XBox Live Video Market place

“To celebrate its first birthday on November 22, Xbox 360™ becomes the first and only gaming console to provide HD and standard-definition TV shows and movies direct to you.” http://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/marketplace/moviestv/default.htm Renting movies from Blockbuster was nice.Renting movies from Netflix was even better for my lazy but.Renting movies without ever having to leave the couch is…

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.Net Framework 3.0 has Shipped!

The first product I worked on here at Microsoft has shipped. http://www.netfx3.com/blogs/news_and_announcements/archive/2006/11/06/.NET-Framework-3.0-has-been-released_2100_.aspx It’s a great feeling.

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InfoPath SP1

Chris Anderson led me to this: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2004/feb04/02-23EnhancedInfoPathPR.asp  I haven’t got a chance to play with this yet but I recall talking with Eric just this past weekend about InfoPath  We talked about some of the features I felt were  missing from it. Looks like I’ll soon find out whether my wishes have been granted. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=D5ADC839-73F4-4299-ABA0-E88C90B25144&displaylang=en

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Roaming at Home

My MPx200 Smarphone has been on the fritz for a while now. it misses more calls than it used to and it refuses to sync over USB. This morning my replacement phone (a refurbished one) came in the mail. I popped my SIM card in the phone and turned it on. It synced beautifuly. About…

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Theory of Relativity

A few Weeks ago my roomate Nick and I had a minor disagreement over the fact that I recently purchased Jim Miller’s new book (The Common Language Infrastructure Annotated Standard) which I was reading in my spare time. This disagreement gained notoriety through a weblog post he made. Since then an e-mail thread on the subject…

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How long will this last...

I wonder how long I will  keep blogging now that I’ve started? This blog phenomenon is really interesting but I don’t know how much I have to say that hasn’t been already said. Unlike one of my roomates I’m not opinionated. I’m also not much of a writer, when I do write it tends to be…

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