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Channel 9 – Microsoft’s a behind the scenes video channel

Channel 9. This is Microsoft’s video production site where a group of 10 Microsoft employees get together and discuss various aspects of programming and design. The idea is that people…

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Free Microsoft Word 2010 Step by Step Tutorial Videos

Following my article yesterday with links to the 5½ hours of Windows 7 Step by Step videos I made for Microsoft Press, and that have now been released for free. …

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Free Windows 7 Step by Step Tutorial Videos

Earlier this year I made a series of DVD video versions of a few of Microsoft Press’ Step by Step books.  These were never released commercially but have now been…

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ExoPC Ready the ExoDesk… End of Line

The makers of the excellent ExoPC Windows 7 Tablet, that has been sold around the world under various names and remains to this day one of the finest quality Windows…

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Microsoft Demos Windows Phone Xbox App [Video]

Microsoft revealed a bit more of the upcoming Xbox 360 companion app for Windows Phone in a brief video demonstration at the Nokia World 2011 event in London.

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New Windows 7 Ads Appear, Highlight Features The Funny Way

How do you best highlight features of an operating system in an advertisement? Microsoft seems to have gone the unconventional route and has decided to create “funny” video ads highlighting…

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Firefox 4.0 Concept Videos Appear

In a recent blog post by Stephen Horlander, a new interface for Firefox 4.0 was shown in two concept videos that match the Ribbon style present in Windows 7. The…

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Windows7 and Multipoint Mouse – New Developer Kit Download Available

Mulitpoint Mouse, also known as Mischief, allows multiple users to work on one PC. It has been tested in developing countries, where PC are hard to come by, and frequently multiple students sit at one PC.
Windows MultiPoint Mouse Software Development Kit (SDK) allows developers to build applications that enable up to 25 individual mouse devices to work simultaneously on one computer.

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Windows7 – Digital Signage with an Intel Partnership

Out-of-home advertising otherwise known as digital signage delivers content and messages that are displayed on digital signs with a common goal of delivering targeted messages to specific locations at specific times. Microsoft and Intel are partnering up to provide a digital signage proof of concept.

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Over 10,000 Windows 7 Whoppers Sold A Week

Remember the Windows 7 Whopper that Burger King and Microsoft launched jointly to celebrate the launch of Windows 7?  If you missed it the first time, this monster burger featured…

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Windows 7 Whopper In The Flesh

When I first saw Robert’s post about the Windows 7 Whopper I thought it was a joke, but then I realised that this heart attack in a wrapper was real.…

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Sample Windows 7 TV Adverts

Rather than ‘Mac bashing‘, it looks like Microsoft will be taking the moral higher ground and focusing on Windows 7′s new product features in its new adverts.  Below are 3…

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Official Windows 7 Video Tours

Microsoft have published some official Windows 7 video tours that give users a good view of some of the new features in Windows 7.  There are 4 videos in total…

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