And it's goodbye from me, for now......

The day has come…..today is my last day before commencing maternity leave. I will be back but not sure when yet. In the meantime, the IT Pro team remains dedicated to you, and there are several ways you can contact them: The team – ukitpro@microsoft.com Phil Cross – philcr@microsoft.com; www.twitter.com/philcrAlex Ball – alexanba@microsoft.com; www.twitter.com/Alex_Ball  

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Deep Zoom Michael Jackson Tribute

A Microsoft partner, www.shoothill.com, have produced a Michael Jackson Deep Zoom for MSN, which is currently pride of place on the front of  http://uk.msn.com/ Zoom in on MJ

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Happy New Year 2009

Apologies for my lack of posts towards the end of last year. I was in fact off in December getting married and honeymooning but I’m back now and normal service should resume 🙂

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The best free TechNet UK swag competition

Alex & I stomped around the exhibition area of TechEd EMEA in Barcelona a few weeks ago collecting all the swag we could possibly squeeze into out suitcases on the way home. Alex ran a competition in the newsletter and the winner of the TechNet swag bag is: 1. …my blue TechNet squeezy from the…

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The greatest Tech Sites around the globe

I loved this article on silicon.com My favourite was the Parkes Observatory – a 64-metre radio telescope in Australia that transmitted some of the first images of the Apollo 11 moon landing to the world.

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Water on Mars :)

I couldn’t resist sharing today’s friday funny email:  

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50 office-speak phrases you love to hate

 BBC NEWS | Magazine | 50 office-speak phrases you love to hate This has been doing the rounds this week in the office A few of my favourites: let’s touch base about that offline.not enough bandwidthleverage Some other classics we hear in our office: here are your go dosdeep divesuper excited Any in your offices?

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Drench your brain

Totally agree with Steve C that the best TV advert around at the moment has Brains from the Thunderbirds dancing to “Rhythm is a Dancer” I wish water had that affect on me!!!! You can watch it in full here: http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=e2aRDacKANs&eurl=http://blendingthemix.com/2008/05/15/social-ojects-in-action/

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Red sky at night.....

This is the view from my office window right now. It is actually an amazing red sky but the photo looks like a new dawn is about to be upon us (Reminds me of the Ready for a New day marketing for the Exchange, Vista and Office launch)    UPDATE: I loved Susanne’s response to…

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Happy Birthday to me!

Oh how I love my team…..I entered a meeting room today to find that I was being blackmailed into wearing this glorious hat to have a piece of birthday cake

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