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DC Citability Codeathon - Why the buzz?
Check out the following recent articles on the importance of citability and the upcoming codeathon in DC sponsored by Microsoft!! Enabling Eureka via Citeability by Lewis Shepherd, Microsoft Corporation Stop Fishing and Start Feasting: How Citable Public Documents Will Change Your Life by Silona...
8 Apr 2010
Citability Codeathon - DC - April 9-11, 2010 - Register NOW!!
Microsoft and the League of Technical Voters are excited to invite you to a 2-day codeathon during the week-end of April 9th through the 11th at the Microsoft Chevy Chase office in the DC area (please see attached flyer). The focus of the effort is on making government documents more accessible and citable...
12 Mar 2010
Microsoft Public Sector Technology Conference - Albany, NY April 15, 2009
On behalf of Microsoft, I invite you to the Public Sector Developer conference in Albany, NY on April 15, 2009. Please read on for agenda and registration information ACTION REQUESTED: Please register today as space is limited!! Conference Title Microsoft Public Sector Technology Conference...
24 Mar 2009
ATTENTION WEB DEVELOPERS WCAG 2.0 Moves to Last Stage in W3C Approval Process
For those of you (like me) who are interested in Accessibility and/or need to ensure your websites remain in compliance with section 508 you'll be interested to know that the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 was published as a W3C Proposed Recommendation on Nov. 3, 2008. This means that the technical...
14 Nov 2008
DevDinnerOnDemand: Overview of the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
With the .NET Framework 3.5 (the version native to Visual Studio 2008) coming up on its first anniversary, Microsoft is poised to release the first update to the framework in the form of Service Pack (SP1). This Service Pack is unlike your standard Service Pack, in that it will introduce new features...
9 Nov 2008
HOL: MSDN VIRTUAL LABS
Part of the survey result was overwhelming feedback about hands on experiences during our dev events. I know that trying to do these at work is nearly impossible because of all the other work priorities and interruptions, but with the Virtual labs you can do them from anywhere - a coffee shop with wireless...
24 Oct 2008
FOLLOW UP: Developer Dinner on .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
Thanks to everyone who attended! You can download the deck and links to the code here: Normally, I make my actual demo code available for download. However, this time around, my demo code was based on the .NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit. I blogged about it here: http://blogs.msdn.com/devkeydet...
21 Aug 2008
Free training on .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and ASP.NET MVC
Looking for free introductory training on the .NET 3.5 SP1 & ASP.NET MVC? Head over to Jonathan Carter's blog to get all the details on the .NET 3.5 Enhancements Training Kit RTM . What will you find? Information and links to download a kit that has presentations, demos, and labs...
18 Aug 2008
Virtual Earth ASP.NET Control Samples
John O'Brien , a Windows Live Developer MVP, has been cranking out samples of how to use the Virtual Earth ASP.NET Control . He's also blogging over at www.liveside.net now. His latest post is titled Server Side Clustering and comes complete with videos! John has also created a site...
18 Aug 2008
WEBCAST RECORDING: Adding Mapping Capabilities to your Applications with Virtual Earth and ASP.NET AJAX
First, let me apologize since I promised to make this recording available almost two months ago. I was trying to get the recording uploaded to the same Live Meeting servers as my other webcasts. Needless to say, I had some challenges. I decided to upload it to Silverlight Streaming...
16 Jul 2008
FOLLOW UP: Public Sector Developer Conference (Downers Grove, IL)
Thanks to everyone who attended! Here are the links to the decks and code for the sessions. I don't have the content from the LINQ & VSTO sessions yet, but will update this post when I get them. However, I did promise to have a post up this morning. How Visual Studio Team System...
16 May 2008
UPDATE: AH FOOEY! I feel like a goof:). Turns out my workaround DOESN'T WORK!!! If you look at the logic from the original post, it makes sense that it wouldn't work because “var map = new VEMap();” is before “var map = null;” and therefore you get Intellisense...
2 May 2008
Updated Virtual Earth Map Control demo code
UPDATE: I've updated the code to use the workaround described here . If you downloaded this code before May 2nd, 2008 @ 7:30 PM EST, then you might download it again. The URL is the same. I’ve update my primary Virtual Earth (VE) map control demos. If you aren’t familiar with...
