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Monthly Archives: March 2007

Aggregating Turk: My new link blog (sort of) – level ___

Many folks have link blogs or link posts, so I’ve decided to start contributing to the aggregation of interesting information, but I’m going to do it in a different way.  I’ll be using Google Reader to _share_ the posts I … Continue reading 

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MVPs can contact JetBrains for Resharper for free – level 100

David Stennett, from JetBrains will hook up all MVPs with Resharper for free.  JetBrains was one of the great sponsors for Party with Palermo, but their flyers didn’t make it in time.  Just email David, and he’ll hook you up:  … Continue reading 

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Technology for the masses: video – level 100

My good friend, Mike Hnatt, has release his video trailer for his last western vacation with his wife.  He did all the video, editing and producing himself on his Windows XP home computer.  He is not a filmmaker.  He just … Continue reading 

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Pictures from MVP Summit 2007 and Party with Palermo – level 000

I've created a Flickr group for all of you who attended the MVP Summit.  Please add your pictures to the group.  I have added 107 photos. http://www.flickr.com/groups/mvpsummit2007/ 

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Unable to sign up for OfficeLive with Firefox – level 100

I’ve given GoogleApps a trial run, and it seems “neat”.  I wouldn’t say groundbreaking, but I can see some companies that could put it to use.  This morning I decided to give OfficeLive a trial run at http://office.microsoft.com/en-US/officelive/default.aspx. No-go.  I … Continue reading 

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Party with Palermo: Tech Ed 2007 edition – save the date – level 100

UPDATE:  Details have been posted:  http://partywith.palermo.cc ———————————————————————————————————————————–  Party with Palermo: MVP Global Summit edition was a huge success with 235 MVPs and influencers in attendance.  My sponsors received even more attention than planned since I had originally planned for 100 but … Continue reading 

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Big News – MVC framework for ASP.NET in the works – level 300

This is big.  I arranged a special meeting (with the help of Karl) with Scott Guthrie today on the last day of the MVP Summit.  I brought along fellow CodeBetter bloggers Darrell Norton, Scott Bellware and Jeremy Miller.  Scott laid out a … Continue reading 

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Linq to Entities: Microsoft’s first go at O/R Mapping (they need our feedback now!) – level 300

First, none of this is NDA.  Others discussing it are Ayende and Sam.   Here's a quick rundown of how you would get Linq to entities working: Create the metadata file using the wizard. Select some database tables to map to … Continue reading 

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Vote for my Tech Ed 2007 Birds of a Feather sessions – level 100

It’s time to vote for Tech Ed BoFs.  Go here to vote. https://www.msteched.com/BOF/Voting.aspx My submitted BoFs are as follows.  Please vote for them. Techniques for writing less code (frameworks, libraries, and tools) Join C# MVP Jeffrey Palermo for a lively … Continue reading 

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Adobe’s Photoshop CS3 developed using Agile – level 200

I got the link from the AgileAustin online group:  http://groups.google.com/group/AgileAustin/t/e0370f2d6a210e40 A new VP at Adobe has introduced Agile methods to the Photoshop group, and they turned from waterfall to agile. . . with commendable results:  fewer late nights, work weekends. … Continue reading 

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