Visual Studio 2010 LightSwitch Beta

I am taking a look at this new IDE and thought I’d share.  Try it out and let me know what you think. Visual Studio 2010 LightSwitch View more presentations from lynnlangit.


MSDN Unleashed in San Diego on April 8

Join my colleague, Daniel Egan, at from 2pm to 5pm at the Microsoft, San Diego office to hear about the following.  The session is free, but you must register here in advance. “We will be reviewing some technologies first discussed at PDC — such as ASP.Net 4.0, jQuery integration, and C# 4.0. But we will…


MySpace + Silverlight – here’s how

Announced today! Read more on the MySpace Developer page, read even more from our evangelist who led this effort.


SoCalDevGal is still Mix(ed) up – part 2 – what about IE8?

Maybe these new FREE Hands on Labs will help.  Let me know if they do.  Also my colleague, Mithun Dhar, has been blogging about IE8 for developers. MSDN Virtual Lab: Building Web Slices with Internet Explorer 8 Developer MSDN Virtual Lab: Preparing for Internet Explorer 8- Application Compatibility Developer MSDN Virtual Lab: Using…


SoCalDevGal is still Mix(ed up) – part 1 – Attendees tell it like it is

So, I didn’t get to Mix09, but 50 of my closest friends did.  So, I asked them about it and here’s what they said: From The Developers Announcements that mattered most – MVC, Silverlight 3, Super Preview From The Designers Announcements that mattered most – Silverlight 3, Super Preview, SketchFlow, Expression improvements, IE8 release From…


SoCal Architect Councils | The Importance of the Client

The Value of the Client – In the past, the choice of how an end user interacts with an application has been dictated by IT and often without regards to the usage.  Recently, as the population has become more tech savvy and are experiencing interactions on the web, computer, and the phone their expectations have…


SoCalDevGal on Azure for .NET Developers

Here’s the Azure for .NET Developers deck from today’s presentation in Anaheim.  Thanks to everyone who came out the the Event. Windows Azure for .NET Developers View more presentations from llangit. (tags: services azure) Here’s a link back to my earlier blog post on ‘how to get Azure tokens’ Below is a link to the…


Mix09 – so what?

Are you a web developer and/or designer?  March 18-20 in Las Vegas is Mix09 and you should go. I know what you are thinking.  "Oh, I’d love to, but, yeah, right how do I justify a Vegas trip now?" More than ever now smartness wins. Networking wins.  Inspiration and fun are still relevant too. By…


Windows Azure screencast series for .NET Developers

I am planning to record a many-part screencast (demo-filled) series for you, my .NET developer friends.  As I work on the outline and abstracts, it occurs to me that I might simply ask you, ‘what topics would you like to see me cover?’  The idea is to make a USEFUL set of screencasts focused on…