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Monthly Archives: August 2007

SkyDrive plugin for Windows Live Writer

August 31st, 2007 at 9:41 pm » Comments Off

Further to my earlier post, Scott has released a new version of his SkyDrive plugin for Windows Live Writer. [tags]Scott Lovegrove,SkyDrive,Windows Live Writer,WLW[/tags] more »

016 – NRW07 – Daniel Fisher on Community In Germany

August 31st, 2007 at 12:02 am » Comments (6)

Craig interviews Daniel for this podcast [Photo courtesy of Thomas Freudenberg] In this show, I talk with Daniel Fisher, one of Germany's key community people. Daniel was a key organiser ...more »

Bob Swart – Database and Web Development Essentials

August 30th, 2007 at 2:58 pm » Comments Off

On Monday November 26th and 27th, Bob Swart will be here in the UK to teach two courses as part of the Developer's Group. Database Development Essentials on Monday November 26th The ...more »

Ray Konopka – Effective User Interface Design & Effective Programming in Delphi

August 30th, 2007 at 2:58 pm » Comments Off

On Monday October 22nd and 23rd, Ray Konopka will be here in the UK to teach two courses as part of the Developer's Group. Effective User Interface Design on Monday October ...more »

UK Community Event – SQLBits – Sat 6th October 2007

August 30th, 2007 at 12:15 pm » Comments Off

Saturday October 6th sees the first SQL Community conference: SQLBits - http://www.SQLBits.com 20 sessions in 4 tracks (Business Intelligence, DBA, Development and Katmai) on a Saturday in Reading at a cost ...more »

Windows Vista SP1 – you have no excuses: what are you waiting for?

August 30th, 2007 at 11:58 am » Comments Off

I am pleased to see information about Windows Vista Service Pack 1 start to appear. This is good news because I know a lot of system builders, friends and colleagues have ...more »

UK Event – MIX07 – less than 50 places left!

August 30th, 2007 at 8:43 am » Comments (1)

About Mix:UK 07 Mix:UK 07 is the premier event for web designers and web developers to: Get creative inspiration from design and development gurus, web agencies and innovators Discover how technologies like ...more »

Windows Live Writer – SkyDrive Plug-in

August 29th, 2007 at 7:58 am » Comments (2)

Scott Lovegrove (Facebook, WLM, Rambling Ferret) has written a rather neat little tool that integrates SkyDrive URLs with Windows Live Writer (blog). There's an example over here. Get the WLM SkyDrive plug-in ...more »

015 – MVP Summit 2007 – Seven Parties and….The one with the “Exclusive Book Signing”

August 29th, 2007 at 12:34 am » Comments (2)

Richard Costall, Craig Murphy, Alun Rogers, Dave McMahon What happens when four Microsoft MVPs find themselves sitting at a round table, in a pub, in Seattle, with beer? Well, you ...more »

At airports, there are two kind of people…

August 28th, 2007 at 11:58 pm » Comments (2)

Spending time at Dussledorf airport reminded that there are two kinds of people at airports, excluding the staff. Any airport, not just Dussledorf. Indeed, some train stations exhibit ...more »

NRW07 – Community Event in Wuppertal, Germany

August 28th, 2007 at 10:28 pm » Comments (2)

The chaps over in Wuppertal, Germany have pulled off another successful conference: NRW07. Like last year's NRW06, this event was held in a venue that is used to seeing heavy ...more »

Paul Walsh on The Power of Twitter

August 27th, 2007 at 5:24 pm » Comments Off

Paul Walsh writes a good piece about how Twitter is helping him with his "here and now" communications. If you haven't discovered Twitter, or you believe that it's a waste of ...more »