Part one: the Nokia Maps on Windows Phone 8.

We continue our journey with geolocation services, but first we do small refresher of what we have discussed so far. We started with the first article, which addressed in detail everything about the Geolocator. We've seen how geolocation services can be enabled to receive data on the user's location and how to get the latitude…


TNWiki Article Spotlight – Root Causes for Slow Boots and Logons (sbsl)

Hi everyone ! Today I will spotlight a really good article for any network administrator. It’s the article Root Causes for Slow Boots and Logons (sbsl) ! (Editor’s note: SBSL is the acronym for Slow Boot, Slow logon.) It’s an article with a lot of tips. It’s an all-around article that lists any products and patches…

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Interview with a Wiki Ninja: Carmelo La Monica – Community Contributor in C#, VB.NET, LINQ, Windows 8 apps, and Windows Phone 8 apps

We have another Interview with a Wiki Ninja! Our interview is with… Carmelo La Monica Carmelo’s Stats: Wiki Articles: 79 Article Edits: 143   Let’s start the interview and learn more about Carmelo!      Who are you, where are you, and what do you do? What are your specialty technologies? English: Hy! My name…


Which article should we feature on the home page of TechNet Wiki? Visual C#, Windows Phone Development, Transact-SQL, or SharePoint 2010?

UPDATE: We have a winner! SharePoint 2010: Adding Charts to Standard Webparts and Visual Webparts – by Matthew. This article was featured on the home page of TechNet Wiki: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/ =================== Today, you get to help us decide which May TechNet Guru we should feature next on the home page of TechNet Wiki! See all…


Interview with a Wiki Ninja – Jorge Barata: Windows Server MVP, Hyper-V, Active Directory, System Center, and Windows 8

Welcome to the Monday Interview with a Wiki Ninja! Today’s Wiki Ninja is…   Jorge Barata – Profile A few of Jorge’s popular Wiki articles: Sysprep: O que é e quando usar (pt-BR) Guia de Sobrevivência: SQL Server 2012 Guia de Sobrevivência: ForeFront TMG 2010   Guia de Sobrevivência: System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Guia de Sobrevivência:…


Friday with International Community Update – Articles about Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Hello Community, Luciano Lima here today to update you on the latest news in the TechNet Wiki international community from Brazil. The highlight of this week goes to MarceloSep, who wrote several of articles about Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.   Twitter: https://twitter.com/MazinhuDUG   Listed below you can see the articles written by him: Windows 8 – Desativar notificações da…


TNWiki Article Spotlight: Windows Server 2012 Test Lab Guides

Today, we have a bonus featured article: Windows Server 2012 Test Lab Guides. The Windows Server 2012 (previously known as Windows Server “8”) Test Lab Guides (TLGs) are a set of documents that describe how to configure and demonstrate the new features and functionality in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 Preview in a simplified and…

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Friday with International Community Update – Articles about Windows 8

Hello Community, Luciano Lima here today to update you on the latest news in the TechNet Wiki international community from Brazil. The highlight of this week goes to MarceloSep, who wrote several of articles about Windows 8.       Twitter: https://twitter.com/MazinhuDUG   Listed below you can see the articles written by him: Windows 8 – Criando disco virtual (VHD)…


BREAKING NEWS: Technet Wiki Widget launched on Windows 8 Store!

As XAML_Guy mentioned in comment on yesterday’s blog post: we’ve got some great news for you.   XAML_Guy: “I am pleased to announce that as of today, TechNet Wiki Widget passed certification and is now listed in the Windows Store. Just search the Marketplace for “TechNet”. Needs some work (missing store logo) but at least…


Announcing the upcoming Windows 8 TechNet Wiki widget!

Welcome to Wiki Life Wednesday! Pete (XAML Guy) was inspired by Peter Geelen’s call to action to start a TechNet Wiki gadget.   The TechNet Wiki Widget (TWW) is a Windows 8 App to help manage, monitor and aggregate TechNet Wiki articles. The initial release focuses mainly on the RSS features of TechNet Wiki, and also has…

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