Pandora by Music Genome Project

A friend of mine once mentioned to me that there’s a website that you go to and just tell them what song or artist you like and they create a playlist of songs that match your song’s musical qualities and stream those to you. I didn’t believe him and we had a bit of a…


Earthquake disaster in Pakistan – How you can help!

Its been a very sad and tragic week for my country. Most of you must know about the terrible earthquake – the worst in its history – that hit Pakistan on the morning of October 8, 2005. The magnitude of the quake was measured at 7.6 on the richter scale and it was centered 60 miles…


Interesting Post regarding IE and Microsoft AntiSpyware

Just read this article : This is a hoax ofcourse not true (BBlog is a site that provides humor via interesting concoctions). There is (obviously) no truth to this .. IE does NOT get detected as Spyware by Microsoft AntiSpyware software and it will not be removed. The funniest comment in the post was :…


MSN Toolbar and Desktop Search

has anyone tried the MSN toolbar ? I used the beta version a long time ago. They are working on a new Beta version with Desktop Search integrated. The pop up blocker is good if you’re not using XPSP2 (which you should be)


Introducing my WebLog

hi my name is Ali Alvi. I am a developer for Internet Explorer. I have been working at Microsoft almost for the past 4 years now with (in my opinion) the greatest browser team on the planet. I did my BS in computer science from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). I worked for a while…