Monthly Archives: February 2010

Microsoft Releases “Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)” for Windows7

  AD LDS is a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) directory service that provides Windows 7 flexible support for directory-enabled applications, without the dependencies that are required for Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). AD LDS provides much of the same … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Documentation for “Outlook Personal Folders File (.pst) Format Structure Specification”

  Microsoft’s Outlook Personal Folders File Format Documentation provides the necessary technical information required to read and write the contents of a Personal Folders File (PST). This document also specifies the minimum requirements for a PST file to be recognizable … Continue reading

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“Workstation Migration Assistant” Deployment Tool Updated with Bug Fixes

  Dan Cunningham has released his updated Workstation Migration Assistant v1.09 with a few bug fixes and a now allows restoration from a differnt drive parition. The Workstation Migration Assistant is a visual wrapper for the USMTool, to simplify the capture … Continue reading

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Amazon Releases “Kindle for BlackBerry”

  Kindle for BlackBerry – Get the best reading experience available on your BlackBerry.  No Kindle required!   Access your Kindle books even if you don’t have your Kindle with you Automatically synchronizes your last page read and annotations between devices … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Education Labs Releases “Microsoft Flashcards”

  Microsoft’s Education Labs has introduced Microsoft Flashcards – a Silverlight web application where you can create, share, and study online flashcards.  Find a deck in the community, or create your own.  Decks can have up to 300 cards, and … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Releases Outlook 2010 Social Connector

  Outlook 2010 LinkedIn Social Connector – Your Professional Network within Microsoft OutlookGet more info about your important contacts, see what they’re doing, and stay in touch. (Thanks Dev & Michael)   Access Your Connections In Your Inbox – See … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s CodePlex Releases “Windows Double Explorer” for Windows 7

  Windows Double Explorer manages two or more Windows Explorers in one application.  You can also add your favorite folders with drag-n-drop to the toolbar for quick access . . . sorta like Norton Commander.  (Thanks "Z") Download –> Windows … Continue reading

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Microsoft “Finally” Announces Windows Phone 7 Series (^_^)

  Microsoft is beginning to release information on their Windows Phone 7 Series: Start Here –> Official Windows Phone 7 Series Website Windows Phone 7 Series Information:   Microsoft News Center Official Press Release Official Windows Phone Team Blog Windows … Continue reading

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CodePlex Releases “DbSpider” – SQL Server Extender for Microsoft Assessement and Planning Toolkit

  DbSpider is a Microsoft Assessement and Planning Toolkit Extender from CodePlex, that looks "deeper" at your SQL databases, tracking their growth over time. The DbSpider MAP Extender enables viewing the data with a WPF application as well as PowerPivot. … Continue reading

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Cerulean Studios Releases “Trillian” IM Client for Mac

  One of my favorite multi-platform Windows IM Client Trillian, is now available in a Mac (Alpha) version. Trillian 1.0 Alpha for Mac – This first public build covers important basic instant messaging features:   Networks: Astra, Windows Live, Yahoo!, Facebook Chat, … Continue reading

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