Updated 28-Oct-2010: Some folks are reporting that an iisreset is needed to make the updates visible to SharePoint.
So . . . here I am playing around with PowerPivot to get ready for a demo. As this is a group from the SharePoint dev team (actually SharePoint Online), I wanted to include some cool SharePoint functionality [...]
I always am on the look out for cool applications that use data feeds. Personally I think that it is by far the most interesting new concept in data interchangeability in many years.
So I am very sensitive and want to ensure that users become knowledgeable of its ‘quirks’ as well. Here is a good one. [...]
Very cool podcast with John Hancock concerning data feeds – http://itc.conversationsnetwork.org/shows/detail4453.html
Abstract: PowerPivot, a new add-in for Excel, can absorb and analyze vast quantities of data. And it can ingest that data from sources that support that Atom-based OData protocol. John Hancock, who led the charge to add support for data feeds to PowerPivot, tells host [...]