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…

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Microsoft and Facebook

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

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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….

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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….

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Halo 3 Hack @ MIT

It’s good to see that MIT hasn’t lost its sense of humor: http://www-tech.mit.edu/V127/N41/graphics/halo3.html. Some things never change. J The Microsoft connection here is nice… now we just have to recruit more folks from my alma mater.

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Deck for Today’s Presentation

Here’s a pointer to the deck I delivered this morning: http://cid-b1bacc8a00bc65a2.skydrive.live.com/self.aspx/presentations/10%20Things%20You%20May%20Not%20Know%20About%20SharePoint.pptx 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.

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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 https://www112.livemeeting.com/cc/microsoft/join?id=PWOCT09&role=attend&pw=PACWEST. 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…

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New Zunes Announced

Check ’em out @ http://www.zune.net/en-us/meetzune/holiday2007.htm.

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