Beijing 2008 Olympics Torch Relay Map

Love the look and feel of this Silverlight application on the Beijing Olympics site… time to get in touch with my distant Chinese relatives and figure out how to get some Olympics tickets!

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Innovation from BizTalk Lab

Dave blogged about the exciting Internet Service Bus from the BizTalk Labs, I can’t wait to see some really interesting process orchestration to happen on the internet now with this cool technology. Also nice to see I can log in with my Information Card on the BizTalk Identity Service page!

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Mobile Interface Innovation from HCI and Data Visualisation Researchers

It’s wonderful to see the research results from the HCI and data visualisation research communities coming together and through to fruition through such a wonderful product innovation. Check out the demonstratrion video. I can’t wait to have it on my K-Jam.

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CardSpace Authentication going Live!

Daniel Bartholomew has been working hard on various CardSpace projects. He shares his experiences, thoughts and lessons learnt on this post. Good to see he’s built the CardSpace DotNetNuke module ready for testing! I’m off to help him out…

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Virtual Earth MasterClass

This invitation arrive in my inbox today – “You’re invited to attend a Virtual Earth Seminar, including a masterclass with Johannes Kebeck! Never before has it been so easy to track your assets, find your customers, manage your mobile sales force & engineers or make sure your customers find you before they find a competitor!…

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.NET 3.0 Virtual Labs available

For those of you that couldn’t make to the CardSpace hands on lab, or the partner Readiness events, here you’ll find the .NET framework 3.0 virtual labs – including CardSpace, Windows Presentation Foundation, Windows Communication Foundation, and Windows Workflow Foundation. thanks Scotty.

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Building Highly Scalable Architecure and Web Infrastructure

with the buzz of Web 2.0, and the ever increasing volume of user requests online, building highly scalable web infrastructure and software architecture is of paramount importance. The challenge of building scalable software is nothing new, and in fact, the same old principles of ‘design for scalability’, ‘building for scalability’, ‘testing for scalability’ all still…

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More CardSpace/.NET 3 training Available

Following on the CardSpace hands on lab that Nigel Watling helped me with last year, quite a few of you out there have been asking me for pointers to additional .NET 3 and CardSpace training. Here is one that Sharmilla has put together – to happen in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth. Enjoy!

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iPhone User Experience – A Girlie Perspective

Lots of people have been talking about iPhone this morning – including Shane. My immediate reaction was that wow – now here is a worthy competition in the mobile phone/PDA market, with excellent user experience design. And then, I remembered why I gave up on my XDA – the big hot screen made my face/ear…

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