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Monthly Archives: June 2008

.NET P2P web search

Faroo is P2P web search built with .NET.  They only require .NET 2.0 so it wasn’t built using WCF PeerChannel.  They have add-ins for IE and Firefox. Very interesting.  I wonder if peer-to-peer searching will work.

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Check out WeeWar.com

A few people have found out about WeeWar.com from my blog. I can tell since I see how many people have joined from my referral link.** Weewar is an addictive turn-based strategy game. The cool part – the entire game … Continue reading 

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Old Executives Never Get Fired

Mark Griffin, chief investment officer will leave the company to “pursue other career interests.” Dan Sheehan, senior VP of portfolio management, will replace him on an interim basis. Like Douglas MacArthur’s quote about old soldiers, corporate executives never get fired, … Continue reading 

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Is there going to be a surcharge on everything?

From Holly Springs, GA: The surging price of gasoline has come to this: a "fuel surcharge" on your next speeding ticket. Drivers caught speeding in this north Atlanta suburb soon will have to pay an extra $12 — to cover … Continue reading 

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vOptimizer reduces VMs to smallest size

Just found this cool little program, vOptimizer. It compresses virtual machines to their smallest size with one click. vOptimizer is an advanced optimization solution that quickly and easily reduces a virtual machine’s virtual hard drive to the smallest size possible … Continue reading 

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The World Isn’t Flat

A recent consumer research report by BBMG notes: "While price (58% very important) and quality (66% very important) are paramount, convenience (34% very important) has been edged out by more socially relevant attributes: where a product is made (44% very … Continue reading 

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Richmond .NET User Group Meeting June 5, 2008

Justin Etheridge presents Functional Programming Features in C# 3.0 Thursday 5 June 2008, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Social Time starts at 6:00! Location: Markel Plaza 4600 Cox Road Glen Allen, VA 23060 [map] LTL Consulting is bringing Magianno’s Little … Continue reading 

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MVP Renewed Again!

Just a quick note that I was awarded MVP again for another year.  This is my fourth year as an MVP and I’m looking forward to another wonderful year of helping the developer community!

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Richmond Code Camp 2008.1 Download 2

Attached is the slide deck and demos for the Intro to LINQ to SQL presentation. Enjoy!

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Richmond Code Camp 2008.1 Download 1

Richmond Code Camp 2008.1 (April 26, 2008) was great! I am happy that a lot of people attended my sessions. Attached is the WPF Databinding presentation and demo code. 

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