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  • Larry Osterman's WebLog

    The Endian of Windows

    Rick's got a great post on what big and little endian are, and what the Apple switch has to do with Word for the Mac. In the comments, Alicia asked about Windows... I tried to make this a comment on his blog but the server wouldn't take it. ...
  • Riding Herd

    PDC registration now open

    I have a long list of backlogged things to post about...but for now, I just want to quickly note that registration is open ! We also posted 50+ session titles -- these aren't the final titles, but they give a pretty good flavor for the kinds of things...
  • NETNew WebLog

    Microsoft Sets Visual Studio, SQL Server, BizTalk Server Launch Date

    ...week of November 7, 2005. Full press release from TechEd is at
  • Visual Studio Profiler Team Blog

    Beta2 - Profiling a unit test in progress

    If you are using Visual Studio Team System Beta 2 and using the profiler on unit tests, there is a small issue that you should be aware of. Currently the IDE does not stop you from right clicking on a running unit test and clicking “Create Performance...
  • Glen's old blog

    TechEd is exhausting but fun

    I'm halfway through my second day of helping staff the booth with the Windows Mobile team. I'm surrounded by an amazing array of devices, some even running Windows Mobile 5.0. People are definitely curious about this next OS, when they can get it on their...
  • Darryl Burling @ Work

    Better data entry in Windows Mobile Pocket PC

    When I wrote the input methods section of SPB Tips and Tricks for Pocket PC I tried a bunch of input methods and wrote my impressions of them. Recently I have been running with just the plain old input methods that are default on the Pocket PC. These...
  • Darryl Burling @ Work

    Free training!

    If you are in the market for some SQL Server 2005 training or Visual Studio 2005 training, you'll want to take advantage of some free resources avaialble now on the net. I'm not sure how long they will be free for, but Microsoft Learning has released...
  • Windows CE Base Team Blog

    Monte Carlo Profiler -- symbols for assembly functions

    Posted by: Sue Loh I recently became aware of a detail about assembly functions showing up in the Monte Carlo profiler. I was involved in a discussion where someone was having trouble getting profiler hits for assembly functions. They could see the...
  • Doc Holladay

    TechEd: SSO with Windows R2 - Yes!

    Alright! Windows Server R2 is adding a federated single sign-on (SSO) service called Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS). This allows your Windows credentials to be federated and used across organizational boundaries. There are so many user scenarios...
  • Devhammer on MSDN

    WSE 3.0 Community Technical Preview

    The first public build of WSE 3.0 is now available on MSDN. This build requires Whidbey beta 2. If you're working with web services, you should take a look.
  • Devhammer on MSDN

    Visual Studio 2005 Launch Date

    For those of you who haven't heard yet, we announced at Tech-Ed this morning that Visual Studio 2005, SQL Server 2005, and BizTalk Server 2006 will all launch the week of November 7th. Sounds like November should be a very busy and exciting month for...
  • VolkerW's WebLog

    Veritas embraces 64-bit Windows/Linux on Opteron

    Really good news over at The Register . From what I see on Veritas' website, they not only support x64 but also Windows on Itanium:
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