Time to Reflect

  • Antwerp Central Station

      The best in kind so far: Antwerp Central Station
  • Information – what the F*** ?

      There are a lot of F*** words out there.  FUSI is one of them: Find, Use, Share Information. Some of you probably know already that I’m pretty obsessed with how people handle the information overload that we all experience.  FUSI is definitely...
  • Ferris: IBM’s Open Collaboration Client Solution Saves Money?

    A very good Study and good comments by Peter show that IBM’s talk about being cheaper than Microsoft is based on… nothing. Read it on Peter’s blog:  http://www.peterdehaas.net/2009/01/ferris-ibms-open-collaboration-client-solution-saves-money.html...
  • Gadgets at Microsoft Research Labs

    Working at Microsoft is fun.  And some guys have even more fun than others… Technorati Tags: Gadgets , Microsoft , Research Labs
  • Who says we don't have FREE SOFTWARE ?

    There's a great list of free software right here on Blake's blog. Go and check it out: http://bhandler.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!70F64BC910C9F7F3!1231.entry (Note that though all downloads are supposed to be still active, many small tools have already...
  • Verizon picks Microsoft search over Google, Yahoo

    Verizon Communications Inc has chosen Microsoft Corp to provide Internet search services for cell phones, in what is seen as a blow to rivals Google Inc and Yahoo Inc. Read the full story here: http://news.moneycentral.msn.com/ticker/article.aspx?Feed...
  • The Mac Wheel – not for serious people

    Definitely not for me… The very last sentence of the news lady on this topic says it all: “It remains to been seen if the Wheel will catch on in the business world where people use the computer for actual work and not just clicking around” This...
  • Microsoft Digital Life Style

    enjoy
  • Ontwikkelaar noemt Openoffice.org "stervend paard"

    (based on blog entry in English: find it here – including the numbers: http://www.gnome.org/~michael/blog/ooo-commit-stats-2008.html ) Minder politiek en meer vrijheid moeten kantoorpakket nieuw leven inblazen Rowald Pruyn 30 december 2008 ...
  • Personal Brain – feedback

    A few days ago, I downloaded and installed Personal Brain – a MindMapping tool. I love the tool, you can basically map anything in there (your whole brain if you want). I got one problem however: I love the tool, but I don’t see the benefit of it! ...
  • Making It All Work

    From the author of the bestseller “Getting Things Done,” comes a new book that will change your life. “Getting Things Done” hit a nerve and spawned a movement with businesses, students, and techies all the way from Silicon Valley to Europe and Asia. Now...
  • What's Next for Computer Interfaces?

    Microsoft is helping in developing the next gen of Computer Interfaces – especially important when handling small devices such as hand held computers, PDAs, Mobiles…   The idea is to use your fingers at the back of the device, not at the front...
  • Windows Live Hotmail in Outlook

    For all you Outlook addicts (as I am) – the connector enabling integration of Live Mail (Hotmail) and Outlook has got an update. Read about it here.  There’s also a link to the download site. http://blogs.msdn.com/outlook/archive/2008/12/16/microsoft...
  • RSS Reader

    A whole new way to read (and play with) your RSS feeds – by MSNBC.  Great looking!  Unfortunately, can only be used with MSNBC feeds. Take a look here: http://msnbcmedia.msn.com/i//msnbc/Components/spectra/index.html   Enjoy
  • A tool for GTD?

    I’m more and more fascinated by the power of Getting Things Done (see my previous blog post for book reference).  I bumped into a tool that might be interesting in this context: Personal Brain ( http://www.thebrain.com/#-42 ). I’m downloading and...
  • The SlideShare Ribbon for PowerPoint

      The SlideShare Ribbon for PowerPoint 2007 lets you use most features of SlideShare from within PowerPoint. You can download and upload files, search, view usage metrics for presentations, and lots more. http://www.slideshare.net/developers/apps...
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  • Two Books you should read

    Most people today feel the pressure of time – both at work and in your private life.  If you are one of the these people, and statically speaking you probably are, you definitely should have a look at these two master pieces.  I only discovered...
  • Document Interop Initiative

    Today, I was introduced in the for me totally unknown world of Document Interop Initiative (DII).  This was during an DII workshop at the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center (EBC) for both customers and partners/competitors. For info on this initiative...
  • Microsoft Online

    Microsoft has launched its new website on Microsoft Online Services. Check it out right here: http://www.microsoft.com/online/default.mspx
  • Exchange Server 2007 information

    I get a lot of questions on Exchange Server, in general, or in a particular scenario (such as Notes compete). Actually, most of the information is available on the partner portal of Microsoft. Have a look and see for yourself: https://partner.microsoft...
  • Exam help for Performance Point Server

    Help partners attain the Performance Management Specialization by promoting the upcoming ExamCram  Webcast! This 1 ½ hour session will cover the preparation materials partners should consume to prepare for the Performance Management exam. In addition...
  • Data Wizard for Performance Point Server

      The PerformancePoint Server Data Import Wizard has been decoupled from Dynamics AX so that any data provider for source financial data can be created to plug into the PPS Planning database. A provider is a managed .NET class library that is comprised...
  • Mojave, Microsofts newest OS?

    Find out for yourself, right here: http://www.mojaveexperiment.com/#
  • Microsoft Sphere

      First there was the Surface. Then there was the Wall Now, meet the SPHERE. Enjoy.