Geocoding and displaying a map for an address in CRM 2011

There are a few blog posts out there, but the ones I’ve found don’t take you it step by step.  I will, however, make assumptions like you know how to create an entity, etc.  Here goes… … read more …

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Developing Mapping Centric Applications for Microsoft Windows Phone 7, Reston VA, Sept. 29

  REGISTER TODAY! Click the link above, visit https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032457262&Culture=en-US OR call 1-877-673-8368 and reference event ID 1032457262 Event Date: September 29, 2010 Registration: 17:30 Event Time: 18:00 – 20:00 Event Location: Microsoft Corporation 12012 Sunset Hills Road Reston, VA 20190 (703) 673-7600 Speaker for tonight’s presentation Mark Merchant, Technology Solutions Professional, Microsoft Corporation Mark Merchant…

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Open Government Data and Bing Map Apps

NOTE: This was cross posted from here. The Bing Maps team is running a King of Bing Maps contest.  Chris Pendleton just published a blog post on Bing Map App Development Resources over on the Bing Maps blog.  If you aren’t familiar with Bing Map Apps, they are mini applications you write in Silverlight that…

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Groundbreaking efforts in Florida to ensure everyone counts

The Florida House of Representatives has done some fantastic new work to ensure the accuracy and thoroughness of the U.S. 2010 Census. On April 12, 2010 the House launched MyFloridaCensus.gov, a website aimed at allowing the citizen populous to inform the House if they were not included in the 2010 Census, which ends its door-to-door…

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REMINDER - Random Hacks of Kindness - Global Hackathon - register to attend the DC event - June 4 - 6, 2010

REGISTER TODAY at http://rhokdc.eventbrite.com/!   Event Start Time: Friday, 6/4/2010 at 6:00 PM   Event End Time: Sunday, 6/6/2010  at 5:00 PM   Location: Washington, DC   Hackers Save the World Sound interesting?  Here’s how you can become a part of it: Attend the Random Hacks of Kindness (www.rhok.org) Hackathon and develop software that saves…

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My Gov2.0 Expo presentation on Bing Maps / OData

NOTE: This was cross posted from http://blogs.msdn.com/b/devkeydet/archive/2010/06/01/my-gov2-0-expo-presentation-on-bing-maps-odata.aspxhere. You can find my deck here: http://cid-1f72da7294089597.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Public/Gov2.0Expo I plan to have my OData + Entity Framework + SQL 2008 spatial demos packaged/cleaned up some time this week.  I will also record a deeper walkthrough of the demo/sample and publish it to Channel 9 some time soon. -Marc

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Bing Maps Offline

NOTE: This was cross posted from here. Due to my focus on US Government customers, I get asked quite a bit about using Bing Maps in environments without internet access.  My response is always to point them to the Microsoft Bing Maps Server: http://www.vexcel.com/geospatial/bingmapsserver/index.asp Recently, a 3 part webcast series was delivered diving fairly deep…

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DC Citability Codeathon Attendees - Come Watch the Demos today!!

Wow we are cooking up some awesome demos for y’all! A citable dataset from real data Citable map Citable video with open annotation Citable browser plugin Concepts on what kind of 3rd party apps might exist And then our unsung heros that did all the amazing backend tools that made this all WORK We are…

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DC Citability Codeathon - Why the buzz?

Check out the following recent articles on the importance of citability and the upcoming codeathon in DC sponsored by Microsoft!! Enabling Eureka via Citeability by Lewis Shepherd, Microsoft Corporation Stop Fishing and Start Feasting: How Citable Public Documents Will Change Your Life by Silona Bonewald, League of Technical Voters If you are interested and in the area, come…

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DC Citability Codeathon reminder - the week-end is near - Register today!!

The DC Codeathon on Citability is just around the corner – Geeks programming for a Good cause.  Microsoft and the League of Technical Voters are excited to invite you to a 2-day codeathon during the week-end of April 9th through the 11th at the Microsoft Chevy Chase office in the DC area. The focus of the effort is…

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