comedy Central really loves me! I can't decide if there's chocolate in my peanut better or peanut butter on my chocolate (if you don't know what that means, ask your parents). Smarty-pants Heather and snarky Heather...
  • Working the Spoken Word

    Outlook Voice Access demo

    With Exchange Server 2007 , currently in Beta, the ordinary telephone suddenly becomes an alternative to desktop Outlook. You can access and manipulate your email, calendar, contacts and other mailbox items over the phone, thanks to built-in speech recognition...
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