Oops. It’s been a while since I posted a Geek Notes. After seeing ROTK on Tuesday night, I’ve been too tired to do anything computer-related after work and my blogging has suffered. Sorry.
We had our company holiday party last night and that was fun. My wife and I basically spent the entire evening following our 2-year old Hadley around the party. She was having a blast.
- Windows XP Service Configurations - Ever wondered which Windows XP services you really need? Which ones you shoud turn off? This is the most exhaustive list I’ve found. Enjoy!
- .NET Framework 1.1 Device Update 4.0 - Provides additional device support for the ASP.NET mobile controls.
- Making Movies vs. Computer Programs - Andy Hunt compares how ROTK was made with how typical computer systems are made.
- Anti-Pixel Style Button Makers - Don’t want to draw buttons for your weblog by hand? Here are a few tools to help you out.
- Amazon Browser in XUL - This is the coolest example of the power of XUL that I’ve ever seen. NOTE: You must be using Mozilla or Firebird to see it. Once there, click the “Start MAB Now!” link.
Right now I am in K2.net Enterprise Workflow Training. In case you don’t know K2 is an amazing human workflow engine for .NET. It generates .NET code, integrates with SharePoint, BizTalk or even your own applications. Very cool stuff.