How can I join the VistaSquad meeting remotely?

A couple of people have asked me this very question as they live too far away from London to be there in person. The sessions are not yet streamed though the community leaders have thoughfully recorded every session and published them to Vimeo – click here to access all of the recorded sessions – look…

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Interesting video interviews with the FBI discussing security

Kai Axford has posted a series of short video interviews with representatives of the FBI – they are well worth a look – particularly if you are based in the United States as they include advice regarding whom to report breaches to. Check out The Security Show – the link is to a tag hence…

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Alexander Sotirov speaks out following wild spin on his talk about Windows Vista Security

Credit to Ed Bott from ZDNet who interviewed Alexander Sotirov to get his perspective on the stories that have circulated in the press following the talk he gave with Mark Dowd at the recent BlackHat Securit conference. The talk was titled “How to Impress Girls with Browser Memory Protection Bypasses” which is certainly an unusual…

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DesignIT roundtable discussion/debate: Is blogging art?

As I mentioned in my earlier post DesignIT: a mashup of charity, art and technology we held a debate at the Music Room Gallery to discuss whether Blogging is Art. We broadly agreed in the first couple of minutes that blogging is certainly a form of expression, many (I think all) agreed it’s creative.  The roundtable was…

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Have RoundTable will travel!

I’m looking forward to tomorrow’s (12th June 2008) DesignIT 2008 Roundtable discussion. Neville Hobson’s blog post titled blog as an art form at DesignIT 08 describes the event really well. I’m taking a Microsoft RoundTable device with me as a creative means of recording both the audio and video of the discussion itself – I’ll publish it…

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I'm a developer, how can I integrate my application with NAP?

There’s a great article on MSDN titled simply Network Access Protection which explains how you can integrate your application with Microsoft’s Network Access Protection(NAP). Why would you want to do this? Well NAP is a core networking feature of Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista and Windows XP Service Pack 3. IF you integrate your application then…

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Rafal's video on TechNet Edge covering security and IPv6 is well worth a listen

Join Rafal Lukawiecki’s interview at TechEd IT Forum on TechNet Edge – he talks about a range of security topics including suite B algorithms, Server 2008 and IPv6. You’ll need the Silverlight plugin to view the video – it’s only 1.37Mb and is a free download – just follow the link to the video and…

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Here's a working link for The Virtual Side intro video

As I mentioned yesterday Daniel and Tony are this year’s hosts of The Virtual Side. Several of us have been unable to view their intro video online and hence I’m delighted that Eileen’s posted an updated link – it’s rather entertaining…

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The Virtual Side of TechEd:IT Forum is back with Tony and Daniel

Tony Krijnen and Daniel van Soest have taken over the reigns as hosts of this year’s “The Virtual Side of TechEd: IT Forum”. I was delighted to be invited to meet them earlier today to shoot a short interview and to hear of their plans to cover the event. James and I enjoyed hosting last…

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Technet Conversations podcast with Darren Strange *updated links pointing to this week's show!*

Welcome to TechNet Conversations! This show was published on the 14th September 2007. We are joined by Darren Strange, Microsoft Ltd’s product manager for Microsoft Office. Click here for the WMA version of the show and here for the MP3 version. Darren’s Office Rocker blog makes an interesting read. Here are some of the highlights of…

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