Geek Speak: Adventure

Well, as  you know, I have moved to Redmond.  I have have been here for just 6 weeks.  I have not blogged as much, but I am starting to catch up.  So here is what has been going on.  I started a new team.  I am working on the next version of GotDotNet Workspaces( ). …


Geek Speak: Moving to Redmond

Hey, Well, I will blogging about different stuff.  I am officially moving to a new job.  I am going to be the new Developer Lead over GotDotNet. ( So what does that really mean?  I will be managing a group of developers, but I still get to get my hands dirty.  I am going to…


Geek Speak: ASP.NET 2.0 Resources

Introduction to the Personal Web Site Starter Kit ASP.NET Starter Kit Introducing the ASP.NET 2.0 Web Parts Framework Let’s Get Personal: Personalizing Web Sites in ASP.NET 2.0 Storing User Information with ASP.NET 2.0 Profiles I hope that these resouces help.  Let me know if you have others that you like.


Geek Speak: Free 64 Bit Training!!

Here is a new eLearning class.  There are going to be more classes offered here in the future.

Geek Speak: Visual Studio Beta 2 is available

Well, if you are a MSDN subscriber, then you can get the Visual Studio Beta 2.  I have been running it for days, you are going to love it. It also comes with a GoLive license!!!

Geek Speak: Survey: Are you a Developer or IT Professional? We want to hear from you.

How many hats do you wear?   Are you working in a small-to-mid-sized business ( < 500 Computers ) ?  As an IT Pro or as a Developer in a smaller-sized business, do you find that you’re wearing a lot of hats?   Well then.. I’d love to talk to you!  The folks who develop and…


Geek Speak: New ASP.NET Starter Kit Question

Hi everyone, Here is today’s question.  If you were writing a starter kit for ASP.NET 2.0, what kind of application would that be?  Some existing starter kits are on Would it be something fun for personal use? or for business use?  Let me know. Just click Feedback for this article.


Geek Speak: Register so that you can retake exams, if needed

Certified Do over: Get a Free Microsoft Certification Exam Retake. Your chances to pass any Microsoft certification exam have just doubled. Simply register for this offer by May 31, 2005, before taking your exam, and we’ll give you a free second shot at success.


Geek Speak: Enterprise Library is Finally Here

You have waited and waited and here it is: The patterns & practices Enterprise Library is a library of Application Blocks designed to assist developers with common enterprise development challenges. Application Blocks are a type of guidance, provided as source code, that can be used as-is, extended or modified by developers for use on enterprise…


Geek Speak: Professional Developers Conference (PDC) : What is that?

The Microsoft PDC conference is scheduled for September 2005.  This is an event that you will not want to miss.  I still have fond memories, of my first PDC, 2000.  This was in my previous life, before Microsoft.  It was an event to remember, and I am sure that this will will be the…