PDC 2010: Taking Advantage of Pinned Sites with Internet Explorer 9 and Windows 7

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Following is a summary of the session “Taking Advantage of Pinned Sites with Internet Explorer 9 and Windows 7” presented by Israel Hilerio, Program Manager in Internet Explorer Team at Microsoft, in PDC 2010. This talk shows how you can add integration of your site into the Windows 7 taskbar. Pinned Sites Goals for having pinned sites in Internet Explorer 9: Closer relationship between users and their favorite sites Allow web sites to promote their brand outside of the browser Seamless integration...

PDC 2010, Day 1: Keynotes: IE9 + HTML5

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Here is a summary of the major issues presented by the CEO of MSFT, Steve Ballmer, and Bob Muglia in PDC 2010 keynotes. You can find the most impressive ones under www.microsoft.com/news In the image, waiting for the keynotes to start. First, some PDC statistics, according to Steve, there is approximately 30,000 live viewers of the PDC keynotes, including the local sites around the world. Around 1,000 are in Redmond. I’m one of them . Internet Explorer 9 and HTML 5 Steve talked about the move to smarter devices (PC, Phone, Xbox) and the evolution of cloud applications and services, and the fact that...