Events This Week – March 15th, 2011

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: .NET Security – A to Z Tuesday, March 15, 2011 6:30 PM, Washington, DC Security is never a topic that get’s old…


Events This Week – July 12th, 2010

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: CMAP Silverlight Study Group Meeting -…


Events This Week – July 6th, 2010

Hope all my U.S. readers had a great Independence Day weekend…I spent mine at a Washington Nationals game with my 7 year-old son (his first major-league game), followed by an evening of watching the town fireworks from the roof of our sunroom, then playing frisbee with a new light-up Aerobie disc we picked up over…


HRNUG Windows 7 Development Links and Information

My thanks to all of the folks who came out for my presentation last night at the Hampton Roads .NET User Group, and especially to Kevin Griffin for his hard work in building and running the group! Last night I talked about developing for Windows 7, and specifically about the new Sensor and Location API, as…


Events This Week – March 1st, 2010

Is it March already? Really? Well, at least maybe we’re closer to the end of all this snow now… 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…


Events This Week – February 22nd, 2010

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: Visual Studio 2010 – UI Testing…


Community Megaphone Podcast – Show #2 with Joel Cochran

I’m pleased to announce the availability Show 2 of the Community Megaphone podcast, featuring our special guest Joel Cochran from Staunton, VA. Joel talks about WPF, Expression Blend, and his involvement in the Mid-Atlantic community. Take a listen! Kevin Griffin, our guest for Show 1, shares his experience with Joel here. Do you know a…


Light Up Windows 7 with WPF 4

For folks who attended the DC Windows 7 Launch event this week (or who might be coming to the Baltimore Windows 7 Launch event on Monday) who are interested in taking advantage of new features in Windows 7 like multi-touch support and the Windows Ribbon from managed code, you’ll want to take a look at…


WPF Sample: Convert HTML to XAML (and Back)

I haven’t had a chance to play with this, but it looks pretty cool…a sample that converts HTML to XAML and vice-versa. (h/t Jon Galloway via Brian Henderson)


XAML PowerToys for Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2

If you’re starting to work with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 (and you should be, particularly if you’re doing WPF or Silverlight, Karl Shifflett has posted a new XAML PowerToys for the Cider designer in Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2. The release includes a Grid Layout tool, as well as new menu options that provide…