OpenSearch is beyond cool – it’s the new cold


I was reading Redfin’s Developer Blog and the IE blog a few months ago and I got this desire to write my own OpenSearch provider. OpenSearch was originally created by (an company) and was primarily designed as a way for web developers to publish search results in a standard and accessible format. This […]

Layoffs at Microsoft

 Hat tip Sniglet.  From Reuters and the Wall Street Journal: Microsoft Corp. is seriously exploring significant work force reductions that could be announced as early as next week, in a sign that the weak economy is prompting tough decisions even at one of the steadiest ships in the technology industry.  According to people familiar with its plans, […]

"It's Microsoft's World, Kid…

I just live in it.” That was the line in CSI: NY last night, where Microsoft’s Photosynth was used to reconstruct the events prior to and during a crime at a high school prom. They loaded up all of the photos taken on every student’s cell phone ( a big box of them).  Then they used […]