My Television Debut: Next Stop Hollywood!!!

Yeah so I finally went on TV.  It was a cool experience but interesting in that I am used to speaking to people by the thousands either online or in person and getting some response.  In the studio it is just…quiet.  No noise, just the reporters sitting at the stage sets and reading from a…

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Got Search?

  Did you know we have a version of Search Server that is free?  Oh yeah!  Say hello to my little friend:  Search Server 2008 Express.  Yes with this little gem the world is yours as you bring killer search capabilities into your space.  So check it out now before I send someone over there…


Licensing and Specials For Business Customers

    So with Christmas upon us my thoughts turn naturally to…licensing!!!   What better place is there than a great licensing blog, one heck of a stocking stuffer: http://www.ericligman.com/     And since you will probably want to run out and do some enterprise purchases, here is where you can find our deals: http://www.microsoftincentives.com/…


Sysinternals: Your Reminder

  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/       Just another friendly reminder (I try to do this about once a year) that Sysinternals is the coolest place to get great tools for developers and admins.  One great example is the virtual desktop that allows you to have up to four “virtual desktops” that you can use (just like…


Random Coolness: The Crystal Method

Another world, another time… In the Age of Wonder…     Trip Like I Do – The Crystal Method     Busy Child – The Crystal Method   Name of the Game – The Crystal Method   The Red Pill – The Crystal Method Glowsticks are NOT optional 🙂

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MSDN Reader Love :)

  Have you ever wanted to read development-focused content through the slick NY Times Reader experience? Me too! The MSDN Reader provides offline caching/reading of MSDN Magazine articles, content annotation, and content sharing through an intuitive user interface. The source for this application is provided in the releases section. Feel free to play with the…

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Microsoft Research Love: More Goodness

MSR-TR-2008-153 Path Feasibility Analysis for String-Manipulating Programs Nikolaj Bjorner; Nikolai Tillmann; Andrei Voronkov October 2008 16 p. http://research.microsoft.com/research/pubs/view.aspx?tr_id=1570 We discuss the problem of path feasibility for programs manipulating strings using a collection of standard string library functions. We prove results on the complexity of this problem, including its undecidability in the general case and decidability…

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Active Directory / Identity Programming Goodness

Doug M. recently asked me about this: === There are two areas that I’m interested in learning more about at this time: Active Directory/LDAP and Identity Management. For both, I’d like to get some resources that explain the basics in detail as well as  examples of code in C#. ===   I am certainly no…

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