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June 10, 2008  12:16 PM

What is enterprise 2.0? Cloud computing proponents mix with social software vendors in Boston.



Posted by: GuyPardon
business, buzz, buzzword, cloud computing, collaboration, communications, conference, conversation, demonstration, Development, enterprise, enterprise 2.0, entrepeneurship, event, innovation, interesting, interface, Internet, interoperability, invention, Microsoft, Networking, new media, news, open source, participation, productivity, social bookmarking, social networking, social publishing, software, software development, spreadsheet, startup, streaming, Technology, the cloud, trend, useful, video, Web 2.0, Web applications, Web services, wiki, word meanings

The question of creating an agreed upon definition for enterprise 2.0 continues to come up here on the Boston waterfront, as hundreds of software executives, CIOs, software vendors, media and curious technologists mix and...

April 28, 2008  10:36 AM

Video: How to install the Cosmos User Kit



Posted by: GuyPardon
.net, code, collaboration, Development, free, innovation, interoperability, invention, Microsoft, video, Visual Studio and the .NET Framework, YouTube

This video from GoCosmos.org demonstrates how to install the Cosmos User Kit. [kml_flashembed movie="http://gocosmos.org/Docs/Videos/UserKitInstallNew/Video.swf"...


January 7, 2008  12:29 PM

Bill Gates says farewell at CES: His potential, our passion. Our laughs, anyway.



Posted by: GuyPardon
culture, downloads, futurism, gadgets, geek, humor, interesting, interface, IPTV, Microsoft, news, software, Technology, trend, video

Last night, Bill Gates gave his swan song keynote at CES 2008. Before his speech, which as always enjoyed blanket coverage from the tech press, the outgoing chairman of Microsoft played a


September 21, 2007  11:09 AM

Video: MS-DOS 5 Upgrade creates geeky nostalgia — or not



Posted by: GuyPardon
humor, Microsoft, video

Thanks to the terrific, frequently hilarious Geekend over at TechRepublic (I love anyone who can be as unabashedly geeky about scifi and fantasy as


September 17, 2007  1:49 PM

Andreesen on the three kinds of platforms, the cloud and the future of the Internet



Posted by: GuyPardon
Amazon, blog, buzzword, cloud computing, code, entrepeneurship, futurism, innovation, interesting, Internet, interoperability, learning, Microsoft, operating systems, programming, Silicon Valley, social networking, the cloud, Web services

One of my favorite discoveries of the past year has definitely been Marc Andreessen's blog. From the moment he first started posting long, chewy, thoughtful discussions of his thoughts on technology,


April 23, 2007  3:14 PM

The House That Gates Built: Satellite Photos of Bill’s House



Posted by: GuyPardon
fun, Google Earth, Google Maps, Microsoft, public domain

Have you been to 1835 73rd Ave NE, Medina, WA? If you didn't recognize the address, that's the location of the 48,000 square foot home of Melinda and Bill Gates. We're still holding our breath for an invitation ourselves. If by chance you haven't visited the home of


April 17, 2007  10:10 PM

Microsoft + Novell = an OpenXML/ODF Translator for Word



Posted by: GuyPardon
free, Microsoft, Office, tool, useful, XML

One of our colleagues over at SearchWinIT, senior news writer Christina Torode, reports that the Microsoft and Novell partnership is starting to bear fruit. The OpenXML Translator, which lets users open and save documents in both OpenXML and ODF, has moved out of beta and can now be downloaded from...


April 16, 2007  9:55 PM

Microsoft Office Open XML file format converter



Posted by: GuyPardon
Microsoft, Office, useful, XML

Microsoft Office 2007 has new Open XML file formats set as the defaults in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. You can read Microsoft's overview of the new formats here. This is causing a bit of a problem for people who don't...


April 12, 2007  1:23 PM

Office 2000 HTML Filter 2.0: Free download to remove Office-specific HTML from documents



Posted by: GuyPardon
HTML, Microsoft, Office, productivity, tag, tool, useful

If you work with Microsoft Office, you may be aware of the Office-specific HTML tags that the various applications in the suite add to your code when you save as HTML. This handy tool,


April 11, 2007  10:35 AM

Channel 9: Connecting Microsoft developers and customers with Web 2.0



Posted by: GuyPardon
blog, collaboration, conversation, Development, feedback, forum, IPTV, Microsoft, podcast, screencast, software, video, Web 2.0, wiki

Channel 9 is a discussion forum used to promote conversations among Microsoft's customers, hosted by Microsoft, featuring video interviews with developers, podcasts, forums and a wiki. More than twenty different


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