New Patterns & Practices Guides

Microsoft patterns & practices recently released the following two guides: patterns & practices Team Development with Visual Studio Team Foundation ServerThis guide shows you how to make the most of Team Foundation Server. It starts with the end in mind, but shows you how to incrementally adopt TFS for your organization. It’s a collaborative effort…


Architecture Journal Reader

A great download to check out – We’re proud to announce a new offline experience for the Journal, called the “Architecture Journal Reader.” Demonstrating many of the UX principles highlighted in recent issues, this new reader is a locally installed application that enables you to take every issue of the Journal into a searchable, immersive,…


Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit

The Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos. This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize the Visual Studio 2008 features and a variety of framework technologies including: LINQ, C# 3.0, Visual Basic 9, WCF, WF, WPF, ASP.NET AJAX, VSTO, CardSpace, SilverLight, Mobile and…


2007 Office System Document: Developer Posters

Very cool posters I just ran across Developer Roadmap for the 2007 Microsoft Office System. Download this poster to view a developer roadmap for the 2007 Microsoft Office system programs, tools, services, and servers. Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007 Managed Object Model Poster. Download this poster and get a deep dive into some of the new…


Presence Samples

I have been looking for some good example of using presence programmatically and ran across these   Microsoft Presence Sample for Smart Client Applications The Microsoft Presence Sample for Smart Client Applications illustrates how to display presence status and provide real-time collaboration options in smart client applications using the interfaces provided by Microsoft Office Communicator 2005….