1 May 2008
WEBCAST FOLLOW UP: Overview of the Microsoft ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions Preview
Thanks to everyone who attended! Sorry about the demo hiccups / going over. As I mentioned in the beginning, I had a hard time trying to get everything I wanted to cover into 90 minutes. As you can see, there's quite a bit in the ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions. Normally, I make all of...
30 Apr 2008
GIS-T FOLLOW UP: Virtual Earth Workshop
Thanks to everyone who attended my 4 HOUR Virtual Earth workshop at the GIS-T conference. The files I promised are available below: Slide deck Main Demos Hosting Virtual Earth in WPF demo All my demos require Visual Studio 2008 because I use features of the .NET Framework 3.5 in places. I...
17 Mar 2008
Webcast Schedule for April 2008
Register today for our upcoming webcasts! DATE TIME LOCATION TITLE AND REGISTRATION LINK PRESENTER S OWNER TARGET AUDIENCE April 9 , 2008 14:00 -15:30 EST Webcast Geospatially Enabling SharePoint with IDV Solutions’ Visual...
13 Mar 2008
Free Download: Hot-Fixes for Visual Studio 2008 (Web Development)
As reported on Scott Guthrie's (General Manager of the Microsoft .NET Developer Platform Division) blog , Microsoft has released a Hot-Fix Roll-up for Visual Studio 2008. These hot-fixes address the following issues: HTML Source view performance Source editor freezes for a few seconds when typing...
11 Feb 2008
WEBCAST: What's New in the WCF and WF in Visual Studio 2008 & the .NET Framework 3.5 (January07)
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF) and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) were released in 2006 as part of the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 with separate extensions for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. These tools were improved on and are now integrated with Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 and enhanced in...
24 Jan 2008
WEBCAST FOLLOW UP: What's New for Web Developers in Visual Studio 2008 & the .NET Framework 3.5
Thanks to everyone who attended. You can get the deck here and the code here . The code has been updated for Visual Studio 2008 RTM. - Marc Technorati Tags: asp.net , .net framework , ajax , linq , visual studio
23 Jan 2008
FOLLOW UP: Public Sector Developer Conference (Seattle & Olympia, WA)
Thanks to everyone who attended. All of my demos are based on Visual Studio 2008 / .NET Framework 3.5 RTM. Here are the downloads: Introduction to LINQ + LINQ to SQL - deck , demo code NOTE: You will need to install both the Northwind (available here ) and AdventureWorks (available here ...
23 Jan 2008
WEBCAST: What's New for Web Developers in Visual Studio 2008 & the .NET Framework 3.5
NOTE: This is an updated delivery of a similarly titled webcast. The demos are update for the final release of Visual Studio 2008. Due to the amount of content, I have pulled out the "ASP.NET Futures" (now called the Microsoft ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions Preview ) portion at the...
19 Jan 2008
How to: Building Drag and Drop functionality with ASP.NET Ajax
AJAX has been very popular over the past few years, but I've seen it primarily used by developers to reduce page refreshes and to do background data-loading. Both of these uses are great uses of the technology, but one of the features that I like the best is the ability to do Drag-and-Drop functions...
7 Jan 2008
Free Download: ASP.NET and HTML Spell Checker add-on for Visual Studio 2005/2008
I just came upon a great little add-on for Visual Studio 2005/2008 by Mikhail Arkhipov. It's a spell checker for ASP.NET and HTML pages, meaning that it's smart enough to ignore the script and focus on the text for spell checking. I haven't had a chance to use it yet, but I thought that I...
1 Jan 2008
How to Videos: .NET Security Topics
The MSDN folks have been releasing short "How to" videos over the past few months. Recently they've released a series of "How Do I" Security videos for Developers of .NET Solutions. They are nice and short and you can learn very simple things that you can do to make your...
17 Dec 2007
Free Utility: Web.Config Editor with a great UI
If you are like me, you hate hand editing HTML and XML! But unfortunately, as a .NET Developer you often find yourself doing it, and if for no other reason, you have to do it for parts of the Web.Config and Application.Config files. Well today, I finally got fed up and said to myself...
7 Dec 2007
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