Updated Samples for WP7 Developers

For those VB developers who are developing (or keen to start developing) for WIndows Phone 7.  The samples have been updated and as you’ll notice virtually all of them are in both C# and VB. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff431744(VS.92).aspx      … Read more

Happy 20th Birthday Visual Basic!

Twenty years ago, May 20th, 1991 at Windows World, in Atlanta, Microsoft founder Bill Gates demoed Visual Basic 1.0. Twenty years later, the 10th version of this latest in an unbroken line of Microsoft BASIC languages stretching back to Microsoft’s founding is still going strong. When you look back over the history of a tool… 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