Another reason to attend your local Microsoft Usergroup – getting to meet the Visual Studio Product Team!

Visual Studio Product Tour comes to Philly As part of the recent launch for Visual Studio 2010 the Visual Studio Team is going out on tour to visit local usergroups and customers.  We were lucky enough to have Scott Wiltamuth, Product Unit Manager for Visual Studio Languages, visit Philly.NET Monday night to give an overview…

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What’s new in Silverlight 4? NYC Silverlight meetup presentation available for download

I had the pleasure of speaking at the local NYC Silverlight Meetup recently.  The goal of the presentation was to give a starting point for the Silverlight 4 beta that we released at PDC09 as well as some of the new Silverlight features in Visual Studio 2010.  Since this is a hot topic right now…

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How much will I REALLY save on Cloud Computing?

At the Philly Cloud Computing usergroup last night Chris Rolon, a local Azure wiz, showed off a new application from Neudesic called Azure ROI.  This freely available application takes the currently announced Azure pricing and allows you to play with numbers around what your usage would be.  Want to see what it would be like…

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New local Philadelphia area Cloud Computing User Group – come learn about Azure

Join the community… Cloud Computing User Group Join us for the second local meeting of the Cloud Computing User Group.  At this meeting,  we will be learning about how Cloud Storage works in the Azure cloud computing platform. We’ll see how to store and retrieve BLOBs, queues, and data tables in code. We’ll also see…

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Upcoming Microsoft events in Malvern, PA

If you are free on Saturday, December 15th and local to the Malvern area stop on by for some exciting Silverlight and Robotics Studio Sessions! Here is a blurb… XNA and Robotic Studio Day   We are also hosting a XNA Studio and Robotic Studio event on the same day as Silverlight Firestarte event. It…

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Silverlight 101 – What, Where and How?

I gave a talk last night on Silverlight at the NYC .NET Developers Group.  We had Powerpoint slides, demos, code, and pizza!  Originally scheduled for 6-8pm, we wound up staying much later.  We just couldn’t stop – a great bunch of folks and some amazing dialog (aka Geek Banter).   If you are in the area I…

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Geek Banter and Hot Wings!

I will be in the Atlanta, GA area this week, and dropping by Monday night to do a quick Silverlight Overview.  For anyone in the area, feel free to stop by and join in on the fun!  We will be getting some Buffalo Wings afterwards. =)  Doug Turnure has more info on his blog here –…

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