Visual Studio 2008 release date

At the Microsoft® Worldwide Partner Conference today, Microsoft Chief Operating Officer Kevin Turner announced that Windows Server® 2008, Visual Studio® 2008 and Microsoft SQL Server™ 2008 will launch together at an event in Los Angeles on Feb. 27, 2008, kicking off hundreds of launch events around the world. Also in... [Read More]

Tampa Code Camp Session Calendar

In keeping with the work I did for Tech·Ed 2007 to create Internet Calendars for the different technical tracks, I have created a similar calendar for Tampa Code Camp. The calendar is available from Microsoft Office Online as an Outlook 2007 Internet Calendar Subscription. If you are still using... [Read More]

Development Managers

Recently, Jason posted about bad development managers. Like Jason, I was also told early in my career that “Sales and Marketing is the natural enemy of Development”. I also learned early on that this isn’t entirely true. While it is true that the sales team will sell products... [Read More]

Vista Service Pack 1

According to ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley, Vista SP1 beta 1 to launch in mid-July, with the final version around November 2007. A November release is also the target for RTM of Windows Server 2008, which, if they meet the deadlines means that they were able to stick to a... [Read More]

SourceForge.net Community Choice Awards

Thank you to everyone who nominated Subtext for a Community Choice Award. Your nominations have made Subtext a finalist in the following categories: Most Collaborative Project: The project most likely to accept your patches and value your input. Best Project for Communications: The best project for talking to your friends... [Read More]