There are a couple of good articles about SQL tracing in the MSDN SQL Server Developer Center pulled from SQL Server Professional magazine.
Lots of WSE FAQs answered here [via Sam Gentile].
Hervey Wilson posts that the WSE hands on labs have now been updated for WSE 2.0 SP2 and also include VB.NET.
With little fanfare, it seems that Windows Installer v3.0 shipped in November. The platform SDK page about Windows Installer notes that this release includ...
Tim Sneath outlines how to reduce the time it takes to start Adobe Acrobat Reader by moving those normally unused plug-ins.
Adding to his Ultimate Tools list, Scott Hanselman publishes his Ultimate VS.NET AddIns list and Great Tools for your Tablet PC list.
Simon Fell points to an article showing how to add HTTP 1.1 compression support to a .NET web service client proxy.