Internet Explorer 8 / Silverlight 3 Presentation and Demos

  Thanks to everyone who attended the Innovation Showcase event yesterday in Ft. Lauderdale.  We certainly covered a wealth of information and went through some great demonstrations of the capabilities for each technology. To quickly recap the IE8 session, we took a look at some of the compelling new features in IE8 that can help…

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Windows 7 For Architects & Developers - Updates

Many thanks to everybody who came out to see my presentation at the South Florida Architecture Group meeting!  I have updated my slide deck to represent the features in the RTM release of Windows 7 and have included a few more code downloads for your review. Here’s the short list of the topics we covered:…

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Windows Azure Platform Training Kit - August Update Released

Ever wanted to get a full technical immersion in the Windows Azure platform?  Ever wanted to get a good look at all the technical underpinnings of what the platform has to offer – so you can determine the full value of the functions and features for yourself?  Take a look at what’s inside the August…

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Windows Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio July 2009 CTP

For folks following or developing Windows Azure Cloud services – check out what’s new in the July CTP update version: Windows Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio extend Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 to enable the creation, building, debugging, running and packaging of scalable web applications and services on Windows Azure….

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Silver GPS - Complete demo code and Updated Silverlight Project

Hey Silver GPS fans: I just uploaded the entire demo code from my Silver GPS session here: The Silverlight project was updated to work with the production release bits of Silverlight2 Abstract: How to create an end-to-end Mobile GPS tracking application using the .NET Compact Framework, WCF, LINQ, Silverlight, Deep Zoom, and Virtual Earth.  Inspired…

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P&P Pocket Software Architecture Guides Released

The Pocket Guides in the Application Architecture Pocket Guide Series are modular, focused guides that provide overviews and prescriptive guidance for a particular topic. Agile Architecture Method Pocket Guide The Agile Architecture Method Pocket Guide provides an overview and prescriptive guidance for the Agile Architecture Method. http://www.codeplex.com/AppArch/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=19797 Web Application Architecture Pocket Guide The Web Architecture…

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Announcing the Fall 2008 MSDN Tiki Hut Road Show Series

http://www.dotnettikihut.com That’s right – the MSDN Tiki Hut Road Show is back for the Fall 2008 tour – and ready to unleash some cool technical presentations, demos, and code samples with a tour all over the great State of Florida.  And since we’re in Florida – why not do it in Florida Style? Wear your…

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Track the Olympics Race for the Gold with Silverlight

Check-out this Uber-Cool Olympic Tracker Silverlight2 application by ComponentOne at: http://demo.componentone.com/Silverlight/OlympicTracker You can track the medals by Geography: Or Track them by Country: Or Track them by Country & Medals: Technorati Tags: Silverlight2

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Windows Live Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

The Windows LiveT Tools for Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 are a set of control add-ins to make incorporating Windows Live services into your Web application easier with Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Web Developer 2008. What’s in the New Toolbox? Virtual Earth Map Control *new!* (reference TBD) Contacts Control (reference) IDLogin Control (reference) IDLoginView Control…

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Free .NET 3.5 and .NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kits

In case you missed it, here is the link to the Visual Studio 2008 Rhythm Training Kit (125 mb).  Contains a full 5-days of technical content including 20 hands-on labs, 28 presentations, and 20 scripted demos.  Technologies include: LINQ, C# 3.0, VB 9, WCF, WF, WPF, Windows CardSpace, Silverlight, ASP.NET Ajax, .NET Compact Framework 3.5,…

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