MSDN Mid-Atlantic Flash Editorial for October 25th, 2010

For those who don’t subscribe, here’s my local editorial for the MSDN Flash newsletter for Mid-Atlantic: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/gg265731.aspx In this issue, I talk about managing dependencies with NuPack, and the upcoming Web Platform Firestarter series that my team is running. You can subscribe to the MSDN Flash here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/aa570311.aspx


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…


Slide.Show

I’ve been playing with some newer web tools lately, including some blog/CMS software (which I’ll write about later) and one of my new favorites, a Silverlight-based photo gallery control called Slide.Show. Slide.Show, written by the folks at Vertigo Software, is a highly-configurable control for organizing and displaying photos on the web. It’s Silverlight-based, which gives…

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MSDN Code Gallery

Cool announcement from Soma: Providing our customers with best in class development tools is only one piece of what we need to do to help them be successful or, in some cases, even get started.  One of the most requested things we have heard is that developers want snippets, samples, sample applications and other resources. …

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Codeplex TOP 25

Straight from Mongolia, a list of the top 25 Microsoft open source projects: It is nice to see the open source projects’ progress in Microsoft world, especially it is been extremely fast growth after the Codeplex launched, and also GotDotNet suggests their hosted projects to move on to Codeplex. As you might remember, I have…

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