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  • Blog Post: Add MSDN/TechNet "Bookmarklet" to Any Web Page

    In May, we released a preview of social bookmarking for MSDN , TechNet , and Expression . Since then, thousands of people worldwide have installed our browser-based bookmarklet to add web pages from across the web to the MSDN, TechNet, and Expression "bookmarkspace." Now, using the javascript below...
  • Blog Post: MSDN/TechNet GM Talks about Future Investment Areas

    Today, Dan Truax, GM of Server & Tools Online, the group that runs the global MSDN , TechNet , Expression , and CodePlex sites, blogged about the high-level investment themes for our Social Platform and web sites... *************************** The Major Themes for Our Social Platform Investments...
  • Blog Post: Try the New Windows Live Translator Widget

    To help extend the reach and availability of technical content across global languages and markets, Server & Tools Online (the group that manages the global MSDN , TechNet , Expression , and CodePlex sites) will be leveraging the latest translation technology from the Windows Live and Microsoft Research...
  • Blog Post: PREVIEW: v 1.0 of Social Bookmarking on MSDN and TechNet

    Microsoft is opening up the MSDN , TechNet , and Expression sites to the community, so that technical professionals can better connect with each other, share knowledge, and succeed. Tagging - and especially social bookmarking - are essential ingredients for making this happen. Back in May, just before...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft is Planning Much More Than Just Social Bookmarking

    With all the buzz about our recent announcement on social bookmarking on MSDN , TechNet , and Expression , it'd be easy to think that's all we're doing. But that's not the case - we are planning much more than that. Why? Because our customers need more than just shared bookmarks to be successful....
  • Blog Post: What's Different about Social Bookmarking on MSDN, TechNet, and Expression

    Quite a few in the blogosphere have noticed our Social Bookmarking Preview (thanks!) but some have also commented that it doesn't really offer anything new or different to the "space." A few thoughts on that (kind of long ones, sorry)... The difference between our approach and the approach of other...
  • Blog Post: NOW LIVE: Microsoft's New Social App for MSDN, TechNet, and Expression Sites

    Microsoft is opening up the MSDN , TechNet , and Expression sites to the worldwide technical community. Social bookmarking is an important element of our vision , enabling technical professionals to easily share their web favorites, find and connect with each other, and publish community-generated content...
  • Blog Post: MSDN & TechNet Forums 3.3

    Back in February, we released a totally new Forums application for MSDN Forums , TechNet Forums , and Expression Forums . In addition to an overhauled UX, and better performance, the new Forums app has some notable new features like filters to quickly find the posts you need and Live Update , which...
  • Blog Post: NOW LIVE: Social Bookmarking Preview for MSDN, TechNet, and Expression

    The Social Bookmarking Preview for MSDN, TechNet, and Expression is now live and can be accessed with these links: http://msdnbookmarks.com http://technetbookmarks.com http://expressionbookmarks.com While the Preview does not have full functionality and is not yet integrated into the rest...
  • Blog Post: At TechEd Australia? Stop by and Meet Us!

    TechEd Australia is next week! And, our own Shanna Del Conte and Chris Slemp ... ...will be there to meet you, talk with you, show you how we are opening up the MSDN and TechNet sites to the technical community, and get your input. If you are at the event, swing by the MSDN & TechNet...
  • Blog Post: VIDEO: "No Need to Shout" - Ninjas and Pirates Just Might Be Able to Get Along After All...

    For your enjoyment - this video came out of TechEd 2008 North America . Fun and funny way to learn about Microsoft online community offerings, including the latest from MSDN , TechNet , CodePlex , and Expression . Most of the comments I've seen on it are actually serious debates on Pirates and Ninjas...
  • Blog Post: VIDEO: Learn about New MSDN, TechNet, and Expression Forums from the people who built it

    While we were at TechEd 2008 last week, Brent Serbus (Program Manager), Chris Slemp (Program Manager), and Don Tan (Test Lead) cut a great TechTalk video on our new Forums app . Millions of customers use forums every month to get support and learn about Microsoft products - find out about the latest...