Have you ever felt inundated with developer tools? Do you ever feel you're missing something that could make your life easier as a developer and a power user?
There are so many tools available to choose from and it keeps getting tougher to keep up with them. Tool familiarity continues to…
Scott Hanselman did an interesting session at MIX09 called "File|New -> Company", where he essentially started with a blank screen, and using Visual Studio, ASP.NET, Ajax, and Model View Controller he created an entire website called "NerdDinner.com",
which is a social…
Are you one of over 100,000 developers who has seen a MSDN Russ' Tool Shed Event over the past 10 years? If not, now is your chance. Microsoft's Russ Fustino
has captured an exciting new format for the event. It is a TV Show; including a co-host,
Dr. Neil does the Via Virtual Earth site, among other projects for Microsoft (he also does work for the Tablet PC team). He's a consultant. He was on campus a few days ago and I invited him over to my office to have a chat about what he does.
Brian H. Prince sits down with
at the MVP summit to talk about how he built
GeoTwitter.org. We talk about how he designed his system to leverage multiple mapping engines and discuss what GeoRSS is, and why you might use it.
Source is on codeplex.
Erik Meijer and I paid a visit to Bing Maps infrastructure architect and Partner Development Manager Gur Kimchi for an Expert to Expert conversation about the design and architecture of Bing Maps. It takes some rocket science to process and coerce data
into accurate information…
Virtual Earth continues to evolve and support a very robust programming model which allows developers to create unique and interesting mapping applications. One of the most recent developments is that there is a brand new Virtual Earth Mapping control
which uses Silverlight for rendering. This…
Virtual Earth 3D without requiring a WPF wizard and some XAML magic due to Win32 interop limitations.…
We had lots of laughs in the studio with Scott this week! Here's the show recap:
- We have a new logo (courtesy of Lincoln Anderson at
352 Media) and
Scott Hanselman joins us in-studio (0 - 1:45)
- Microsoft Entertainment and Devices
acquires Danger Inc for consumer mobile phones…