Insert Video with Windows Live Writer

In writing my last post, I came across an excellent plugin that allows you to insert a video from MSN Soapbox, Google Video, YouTube, MySpace Video, Yahoo! Video, muveeMix, and This plugin is extremely easy to use, but it does require you to know the URL of... [Read More]

CC.NET Vista Sidebar Gadget 0.8 Released

Earlier this month, I talked about the upcoming release of Simone’s CC.NET Monitor Gadget for the Vista Sidebar. I’m very pleased to announce now that version 0.8 has been released. This release adds the following features: new tab style settings page ability to monitor more than one... [Read More]

Updated Tech·Ed 2007 Session Calendars

The great folks at EventPoint (the company that coordinates Tech·Ed for Microsoft and is responsible for the Schedule Builder) have updated the RSS feed I was using to generate the Internet Calendars to include the rest of the sessions as well as some additional data that made my life much... [Read More]

Windows Live Writer updates

I use Windows Live Writer for writing almost all of my blog posts. It has been in beta for a long time and isn’t showing any signs of being released any time soon. As a result, there was a lot of speculation that the product... [Read More]

Outlook 2007 Internet Calendar Subscriptions

Just as my last post was publishing, I realized that many people might not know about the Internet Calendar Subscriptions in Outlook 2007 or may still be using Outlook 2003. Michael Affronti, the Outlook Program Manager, has a great post describing Internet Calendar Subscriptions and how you... [Read More]