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This is part two of my journey into managing my laptop’s disk resources. Part one, was about moving my working environment to a new disk with minimum of fuss [You can read that post here: “How to turn a physical disk into a bootable VHD”]. Disk management is one of those things that is never […]

So, with Silverlight’s main conference of interest over, what did you make of MIX11? Sure, Silverlight was pretty poorly mentioned in the two keynotes as HTML5, Internet Explorer 10 and Windows Phone 7 stole much of the limelight, BUT there was still plenty of breakout sessions that featured Silverlight 4 and beyond. If you weren’t […]

Soon after I installed the Windows Phone 7 ‘NoDo’ update (see my previous post), another update pops up. This time, instead of a functionality update, this one is more concerned with replacing some fraudulent web certificates (more details here). Sounds like a good idea. However, before the update process can get into gear it abruptly […]