In a June 2007 report, the U.S Government Accountability Office (GAO) described cybercrime as “having significant economic impacts and a threat to U.S. national security interests” and referenced a 2005 FBI survey estimating that U.S. businesses lost $67.2 billion because of cyber crime and the estimated losses associated with identity theft in 2006 were $49.3 billion.
It has been a fun experience for me this morning.
I am at TechEd in Orlando, Florida and was able to join Bill Gates on stage during his keynote to talk to the audience about the paradigm shift in client application development and the user experience.
Earlier this week, we announced the release of the new MSN Toolbar.
The MSN Toolbar aims to give consumers persistent access to valuable content and search options. It allows you to preview headlines without leaving the web page you are on, keep up with breaking news,
Earlier this year, Microsoft announced a set of broad-reaching changes to Microsoft’s technology and business practices to increase the openness of its products and drive greater interoperability, opportunity and choice.
As much as some of us dream of a world where all the computing systems are homogeneous,
Watching Microsoft Popfly evolve has been incredibly exciting for me. With its Silverlight-based drag-and-drop capabilities, Popfly has been a fun and easy way to build and share mashups, gadgets, Web pages, and applications. Popfly has won the hearts and minds of many,
Last year the Microsoft Expression team shipped a new suite of tools for creative professionals. This first release of Expression Studio marked a significant milestone in the history of development tools at Microsoft, delivering superior designer-developer workflow and providing designers a set of interaction design,
We recently revamped the website for the Visual Studio Express Editions and made it Silverlight enabled.
The approach was to add Silverlight without making it look like we just dropped something new into our existing site without any thought. I loved how the site turned out and decided that it would make an interesting case study for people out there who are thinking about taking their own website and giving it a new life with Silverlight.