Archive for August, 2006

I was interested to read on a German blog that Office 2007 Beta 2 Technical Refresh (B2TR) is coming on the 14th or 15th of September. Interestingly that is the same version that I have installed. Here are a couple of screenshots of the new splash screens for B2TR: Interesting stuff.

Thursday, August 31st, 2006 at 23:35 0 comments

Oops I forgot to post Access 2007 icons too:

Thursday, August 31st, 2006 at 07:52 0 comments

These are a look at the new Office 2007 icons. I have a copy of build 4228 of Office and had a little look into the files with XN Resource Editor. I found some other interesting things as well, including a few PNG’s, AVI’s, some WSDL web services, javascript and the icons for all the […]

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006 at 21:50 0 comments

Today I moved ScottSavage.Net onto the DasBlog platform. This was done mainly to embrace such modern things as comments, trackbacks, multiple feeds, categorys, pingbacks etc. These features are things that I wanted to code into my custom solution, however I just never got the time… 🙁 Anyway this site design will make it easier for […]

Tuesday, August 29th, 2006 at 23:57 0 comments

Today was the opening day for the main TechEd conference. From what I heard most people found the opening speech from Anne Kirah interesting but not technical enough. This ‘division’ between the technology community and the general public is always of interest to me. We saw it recently with the Telstra FTTN debate, the mainstream […]

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006 at 23:00 0 comments

Today was Students Day at TechEd, and I was pleased with the way things turned out. I did a presentation with Jeff Alexander. The presentation went well, except that the network cable was incorrectly patched so the IE 7 demo was a little boring! It was a good experience for me though, I thoroughly enjoyed […]

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006 at 23:33 0 comments

This is just a reminder that TechEd Students Day is on tomorrow at the Sydney Convention Centre! It should be an awesome event and I look forward to seeing lots of Usyd students there! I am presenting with Jeff Alexander at 11:30am. We are presenting Windows Vista, so it should be quite interesting. Thanks for […]

Monday, August 21st, 2006 at 01:06 0 comments