The Long Tail of Content and SharePoint Technology

Chris Anderson wrote a very interesting article in the October 2004 issue of Wired Magazine titled “The Long Tail”. The idea in his article, effectively, is that traditional businesses (Blockbuster and Barnes & Nobles to name a couple) have certain physical constraints that all brick & mortar businesses face. They have limited space to host…


Microsoft and Facebook

In case you missed it – Microsoft and Facebook expanded their partnership. Read more about it here.


SharePoint Server e-Learning content released

In case you missed it, we released new e-Learning SharePoint Server training “6071AE: Developing Solutions with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Visual Studio 2005” and SharePoint Server end-user training (preview) as well. Developer E-LearningThis developer e-Learning content consists of six courses and covers topics that teach developers how to develop customized Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 solutions….


Is Your Face on Facebook?

If you’re not on Facebook, chances are your children are; if you’re not changing your status every few hours, then where have you been? Some call it the latest fad in social computing; some call it an alternate reality. Whatever you want to call it, Facebook is one of the hottest things happening right now….


Halo 3 Hack @ MIT

It’s good to see that MIT hasn’t lost its sense of humor: Some things never change. J The Microsoft connection here is nice… now we just have to recruit more folks from my alma mater.


Deck for Today’s Presentation

Here’s a pointer to the deck I delivered this morning: The recording should be available in the next few days. I’ll make sure I send a link to the recording when it’s available.


Top 10 You May Not Know About SharePoint Technology web cast

I’m doing the presentation tomorrow (October 9th) @ 11:30am-1:30pm PST – with a short break in the middle. Sorry for the late notice… attend if you can. Attendee URL is I’m presenting this in-person to a number of customers in the Seattle area. Owen Allen, who set up this briefing, said it was OK…


New Zunes Announced

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