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A Trip to the Microsoft Store

While I was in California last week I decided to visit the new Microsoft Store in Mission Viejo.  While there, the managers graciously allowed me to take pictures of the…..

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Free e-book: Windows 7 troubleshooting tips

Originally found on the Microsoft Press blog… Free e-book: Windows 7 troubleshooting tips Mitch Tulloch, a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional and lead author of the just-published (and hot-selling) Windows 7…..

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How UAC Actually Works

This post has had a few false starts.  It’s a tough topic to cover, as it’s a very controversial subject for most people still.  Hopefully we can enlighten some people…..

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Pictures from Techdays and FailCamp in Toronto

After getting my camera back from Mitch Garvis after Techdays and FailCamp in Toronto, I decided to upload photos from the events, and to my surprise there were some pretty…..

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The Boston Tea Party has gone Batty

This morning I saw an interesting post on Twitter.  Which in-and-of-itself is kinda amazing, but that’s not the point.  The post was on something called the Windows 7 Sins site. …..

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Move Their Cheese! (and Change the Design)

I tend to complain a lot.  Which frankly, doesn’t do much for what I’m complaining about.  In most cases, it comes down to “okay, here is a problem, now someone…..

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Poor Quebec, This is Terrible

Microsoft certainly isn’t to blame here, it’s a law in Quebec that prevents contests from happening.  Better chance for me to win it though!