Starting in early 2010, what was previously known as BPOS version 2 or Union will be available as Office 365. The name should reflect the availability of the platform (which suffered some reputation step back this summer). Today the beta is released, available to a 1000+ customers worldwide.
Ray Ozzy is stepping down the Chief Software Architect role at Microsoft.
He’s going to leave Microsoft in the short future.
Steve Balmer isn’t naming a new Chief Software Architect for the moment.
A quick note about Microsoft’s contributions to jQuery (namely XYZ): they are now official plug-ins!
Those plug-ins bring a programming model relatively close to Microsoft WPF (or Silverlight) but quite in line with jQuery. It also shows the...
<p>I finally got around installing the first beta preview of Internet Explorer 9. So far, I’m pretty impressed!</p> <p>It is pretty fast. Is it the fastest browser? I got no idea, but it’s fast enough: I don’t have the feeling of slow browser experience I...
I’ve made a Codeplex project public: http://blobfoldersync.codeplex.com.
There are no release yet though, as I’m still working on the code.
It’s basically a simple sync engine which synchronizes local folders with an Azure Blob Storage.
I’ve started this to get my hands dirty on Azure Storage. I’ve learned quite a few things along the way, so I think that...