September, 2007

  • Haskell in the Hallway: Sam Interviews Simon Peyton Jones

    by Sam Ramji on September 26, 2007 09:35pm While at OSCON this year Sam and I got the chance to spend some time with Simon Peyton Jones , researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, England and Honorary Professor of the Computing Science Department...
  • Microsoft and Novell Interoperability Lab Announcement

    by hanrahat on September 12, 2007 12:19pm We’ve announced this week the opening of the Microsoft and Novell Interoperability Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts. With this announcement we can now talk about the work that’s been underway at...
  • Silverlight on Linux

    by Sam Ramji on September 05, 2007 08:45am For those of you who have met Miguel de Icaza, you know right away what I mean when I say that he is one of the most energetic people I’ve ever met.  Clearly, the whole Moonlight team (whom I haven’t met...
  • PHP on IIS

    by jcannon on September 24, 2007 06:01pm Just about one year ago, Bill Hilf announced Zend and Microsoft's partnership to enhance PHP performance on Windows Server's IIS web server. This technical collaboration has focused on enhancing the reliability...
  • A Socio-Cultural Exploration: Geekus Unixus Microsoftus

    by jcannon on September 28, 2007 03:09pm Frequent visitors to Port 25 may be familiar with Paula Bach’s HCI and ICT work from her blogging over the summer. What may not be familiar to many is the collaborative work we’ve done with Tracy...
  • Pondering the preliminary results of OSS usability research - Part 2

    by Paula Bach on September 10, 2007 04:59pm Developing software has been an engineering discipline with formal methods. The evolution of software methods has ranged from the now outdated waterfall method to formal specification languages with precise...