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  • Brian Groth's Life at Microsoft

    BioDiesel = No Problem

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    A quick update to my BioDiesel question . We have now filled up our new diesel VW Beetle (the TDI model) with 100% BioDiesel, which I think is all soy beans in this country (USA). I am happy to report that the car drives exactly like it did with regular...
  • Asim Jalis: Programming Notes

    Ward Cunningham on Simplicity

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    Ward Cunningham has some interesting comments about simplicity in his interview with Bill Venners. Here is a link . Here is an excerpt: A friend of mine once said that there are problems and there are difficulties. A problem is something you savor. You...
  • Asim Jalis: Programming Notes

    Password Managers

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    Here are some neat password manager products: Microsoft's Fingerprint Reader : Microsoft now has a cool hardware-based password manager, that uses your thumb print to figure out who you are and then automatically types in your internet passwords. This...
  • oliverlu's WebLog

    http://webmessenger.msn.com/

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    你们公司 Block Windows Messenger 吗? 你有没有遇到过一台机器没有带 MSN Messenger ,却又不能装软件? 如果您想使用 MSN Messenger 的话,那么,可以使用 Web 版的 MSN Messenger 。这个东东使用 80 端口,看别人再 Block…… 其实早就知道这个东东了,正好今天有人问,有没有办法把 SPS 和 LCS ,也就是 Live Communication Server 联合起来,才想到了这个。可惜,现在只能连外部的 MSN 服务器...
  • Drew Gude's WebLog

    RFID - 'Tis the season to architect the data proliferation imperative

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    As I was driving home this evening, I could not believe how many houses where already lit up for the holidays! I guess that brief glimpse of sunshine this past weekend inspired folks to check that task off the "honey do" list... I was sneaking a ride...
  • Aaron Stebner's WebLog

    More detailed troubleshooting ideas for .NET Framework 1.0 SP3 and 1.1 SP1 failures

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    I have posted a couple of previous items about .NET Framework 1.0 SP3 and 1.1 SP1 installation issues (at http://blogs.msdn.com/astebner/archive/2004/09/20/232236.aspx and http://blogs.msdn.com/astebner/archive/2004/09/21/232653.aspx ). There is a KB...
  • Paul Fallon's WebLog

    IIS6 and Windows 2003 (Part 5)

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    What is particularly interesting about HTTP.SYS is that it has an API and it can be used to write/roll your own HTTP endpoint. Nice!! Currently there is only a C API , but with Whidbey you have access to a managed API to HTTP.SYS. Here is a sample (via...
  • Mario Briana

    POP3 Server

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    Windows Server 2003 enthält auch einen POP3 Server. Informationen findet man u.a. hier Was mich brennend interessieren würde, wer den bisher einsetzt und mit welchen Erfahrungen. Wer diese Erfahrung mit mir teilen möchte, dem wäre ich sehr dankbar. Freue...
  • The ShiSh List

    Working with Calendars

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    I found a pretty interesting tool called DateLens that is an excellent user interface for Outlook calendars. Its great for working with monthly, weekly or yearly calendars. The joint research between the university of Maryland and Microsoft Research can...
  • Powertoys WebLog

    VBCommenter for XML Comment Generation in VS .Net 2003

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    A personal entry for me. Today I reached the end of my intended roadmap and released version 1.2 of the VBCommenter addin . The VBCommenter is an addin for VS 2003 that gives you the ability to automatically generate XML comment headers in the VB .NET...
  • Jesper snackar dynga då och då. Här är beviset.

    Vad är skillnaden mellan teknik och teknologi?

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    Här är nåt som Magnus stör sig ofantligt på - när ordet technology översätts till teknologi. För att undvika att irritera Magnus i onödan, kom ihåg att technology är teknik; teknologi är läran om teknik. Skillnaden mellan en teknolog och en tekniker borde...
  • Live Search

    Listening to our users

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    First of all, thanks for your valuable feedback via the website and around the blogosphere. I read the feedback coming in from the site as a part of my job. Thankfully we’re past the performance hiccup of day 1 – the initial beta instability made for...
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