Developer Developer Developer Ireland – get yourself signed up!

Phew! We are just over the IMTC, but there is no rest for the wicked (or at least the MS Tech Community in Ireland). Next up on the agenda is the Developer Developer Developer (or DDD) event happening down in Galway on the May bank holiday weekend.   So, why should you go along? Well,…


Another great IMTC – thanks to everyone involved!

Well, IMTC is over for another year – and a big thanks to everyone who made it such a success – congratulations to Barry, Patricia (from Irishdev) and all the speakers in particular! It was fantastic to meet so many great people over the three days. Thanks aswell to Chuck, Simon, Craig, Dave and Martha…


Last chance to register for the Irish Microsoft Technology Conference 2008!

Looking forward to heading along to the opening of the Irish Microsoft Technology Conference later on this evening – maybe I’ll see you there. But if you haven’t already registered – there is still time… just head along to http://imtc.firstport.ie! Here are a couple of more tasters from the folks presenting over the next few…


Community Launch Kits – in the post!

The vast majority of the Community Launch 2008 kits were sent out in the last two weeks. We have about 10 or 12 left to send out (folks that confirmed postal address in the last week or so) – but most of you should have yours by now. Hope you are having fun with them!…


Cool new little teaser for the IMTC!

I’m really liking this neat little teaser for the upcoming Irish Microsoft Technology Conference that I found on the Galway MTUG site! I think it came from one of the NxtGenUG (Next Generation User Group) speakers coming over from the UK… Check it out! 🙂 Cross-posted from Clare’s blog


Bird’s Eye View of Irish cities now available in Live Maps

Check out http://maps.live.com to see the new bird’s eye view of some of Ireland’s cities and towns. Places currently covered are Galway, Cork, Limerick, Navan and Wexford. Check out Eyre Square below! I had to clear my cache to get it to work – but now, when you zoom in on cities like Cork, the…


Check out the ‘Grok-IT’ talks – a prelude to IMTC and DDD

Craig Murphy, Dave McMahon, Gary Short, Oliver Sturm and Martin Woodward are just some of the fabulous line-up of speakers coming over to visit Dublin and Galway for the Irish Microsoft Technology Conference and/or the Developer Developer Developer event in April and May.  If you want to have a look at some great little video snippets that some of the…


Dino Esposito coming to Dublin to give a course on patterns and LINQ

One of the most popular new features to come out of the 2008 launch wave of products is LINQ. If you are interested in the topic – you’ll definintely be interested in the day-long workshop coming up on 27th May. Well-known author Dino Esposito will be visiting Dublin to give a course entitled ‘Managing Data in Web…


Silverlight User Group informal meet-up in Dublin this evening

If you haven’t yet had the opportunity to take a look at the Mix08 keynote yet, and you are around Dublin this evening, perhaps you’d like to join us for an informal Silverlight User Group meet-up to take a look? We’ll be meeting from 7pm for drinks and snacks while we have a look at…