Live Mesh Technology Preview Announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today Microsoft is unveiling a technology preview to a really neat new software+services platform called Live Live Mesh is a brand new platform that helps your devices act together through the internet enabling users such as you and me to… Read more

Check out these new Sidebar Gadgets for Windows Vista

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today I've got some pretty neat new Sidebar Gadgets to tell you about for Windows If you're into Baseball, you'll like this new Fox Sports on MSN is offering a Fantasy Baseball Gadget brought to you by People-Ready Business from… Read more

Indexer Status Sidebar Gadget for Windows Search

By Brandon LeBlanc

Brandon Paddock, who works on the Windows Shell Team here at Microsoft, wrote a Windows Sidebar Gadget that displays the status of the Windows Search Download the Indexer Status Gadget I don't know about you but I think it's kind… Read more

New Languages Available for Windows Search 4.0 Preview

By Brandon LeBlanc

We're announcing quite a few new languages available of the Windows Search Preview The following languages are available for download for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008: Arabic (Only for Windows Vista/Windows Server 2008) Brazilian… Read more

Windows Vista SP1 FAQ

By Brandon LeBlanc

Based off of comments we have received on the Windows Vista Team Blog, we devised a FAQ answering some of the most common questions regarding Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) and the installation We will update the FAQ accordingly… Read more

Windows Live OneCare 2.5 Now in Beta

By Brandon LeBlanc

As you may have read, the Beta release of Windows Live OneCare is now available on Microsoft Connect for folks to start I of course went ahead and installed Windows Live OneCare to give it a spin So what's new… Read more

Experiencing the goodness that is Windows Mobile 6.1

By Brandon LeBlanc

Yesterday, our friends on the Windows Mobile Team have announced Windows Mobile at CTIA Wireless 2008 in Las Windows Mobile Program Manager Mel Sampat made the announcement on the Windows Mobile Team Blog which also includes information on devices and… Read more

Silverlight Test Page

By Brandon LeBlanc

This is a test Silverlight Video page using Silverlight Streaming on Windows This page is an example of embedding a Silverlight video hosted on Silverlight Streaming into a blog Read more