Events This Week – October 12th, 2009

Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area, as well as webcasts of interest…this list includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and all events entered in Community Megaphone are also automatically synced to the UGSS event calendar: Capital Area SharePoint User Group Oct…


Events This Week – February 17th, 2009

A day late this week, but here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area…this list now includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and all events entered in Community Megaphone are also now synced to the UGSS event calendar: Tuesday, February 17, 2009 2:00…


The ASP.NET Diet Part 1 – Making a Thin Contact Form

Given that I’ve been focusing a lot on diet and exercise in my personal life, as well as AJAX and JavaScript in my professional life, this post by Chris Love struck me as pretty timely: In my last post I waxed philosophically about the progression of ASP.NET. Today I want to start actually demonstrating how…


.NET Framework 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit

This has been out for a bit, but I was recently reminded about it, so I figured it was worth a post. If you’re looking for a resource to learn about (or share what you know about) some of the cool new enhancements to .NET 3.5 that came out with SP1, you can find a…


Partial Page Updates with ASP.NET MVC and JQuery

I’ve been doing a number of talks lately on ASP.NET AJAX and jQuery, and one of the things I’ve noted at each talk is the fact that jQuery will ship with ASP.NET MVC. Unfortunately, due to time constraints, I haven’t had the opportunity to do any demos of using jQuery with MVC. I ran across…


Events This Week – December 1st, 2008

Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area: Tuesday, December 02, 2008 6:30 PM: CMAP December Meeting – Microsoft Developer Evangelist G. Andrew Duthie will present on Developing with ASP.NET AJAX and JQuery: It’s great to have options, and ASP.NET developers now have two great…


Reminder: TechDays DC Next Week

For folks who are not able to make it to PDC next week, fear not…there’s some good developer stuff for you, too, if you’re in the DC area. TechDays DC will be running October 28th-30th in Arlington, VA. Here’s the agenda: Oct. 28th – WebDev Fundamentals – Moving Beyond ASP.NET Topic 1: Introduction to ASP.NET…


MSDN Roadshow Slides and Demo Code

I want to say a big THANK YOU (I did say big, didn’t I?) to everyone who attended the MSDN Roadshow events this week in Roanoke, VA and Baltimore, MD. Several people requested copies of the slides and demos for the presentations, and I’ve uploaded the decks and demos for my presentations, and you can…


AJAX Enhancements in ASP.NET 3.5 SP1

In today’s MSDN Roadshow in Roanoke, VA, I talked about a couple of the enhancements that have been added to ASP.NET AJAX in .NET 3.5 SP1, AJAX History, and Script Combining. Given time constraints, I did not have time to demo this functionality, but if you want to learn more about these features, there are…


MSDN Roadshow Rides Again – THIS WEEK!

If you haven’t yet registered for the MSDN Roadshow events taking place this week in Roanoke and Baltimore, you’re almost out of time. I’ll be storming Roanoke tomorrow with my road trip buds Zhiming Xue and Ashish Jaiman for a full day of web development goodness. Here’s the agenda:   8:30-9:00 Registration and Welcome 9:00-10:15…