Monthly Archives: January 2006

Microsoft’s Sparkle: Is NOT a Flash Killer!

eWeek’s Darryl K. Taft’s article entitled “Microsoft’s Sparkle: Is It a Flash Killer?” missed the point — but that’s OK, I too had that same misconception of “Sparkle versus Flash.”   Of course, Mr. Taft could have done what I … Continue reading

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New Free Microsoft Resources for Small & Midsized Businesses

Microsoft has announced a new free Microsoft Service for Small & Midsize Businesses – providing product training, support and methods to apply Microsoft technology to the management, marketing and technical needs of your company. (Watch the demonstration)   Small Business+ Online … Continue reading

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Two New Microsoft Software Public Previews

NEW UPDATED PREVIEW! Microsoft Expression Interactive Designer January 2006 Community Technology Preview (CTP) Formerly code named "Sparkle," this is a professional design tool used to create engaging, rich user interfaces for desktop and Web applications.   This unfinished product requires … Continue reading

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NEW Microsoft Community Search

Microsoft has many methods of searching for their information. This new "community" search engine complements Microsoft other (specific) methods of locating pertinent information and software.   NEW BETA! Microsoft Community Search locates text within Codezone, GoDotNet & Microsoft Blogs (Support Information: … Continue reading

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FREE Microsoft Software for Download

Tired of fumbling through Microsoft’s confusing download section? Here’s Microsoft’s FREE software downloads listed in one location.     eBooks Reader Exchange Server Tools Internet Explorer 7 Live Communications Server 2005: Software & Support Links Live Meeting 2005: Software & Support Links Macintosh Microsoft … Continue reading

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The Next Next Successor, Windows Vienna

In a recent Microsoft Channel 9 Video & Thread, Microsoft’s Robert Scoble mentions that "Blackcomb" the code-name for the version of Windows set to follow Windows Vista – will be named Windows Vienna. Since Visual Studio Live is now called … Continue reading

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Microsoft Bloggers Directory List

There’s no question Microsoft has become more "open" with their many employee MSDN, TechNet & MSN Spaces blogs — but finding them can be a bit tricky . . . until now!  (^_^)      Academic Search Team Access Anti-Malware ASP.NET … Continue reading

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