In the Beginning…

So a bunch of friends and coworkers have been at me for quite some time now to start a “blog”. At first I was sure they were all referring to something from a Star Wars or Star Trek episode, but of course the concept was explained to me and it became apparent to me what…


November 2004 MSDN Magazine now online!

The November 2004 issue of MSDN Magazine is now available online!http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/11/default.aspx with the November installment of my favorite column, .NET Matters, available here:http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/11/NETMatters/default.aspx


"Urinetown: The Musical" in Chicago continues to please

I posted a couple of weeks ago with some reviews of the production of “Urinetown: The Musical” running in Chicago.  It continues to receive rave reviews from the Chicago area press, and I’ve kept that blog post up-to-date with all of the reviews I know about.  If you know of any others that are available online,…


TechNet Magazine

All of the feature articles from the premiere issue of TechNet Magazine are now online!  The rest of the content will be online next week. In the meantime, the magazine should be arriving in many of your mailboxes very soon (if it hasn’t already), and the issue will be on newstands early next week. We’re…


December 2004 MSDN Magazine now online!

The December 2004 issue of MSDN Magazine is now available online!http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/12 with the December installment of my favorite column, .NET Matters, available here:http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/12/NETMatters As usual, we’ve also compiled the whole issue into a CHM file, available for download at: http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/htmlhelp.aspx And we’ve put online a preview article from our January 2005 issue, an article by…


January 2005 MSDN Magazine now online!

The January 2005 issue of MSDN Magazine is now available online.  This issue is the first issue of the magazine’s 20th anniversary year… happy birthday! http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/05/01 The January installment of my favorite column, .NET Matters, is available at http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/05/01/NETMatters. We’ve also put online a preview article from our February 2005 issue, an article by John…


Sudoku article on MSDN

My Sudoku article on MSDN is live at Microsoft Sudoku: Optimizing UMPC Applications for Touch and Ink.  At 60 pages, it’s practically a book 🙂  I sincerely hope you enjoy it.


Want to work for Microsoft in NYC?

My team, which creates MSDN Magazine and TechNet Magazine, is looking for a Developmental Editor and a Media Production Specialist.  If you’re interested in applying for either position, both of which are located in New York, see http://www.microsoft.com/careers/search/details.aspx?JobID=b6946cb7-16f1-4a50-b63d-3b8333e979de and http://www.microsoft.com/careers/search/details.aspx?JobID=58222a9f-67ae-48e7-852a-729d270f11ab, respectively.


MSDN Magazine 2004 CD

Forgot to mention this earlier, but for those of you who like to take the magazine with you wherever you go, the MSDN Magazine 2004 CD is available.


Want to write for MSDN Magazine?

Interested in writing an article for MSDN Magazine? We’re always looking for new and interesting top-notch developer content, so if you have a good article you’d like to see published, or if you have a good idea for one, email mmsubmit@microsoft.com with your article and/or proposal, and I’ll get back to you about it as soon…