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  • Blog Post: SharePoint for Developers Video Series

    My friend Kirk Evans has been doing an incredible video series called “ SharePoint for Developers ” out on Channel 9.  There are 5 episodes so far, and they’re all very well done.  The segments are short enough to get everything on the first viewing, but solid enough to bookmark for reference...
  • Blog Post: #MIX09 Keynote – Day 1

    There was a lot of great information shared this morning at the first of the #MIX09 keynotes .  As I reflect on it, it seems that most of it seemed to be centered around Silverlight 3, but there were a few gems tucked away in some other parts of the keynote. First, Bill Buxton from Microsoft Research...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Expression at 50% Off!

    Hey friends – I just heard from Renee, the Microsoft Expression Product Manager, that there is a KILLER offer going on right now for a 50% off discount on Microsoft Expression Studio, Expression Blend and Expression Web when you buy through the Microsoft Online Store . This offer is only good for a limited...
  • Blog Post: Adding Style to WPF and Silverlight Apps at DDNUG

    I had a great time speaking at the Dallas .NET User Group meeting last night on WPF and Silverlight Styles, Templates and Data Binding.  I’ve posted the slides up on Slideshare and the demos (with the pptx) out on FolderShare .  Here are the links: Adding Style To Your Microsoft Wpf And Silverlight...
  • Blog Post: Bring on Silverlight 2 Beta 2!

    Ok Silverlight fans, Silverlight 2 Beta 2 is now available for download .  It comes with a whole host of updated accessories including new versions of the Silverlight 2 Tools for Visual Studio 2008 , a new version of the DeepZoom Composer and an updated version of Expression Blend 2 (June 2008 Preview...
  • Blog Post: Expression Design Team Blog and Podcast

    I just found out today that the smart and creative folks over at The Official Microsoft Expression Design Support Team Blog have created a videocast series to go along with their popular blog.  You can visit their site to download the shows individually, or you can subscribe in your Zune by searching...
  • Blog Post: Free Software for Students - Microsoft DreamSpark

    Calling all students!  Check out this video featuring Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates as he discusses a new initiative called Microsoft DreamSpark targeted at offering Microsoft developer tools FREE to students: Bill Gates talks about Free Software, Students, and Technology This is a FANTASTIC deal...
  • Blog Post: Expression Blend 2 - December Preview now available

    Not sure how I missed this one, but Expression Blend 2 - December Preview is now available for download .  There are a bunch of new features (and hopefully bug fixes) in this release - you can learn more about it from the Microsoft Expression Blend site, and download it from the Microsoft Download...
  • Blog Post: Expression Video Contest

    My good friend, and Expression Web MVP Cheryl Wise has launched an Expression Video Contest over on her blog.  The basic premise is this - you create a tutorial video for one of the products in Expression Suite, and enter it in her contest for a chance to win a full version of Expression Studio...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight DevCamp Update

    WOW! I am really excited about all the continued interest in the upcoming Silverlight DevCamp.  I wanted to post something here based on all the questions I've been asked over the past 2 days about the event - specifically the "registration is full - can I still come?"  question....
  • Blog Post: Silverlight DevCamp 2007 - Dallas, TX

    Here's a quick (ok, not so quick) message to all of you attending the Silverlight DevCamp here in Dallas on Saturday, Nov 10th. If you're registered on Microsoft World Wide Events, then you already got this message. If not, here it is in its entirety. PS - please use the tag "SLDC07" for all blogging...
  • Blog Post: Expression Blend and Design : Expression Design Service Pack 1 is now available!

    Head over to the Microsoft web site to get your update for Expression Design.  From the original post: What's new in the Service Pack? Highlights of XAML Export improvements and fixes The XAML Export UI has been updated to make it easier and more intuitive to select the desired export settings....
  • Blog Post: Webmaster Jam Session 2007 - a photoset on Flickr

    I just posted all my pictures from WMJ07 on my Flickr site . 
  • Blog Post: Dallas BarCamp 4 - it's official!

    OK - it's official! Dallas BarCamp 4 will be held somewhere in Dallas on September 29th, 2007. I say somewhere, because we're not sure yet where we're going to be able to to hold it. If you've got a location that might hold about 200 people during the course of the day and provide good, free, easy-to...
  • Blog Post: Webmaster Jam Session 2007

    I'm happy to announce that Microsoft will be sponsoring, participating and speaking at the upcoming Webmaster Jam Session 2007 in Dallas, TX on Sept 21 and 22 at the Adam's Mark Hotel downtown. This is a great event for bringing designer and developers together to talk about web application design and...
  • Blog Post: Houston TechFest and Houston BarCamp - This Weekend!!!

    Looks like this weekend is going to be *very* busy for me :-) I'm presenting a 2-part session at Houston TechFest on Microsoft Expression Studio and Microsoft Silverlight, and then driving right over to the Houston BarCamp to present on Microsoft Silverlight. Hope to see you there! Here's the flyer data...
  • Blog Post: Dallas/Fort Worth DNUX User Group

    Cory Smith , VB.NET MVP over there in Forth Worth has launched a new User Group called the ".NET User Experience User Group", or DNUX for short. Follow Cory's blog at addressof.com for more information as this group comes more into focus and starts their meetings. If you're interested in participating...
  • Blog Post: Hack Day

    I recently had an excellent opportunity to participate at one of our customers' Hack Day events. I had never heard of HackDay prior to my experience last week, but it turned out to be a lot of fun. The concept is simple - give a room full of developers 24 hours to "hack something together" - usually...
  • Blog Post: Enhance Your Silverlight Development

    You can now download some additional Silverlight bits and tools from MSDN: >> Silverlight 1.1 Alpha for Windows >> Expression Blend 2 May Preview * (25.5 MB) >> Silverlight Tools Alpha for Visual Studio "Orcas" Beta 1 * visit the MSDN Expression site for more info on Blend 2 May Preview...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming ArcReady Events in a town near you!

    OK - Time to put down the code for a little while (just half of one day) and put your Architect hat on. There are several ArcReady events coming up that I want to make sure you all know about: May 7 – Houston May 8 - Dallas May 15 – Austin In “Architecting for the User Experience” we will be discussing...
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