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Bing People Autosuggest Quickly Find the Person You’re Looking For

Bing People Autosuggest, made it easier to find the person you’re looking for with quick snapshot of the people information below the search bar.

Microsoft Pulls the Plug on Silverlight.Net; Plans to Sell Surface in Third-Party Stores

Microsoft has closed its Silverlight.Net site, a primary web resource for its Silverlight browser plug-in and development framework.

A Microsoft spokesperson issued the following statment on the sudden closer of the site stating (via):

“In order to streamline access to online resources for the …

Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2012 Beta; CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool; MAP Toolkit 7.0; July 2012 Visual Studio 2012 RC; Visual Studio Achievements VS2012 RC; Repositories Microsoft Skydrive Plugin

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool available for those involved in development of HTML web resources, is designed to identify potential issues with custom JavaScript in JavaScript libraries and HTML web resources.

“The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Q2 2012 Service Update and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Update Rollup 9 include significant …

SDK for Xbox SmartGlass; System Center 2012 VMM Beta IPD Guide; Reactive Extensions (Rx) v2.0 RC

Xbox SmarGlass SDKXbox SmarGlass SDKMicrosoft on June 21st, released software development kit (SDK) for SmartGlass Xbox, announced at the recently held E3 conference. “SmartGlass is an application for Windows 8, Windows Phone, and other portable devices that will connect phones, PCs and tablets with your Xbox 360 console by displaying supplemental content on those devices.”

Office 365 for Government Rolls Out, IPv6 Support coming This September; Meet Windows Azure Event Announced; Details About Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) Emerges; Moonlight Open Source Silverlight Abandoned

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Microsoft Office 365 is now available for government customers in the United States. In a blog post, Microsoft just introduce the “Office 365 for Government,” is a “new multi-tenant service that stores US government data in a segregated community cloud.”

“Like other Office 365 offerings, it includes productivity and …

Microsoft May 2012 Patch Tuesday Addresses 23 Vulnerabilities

Microsoft releases May 2012 security updates addressing 23 vulnerabilities in various products. The bulletin announces the release of 7 security updates include: 2 updates for Microsoft Windows only; 3 updates for Microsoft Office only; 1 update for Microsoft .NET Framework only; and 1 update that combines multiple products: Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft .NET Framework, …

Bing Maps Now with the New Native Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Control

Bing Maps moves beyond Silverlight and AJAX with the new native WPF ControlBing Maps moves beyond Silverlight and AJAX with the new native WPF Control

Bing Maps moves beyond Silverlight and AJAX with the new native WPF Control, which enables you to build interactive tools for visualizing geographical data on the desktop.

“The two main alternatives to Bing Maps with WPF are Bing Maps AJAX in a Web application and Bing Maps Silverlight. I’ve …

Sample Browser v5 Refresh Brings 3500+ Code Samples, Favorite Searches, Flexibilities & More

A new Sample Browser applications available today, helps developers to search, download and enjoy 3500 code samples, new Favorite Searches, Favorite Samples functions, integration of social media sharing, enriched query conditions & more in a Zune-style user experience

The project aligns with DPE’s strategy of enlarging developer community and promoting best …

Microsoft Roadmap Reveals Information About Office 15, IE10 and Other Key Products

The screenshots of the roadmap that Microsoft provided to its partners for the next version of its key product including Office 15, Internet Explorer 10 and Windows Phone have leaked to the Web.

Maarten Visser, CEO of Meetroo, one of the partners who’ve received the roadmap, recently posted screen shots from it and …

Windows Phone in News: Microsoft Confirms Funding Developers Up to $600,000; Apps to be Tango Compatible; Offers Guidance for Transferring Contacts and Other Stuff to a New WP

Microsoft Windows Phone Marketplace reaching 80,000 apps just a couple of days ago — the company has been helping fund the development of some apps with up to $600,000.

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The company has also been offering Windows Phone devices to developers for some time now, so …

Microsoft February 2012 Security Bulletin; IE 9.0.5; UR1.1 for Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Released; System Center Added in WSUS Server

Microsoft posted the Security Bulletin Summary for February 2012, “9 new security bulletins addressing 21 vulnerabilitie in the products such as Windows, Internet Explorer, SharePoint, .Net Framework, Silverlight, and Office.”

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Download Lync 2010 Bandwidth Calculator – Microsoft Codename Trust Services SDK and Management Tool

Microsoft Codename Trust Services SDK and Management ToolMicrosoft Codename Trust Services SDK and Management Tool“Microsoft Codename Trust Services SDK and Management Tool” released today is an application-level encryption framework for those interested in offering increased protection for sensitive data.

With this utility, you should be able to easily encrypt stored content.

“Data publishers can use Trust Services to encrypt data before it is …

Exchange Interoperability Content Now On MSDN Open Specifications Developer Center

MSDN: MSDN: In November and December 2011, Exchange content made its debut on the Learn Open Specifications and Interoperability page in the Open Specifications Developer Center. The updates include nine new Microsoft Exchange Learning Modules:

“While you’re on the Learn tab exploring the new Exchange learning modules, don’t miss the Open Specifications …

SkyDrive: $50K Collaboration Challenge for Students at 10 Universities Across the U.S. and 7 Power Tips

SkyDrive $50k Collaboration Challenge for students and 7 Power tipsSkyDrive $50k Collaboration Challenge for students and 7 Power tipsIn a blog post on Inside Windows Live, Anand Babu revealed that the company is sponsoring a new $50K Collaboration Challenge for students at 10 universities across the U.S. who are participating in business plan competitions.

Babu also offers seven power tips and FAQs to help get the most out of …

Microsoft Windows Azure Cloud Roadmap for 2012 – Persistent VM Support for Linux on Windows Azure Coming this Spring!

Microsoft quitely shared some details about the 2012 roadmaps for its Windows Azure and Office 365 cloud offerings. In a January 3, blog post MJF writes that Microsoft is using “Start, Build, Manage” to describe for customers and partners its path to the cloud.

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Here are a few of …