Build a game, try to win some of $75,000 in prizes.

  Today the XNA Team has launched Dream-Build-Play 2008. In Dream-Build-Play 2008 you can build your dream game to compete with other game developers around the world.  This year’s contest will feature Xbox360 development only and to ensure that everyone has access we will be giving away one free 12-Month XNA Creators Club Trial membership…


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Cool Name Huh ? Mustafa Basgun has created a pretty cool info site for ASP.NET Developers Click [ HERE ] to pay him a visit!

Free CMS and Hosting for .NET User Groups

Applied Innovations, Kentico Partner to Offer Unique Solution for .NET User Groups Kentico Software, maker of Kentico CMS, and Applied Innovations, a Microsoft Gold Certified provider of Windows-based Hosting solutions, announced today the two companies have partnered to offer a unique free Web site solution for .NET User Groups. Boca Raton, Fla. (PRWEB) April 8,…


Do you translate ScottGu’s blog in your head ?

Why not do it in writing. Scott’s blog is one of the most widely read developer blogs in the world and is already translated into a few non-English languages. ·         Blog Posts in Chinese   ·         Blog Posts in Japanese   ·         Blog Posts in Spanish Would you like to translate Scott’s Blog into YOUR…


Telligent (Rob Howard & Team) Releases Graffiti CMS

Microsoft and Telligent go way back. Rob Howard (the owner of Telligent) wrote the original ASP.NET forums code way back wen he worked at Microsoft with Scott Guthrie.  Telligent makes Community Server, and all of my Team’s web properties (,,, are built on top of Community Server code base. Telligent just released…


A Must Have MSDN Reader !

We’re Web Developers…. But there is still a place for rich client apps. recently we published a "Syndicated Client Starter Kit" over on (my team owns that site too. ) In the showcase for that starter kit there is an AWESOME MSDN Reader application. ITS FREE – Install it !


The ASP.NET Aggregate RSS Feed – Why YOUR post is missing.

Some of you have noticed 🙂 there are a number of new bloggers on Some are adding great posts of technical value. Others are posting less useful information like letting us know that the overslept today. Thanks to all of you have have emailed me to share your frustrations (ScottGu included.) I’ve been doing…