A (super rough) Christmas Present

It’s 1:22 AM. I think I’m getting sick. I’m flying out for California tomorrow. Haven’t packed yet. And I’m coding. Some ideas you just have to get working before you can put them down. In no way is this beatiful code. The end-to-end is pretty interesting, though. When I’m back from Cali, I’ll clean it…


Chat with the WPF team tomorrow

Our holiday gift to you: listening. Tomorrow (Dec 21) 12:30 – 1:30 PM Pacific Time. Details: http://msdn.microsoft.com/chats/ Add to Calendar (As always, Tim is much more thorough than I.)


Expression Web – beautiful

I’m working on an end-of-year letter as web site. (Yeah, I’m a geek. I have way more email addresses for friends than mailing addresses.) Anyway, I’ve been bought into CSS for a while. The start of my projcet aligned nicely with the shipment of Expression Web, so I’ve been giving it a go. Amazing. The…


Business Objects are cooler than you think

I think it was Paul Stovell’s article on Validation in WPF that got me started. The article is amazing and has inspired a lot of my thoughts on what to do with binding in v-next. Paul mentioned CSLA. I wasn’t familiar. I dug in. Found Rockford Lhotka. Then I found Expert C# 2005 Business Objects. Great…


New hotness, random musings

Interacting with 2D on 3D in WPF Holy hotness! Check out details on the WPF3D Blog Check out the Channel9 interview Check out the CodePlex project (and download the toys) Go build games for your XBOX Too many links. A great write-up on FierceDeveloper. Almost makes me want to buy a 360. (But then I…