We are approaching an asymptote for processor speeds using current technology. To overcome this, computer power is increasing by scaling the number of processors used within
a system. This increase in multithreading capabilities, however, complicates development considerably. In this geekSpeak,…
In this geekSpeak, Paul Sheriff focuses on LINQ to XML and reveals lots of tips for getting up to speed with it. We loved seeing the new techniques for building XML documents using the XDocument type that are
tremendous time savers. He helps us understand what is LINQ, what’s LINQ to XML, and…
Here's a very practical geekSpeak that's loaded with tips on how to incorporate LINQ into existing architectures and applications. Our guest Jim Wooley has a longtime background with databases, coming out of the Access and Foxpro world. He shares his insights
about how the advent of LINQ brings…
geekSpeaks are a great opportunity for some innovative members of the developer community to show off what they've been working on.
One such fellow is Bart De Smet. As of this recording, Bart had only been with Microsoft for 3 weeks. We arrange geekSpeaks a few months in advance, so
We've got a great line-up for October. Join us live each Wednesday from noon to 1pm. Ask expert guests (working developers) tough questions about how they are using new technologies. Click on the links below to register for the live webcasts. We'll post
recorded webcasts to geekSpeak on…
Josh Holmes caught up with
Dave Donaldson to talk about the cool project that he started back in 2005 called
CodeKeep. This is a fantastic example of a passionate guy putting up a project that everyone can benefit from with no financial motivation.
This is one of the longer episodes so far…
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian discuss the week's top developer news, including:
Mike Swanson -
MIX 10 Recap
Interesting because: MIX10 is going to be BIG this year and Mike discusses everything going on with the event
Coding4Fun - Brian Peek - Tweevo (download) -
This Week on Channel 9, Brian Keller is joined by Christian "LittleGuru" Liensberger to cover this week's news, including:
- What's the deal with the new Windows ads with Bill Gates and Jerry Seinfeld? (0:36 - 1:10)
- Windows Movie Maker joins Windows Live, adds Soapbox/YouTube…
"Special" guest host Ed Kaim is in the studio as Dan is down covering GDC.
This week's episode includes
- Microsoft announces DreamSpark
- Free software for students
- Max Zuckerman interviews Bill Gates on what he would do if he was 17 again.
- XNA announces Community…