• Microsoft,  Technology

    Live Search impressed me today

    Many times we find Google able to give appropriate answers when you are looking for something, especially with their built in calculator/formulae/conversion and other tools integrated in search. Today I wanted to know when…

  • Apps

    Enabling Tamil Input and Fonts

    Many times I am asked on how to enable Tamil Unicode support (both display and Keyboard) in many Operating Systems. I have written posts on how to do with Windows, but today I…

  • Coding

    Font Embedding in Windows Forms

    Thanks to Scott Hanselman (my fellow RD) for this post where he had pointed to a four-part series by Microsoft’s Michael Kaplan on this topic. MichKa’s post talks in detail with sample code on…

  • Book Review,  Economy

    The Long Tail

    I have been reading this book on and off for last few weeks, finally finishing the last 100 pages yesterday night. The book was “The Long Tail” by Chris Anderson (Editor Wired Magazine).…

  • Coding

    Change IP Address from Command Line

    While development and testing many times we need to change the IP addresses manually to a given IP and then switch back to Dynamic IP (DHCP). Doing it everytime through GUI especially in…