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  • Rob Caron

    Jason Anderson on Why Unit Testing in Team System Only

    Jason Anderson reponds to the question about why unit testing is in Team System and not in other editions of Visual Studio.
  • Visual Studio

    How do I ensure a single instance of my Windows Form application?

    I get this question quite a bit... One trick to ensuring a single instance of your Windows application is to create a Mutex on startup. Mutexes can cross process boundaries so they provide a great mechanism for checking if your application is already...
  • Dan Crevier's Blog

    Another option for syncing Entourage data with the Address Book and iCal

    I previously mentioned Paul Berkowitz's scripts for syncing your Entourage data with Apple's applications (and therefore to all of the devices that iSync supports). There's now another solution from PocketMac called Go Between . It's an iSync plugin that...
  • MS.COM Operations Tools Team WebLog


    As I mentioned in my first post, I really don't have that much to say. It would seem that my team even has less to say about the life and times of an Operations Tools guy. It's surprising really. They are quite the vocal group but it seems they are a...
  • Stan Lippman's BLog

    Putting C++ and the CLI in Perspective

    A surprising thread that has emerged has to do with libraries. Here is an representative example, Sender: Dobes ===================================== re: Towards a Natural Theory of Programming Languages I also think that the survival...
  • Ron Jacobs

    Committed to guidance

    One of the really great things from TechEd was to hear Andy Lees tell the world that Microsoft was committed to providing architectural guidance for common scenarios. I mean, how great is that? Especially when it is my job to get that done. The problem...
  • David Waddleton's Geek Speak

    HDNUG Meeting - The Caching Application Block ( Don't miss Jay Skelly !!!)

    Feature Presentation: The Caching Application Block Presented by: Jay Skelly Abstract: How to provide ASP.NET like caching for shell clr hosted programs (Windows Forms and Windows Services). We'll utilize the caching application block in out of...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Nike blog

    "Nick Denton (formally of Moreover and First Tuesday <in>fame) has launched a custom weblog publishing service for advertisers called Gawker Media Contract Publications. Their first project - a weblog sponsored by Nike ." (Via Steve Rubel )
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    Chicken Meats Burger

    Reuters TV reports that the online ad campaign featuring a man dressed in a chicken suit (a Subservient Chicken ) helped (apparently) boost Burger King sales...
  • Visual Studio

    it is 1945 again... the game that is

    I took my eyes off the site for a week during Tech.Ed and upon return this week find that there has been a massive proliferation of .NET Compact Framework samples, including Pocket 1945 - A C# .NET Compact Framework Shooter . Thanks...
  • Visual Studio

    MSDN Smart Client Developer Center has launched!!!

    Checkout the new MSDN Smart Client Developer Center launched last week. To learn more about what Smart Clients are jump straight to: In a nutshell Smart Clients take advantage of XML to combine the...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    New Unix Migration Site

    If you're researching into the migration of legacy UNIX systems and applications to the Microsoft Windows platform, then this is for you .
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