Archive for May, 2008|Monthly archive page

Live Mesh Tech Preview Requires UAC

About an hour ago I received an invitation from Microsoft Connect to try out Live Mesh. Having watched the preview videos on Channel 9, I was looking forward to this opportunity for some time, so I immediately downloaded and tried to install it.

About a second later I was greeted with the following: 
Live Mesh Installation Error

Apparently, Live Mesh client requires UAC to be switched on during installation and operation. This is due to a technical constraint imposed by the COM layer in Vista and should be fixed in the next beta release.

There is a post on the Live Mesh Blog that provides some more information.


ReSharper 4.0 Beta Released!

You can get it at:

How Google Search Really Works

Via Laughing Squid:

Update: It looks like the video has been pulled from the site.

I Am On Twitter

I was curious to see what all the buzz is about, so I’ve signed up.

You can “follow” me @

If you’re a developer, here are some people you might want to “follow”:

Free RSS Icons

If you are are in need of some RSS icons Katrin Wegmann has posted some of her work on

All graphics listed there are free for non-commercial use.