Tag Archives: Microsoft Corporation

List Of Languages That Compile To the Java Virtual Machine

I was chatting with a former co-worker of mine over IM, and he mentioned hearing that more languages compile to the Java Virtual Machine than the .NET CLR on a podcast. I was kind of surprised to hear this, so … Continue reading

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Goodbye Microsoft Office; Hello OpenOffice!

Microsoft recently provided me with yet another reason to dump Office, so I finally got off of my duff and made the switch to OpenOffice 2.0 Beta 2 over the weekend (downloaded via BitTorrent of course). I’ve been trying it … Continue reading

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Former Microsoft Distinguished Engineer Speaks Out

This was on Slashdot yesterday; in case you didn’t catch it, Marc Lucovsky a 16 year veteran of Microsoft who wrote many core pieces of Windows NT recently defected to Google. He’s been speaking out on the faults of Microsoft … Continue reading

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An Evaluation of the Current Technology Job Market: Updated

Apparently my last post about this same topic got around a bit on the net, and last week I received an e-mail (as well as a site comment) from one of the founders from Indeed telling me they’d fixed the … Continue reading

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