Archive for December, 2003

Google Books Search Engine … December 31st, 2003

Vinod Kumar

Google, the leading search engine, introducted a capability to search within contents of books, this unnamed service was introduced about three weeks ago with no publicity. When used with regular Google searches, the feature returns links to passages within books. It can also be used separately. Check out more on this at Goolge Print Beta place.

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More on Windows XP SP2 … December 31st, 2003

Vinod Kumar

This is a dream requirement we have been wanting wrt Service Packs. A smaller executable. Windows XP SP2 introduces this feature with a whole lot of others. Check the document released by the Tech Writers on some of the changes made to this SP release.

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Technology at its best and worst, 2003 – 2004 December 30th, 2003

Vinod Kumar

Worst Technology of 2003 – Paperless Voting

Best Technology of 2003 – The Camera Phone

10 Technologies to watch in 2004

Cant ask for a better comparision …

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.NET CAS article December 30th, 2003

Vinod Kumar

Seems to be a very nice article on .NET CAS from our famous Code Project site.

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XP SP2 – Beta 1 for MSDN subscribers December 30th, 2003

Vinod Kumar

The long waited Windows XP SP2 is now available for all the MSDN Subscribers. Interesting that we are able to see the same after the announcement at PDC.

(Via bink.nu)

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