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  • Ivan Joseph's WebLog

    Working in Microsoft

    There must be a million blogs out there about this so what difference is one more going to make? Not much I guess but one of my colleagues here - Pradeep U.N. - yeah same guy who rigged the Ping Pong schedule:-) is blogging on working in the Enterprise...
  • .NET Security Blog

    Don't Roundtrip Ciphertext Via a String Encoding

    One common mistake that people make when using managed encryption classes is that they attempt to store the result of an encryption operation in a string by using one of the Encoding classes. That seems to make sense right? After all, Encoding.ToString...
  • Ben Armstrong

    New Virtual Server 2005 R2 whitepapers

    In the lead up to the release of Virtual Server 2005 R2 there are now two new interesting whitepapers available off of the Microsoft download center: Virtual Server Host Clustering Step-by-Step Guide for Virtual Server 2005 R2:
  • xinyan's WebLog

    web cast link and source code

    The link to my web cast on custom control in Visual Studio for devices is: and you can get the source code used in the demo from:
  • Mike Stall's .NET Debugging Blog

    Managed Debug Assistants (MDAs) are cool.

    Whidbey has has added Manage Debug Assistants (MDAs), which are like advanced log messages for diagnostic information. These things are awesome. There appears to be very little written about them. You can enable them in the VS exception dialog. You can...
  • Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson

    Options for getting Visual Studio for the classroom

    By now most people reading blogs or news about Microsoft know that Visual Studio .NET 2005 has been released. What not everyone knows much about are the options for schools, teachers, and students to get copies. For most schools the best way to get Visual...
  • Rob Caron

    Soma on the Road Ahead

    Now that Visual Studio 2005 is out the door, see this post from Soma to gain some insight on what’s ahead, such as Orcas, post-Orcas, and “Visual Studio Live” What's next for us? Now that the launch of Visual Studio 2005, SQL Server 2005 and...
  • Musings on software development

    Does Team Build support building web deployment projects?

    I had been away on a vacation to Goa last week...had such a great time with the water sports - parasailing, water scootering, boating in paddle boats... The w eather was pleasantly sunny and the beaches were just perfect for lazing around the whole day...
  • Marcelo's WebLog

    Free Visual Studio Express

    I'm sure everyone has blogged about this already, but this is so exciting I can't help myself. I loved the 'discounting [...] to free' bit. Spread the word. Let your loved ones know. Programming is coming to town.
  • Chris Flaat's WebLog

    Sprint 9 complete

    Hi all – Well, we did sprint 9 broken up into two subteams, and it went quite well overall. The tone of the team in the sprint retrospective was generally positive, and the “things that could be improved” were generally focused on the way we were...
  • jfo's coding


    I'm not usually one for namedropping, however when I was in Vegas I met a whole bunch of folks doing really great stuff with .net: Julie Lerman , Charles Petzold , Billy Hollis , and Kathleen Dollard (who happens to have the greatest bear hug this side...
  • Bug Babble

    Post Mortems

    I won the guess the murderer contest. Shai and I compete to guess who the real murderer is on Law and Order Criminal Intent. Last night we watched Sunday's two hour show. It's a toss up who wins, but one of us always gets it by two thirds of the way through...
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