August, 2010

  • Get 25% off a TechNet professional subscription

    Fancy getting yourself 25% off a TechNet Professional subscription? Well, until the end of October, you can. A TechNet professional subscription provides you with premium technical resources to help efficiently evaluate, test and troubleshoot...
  • Hey, Scripting Guy!

    For all you fans of Scripting Guy out there, take a look at the Hey, Scripting Guy! blog . This time Scripting Guy Ed Wilson is retrieving Windows power plan settings using PowerShell . Technorati Tags: Scripting Guy
  • First Windows Phone 7 games announced, Xbox titles included

    Hot off the press, today at Gamescom 2010, the world’s largest gaming conference underway in Cologne, Germany, Microsoft announced the first wave of video games that will be available for Windows Phone 7 at launch or shortly after. The first 50...
  • TechNet Flash - coming to an inbox near you tomorrow

    If you haven't yet signed up for the fortnightly TechNet Flash newsletter, you're missing a trick. Every other Thursday we send all the latest TechNet news from across Microsoft direct to the inboxes of around 200,000 people. Along with news, features...
  • Windows 7 mugs up for grabs in today's TechNet Flash

    Have a gander at today's TechNet Flash newsletter for all you need to know about the potential cost savings you could see from moving your organisation's email to the cloud. We're also asking you to send us photos of your weird and wonderful workspaces...
  • Free 'second shot' exam retakes with Microsoft Certification Packs

    Microsoft Certification Packs can help you achieve your certification, validate your knowledge, launch your career, or move to your next role. Purchase packs of two to five exams along with free 'second shot' retakes on every exam purchased, and save...
  • New push features for Hotmail

    Great news from the Windows Team blog – Hotmail now supports push email, calendar, and contacts with Exchange ActiveSync, so whatever you do on your phone will be reflected on the web. That means if you delete an email on your mobile, it’ll also be deleted...
  • Scenarios where BPOS is brilliant

    Have you seen the article Simon May wrote for the current edition of TechNet Flash ? If not, Find out how BPOS can be your friend here .
  • Top 10 essential IT skills

    Brien Posey’s TechNet magazine article outlines the top ten  skills you should keep brushed up in an ever-changing IT landscape. Technorati Tags: IT skills , training
  • Fancy a learning snack?

    Microsoft Silverlight Learning Snacks are short, interactive presentations about popular topics created by Microsoft Learning experts. Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology and includes various media, such as animations...