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  • Shiv's random musings on computing

    C# 3.0 finally provides some competition to COBOL/xBase

    Well PDC is underway and for all the nice Vista, WinFX and Office 12 news, what really excites me most is LINQ (Language INtegrated Query) . This is huge. Finally COBOL and xBase have some serious competition in terms of language integrated data capabilities...
  • Building Solutions

    PDC2005 - Day 1 - Afternoon Sessions

    This posting will be a "living document". I will update with relevant notes during the day today and tonight. I may flush out individual bullet points in greater detail. This afternoon I attended sessions on: High Performance Computing with the...
  • Brad Abrams

    PDC: What do you think of the updated WinFX poster?

    If you check out your attendee bag you will find a couple of posters… One of which is an updated version of the WinFX poster we first did at the 2003 PDC. Joe Duffy and I worked on it (with help from many others)… It was good fun to take a top-down look...
  • Kirk Evans Blog

    Thanks for the mention, Aaron!

    Talked with Aaron Skonnard for a little while today at the PluralSight booth, he told me that he used my XSD Build Provider for contract first web services in Visual Studio 2005 in his pre-con talk for PDC. Thanks for the mention! I wondered where that...
  • Tim Sneath

    PDC05: Build a Gadget for Windows Vista

    Another site highlighted during Jim's keynote is Microsoft Gadgets . This new blog explains how to build gadgets to run within (a new Microsoft portal), on the Windows Sidebar, or as part of the Windows Sideshow (the auxilliary displays that...
  • Windows Mobile Team Blog

    .NET CF, AxHost, and PDC

    Saw the keynote this morning? I did! Like the demo that included hosting the Windows Media Player ActiveX control inside of a .NET Compact Framework app? I did! Wonder how they did that considering that CFv2 doesn't include some of the classes you'd use...
  • Rob Caron

    MSDN Webcast: Designing a Custom Process Template for Visual Studio 2005 Team System

    This is another Webcast from Joel Semeniuk. In this Webcast he’ll show how to create a custom process template, which is what you use to create a team project in Team System. MSDN Webcast: Designing a Custom Process Template for Visual Studio 2005...
  • Richard Seroter - SoCal BizTalk Musings

    PDC05 - Day 1 SQL Service Broker Musings

    Attending the Building Distributed Asynchronous Applications with SQL Service Broker session at PDC05 and thought I'd share these notes .... Service Broker is for SQL Server applications The queues are actually database objects You can write...
  • Ravi Rao's Blog

    Groove at the PDC

    This post summarizes the Groove architecture below for the benefit of everyone. Groove builds an end to end system for collaborative workspaces. It works across firewalls, and with people being online/offline. The Groove Relay server is a store...
  • Ozzie Rules Blogging

    Office 12 Sessions Overflowing @ PDC

    In my Keynote Top Picks i mentioned galleries as being cool...what i hadn't realized is galleries are the new UI paradigm for most functionality not just formating but they are definitely cool and really change the way you interact with Office - it also...
  • The Random Facts of Coding (or so it seems)


    The .NET Framework Process class let's you access various aspects (or properties) of a system process. Among these properties are things like the process id (or pid), the process name and the modules (.dll or .exe) it loads. This blog entry, my first...
  • frankarr - an aussie microsoft blogger

    Angus is blogging live from PDC'05

    Angus Logan is blogging from each session. As he told me on a recent IM Angus [Data#3] [PDC in Los Angeles] says: i'm sitting in a session with my laptop plugged in; XDA charging; digital camera out taking pictures and blogging stuff as it happens...
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