VS Ship Party Pics

Yesterday was a pretty good day, my team signed off on VS 2005 and we had our ship party. The party wasn’t quite as exciting as previous ship parties, but it was still a darn good time. I’ve posted my pictures up online at http://www.bigbackpack.ca/nGallery/albums/VS+2005+Ship+Party.aspx for all to see. Most of those people in the…


New Microsoft Technology (joke)

Well, I think today is going to be a good day!  November 7th approaches very quickly, and with it, comes the release of VS 2005 along with Visual Web Developer.  But, more importantly, I found out about this new Microsoft Technology [Windows Media File] today that sounded like fun.  🙂


Are You Going To A Launch Event?

With November 7th only 2 1/2 weeks away, many of the launch events are already booked, but you can still register for them!  I’m going to be popping my head in at a few at the “Ask The Experts” area answering questions and such.  You can find more info about the launch events here: Canada…


I See The Light & I’m Walking Towards It!

No, I’m not dying, and I’m not about to move groups, but as this week wraps up, a couple of really AWESOME things happen here for me and my team, that I’m really excited about, and I think you should be too!  Okay, really, one you’ll be happy about and the other you will probably…


Web Referral Tracking User Control

In my efforts to continue building my personal web sites, I wanted to see where my visitors are coming from and how they are getting to my web site.  Unfortunately, my ISP doesn’t provide me with any kind of stats or access to the logs, so I’m kind of screwed there.  So, I decided to…


Simple Theme Example (aka StyleSheetTheme)

One of the little projects that I’ve been working on lately is theme’s and trying to start building a theme library for controls.  So, to start that, I’ve created the following theme that you can use as a starting point, and from here, can start building your own themes for your websites.  Eventually, I’d like…