Sneak preview Inside IE 7 Beta 2

Well the next major browser for internet Exploring has been put up for a Preview.

IE 7 beta 2 is out.

Check it out and download at

Well after workin with the new version for about an hour now the points to be quoted are…

1. There has been a whole new interface change from the traditional IE. Those who have used IE 7 beta1 will actually find the legacy icons replaced by fully alpha blended Vista like cool Icons.

2. The Tab content preview(Quick Tabs) has been added with beta2 which actually see the preview of all ur webpages opened at a single moment.Those who want to have a look at the Quick Tabs in action check out

3. The IE icon has itself undegone some aestheic change to it with a yellow ring around it unlike the blue ring.

4. There is zoom funtion control at the right bottom of the app (above sys tray) which lets u look the pages whose resolution is much higher than ur display.

5. The improved Favourite Center is also a new approach to combine the RSS,Favourites and the History tool in one place semantically.

6. The major upgrade is towards the Cached file usage when Viewed online again….This upgrade makes a tough

competition with Firefox 1.5. the pages viewed previously takes much less time to load than the previous versions do.



Keep Clicking.

Top Ten Developer Oppurtunities In Windows Vista

The the referred Link refers to Top ten Developer Oppurtunities in the upcoming Microsoft Windows Vista.

I actually downloaded the file from Microsoft Site…but forgot to get the link….

If u wanna find the file from MS itself u can search it….else u can download it at my site…

Selected as Microsoft Student Champ.


There was actually a Student Champ Recruitement in here and i too decided to go for it.

Well the interview for selection was actually at the Regional Microsoft office at Chennai.

The office was simply cool..We some 20 students from our college had been there for the Interview. Then we were informed that we had a Group Discussion (which made me a bit nervous) and Technical Interview& Personal Interview. The last two interviews didnt really bother me as I talked as the usual way i did..(a bit teky talk indeed).

Then i left and moved to movie.

Today :

Today when i finished my dinner i got a call saying that me and my freind both had been selected as Student Champs.

I was really excited.

The group activities can be reached at

Windows Media Player 11.

All you geeks who wanna experiance the Windows Media Player 11 interface, check out this cool Skin created as an exact copy of the WMP 11 interface…

Blackcomb renamed to Vienna.

There are Rumours in the Web that the next version of Windows after Vista (BLACKCOMB) has been renamed to “Vienna”.

The first source was from Microsoft Developer Evangalist ,Robert Scoble in his Blog.

The source for the News article is below.

Tutorial For Acrylic Designer

for all u geeks who wanna start using Microsoft Acrylic Designer …..follow the link below…

Office 12 beta 1

i jus hit the apply button for the office 12 beta program to enroll my fortune i was been invited for it…the new Ribbon UI is amazingly good and is with a new conceptual look…there isnt many menus either…the menus are replaced by tabs and the appropriate tabsa are being put up for the selected formatting… To view the screenshot of office 12 please check out the the link