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  • TeraBrick

    Morgan pointed out this new Lacie device http://www.lacie.com/products/product.htm?id=10118 which looks like it's shipping in May and offers 1TB of external storage. What a fantastic little box - wonder what the pricing is going to be like for it? Given that...
  • BPEL White Paper

    Scott Woodgate's blog has a post to a new white paper on the role of BPEL - http://blogs.msdn.com/scottwoo/archive/2004/04/21/117549.aspx
  • Don Box on .NET Remoting

    Don Box's blog has an entry on .NET Remoting versus ASMX web services and Indigo (it's not a long posting). I've had quite a lot of people talk to me about this recently so this posting might help http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/dbox/default.aspx?key=2004-04...
  • SharePoint, DWP and Web.Config

    I've been playing just slightly with writing WebParts for Windows SharePoint Services. One of the things you've got to do when you make a web part is to create a .DWP file that lets you load up your WebPart into SharePoint and you also have to add an entry...
  • Jeremy Mazner on the WinFS "cuts" announced in the press

    I find this posting from Jeremy really positive. I'm quite excited by the prospect of WinFS in Longhorn and I've delivered the odd talk here and there myself on its potential and features and this posting is great to see following the recent various stories...
  • PInvoke Signatures Wiki

    Got this site from Chris Sells' blog so this is just one of those annoying "me too" posts around .NET interop and PInvoke signatures - http://www.pinvoke.net/
  • GuitarPort

    At the suggestion of Ian a few weeks ago I went ahead and bought myself a GuitarPort made by Line6 ( www.guitarport.com ). I'm not sure whether Ian actually has one of these devices or whether he was looking for a guinea pig to check it out for him but I thought...
  • Film Time

    We went to see "The Station Agent" ( http://www.thestationagent.com/ ) over the weekend - truly fantastic film. Nothing much happens but it's just very nicely done and acted and a genuine pleasure to watch. It also (seemed) relatively short which seems rare...
  • Dino on serializing DataTable's

    Good snippet on returning DataSet/DataTable from a web service. http://weblogs.asp.net/despos/archive/2004/04/07/109184.aspx
  • Programming Yukon

    There are some nice sample chapters of a Programming Yukon book appearing up on the ServerSide.NET site - link is here http://www.theserverside.net/books/inreview/ProgrammingYukon/ProgrammingYukon.tss I just had a flick through chapter 4 and it seemed pretty...
  • Smart Clients

    I've been talking about Smart clients quite a bit lately and have been using my own definition but this one http://longhornblogs.com/jlowy/archive/2004/04/05/2959.aspx seems to come pretty close to what I've been describing.The fact that it's tied into an article...
  • WS-Metadata Exchange

    Strangely, I find this little spec quite exciting in its own way http://msdn.microsoft.com/webservices/understanding/specs/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/dnglobspec/html/ws-metadataexchange.asp So, it's not rocket science in that it's just describing a mechanism...
  • BizTalk 2004 & Pipelines

    So I got asked in response to a former posting what the deal was with the "XML receive" pipeline in BizTalk versus the "Pass through" pipeline. How I see it is this. A pipeline is just a set of .NET components configured to have certain properties on them and...
  • Updated Simple BizTalk 2004 Correlation Sample

    So I did a bad thing in that I posted a sample zip file of how to do correlation in BizTalk 2004 and didn't make it easy enough to work with. First of all, it's the zip file that is posted here http://mtaulty.com/ downloads/ correlation.zip So...here's how...