Tag Archives: Microsoft

SQL Server 2005 SP3

Microsoft quietly released a new service pack for SQL Server 2005 (Development release date November 24, 2008 ) on December 15. You can learn how to find it here or here but that’s not the whole story. Upgrading non-Express editions … Continue reading

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Is Microsoft Evil?

I don’t think the answer is Yes but let me explain. It’s in the nature of corporations to begin with new, revolutionary ideas and grow large and complacent. Conservatism and by that I mean resistance to change is a natural … Continue reading

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DreamSpark: Free Developer Software from Microsoft for Students

Microsoft surprised me in a good way with their announcement regarding free developer software for students. Wired has a good article that explains it well. The gist is that you can get Visual Studio Pro, Expression Studio (graphic design and … Continue reading

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