WiX Working Group video of the week, blocks of war.

What do you get when you combine Lego's and Gears of War? Blocks of War, of course. Heath found this one and it is really impressive. I wonder if Traveller's Tales would ever make this for the Xbox?

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WiX v3.6 Beta released.

If I was a Microsoft executive I would start off by saying I'm super-excited to announce the release of the WiX v3.6 Beta. But I'm not. I'm just your friendly local WiX toolset benevolent dictator saying that WiX v3.6 is looking pretty good and we'd like to try it out. While Wix36.exe downloads, let's talk a little bit about what's in WiX v3.6 Beta and what is not.

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WiX Working Group video of the week, liquid nitrogen quantum magic.

I mentioned a fun weekend project called Smashfest 2011 in my last blog entry. Liquid nitrogen provided quite a bit of amusement by allowing us to smash objects that wouldn't normally smash. Like a marshmallow. I also asked for your videos last week and my lead sent me a video that is simply amazing. Check out how liquid nitrogen can expose the magic of quantum physics. Mind blowing.

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Smashfest 2011, high speed camera vs. everyday objects.

What do you get when you take a high speed camera, a canister full of liquid nitrogen and a bunch of geeks? You get Smashfest 2011 and a lot of awesome pictures.

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