Monthly Archives: September 2009

Microsoft & IBM Release IBM Specific Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit

IBM and Microsoft have worked together to release an IBM-specific version of (MAP) Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit.  (Thanks Matt) IBM: "This release, based on the MAP Toolkit platform, was developed by IBM at the IBM Center for Microsoft Technologies … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Windows Live Messenger Web Toolkit v3.5

  The Windows Live Messenger Web Toolkit enables developers to integrate and enrich their Web-based applications with Windows Live Messenger. With the Windows Live Messenger Web Toolkit, you will get instant access to:   Real-time presence and communications Contact relationships … Continue reading

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Microsoft & “Flight Simulator Insider” Release Free FSInsider Newsletters

  Microsoft & Flight Simulator Insider have released nine (9) free months of their FSInsider Newsletters:  FSInsider Newsletter – April 2008  Featured Articles:   "Flying the Beechcraft Baron" "Airborne Wordsmiths" "Water Water Everywhere …" "FSX Service Pack 2" "Want to … Continue reading

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MindFlex: The Coolest Toy for the Christmas 2009 Holidays is from Mattel

  OK. this has nothing to do with Microsoft technology, but I love cool tech toys . . . and this MindFlex from Mattel looks awesome! MindFlex — Have you ever dreamed of moving an object with the power of … Continue reading

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Microsoft Updates “ProcDump” for Windows 7

  ProcDump v1.5 now includes a new switch that enables the creation of a process dump upon process termination, which can help with troubleshooting unexpected process termination. It also fixes a bug where the -ma switch wouldn’t generate a full dump … Continue reading

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Ultimate List of Free Microsoft Flight Simulator X Software & Resources

  Create Your Own FSX Missions: FSX Mission Building Tips: Designing Great Missions Part I & Part II – The Mission Creation Software Development Kit (SDK) explains the technical details of creating missions.  It can be installed from Disk 1 of … Continue reading

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u-blox Updates Drivers Supporting GPS Location-Aware Applications on Windows 7

  u-blox, a leading provider of embedded GPS receiver semiconductors and solutions, announced its support of Microsoft’s initiative to make development of location-aware applications on Windows 7 hassle-free.   The Sensor and Location Platform gives developers a standardized API and device … Continue reading

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