Play ThisWeekC9 - PDC10, Azure in a box, Windows Phone 7 Tools Beta, and Kings Quest
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian discuss the week's top developer news, including:
- PDC10 - Oct 28-29, live from the Redmond campus, 1,000 people, $1,000 to attend, (register here). If you can't attend, we'll be streaming the event live! We'll also be doing some fun stuff for Niners who will be attending PDC
- Steve Marx & Ryan Dunn -Windows Azure Platform Appliance, team blog for more information
- Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools Beta now available, make sure to uninstall the CTP before installing and find details on the consumer cloud services - My Phone.
- Yochay Kiriaty - Updates to the Windows Phone Training Course (available online on Channel 9)
- Matt Hawley - CodePlex now supports ClickOnce installation (and updates)
- Josh Blake - Blake.NUI, a collection of controls and utilities for multi-touch development, including a book with details on how it all works, via Alvin Ashcraft
- Miguel de Icaza - A Handy tip, you can tell a server to automagically gzip or deflate files before sending them to you via the HttpWebRequest AutomaticDecompression flag
- Scott Hanselman - The official hardware selection for the ultimate developer PC
- Charles Torre - Going Deep episode that goes inside the Razor Parser
Picks of the week!
- Brian's Pick: TFS 2010 Support for Project Server, including a CTP virtual machine you can try
- Dan's Pick: King's Quest remake is available (registration required before you can download)