Darren Straight's Blog

ICT Enthusiast and photographer.

By - Darren Straight

Windows Live Mail Desktop Beta Build 8.0.1034

Windows Live Mail Desktop Beta Build 8.0.1034 is now available for download, but as always make sure you have signed up for the Windows Live Mail Desktop Beta on ideas.live.com or have asked me for an invite to it or you wont be able to access it. Here is just a small list of the latest and greatest updates to this version

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Microsoft Home Spring 2005

Last year in 2005, Microsoft outfitted the Microsoft Home, a family house in West London, with some of the latest technology, to show you one vision of how technology can work in the home. Every room was set up to demonstrate how easy it can be to enjoy a digital lifestyle using technology available now to all consumers. Guests were

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Microsoft IT Showcase: Messaging Hygiene at Microsoft

Ever wonderd how Microsoft IT copes with the large quantities of unwanted e-mail (a.k.a. spam) and malware-infected messages in its inbound Internet e-mail traffic? Well you’re in luck because Microsoft IT Showcase have uploaded a paper which documents how Microsoft IT uses Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 technologies, Microsoft Office Outlook 2003, and third-party solutions to both reduce the quantity of