MSDN Presents: The Next Generation Client Experience

Join Microsoft and your fellow developers September 15, 2009 for an afternoon at the Overland Park Cinemas exploring the next generation of client experience from a developer’s point of view. Topics ...

Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)

I’ve been hearing about these type of government contracts more and more lately. I guess they’ve been around for years, but just maybe getting more popular in the circles I travel. IDIQ contracts pro...

Download Microsoft Expression Studio 3 Trial

It’s released, but not yet available for MSDN subscribers. That said, you can download the Trial Edition and get your hands on it. My understanding is that you can product key activate it later, when...

Developers Developers Developers Developers Book

There’s a new book out (download or Lulu) which blends content from Microsoft’s {You Shape} It campaign. Developers Developers Developers Developers is a free download and released under a Crea...

Realizing Quality Improvement Through TDD

I was talking TDD with Doug Seven at Tech-Ed last week. He gave a great presentation on Agile Development with Team System 2010. Afterward we were brainstorming on ways to get people to write unit te...

Altova DiffDog now Supports Database Differencing

I met up with the Altova folks last week at Tech-Ed and asked about any cool improvements or features in their 2009 version of DiffDog It turns out there are two new, albeit surprising, features in t...

Quote of the day

“Weeks of coding can save you hours of planning” -Anonymous

My First VSTO Application – BeSure

If you exchange email with me on a regular basis, you know that I am the king of email faux pas. I regularly do things like this: Use CNTRL+Enter to send an email sooner than I really want to send it...