Out Of The Box

The blog of Jon Box, an Architect Evangelist in Developer & Platform Evangelism, based in Tennessee

November, 2009

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    Using WPF in a Truck

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    U.S. Xpress is a Tennessee-based truckload carrier with a reputation for delivering excellent customer service and using innovative technology to do so. In the mid-2000s, the company deployed an in-cab solution that automates engine diagnostics and provides...
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    buzztap, sporting news aggregator, leverages IE8

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    I recently mentioned buzztap (note the lowercase spelling) in my post on web slice discoverability , and said that I would talk in more detail. It’s time. I describe buzztap as a sporting news aggregator. During these days, I don’t have time to watch...
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    Domino’s Demonstrates Tomcat Site on Windows Azure

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    With today’s announcements at the Microsoft PDC and our team’s efforts with several customers being announced there, I am posting a blog post for my teammate John Gilmour (Senior Platform Strategy Advisor), so that he can announce our work with Domino...
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    Dolly Parton talks IE8, Web Slices, and Microsoft

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    The Story One of the most-honored female country performers of all time, the ageless Dolly Parton is an international music icon.  In conjunction with this week’s international release of Dolly’s new CD/DVD set, Live From London, Dolly has added...
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    Windows 7 Features That Your Mother Should Know About

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    After working several event booths doing demo’s and hosting a launch party at my house, it’s always interesting to me to see the different reactions to Windows 7. There’s the user who still is a Windows XP user, and there’s the user who’s running Windows...
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    Chicago: Empowering Women’s Brilliance

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    Directions Training recognized the need for technology and training resources in the small business community and in response has launched Empowering Women’s Brilliance, a local initiative aimed to accelerate the growth of local women owned technology...
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    Windows Marketplace for Mobile, now supports WM 6.X

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    Yes, with all of the big news coming from the PDC this week, this tidbit slips under the radar this week. Per the Windows Phone Blog , we updated the Windows Marketplace to support Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1 (to go along with the initial audience of Windows...
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    Missed the PDC event. Want to see the sessions?

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    Yes, there is a way to see all of the content, and that’s by visiting http://microsoftpdc.com/Videos . This page has instructions on how to download all of the videos, so that you can watch them whenever/wherever/offline or not. You can always watch them...
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    Just in time for Thanksgiving, Betty Crocker creates the Kitchen Assistant

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    It’s Like a Cookbook, Only Better The Betty Crocker® Kitchen Assistant application has everything you need to make cooking and baking a breeze, and it’s all in one place – your computer. From your desktop access thousands of kitchen-tested recipes, discover...
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