Sean Alexander

Thoughts are actions in rehearsal

What happens when three Microsoft engineers decide to enter the Red Bull Flugtag? Windows Project Phoenix, that’s what.  The Seattle Times front page this morning takes a look at the team and the seriousness of this competition: The competition, at least for showmanship, is stiff. A 7-Eleven team is building a giant flying Big Gulp. …

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You can read all the details here on the Windows Blog.  New features include ability to post video to Flickr and instant message friends on Facebook.  Both welcome additions in our household. If only for the time you’ll save tagging pictures in your photo library, Windows Live Essentials is a welcome update.  Even my wife …

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Note: All comments are my own and may not reflect those of my employer.  This is a living position so I retain my right to edit and note the edits below as the conversation evolves. For years when I worked on Web video and audio technologies from Xing MPEG, to Progressive Networks and RealNetworks, Windows …

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