Microsoft blog posts about Training

April 22, 2009

Opportunities for ISVs to Step-up, Subscribe, Upgrade, Switch to Visual Studio, MSDN
There are a number of great opportunities for ISVs that are currently available for Visual Studio and MSDN subscripltions. Click on the links to find out more about each offer, the eligibility, and the benefits….
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Watch a Security Development Lifecycle War Story Video with Michael Howard
Follow the story of the Security Push, the massive Training effort and the other challenges Microsoft overcame to make the SDL part of its development culture….

Learning WPF at the WPF LOB tour and XAMLFest events
There seems to be a lot of buzz around Silverlight lately and I admit, I like it :-). But I also think that there is a huge misconception about Silverlight %26ldquo;replacing%26rdquo; WPF . I get emails a lot about people asking me questions about Silverlight and after…(

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Microsoft blog posts about Azure

April 22, 2009

From Cloudy in Seattle: The Easy Way to Install the Windows Azure Tools and SDK Pre-Requisites
Jim Nakashima has a handy little post here on an easy way to get all the Windows Azure tools and SDK pre-requites installed.  The secret is to use the Web Platform Installer, which you can get

PhotoZoom Becomes DeepZoomPix
Remember PhotoZoom? The online application that made your everyday photos into deep zoomable pics? Well, it’s now called, perhaps more descriptively: %26ldquo;DeepZoomPix.%26rdquo; This new technology uses Silverlight to display the …

Watch a “How Do I?” Video to Get Started Developing with Windows Azure
New to Windows Azure? This video shows you what you need to download and install, and how to create a simple “Hello World” Windows Azure application….

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More news about ASP.NET from Microsoft

April 22, 2009

From Cloudy in Seattle: The Easy Way to Install the Windows Azure Tools and SDK Pre-Requisites
Jim Nakashima has a handy little post here on an easy way to get all the Windows Azure tools and SDK pre-requites installed.  The secret is to use the Web Platform Installer, which you can get

Geek Dinner WIth SHAWN WILDERMUTH
Shawn Wildermuth, C# MVP, author, and all-round technolo…

A blog on Microsoft Ajax client templates and data
Politian has a great blog series where he goes into the details of building a data-driven Ajax application using the new 4.0 client templates and data. Check it out…

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The latest on Silverlight from Microsoft

April 22, 2009

Silverlight out-of-browser apps: Launch
Silverlight 3 offline/out-of-browser apps maintain a sticky presence on your desktop upon the initial detach (install) operation. They can be looked up and launched in an experience not unlike the one you see with conventional desktop applications. You…(rea…

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April 22, 2009

Silverlight out-of-browser apps: Launch
Silverlight 3 offline/out-of-browser apps maintain a sticky presence on your desktop upon the initial detach (install) operation. They can be looked up and launched in an experience not unlike the one you see with conventional desktop applications. You…(rea…

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Interesting posts on WPF on Microsoft blogs

April 22, 2009

Recomendações gerais para a construção de serviços
Olá pessoal, tudo certo?…
Conforme combinado, vamos falar hoje de algumas dicas e ferramentas para a construção de serviços. Preparei uma lista com algumas direções para as várias questões envolvidas com o chamado %26ldquo;chão-de-fábrica%26rdquo; na construção de serviços de SOA.
E quais são essas questões? Vejamos algumas:

Learning WPF at the WPF LOB tour and XAMLFest events
There seems to be a lot of buzz around Silverlight lately and I admit, I like it :-). But I also think that there is a huge misconception about Silverlight %26ldquo;replacing%26rdquo; WPF . I get emails a lot about people asking me questions about Silverlight and after…(

This Is Your GPS On WPF
Over at IStartedSomething.com, Long has a very cool post about a company called Better Place. In addition to a nice TED presentation, Better Place as a better face for the average car GPS as part of their electric car system …

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The latest on Windows 7 from Microsoft

April 22, 2009

Windows Application Quality Cookbook is now available for download

This Week on C9: Office 2010, PowerShell for OpenXML, and would you help a robot
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian discuss the week’s top developer news including: …

– Office 14 is now Office 2010, Exchange 2010 beta is now available, and SharePoint will be SharePoint 2010. Office 2010 includes cool featur

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