Origami Experience 2.0 Part 2: RSS

By Brandon LeBlanc

Two weeks ago, I talked about the new Web Browsing capabilities in Origami Central, one of the three apps in the Origami Experience That was Part 1 of a 4-part series showcasing the new features of the Origami Experience software… Read more

New Digital Photography Series Debuts on Channel 10

By Brandon LeBlanc

Channel 10's Nic Fillingham has gone live with a brand new show on Channel 10 focusing on digital photography and imaging called The idea is simple: make you a better photographer by highlighting techniques to take better photos, help you… Read more

5 Misunderstood Features in Windows Vista

By Brandon LeBlanc

Nicholas Rayner pointed out (via Twitter linking back to his blog) a new article available for download on looking at 5 misunderstood features in Windows Vista Download: 5 Misunderstood Features in Windows Vista (Link down but will be back up shortly)… Read more

Put Windows Live on your Windows Mobile phone

By Brandon LeBlanc

Windows Live for Windows Mobile is now available to download for your Windows Mobile Windows Live for Windows Mobile lets Windows Mobile users sync their email from Windows Live Hotmail as well as their Windows Live To download, just head… Read more

Browse the Sky with WorldWide Telescope from Microsoft Research

By Brandon LeBlanc

Want to try out for yourself what made Robert Scoble cry? Tonight, Microsoft Research has made available the Spring Beta of WorldWide Download: WorldWide Telescope Spring Release WorldWide Telescope is an application designed to turn your PC into a "virtual… Read more

Put Certified for Windows Vista on your desktop

By Brandon LeBlanc

Last week I posted an update on Certified from Windows Vista products in which at the end of the post I mentioned I had something else planned in regards to Certified for Windows Here at Microsoft in Redmond, the Windows… Read more

Looking for the Logo: Update on Certified for Windows Vista

By Brandon LeBlanc

I caught up with Deryl McCartney, Marketing Manager for the Windows Vista Logo Program, to get a general update on Certified for Windows Vista products as of Just to re-cap: Certified for Windows Vista products are products that carry the… Read more

Best Practices for keeping your Windows Live ID safe


Your Windows Live ID is essentially your online identity for all of the Windows Live services, Xbox Live, Zune and other third party websites (such as ) that utilize Windows Live If you're using Windows Live Hotmail and Windows Live… Read more