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  • MSDN Online Media Blog

    ASP.NET Webcasts Series Registration goes live today!

    • 12 Comments The regisration site just went live today. We hosting some of the best of the best in terms of speakers. We've got 40 webcasts that will make you an Master Web Developer. Okay, so maybe I exaggerated on that a bit. but it's still...
  • m | power

    Outlook as Organizer

    As of a couple months ago, Outlook is my current organizer of choice. I've decided to start eating my own dogfood (I'm a developer working on Outlook). It's been an eye-opening experience so far, and I hope I can share some of the things I'm learning...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Q: What is the meaning of life?

    "Q: What is the meaning of life? A: The Meaning of Life is the title of a 1983 Monty Python film. Alternatively, according to Douglas Adams in the HH's Guide to the Galaxy, it is 42." This is the answer given by 82ask , a mobile text knowledge service...
  • Nick MacKechnie

    Server Stress Tools

    SQL I/O Stress Tool Here is the link where you can download the SQLIOStress utility. The download has a 47-page white paper . This utility will simulate SQL Server disk I/O activity. You can use it to stress out the disk subsystem prior to the migration...
  • Test Guide

    Why I'm An SDE/T

    WH writes: I've got an on-campus interview with MS and I'm (hopefully) looking at an SDET internship. I was wondering: What do you like most about being an SDET? What do you like the least? The bug-finding problem space sounds completely interesting to...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Audi sponsors car blog

    Via Signal vs Noise : "Gawker Media launches three new blogs today: Jalopnik , a car site; Kotaku , for video games; and Screenhead . The sponshorship model of Jalopnik is interesting too. Instead of selling a variety of ads, the site is starting out...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    More CEO blogging

    Via Steve Rubel , "Richard Edelman, CEO of Edelman, has started a weekly blog . has the full story ." Also, "[Business 2.0], The venerable biz pub looks at CEO blogging, blog marketing and blog monitoring, writing: But in time, and as this...
  • Brian Groth's Life at Microsoft

    Differences between SPS and WSS

    What are the differences between SharePoint Portal Server and Windows SharePoint Services? Sure, they're both great products, but here are some very useful articles (thanks Shish!) that help explain the differences. Comparison of features of SPS &...
  • AKipman's MSBuild blog

    Impact of moving MSBuild out of the .NET redist

    Currently there is a proposal on the table to move MSBuild out of the .NET redistributable and ship it instead as part of a lightweight developer tools redist (subset of the .NET SDK). This would mean that your dependency on MSBuild has the requirement...
  • Inside Architecture

    The infancy of workflow diagramming standards

    I did something foolish recently... I criticized someone for an analysis diagram that, I felt, didn't use "standard" workflow notations. Granted, the diagram looked very different from the kinds of diagrams that have been coming out of workflow tools...
  • Brian Groth's Life at Microsoft

    Management Tip: Be Aware of What Is Behind Your Actions

    Thanks to Dennis Grindberg for pointing out the Achieve model for change in a feedback for my Selling Your Vision tip. It looks interesting - I haven't heard of it before. Today's tip requires you to be aware of what is causing you to act in the way you...
  • Evan's Weblog of Tech and Life

    Multiple PCs in the Household

    I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how people use multiple PCs in their household, why bother to get multiple PCs and what unique issues arise about having these multiple PCs. The funny thing here is that most of the people I can easily turn...
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