Random thoughts of wisdom - the personal blog of Michael Holm Andersen

Special discount!!


Students from Aalborg technical college (Aats) attending the Web-Integrator or Digital Media education will be able to buy a ASP.NET v2.0 webhotel including support for SQL Server 2005, Membership, Roles etc. at a special low price of 49,- incl. VAT. per month.

Check out the website...

Update: This offer has expired!

MS Express Editions

Microsoft has allocated a small corner of MSDN to information about the Express Editions, which are lightweight, easy-to-use, and easy-to-learn tools for hobbyists, students, and novice developers who want to build dynamic Windows applications, Web sites, and Web services. Go check it out and download it all for *free*...

What's on 'the telly' ?!


Are you tired of all those fancy TV Guides with tons of Flash banners and stinky pop-up windows ?! .. If so check out the MHA TV Grid.

A day in the life... (PSP)

Well .. Chris Cunningham has Done it again - Awesome commercial for Sony PSP.

ASP.NET v2.0 FINAL available for dwl...


The wait is over!!

Microsoft .NET Framework Version 2.0 Redistributable Package and Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition is available for download in final/release versions.

I can't want to get these two installed on my production server (dual Xeon) - Been testing most of the evening on a newly prepared virtual Windows 2003 Server (web. ed.) .. and so far everything is 'smooth sailing' ... a bit more testing and we're in production!

VS.NET 2005 launch

Have you booked your seat at the Visual Studio 2005 launch? - If not .. hurry up!! - Sign up and check out the schedule at ... be there - or be square! :-)

Take a trip down memory lane..


Browse through 40 billion web pages archived from 1996 to a few months ago - Take a trip down memory lane...   

Which OS are you?!?


Which OS are you?!? - I'm "Slackware Linux" :-) ... take this rather (weird) quiz at 

No spying, thank you

The next generation of the Windows OS ("Vista") will include AntiSpyware, however if you're interested in trying out the beta version of MS' AntiSpyware software, you can download it right here.

PC's for sale!

Yup .. ordered my new system today :-) .. hopefully I will receive it sometime next week - This means I have a couple of PC's up for sale .. check them out: