Curse on the Windows Team Blog

No, not that kind of curse. Brandon has a great post on the Windows Team Blog about BizSpark Startup Curse. Check it out. Managing Game User Interface Add-ons with the Curse Client from I consider myself a casual gamer. I play a few PC games, mostly Games for Windows – LIVE titles, and of…

Microsoft Security Essentials for Small Business

Eric Ligman announced today that Microsoft Security Essentials will be available to small business for free in October. I use Microsoft Security Essentials on all the machines in my house and it’s saved our bacon a number of times. Check out Eric’s post on the solution for small business and the other options that are…

Channel 10 – Microsoft’s Official USB/DVD Download Tool Helps you Upgrade Netbooks to Windows

I haven’t tried this yet, but I’m pretty happy to see it up there. The help file is available on the Microsoft Store site here. Microsoft’s Official USB/DVD Download Tool Helps you Upgrade Netbooks to Windows 7 One of the best new products in Microsoft’s newly revamped online store ( is the USB/DVD Download Tool….

Windows 7 Launch

Should start at about 11:00 AM EST. More at the Windows 7 Virtual Press Kit site.

Springboard Series Virtual Roundtable

Another Springboard roundtable coming up on September 24. Definitely worth attending if you’re interested in Windows 7. Springboard Series Virtual Roundtable Windows® 7 Application Compatibility Part 2: Virtualization ADD TO CALENDAR Date: Thursday, September 24th Time: 9:00am Pacific Time  Hear from a panel of experts how virtualization tools can help you with application compatibility concerns…

Programming Windows 7 | Windows | Channel 9

Cool new site on Channel 9 dedicated to Windows 7 programming.  Programming Windows 7 Windows 7 makes it easy for developers to create engaging, user-friendly applications by providing familiar tools and rich development features that allow them to take advantage of the latest PC capabilities.   Technorati Tags: channel9,windows,windows 7,developer,microsoft

TechNet Springboard and Windows 7

Just a quick reminder that Springboard is one of the best resources out there for Windows 7 technical information. Be sure to check out  Mark Russinovich’s talks under the Windows 7 tab. TechNet Springboard: Windows 7 – Service Pack – Client TechCenter You can also check out a bunch of videos here at the Windows…