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  • Blog Post: Building more beautiful Line of Business apps using LightSwitch

    We talk a lot about building and designing consumer apps but what about line of business apps? The new features in Visual Studio LightSwitch are designed to help you build beautiful, mobile business productivity apps without having to write a lot of code. You can create SharePoint apps and HTML5 client...
  • Blog Post: New Free Learning Resources–HTML5 Apps Development & LightSwitch Business Apps

    Developing in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Jump Start This course provides an accelerated introduction to HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript and helps students gain basic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript programming skills. This course is an entry point into both the Web application and Windows Store apps training paths...
  • Blog Post: Guest Post: An Introduction to LightSwitch

    Tim Leung is a software developer based in the UK. For the past 12 years, he has specialised in enterprise application development using products from the Microsoft technology stack. In particular, he possesses deep knowledge of the Microsoft .NET Framework and SQL Server. He's an active member of the...
  • Blog Post: TechEd Europe: Enterprise Mobility Insights by Rob Tiffany

    Whist I was at TechEd Europe I armed myself with my trusty video camera and attempted to track down some of the interesting speakers that were wondering around the stands during the sessions.  Being quite into mobile I immediately recognised Rob Tiffany and managed to grab six minutes of his precious...
  • Blog Post: Article: LightSwitch in Visual Studio 11 Beta

    By Tim Leung What's the most exciting feature in the Visual Studio 11 (VS11) Beta? Although VS11 includes plenty for you to discover and learn, one of the more interesting features is that it gives you a preview of what's to come in the next release of LightSwitch. But if you've never heard of LightSwitch...
  • Blog Post: LightSwitch in the Real World

    Tim Leung interviews Garth Henderson about how he uses LightSwitch. Last week saw a major milestone in the development of the Microsoft LightSwitch, a new addition to the Microsoft Visual Studio family. After being in development for more than 2 years, the product has been finally released. Many...
  • Blog Post: LightSwitch Launch

    Last night LightSwitch was released with a 90 day free trial . The full application will go on sale from the 28th of July and will be available from resellers on the 1st of August. LightSwitch is the easiest way to build Business Applications on the Microsoft Platform. It’s a rapid way to get those disparate...
  • Blog Post: Featured Article: Turning on the LightSwitch

    This weeks article comes from Tim Leung an analyst/programmer based in Reading with 10+ years experience of architecting, designing and developing applications. In his spare time he runs the UK VBUG user group. LightSwitch is the new rapid application development tool from Microsoft. The product team...
  • Blog Post: MSDN Flash article: using the right tool for the job - introducing WebMatrix and Visual Studio LightSwitch

    In our first guest post, Eric Nelson’s written a fab article for today’s MSDN Flash newsletter which introduces two key tools - Visual Studio LightSwitch and WebMatrix. Let us know what you think.   For many years being a .NET developer meant being a Windows Forms developer or being a Web Forms...
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