Posts in Channel 9

New “Minute of Mango” tips series begins

By Michael Stroh

Microsoft’s Channel 9 kicked off a new tips & tricks video series for Windows Phone today called “Minute of Mango” that’s fun and worth The series, hosted by the always vivacious Laura Foy, is geared toward anybody looking to save… Read more

Kinect for Windows Demonstrated at MIX11

By Brandon LeBlanc

This last fall, we released Kinect for the Xbox Kinect enables controller free games and entertainment on Xbox 360 utilizing a gesture-based Natural User Interface (NUI). My colleague Steve Clayton has been blogging a lot about NUI on the Next… Read more

Availability of Visual Studio 2010 & .NET Framework 4 Announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today Microsoft is announcing the availability of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework   Somasegar, Senior Vice President of the Developer Division here at Microsoft, has posted about the release of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 and the… Read more

MIX10 begins tomorrow!

By Brandon LeBlanc

MIX10 officially begins tomorrow in Las MIX is an annual event we put on for designers and developers to learn about Microsoft’s broad web platform and Essentially we’re bringing a bunch of designers and developers together to talk about bringing… Read more

How we designed the default background in Windows 7

By Brandon LeBlanc

Channel 9’s Larry Larsen pinged me earlier today to let me know of a video they just posted to Channel 9 on the default background in Windows Larry was able to talk to Denise Trabona who is a Senior UX… Read more

Microsoft Employees Begin Hosting Windows 7 Launch Parties

By Brandon LeBlanc

Thousands of Microsoft employees have begun hosting Windows 7 Launch Parties this I had the pleasure of attending one last Microsoft employees have been given the opportunity to do “preview” Launch Parties before October 22nd to show off Windows 7… Read more