Darren Straight's Blog

ICT Enthusiast and photographer.

By - Darren Straight

Microsoft.com: What’s the story?

If you’ve ever wondered how microsoft.com uses their technology then you’ll be interested in this post from Jeff Alexander an IT Pro Evangelist for Microsoft Australia. Though unfortunately Jeff’s blog seems to be down at the moment or better said nonexistent as visiting his blog will get the following message (The forum you requested does not exist.), I’ve still got a cached copy

By - Darren Straight

Facebook opens platform to other social networks

Online social network site Facebook has now opened up its developer platform to other social networking sites. The move comes in response to criticism that developers wouldn’t create applications for Facebook because the website is too “closed” to be an effective market, and sets up a potential clash between Facebook’s now open platform and OpenSocial, the open development platform initiative Google