Archive for August, 2007

Aug 26 2007

Pownce invites – I’ve got some

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Use my contact page to let me know if you want one.

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Aug 26 2007

My Rose of Sharon is blooming

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This was totally unexpected – a friend of mine at work gave me a cutting from her Rose of Sharon and explained how to plant and care for it. She also said not to expect much from it this first year, but that I would get blooms next summer. Today I went outside and found […]

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Aug 25 2007

Validation issues – Microsoft is having WGA server problems

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“After several email excahnges with Microsoft on validation problems, I just received this:Thank you for your response.I’m sorry to inform you that the Windows Genuine server might be down for few days. I have escalate the issue to our Genuine team, kindly try to validate again on Tuesday 28 Aug 2007.Thank you for contacting Microsoft […]

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Aug 25 2007

PayPal is coming to usairways.com

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It’s great when two of my worlds converge – I just got this email from US Airways: Soon you’ll have a faster way to book your tickets - just use PayPal instead of entering your credit card information every time.

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Aug 25 2007

Are you house hunting in North Carolina?

You are in luck! My parents have a wonderful house in Carolina Beach for sale and they are having an Open House this weekend. It’s only 4 blocks from the beach, but if that’s too far for you, it also has a pool.    

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Aug 22 2007

ReMIX07 Boston Speaker list has been updated

Added to the speaker list for ReMIX07 in Boston are Brad Abrams, Group Product Manager for the Microsoft.Net Framework Product Group, who will address the Rising Tide of User Experience, and Molly Holzschlag, who will give a Keynote on Monday afternoon about “The New Professionalism”. There are also some sessions on the Expression products that look real interesting. […]

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Aug 20 2007

It’s Tax-free week in Connecticut – get to the mall now

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Sales Tax Holiday on Clothing Items August 19 – 25, 2007. Every year Connecticut shoppers have one week to buy items of clothing and footwear costing under $300 without paying Connecticut sales tax. This year, the tax free week is Sunday, August 19 through Saturday, August 25.

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Aug 19 2007

Stephen Travis’ FrontPage Macros have returned

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Last fall, there were a few posts in the Microsoft FrontPage newsgroup from people desperately seeking Stephen Travis’ Thingumajig – a collection of tweaks for FrontPage and the FrontPage Database Wizard. Stephen is a former Microsoft MVP for FrontPage and his macros enabled users to extend FrontPage and customize it to their needs. Stephen had […]

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Aug 19 2007

ReMIX07 is coming to Boston

I was so sorry to miss MIX07 in Las Vegas – the lack of time and money got in the way. So I was really glad to learn that ReMIX07 is coming to Boston on October 8 & 9, 2007. I’ve already registered even though the speaker list is not completely set, I’m sure it […]

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Aug 10 2007

New Connect web site for submitting feedback and suggestions for Expression Web

The Expression Web Team has set up a new site on Connect for submitting feedback on Expression Web or any other Expression product, including Expression Blend, Expression Design, Expression Media, and Expression Media Encoder. The Connect website for Expression Studio provides a feedback form that allows you to submit feedback for any program in the […]

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