Internet social networks put people in power

I found this very interesting: Thomas Hawk posted on his blog about a pretty bad experience with an online camera retailer that apparently has been extremely abusive of him as a customer. (Some unethical retailers post very low prices to try to sell expensive accesories, more like forcing you to buy them otherwise cancelling the…


Coding 4 Fun

Check out the Coding 4 Fun video at Channel 9 where Dan Fernandez and Brian Keller talk about the site and some cool projects including game development, Wireless security keys, GPS programming and more. Make sure you visit the Coding4Fun site where you fill find lots of cool and interesting stuff including the intorduction to development…


GotDotNet party in Redmond

The Gotdotnet team is throwing a Birthday Party and all Gotdotnet users are invited! The party will occur at the Microsoft Visitor Center this Friday, November 18, 2005 between 6PM and 10PM. For more event details, see or visit the Gotdotnet homepage.


Update: Getting started Resources

A few days ago I posted about the many resources Microsoft makes available to developers and how we can improve on making them easy to find.Nektar made a comment suggesting 5 points for Microsoft to help developers learning our technology. Proving my assumption that we do lots of things that developers are unaware of, here…


Anders as Austin Powers

Awesome pic from Scott Wiltamuth’s blog  


Imagine Cup 2006 registration is live!

Last year 17,000 students worldwide competed in the World’s premiere student technology competition. The quest for the 2006 Imagine Cup begins today. This year’s competitions include Software Design, IT, Short film, Algorithm, Visual Gaming and Interface Designer. For more info go to the Imagine Cup site at theSpoke.


Mind blowing (astronomy)

I was reading today this article on about the discovery of a Neuron star which is formed when a star burn out and collapses into itself but somehow it does not become a black hole as previously thought stars always did. Let me give you some numbers: Our beloved Sun is huge. “The Sun’s…