5 Great Ways to Inspect Web Pages in Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer includes a powerful set of tools, known as the F12 developer tools. These tools provide many valuable features for developers, IT pros, and serious enthusiasts. Someone could probably write an entire book on the F12 developer tools. And Internet Explorer 9 adds some useful new features. If you haven’t started using the F12…


Now hiring a Senior Editor for MSDN Magazine

Our sister publication, MSDN Magazine, is actively seeking a new Senior Editor to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal roll in the continued growth and success of the world’s leading publication for Microsoft developers. As a Senior Editor, your responsibilities would include:• Working with the Editor-in-Chief to help define…


Want Stephen’s Job?

This posting is very bittersweet for the staff here at TechNet Magazine.  Our good friend Stephen Toub, the technical & acquisitions editor over at our sister publication, MSDN Magazine, is returning to his natural place among the developer community.  Stephen has done an amazing job driving the editorial direction of MSDN Magazine, and ensuring that it…


MSDN Magazine : So You Want to Learn to Program

It occurs to me that a number of readers of TechNet Magazine may fall into the category of “novice developer” (not that there isn’t plenty to learn and explore in the IT field – that’s why we’re all here! – but it never hurts to round out one’s skills).  Anyway, Matt Graven, one of the editors at MSDN…


MSDN Magazine is online is 7 languages, too!

As a follow up to our announcement last week, I wanted to point out to everyone that our sister publication, MSDN Magazine (the premier journal for Microsoft developers) is now also available online in 7 languages (English, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, and Simplified Chinese)!  Both the MSDN and TechNet Magazine teams are very…


Are you missing out on a free MSDN Magazine subscription?

Are you an MSDN Premium subscriber?  It’s a little-known fact (unfortunately) that MSDN Premium subscribers are eligible for a free subscription to MSDN Magazine (our sister publication for the developer crowd).  All you have to do is sign up!  Visit Steve Toub’s blog for instructions and sign up today.


Microsoft Sudoku

Our very own Stephen Toub, technical editor of MSDN Magazine, has just published a major article on developing applications for the Tablet PC / UMPC (Ultra-Mobile PC) platform. The article, Microsoft Sudoku: Optimizing UMPC Applications for Touch and Ink, uses the incredibly popular number-puzzle game Sudoku to demonstrate how to enable applications for Touch and Ink. …


Beware of MSJ Scam

Take a look at this warning from our friend Stephen Toub, over at MSDN Magazine: http://blogs.msdn.com/toub/archive/2006/01/06/510099.aspx Some nefarious characters are using the name “Microsoft Systems Journal” (the former name of MSDN Magazine) to scam people out of their hard-earned money.  Don’t fall for it! As Stephen says, “MSJ is no longer being published. If you’re…