September 2009 Entries
In this interview, Microsoft Architect Evangelist Brian Prince describes what makes Windows 7 faster, more reliable and simpler.
posted @ Wednesday, September 30, 2009 12:00 AM |
In this interview, Microsoft IT Evangelist Matt Hester describes the new features and enhancements in the upcoming Windows Server 2008 R2.
posted @ Monday, September 28, 2009 12:00 AM |
Kirstin Juhl came to software development from a career in manufacturing, where she learned about Lean principles. Now she sees those same principles being applied to software development. In this interview, she describes Lean in both worlds and compares the two.
posted @ Friday, September 25, 2009 12:00 AM |
Joe Kunk is writing a chapter covering XTraReports for Paul Kimmel's upcoming DevExpress tools book. In this interview, Joe describes XTraReports and how to use it.
posted @ Wednesday, September 23, 2009 12:00 AM |
Often, an application experiences a bottleneck retrieving and delivering data from a database. In this interfview, Jeremiah Peschka discusses ways to troubleshoot performance issues within a database.
posted @ Monday, September 21, 2009 12:00 AM |
Chris Hay is a Scotsman living in Cambridge, England. He has made several trips this year to developer conferences in North America. In this interview, he discusses what goes into a good presentation and how developer communities in the UK differ from those on my side of the ocean.
posted @ Wednesday, September 16, 2009 12:00 AM |
In this interview, Nathan Blevins describes how to program Microsoft Robotics Studio to control robots via programs written in Visual Studio.
posted @ Monday, September 14, 2009 12:00 AM |
In this video, James Bender discusses REST services. He defeines REST, compares it to SOAP and describes how to implement REST services using WCF.
posted @ Thursday, September 10, 2009 12:00 AM |
In this interview, Phil Japikse discusses his involvement with Hopemongers.org, a charity site focused on "micro-giving", allowing donors to give a small amount of money, directly to a charitable project.
posted @ Monday, September 07, 2009 12:00 AM |
Leon Gersing is a tall, heavy concoction of rubber with a surprising lightness of gait, especially in a dance.
He is also a Ruby developer and he loves it. In this interview, he shares why he prefers Ruby over Visual Basic and C# as a language to build his applications.
posted @ Wednesday, September 02, 2009 12:00 AM |