Archive for January 2011

Blocking Facebook and Twitter in Egypt …. the good and the bad news!

The good and the bad news about Egypt protests and blocking Facebook and Twitter. Little thoughts!

Building Applications that Can Talk

In this article we are going to explore the Speech API library that’s part of the TTS SDK that helps you reading text and speaking it. We’re going to see how to do it programmatically using C# and VB.NET and how to make use of LINQ to make it more interesting. The last part of this article talks about…… won’t tell you more, let’s see!

Configuring ASP.NET with IIS

The problem arises when you install IIS after installing ASP.NET. If you do this, IIS will configure itself for the ASP.NET version that ships with your Windows edition that might be an older version (e.g. version 2.0) and you won’t be able to run any web application built using a later version of ASP.NET.

Installing IIS on Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7

Learn how to install IIS on Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7, and how to make it available from the Run command.

10 Years of Wikipedia … Join our celebration in Cairo

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Wikipedia, join us in Cairo.

Little thoughts about coding…

Something you might or might not know about me ;-)

How I love Formspring 404 Not Found page!

What a cool 404 Not Found page! Learn about 404 pages best practices.

MSP Tech Academy

MSP Tech Academy aims to help all who interested in technology to build up their technical skills and help them to be ready to IT market. Our free online sessions will start on February 1st, 2011. Be sure to join us.

[UPDATE] My résumé, updated and published

Just updated and published my CV, be sure to check it out.

Top 10 posts of 2010

Happy new year everybody. Here’s a list of the top 10 posts of 2010.