eDefine – redefining business with interactive technology

Microsoft Partner Profile eDefine was founded in 1999 as a small internet consulting firm. It’s founder and President, Michael Iantosca, worked for AGENCY.COM since 1997 as the Technical Director. As Technical Director, he was responsible for working with clients to understand their business needs, recommend and apply interactive technology to their business processes and manage…


ARCast.TV – Neil Palmer of Sungard on the Business Impact of Cloud Computing and RIA

In this episode, Hong Choing talks to Neil Palmer, Partner for Sungard Consulting Service about the impact of Cloud Computing and new Rich Internet Application technologies such as Silverlight 4. Hong covers this solution in detail in this blog post. ARCast.TV – Neil Palmer of Sungard on the Business Impact of Cloud Computing and RIA…


Garrett Serack Talks CoApp On The Connected Show

Peter Laudati & Dmitry Lyalin host the edu-taining Connected Show developer podcast on cloud computing and interoperability.  Check out episode #32, “CoApp: Do EPIC Schtuff!”.  Guest Garrett Serack from the Microsoft Open Source Technology Center joins Peter to discuss CoApp, a new package manager for the Windows platform. Garrett tells us how CoApp will help…


Curse Client Application Lights-Up with New Windows 7 Features

  Curse.com is largest MMO (Massive Multi-player Online) gaming web portal in the United States and serves-up millions of games add-on’s for popular games like World of Warcraft, WarHammer, and Runes of Magic. Their users represent some of the most affluent and influential online users.  If you are a true player, then you already know…


ARCast.TV – UI of the new era, designing for multiple devices

Computer screens in laptops, desktops and phones are now the targets for application developers yet they represent challenges as the resolution, size, among other factors. In this episode, Director of User Experience at Infragistics Dr. Komischke  describes how using Fluid UI allows organizations and developers design in the new era of user experience. ARCast.TV -…


When You Care to Send the Very Best…Use the Hallmark Reminders Web Slice

Hallmark Cards released a new web slice for Internet Explorer 8 to the IE Add-ons Gallery last week that will make it extremely simple to remember the birthdays, anniversaries and other raisons de célèbre in your life. This slick little slice integrates with your Facebook friends list and provides you with a list of the…


Windows Azure CloudLab

  Recently, the Microsoft Research team blogged about a cool project called CloudLab, which was developed by a team of students enrolled in CS210, Project-Based Computer Science Innovation & Development at Stanford University. During the course, Microsoft External Research challenged students to make satellite data more accessible to environmental scientists, with the Lawrence Berkeley National…


SQL Azure Security Guidelines

From the Microsoft Download Center, this document provides basic requirements for both server side as well as client-side settings to enable secure connectivity to Microsoft SQL Azure. Learn about best practices for administrating logins and adjusting to SQL Azure firewall and internal firewalls. You can download the document here. Bill Zack Technorati Tags: SQL Azure


Windows Phone 7 Devices for Developers in July 2010

Brandon Watson, who is responsible for the Developer Experience team for Windows Phone 7, reports in his blog post that Windows Phone 7 devices may be available to some developers as early as July 2010. During the Windows Phone session yesterday, Terry Myerson (he runs engineering for Windows Phone 7) stated that we will start…


Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Beta Available in July 2010

Microsoft announced Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Beta and Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 1 Beta would be available in July. We will keep you posted when updates on the release schedule are available. Also, Microsoft announced availability of SQL Azure 50GB offering, Silverlight PivotViewer and Bing Maps SDK. For see Bob Muglia’s keynote and…