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WPF Healthcare Sample Source Posted

Wow!  We’ve posted the source code to the Patient Monitoring WPF prototype.  I’m sure this will be one of the top WPF sample applications for developers and designers. Some background for folks that have never heard of this app:  About 2 years ago I started working on a prototype that would demonstrate some of the coolness… Read more

Windows Vista + Office 2007 + Virtual Earth = Cool!!!

I’ve been working with Accruent, a Microsoft Gold Partner, as they migrate to their next generation of Real Estate Management System.  Sanjay Parthasarthy, who heads up all things evangelism, invited me to demo the really cool work they’ve done during his keynote at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in July.  In this demo, I step… Read more

Windows Vista Overview for Developer Slides

Last night I presented at the SDForum Windows SIG in Mountain View, CA.  As usual I had a blast.  The presentation went well.  The demos went well and there were a lot of great questions.  I’ve posted my slides those who might want to dive in a little deeper.  Email me or let me know… Read more

Hey! I’m on channel 9

Whoa!  I was catching up on some blog reading and saw on Carter’s blog that Channel 9 posted a video of the heathcare app I’ve been working on for the past while.  It wasn’t supposed to be posted until after PDC but I guess Scoble was too excited to hold back.  It’s very cool stuff. … Read more

New Government Services video posted

My colleague and team mate, David Weller, has just posted a new video to MSDN.  It’s a pretty slick lap around an application built by Accela with help from Keyhole and IdentityMine.  Using an emergency services worker scenario, the video clearly demonstrates the busisness value of some of the new technology coming in Visual Studio… Read more