Coming at you LIIIIVE (ok not really) it’s this week’s Ping. This was a really exciting week in Microsoft-land with
MIX, IE8, and
Silverlight. We also talked about the “Surface 2” rumors and, of course, wrapped up with some
Here are some of the fancy links for you all so you don’t…
In this short video, CSD MVP Aaron Skonnard from PluralSight guides
the viewer on how to manage query string and form input while consuming REST services.
In this screencast, Aaron builds on the simple Twitter command shell application
presented in the previous HttpClient screencast. Aaron…
If you take a lot of photos with your mobile phone while out and about, then you’re probably always on the lookout for a good way to get them off the phone so you can share them with others. One way, of course, is to return home and sync your phone with your PC. But who has time for that? I prefer…
I just randomly came across
this video on YouTube which I thought was pretty impressive. A company called
YDreams has created a small hack to navigate
Microsoft Photosynths using gestures. This is done using their device the YDreams SensorBar, which lets you use hand gestures to control your…
For Microsoft, 1981 means an entrance into the Operating Systems Business, we organize into a privately help organization and revenue jumps to over 17 million bucks.
The History of Microsoft - 1975
The History of Microsoft - 1976
The History of Microsoft - 1977
Are you new to REST? New to WCF? No worries. In this simple lab we will build a "Hello World" SOAP service and then convert it to a REST service.
This screencast is a walkthrough of the WCF REST Starter Kit Hands On Lab 1 - Hello REST.
You can download the lab from…
You asked to go deeper, we listened.
Stefan and I met with Roopali from the Live Search team.
We had a high-level discussion about the 2nd Pillar in project “Silk Road”: the
Live Search API 2.0. This is the very same back end used for some little known websites… like
Facebook, heard of it?…
Dan, Brian and special guest Clint Rutkus talk about special things at MIX09, including:
- Recap of all the announcements at MIX from
Tim Sneath's blog
- Silverlight 3 Beta released
- Tim Heuer's guide to
Silverlight 3 features
- Silverlight 3
out-of-browser experience, plus more…