Archive for July, 2011

Talking With Ray Ozzie

I had the pleasure of talking recently with Ray Ozzie about the Windows Azure platform at Microsoft’s annual Professional Developers Conference. Ray had given the keynote earlier, and all of day one was focused on Windows Azure, especially the new product SQL Azure which they were rolling out at the conference. This is a self […]

Thoughts About Flash Security

Adobe‚Äôs browser plugin Flash has received lots of bad press recently. Steve Jobs claimed that Flash was the leading cause of Macintosh browser crashes, and he banned the plugin from the iPad and iPhone after much public discourse. Meanwhile, the web browser manufacturers have made lots of changes to the ActiveX and NPAPI interface to […]