Here are some helpful links for your development as a developer and software architect

A good blog that is written for educational purposes, but is a good example of a blog that a lot more technologists should emulate is Tamer Maher, a hard working Egyptian guy, see his blog at: http://tamermaher.spaces.live.com/

Now for the links of links, Ta-Da, and yes I used Bing to find these wonderful links!

Game Design
VS 2010 Dev
Win7 Specific Application development articles
Database technologies
Workflow and collaboration
Win7 Video Walkthroughs:
Win7 Administration