Announcing Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2!

There were a lot of Microsoft announcements that happened yesterday! Many of these happened during Steve Ballmer’s keynote at the SharePoint Developers Conference (Video, Twitter). Here is the list: Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 and compatible versions of IronRuby/IronPython Visual Studio 2010 Tools for SharePoint (Keynote, Dev Center) New Visual Studio logo and brand (blue… Read more

I’m A VB: Lluis Franco

    Website: http://geeks.ms/blogs/lfranco   ·        How long have you been using VB? Visual Basic? Since VB 3.0, but I have been using other Basic in the 80’s 😉   ·        What industry do you work in? Currently I work in a Financial company   ·        How big is your development team? We’re only 5 in the team,… Read more

I’m A VB: Jorge Serrano, Visual Basic MVP

    Website: http://geeks.ms/blogs/jorge/   ·        How long have you been using VB? In the University had the opportunity of use VB 1 (one floppy disk of 3 1/2 1.44 Mb). It was a little bit odd in a first moment, but a few time later I used VB 3 (7 or 8 floppy disks, I… Read more

I’m A VB: Earl Vella

  ·        How long have you been using VB? 9 years, hah saying it makes it look like it was yesterday.  started with Basic on my father’s massive … well you cant really call something that big a ‘PC’. was introduced to Visual basic 6 by a friend and was addicted to it. Just as a… Read more

I’m A VB: Bob Swan

  ·        How long have you been using VB? 12 years     ·        How big is your development team? 4   ·        Please tell us about an app that you’re working on at the moment. App used to  track REO property services   ·        What other technologies do you most commonly use? SQL Server     ·        What do… Read more

I’m A VB: Naveed Iqbal

  ·        How long have you been using VB? Since 1998 (VB6), its the first language I learnt. I took a free ‘learn VB in 24 hours’ course online during my free time in highschool   ·        What industry do you work in? I’m a software engineer/Applied Mathematician in the relocation industry   ·        How big is your… Read more

I’m A VB: Abbass El-Outa

    Website: http://www.abbass.tk    ·        How long have you been using VB? I have been using VB for 7 years. I started with Visual Basic 6, and 3 years later I learnt VB.net.   ·        What industry do you work in? -Computer hardware and software maintenance.  -Web Design and Windows-based software development.   ·        How big is… Read more

I’m A VB: Anders Borg

Website: http://www.abiro.com   ·        How long have you been using VB? Since 1998 I think (starting with VB6).   ·        What industry do you work in? None in particular   ·        How big is your development team? 1   ·        What kind of apps do you most commonly build? Applications controlling hardware or doing calculations or both.   ·        What’s… Read more

I’m A VB: Mohamed Jbeli

Website: http://www.tunisia-sat.com    ·        How long have you been using VB? 2 years   ·        What industry do you work in? electronics   ·        How big is your development team? 6 devs   ·        What kind of apps do you most commonly build? telecommunication  monitoring   ·        What’s the most interesting app you’ve ever built? Pix Uploader (personal)  Helps upload… Read more