Channel 8 is live!
Channel 8, a video/blog portal focused on technical students, went live on July 21st and has started with content focused on the upcoming Imagine Cup.
Visit the site, it's really cool! I think our graphic designers finally stopped smoking crack! I'm kidding! :)
Microsoft Offers 3-D Look at Space Shuttle
NASA is using Microsoft's Photosynth photo-presentation technology to give the public a unique view of the space shuttle Endeavour as it is prepared for liftoff, which is set for later this week. More »
Related: Take a 3-D Look at Endeavour
Related: Microsoft Live Labs Photosynth
Related: Video: The Making of Photosynth
This is why I find working at Microsoft soooooo cool! some days you wake up and feel like saying it loud, just like Ballmer - I love this Company!
Register by the Early Bird deadlines to take advantage of available VSLive savings. Hurry—spaces are limited.
The New York Marriottat the Brooklyn Bridge333 Adams Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 Lock in our discounted rate of $219.00 per night by calling (718) 246-7000or (888) 436-3759.
VSLive New York is your choice if you areinterested in:
View the full conference agenda here.
You can still save $200 if you register by August 15th—take advantage of our special discount by registering online today or call (800) 280-6218 to register by phone.
Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino3700 W. Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV 89103 Lock-in the special attendee rate of $169/night by calling 888-746-6955 and referencing VSLive.
You’ll want to be a part of VSLive Las Vegas if you are interested in:
VSLive Las Vegas will also be co-located with TechMentor and TechPartner conferences. View the full conference agenda and information here.
You can save $200 on our all-access pass if you register by September 12th. Or, pick a package that works for you. Register online today or call (800) 280-6218 to register by phone.
Sheraton Austin Hotel, Texas 701 East 11th Street Austin, Texas 78701 Call (800) 325-3535 or (512) 478-1111 to take advantage of the special attendee rate of $169/night.
Austin is the location for you if you would like to learn all about:
View the full agenda for VSLive Austin here.
You can save $300 on a Gold Passport, all-access pass if you register by September 7. Register online today or call (800) 280-6218 to register by phone.
Time to Save is Limited
At all three VSLive conferences, you’ll get a practical developer-focused education that is unsurpassed in the industry. Make your decision fast—savings are only available for a limited time.
We hope to see you in New York, Las Vegas, or Austin.
I just came across this mail on one of my DL's, and I think it's an awesome compile of all the VSTO resources! Enjoy...
· Get Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Tools for the 2007 Microsoft Office System
· Visit the Visual Studio Tools for Office Forum
· Visit the VSTO Developer Center
· Get the OBA/VSTO Starter Kit v. 1.0
· Try the O2 OBA Challenge
· Visit OBA Central
· MSDN Webcast: Visual Studio Tools for Office Straight from the Experts: Ken Getz (Level 200)
· MSDN Webcast: Visual Studio Tools for Office Straight from the Experts: Robert Green (Level 200)
· MSDN Webcast: Visual Studio Tools for Office Straight from the Experts: Tim Huckaby (Level 200)
· MSDN Webcast: Visual Studio Tools for Office Straight from the Experts: Paul Ballard (Level 200)
· The nicest man at MSFT (and he plays a mean guitar too): Mike Hernandez Blog
· VSTO2 blog
· Best of VSTO blogs
· Brian Goldfarb, Group Product Manager – he can demo a fetching VSTO
· Chris Castillo's WebLog
· John Durant
· Tim Huckaby
· Ken Getz blog
· Kathleen McGrath
· Paul Stubbs
· Paul Ballard
· VSTO and security – Eric Lippert, VSTO team, senior software dev engineer
· Scope of VSTO Martin Sawicki, program manager VSTO
· Why a VSTO Runtime? Thomas “TQ” Quinn – Principal Architect & Christin Boyd – Customer Program Manager (she KNOWS things, just ask her)
· Video Demo: VSTO and VBA Interop
· How Do I Videos
· VSTO demo Catherine Heller, Technical Evangelist – Windows Live
· Extend VBA with .NET Eric Schnepp, Principal Program Manager in the VSTO team
· MSDN Virtual Lab: Building Custom Office Applications Using Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office Part 1 - Data Binding with Word Content Controls
· MSDN Virtual Lab: Building Custom Office Applications Using Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office Part 2 - Create an Outlook Add-in with a Form Region
· MSDN Virtual Lab: Building Custom Office Applications Using Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office Part 3 - Build an Excel Add-in with Ribbon and Custom Task Pane Integration
· MSDN Virtual Lab: Building Custom Office Applications Using Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office Part 4 - Create a SharePoint Workflow
· Deploying Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Solutions Using Windows Installer (Part 1 of 2)
· Deploying Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Solutions Using Windows Installer: Walkthroughs (Part 2 of 2)
· VSTO Security MSDN documentation
· VSTO Deployment MSDN documentation
· Security and Deployment walk through's
· Visual Studio 2005 Bootstrapper
· VSTO Outlook add-in architecture
I am super excited to be co-hosting with Lynn Langit in tomorrow’s (Aug 1st) Geek Speak show. Tune in as we learn more about our super star BizTalk Server MVP – Mick Badran! Mick will tell us how Windows Workflow Foundation (WF) and BizTalk Server work together.
Mick consults at several levels based on the Connected Systems Space, dealing with technologies such as MOSS, BizTalk, WCF and WF.Mick works closely with Microsoft Australia and US around designing Connected Systems initiatives. He is currently integrating BizTalk R2/WF based solutions – with everything but the kitchen sink in there.
Be sure to tune in and have some fun – Register here!
Date & Time: 1st Aug 2007 @ Noon PST