Archive for August, 2010

Microsoft launches Bing search app for Verizon Android

Microsoft has just announced a Bing Mobile app for Verizon branded Android devices. The app looks very similar to the iOS Bing app which the company released Continue reading


Fix: Windows Ribbon is not displayed correctly

If you find that your Windows Ribbon is not displayed correctly in an application that uses the /largeaddressaware option on a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer, then this Continue reading

Update: Hotmail Push Mail, Contacts & Calendar now enabled with Exchange ActiveSync

Microsoft has enabled Hotmail push email support for a wide range of phones including the iPhone, Windows Phone devices and Android today. Continue reading

Available: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1)

Since the Beta Release of MS Exchange 2010 in June, there have been over 500,000 downloads from the Technology Adoption Partners Program. Apparently, the beta version must have Continue reading

How to check the activation status & type of Microsoft Office 2010

If you’d like to check the activation type and status of your Microsoft Office 2010 installation, on your Windows, then you can do so as follows: Continue reading

Launch: Windows Phone 7 Developer Guide Community site

The Official Windows Phone 7 Patterns & Practices Guide is now available at the Windows Phone 7 Developer Guide community site on CodePlex. This new guide from Continue reading

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9: New JavaScript engine, codenamed Chakra

Chakra is the new JScript engine developed by Microsoft for their upcoming Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) web browser. A distinctive feature of the engine is Continue reading