Firefox bug #347226

March 31, 2008

Wired are giving The Mozilla Foundation a photo tour tribute in celebration of its 10 year anniversary. Flipping through the photos I bumped into the following quote referring to Alex Polvi of Mozilla: Polvi is famous for resolving Firefox bug #347226 by creating a giant crop circle using the Firefox logo in an Oregon oat field. Following the supplied links I was amazed to find that Firefox bug #347226 states that "there is no firefox crop circle" and that Mr. Polvi has indeed resolved it by creating a genuine UFO-style giant crop circle in an Oregon oat field!...

Getting Ready for Tech-Ed Israel 2008

March 29, 2008

I too will be attending this year's Tech-Ed Israel 2008 in Eilat event, courtesy of Microsoft Israel. Yes, I too am one of the lucky ones whose stay at the convention is covered by Microsoft Israel and I'd like to take the opportunity to thank them - Thanks Microsoft Israel! In the spirit of Amit Cohen-Berezin's Get Ready for Tech Ed 2008 post, here's how I am setting up for blogging the event. I will be schlepping around: My beloved (even if a bit malfunctioning) Dell D620 wide 14" laptop. My trusted Canon S5...

ASP.Net MVC is our future

March 17, 2008

One of the most exciting technologies being developed by the development team headed by Scott Guthrie is MVC is a framework that extends (and even modifies) to leverage the MVC design pattern for building web sites that are highly robust, usable and testable. Scott gave an excellent description of  what MVC is going to look like in his blog. Scott has followed up with 4 delicious blog posts that contain step by step tutorials that shed light on key aspects of MVC. You can experience these yourself by downloading and installing the second preview...