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

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  • Blog Post: Alicia Keys, Live from Apollo on Thursday, Powered by Silverlight

    Alicia Keys fans will be able to watch a unique concert this Thursday being broadcast live from the Apollo in New York (6PM Pacific, 8PM Central). Thanks to Microsoft Silverlight, fans will be able to control the action by switching between one of five camera angles. An MSDN blog posting, which includes...
  • Blog Post: Work for a small web firm?

    WebsiteSpark is a new global program, designed by Microsoft to help small professional Web development and design service companies succeed, by providing new business opportunities through connections with global partners and customers, support and training, and software tools – at no upfront cost. WebsiteSpark...
  • Blog Post: Michael Jackson memorial streamed live to your computer

    Tomorrow, July 7 th , 10AM PT, 1PM ET – Microsoft is broadcasting the Michael Jackson memorial, live in HD from the Staples Center in Los Angeles using IIS Smooth Streaming and Silverlight to the world.  Video Site: http://inmusic.ca/news_and_features/Michael_Jackson
  • Blog Post: Microsoft releases Search Engine Optimization Toolkit

    The IIS Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Toolkit helps Web developers, hosting providers, and Web server administrators to improve their Web site’s relevance in search results by recommending how to make the site content more search engine-friendly. The IIS SEO Toolkit includes the Site Analysis module...
  • Blog Post: MIX09: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Web Developers

    Introduction to URL Rewriter in 15 minutes Presenter: Thomas Deml , Group Program Manager, Web Platform and Tools, Microsoft Video: http://videos.visitmix.com/MIX09/T86M The Key – Canonical URL’s “reduced to the simplest and most significantly form possible without loss of generality...
  • Blog Post: What are the Microsoft codenames “Oslo” and “Dublin”?

    What is "Oslo"? (from the “Oslo” developer site ,) "Oslo" is the code name for our platform for model-driven applications. The goal of "Oslo" is to provide a 10x productivity gain by making model-driven applications mainstream. At the core of this platform are domain-specific...
  • Blog Post: LAMP, WAMP, and WIMP

    I have had several of my Linux friends lately come to me about their unhappiness with their world, and if they could move their apps to Windows. I keep telling folks that this is possible, but I haven’t tried it myself. But now, here’s a resource. Keith Combs posts Running LAMP on Windows Server 2008...
  • Blog Post: Huge web attack blamed on IIS?

    Don't know if you saw this, but it's certainly scary . There are several articles out about a massive web server attack, and these articles are blaming this on a vulnerability in IIS. Reportedly, this has impacted 100K+ servers. The Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) is aware of this, and has...
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