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March 2009 Entries

Visual Basic QuickStarts and How-to Topics for the Composite Application Guidance for WPF and Silverlight

Now available for VB…

The Composite Application Guidance for WPF and Silverlight is designed to help you more easily build enterprise-level Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) and Silverlight client applications. It will help you design and build enterprise-level composite WPF client applications—composite applications use loosely coupled, independently evolvable pieces that work together in the overall application.
This download includes QuickStarts, the Composite Application Library (only provided in C#), and documentation. This download is provided to help the Visual Basic developer use the Composite Application Library. The documentation includes:

  • Visual Basic Content for Composite Application Guidance for WPF and Silverlight - February 2009.chm: The QuickStarts, Hands-On Labs, and How-to Topics in Visual Basic.
  • Composite Application Guidance for WPF and Silverlight - February 2009.chm: Complete documentation in C#.
  • Composite Application Library Reference February 2009.chm: Library reference API.


DevConnections 2009 – Orlando

I’m here in Orlando at the INETA Community Lounge with Scott Spradlin, Lori McKinney and chatting with Fabio Honigmann, one of the leaders of the Orlando .NET User group. They are having their 4th Code Camp this coming weekend on 3/28/2009. Make sure you register so you will qualify for the drawing, lunch and other benefits! Registration is now over 500!! More information at: http://www.orlandocodecamp.com/




After 34 years (original was in 1975 when I graduated college) of having an American Express card in my wallet AMEX finally pissed me off so much over the past couple of months (I did send a payment to the wrong AMEX account so I’m not blameless but fuck them) that I pulled it from my wallet for the last time and made this small memorial in my office: