from ideas to solutions

The Latest Blog Posts
  • Thom Robbins .NET Weblog

    He's Coming!

    In case you haven’t had a chance to register. Carl is passing through town on his road trip to the various launches! Register Now Wednesday, October 12, 2005 6:00 PM -9:00 PM Microsoft Waltham Office 201 Jones Road , 6th Floor Waltham...
  • Public Sector Developer Weblog

    DSL Example - Part 1: Getting Started

    Yesterday , I talked about the September CTP of the Domain Specific Language Tools. Over the next several days, I'm going to walk through an example of using the tools. I'll try to throw in some tips and tricks along the way. If you follow along, by the...
  • Thom Robbins .NET Weblog

    Code Camp Portland

    Code Camp Portland Saturday, November 12, 2005 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (GMT-05:00) Register Now VTEC 50 Foden Road South Portland Maine United States Are you a developer interested in improving your .NET skills? Then this is the event to...
  • Nick on Silverlight and WPF

    Migrating a great big hwnd (and comparing WPF to GDI+)

    A couple people have asked me, "my application has one great big hwnd, so I can't use HwndSource/HwndHost -- is there another way to incrementally move to WPF?" Another option is to port your great big hwnd to WPF rendering -- a line for line port...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    'Clarify the OPML spec, and we can skip another prolonged format battle.'

    Nick Bradbury says probably the most sensible thing I've heard all week. "Clarify the OPML spec, and we can skip another prolonged format battle."
  • Brad Abrams

    Framework Design Guidelines in stock...

    Today I noticed that Amazon has the Framework Design Guidelines in stock (finally)... you can also post comments up there now. Especially for those of you that already have a copy of the book from the PDC, please do post a review and let us (and your...
  • Microsoft XML Team's WebLog

    Migrating to XslCompiledTransform

    To improve XSLT execution performance in the .NET Framework version 2.0, the XslTransform class has been replaced with a new XSLT 1.0 implementation: the XslCompiledTransform class. XslCompiledTransform compiles XSLT stylesheets to Microsoft Intermediate Language (MSIL) methods and then executes them. Execution time of the new processor is on average 4 times better than XslTransform and matches the speed of MSXML, the native XML processor. Although XslCompiledTransform is designed to be as c...
  • Thom Robbins .NET Weblog

    SD Conference Wrap-up

    Thanks to all that attended the SD Conference this week in Boston . As promised I have posted the materials for my two sessions here – Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team System: Building Robust and Reliable Software Microsoft Visual Studio...
  • Aaron Stebner's WebLog

    Set Program Access and Defaults and Windows Media Center

    I got a comment from a customer asking about the availability of some Windows features such as Internet Explorer and Windows Media Player on a Windows XP Media Center 2005 computer that they purchased from an OEM. This comment made me realize that it...
  • Krzysztof Cwalina

    Ship Party!

    Online publishers have started shipping the Framework Design Guidelines book. Before, it was pre-order-only. I think Brad and I deserve a ship party :-) BTW, “ship party” is the term we use at Microsoft for a party we organize for ourselves after releasing...
  • Krzysztof Cwalina

    Free Chapter from the Framework Design Guidelines Book

    Addison Wesley, the publisher of the Framework Design Guidelines book has posted a freely downloadable chapter . The chapter talks about type design.
  • Angel Saenz-Badillos

    JDBC Beta 2 connection string properties

    As you have probably seen by now we have shipped beta 2 of the Sql Server 2005 JDBC driver. We have put a lot of work into this beta and it is with some trepidation that I see it go out the...
Page 31501 of 35,154 (421,842 items) «3149931500315013150231503»