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  • Developer & Platform Evangelism - Financial Services Blog

    Calling Mobility Development Movers and Shakers

    Dani is promising to help "Get ya' Mobile Development On" . Great price (free!) on this all day session on Windows Mobility Development. What is promised?   The kickoff is next week in NYC with other cities to follow. Register today and...
  • Microsoft UK Government Blog

    Make reading easier for users with visual impairments

    A while ago I wrote about the announcement of the work that Microsoft were doing to develop a DAISY XML translator. The DAISY Consortium was set up to help those with visual impairment (or ‘print disabilities’) to access digital content easily, and enhance...
  • Software for Students

    Imagine Cup US Finals

    The Imagine Cup US National Finals : Channel8 and MTVU bring you the news. Max covers the highlights Channel8 ; Brian hosts MTVU and brings you ten of his favorite videos from the US finals of the Microsoft Imagine Cup while counting down his top ten...
  • NETNew WebLog

    Windows matches UNIX server share for the first time!

    For the first time, Windows-based server market share has equaled UNIX-based share based on revenue (34.4% market share for each). Read the IDC press release here:
  • Kirk Evans Blog

    My son knows how to spell Microsoft

    There needs to be a traveling businessman's equivalent of Jeff Foxworthy's "You might be a redneck" jokes, something like "You are working too much when..." The first entry ought to be "You are working too much when your 4 year old knows how to spell...
  • Jay's blog on text-to-speech (Now Defunct)

    Speech Synthesis in Local Languages by HP

    Looks like HP is on the move to do some TTS of local languages using the Festival kit (thanks to Raman Chandrasekar for pointing this out!). There are so many interesting linguistic issues that go into the text processing for any TTS system... and challenges...
  • Glen's old blog

    PDC thoughts - Thursday General Session

    We don't pay attention to servers. By that I mean that the developer's bread-and-butter server (SQL Server) gets all the glory in a lot of situations, but there is so much that people could do to leverage other servers to save work! I've frequently heard...
  • Messages from your Expression Media Support Team

    More on NEF

    I seem to have forgotten one important point about the NEF crash issues. For Windows Vista you are fine once you have installed the Nikon codec and set the registry key. However, WIC is not shipped in Windows XP, so you must install it separately. You...
  • Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson

    Renaissance Geeks

    I found this article in the International Herald Tribue today. I wrote recently about the need to tell people that computer science is interesting. The focus of this article is on the different fields that interact with modern computer science and the...
  • Virtuoso - Shotaro Suzuki's Blog

    Building Testable Windows Phone Applications from Patterns & Practices-(2)

    皆様、こんにちは! さて今回は、P & P ライブラリから、 Windows Phone テスト駆動アプリケーションの構築 、をご紹介しましょう。今回は後半部分のご紹介に参ります 。 Windows Phone アプリケーションの単体テスト 単体テストは、その中で可能な機能の最小単位をテストする統合テストまたはユーザー受け入れテストとは異なります。通常、単体テストは、特定のメソッドの動作をテストします。下記の表は、単体テストと統合テストを比較したものです。 単体テスト 統合テスト 依存システムは必要なし...
  • Visual Studio Team System и не только

    Доступна Visual Studio 2012 Release Candidate

    Вы, конечно, догадывались, что Visual Studio 2012 Release Candidate должена вот-вот появиться. Так вот, она пявилась. Полезные ссылки: Visual Studio Product website Eclipse update site for the latest Team...
  • Peter Eb.


    If you haven’t seen it yet the english builds are available!   I have some details about the addin performance improvements
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