Microsoft Tester Center open for business

Alan Page announced today that the new Microsoft Tester Center site was live.  This is very cool.  What I love about this site is summed up in three words… it’s about testing. I encourage anyone interested in learning more about testing and what testers do to check out the new site — especially the whiteboard…

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The Journey of the Lunch Launcher: Part 6 – Processing messages

Part 1 – The origins of the ‘lunch launcher’Part 2 – MEDC 2007Part 3 – Managing the TransportPart 4 – Sending messagesPart 4b – The output channelPart 5 – Receiving messagesLast time, I talked about how the Lunch Launcher receives messages.  Today’s topic is now the messages are processed.As with all entries in this series,…

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Recommended Reading: Windows Mobile Data Synchronization with SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server Compact 3.1

I recently finished reading Rob Tiffany‘s newest book ‘Windows Mobile Data Synchronization with SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server Compact 3.1‘ (special thanks to Rob for blogging about the process and the chapters).  For anyone, like me, who attended MEDC 2007 and saw his SQL Merge Replication demo, this book explains how he built the…

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The Journey of the Lunch Launcher – Part 5: Receiving messages

Part 1 – The origins of the ‘lunch launcher’Part 2 – MEDC 2007Part 3 – Managing the TransportPart 4 – Sending messagesPart 4b – The output channelIn the series so far, we have seen how the Lunch Launcher manages the Store and Forward Messaging transport objects and how it sends messages (invitations, replies) to buddies. …

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The Journey of the Lunch Launcher – Part 4b: The output channel

Part 1 – The origins of the ‘lunch launcher’Part 2 – MEDC 2007Part 3 – Managing the TransportPart 4 – Sending messagesThere is a time honored tradition in some television series of having, for example, ‘Season 4’ and ‘Season 4b’.  This weblog is no different.  Welcome to Part 4b!Last time, I described how the Lunch…

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