Real Technology Heroes

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In an excellent tribute to the Budweiser “Real Men of Genius” commercials comes Real Technology Heroes. Just like the original Bud commercials, this site salutes those geeks that don’t get recognized…but should. That’s right, we salute you, Mr. “select * from table examples” guy... Read more

TechEd Technical Tracks Summary, Updated

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There are 14 core tracks and 2 virtual tracks at TechEd this year, which will cover more than 1,000 sessions. In case you’re wondering, a virtual track is a collection of sessions or labs that share a common theme but span several tracks. Microsoft has revised the technical tracks slightly since my... Read more

Expression products now part of MSDN

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When Microsoft announced the new Expression product line, a decision was made to keep these out of the MSDN subscriptions. The theory behind this was that these tools are designed for graphics designers and didn’t have a place in the MSDN subscriptions. This decision was widely criticized by the development... Read more

GWB Conversion to Subtext

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Jeff just recently posted that the conversion of from .Text to Subtext is back underway. I am really looking forward to seeing the conversion complete. Subtext has a lot of great features and has a very active development community. I’m sure GWB will be converting to Subtext 1.9... Read more

Joe Wells leaving Sunbelt

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For those of you who have been following my blog, you should remember that I used to work at a local computer security company, Sunbelt Software. Just over a year ago, Joe joined Sunbelt a their Chief Scientist for Security Research. (Disregard the date on the press release,... Read more