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LightSwitch: 10 Times As Many Silverlight Developers As Today

Tonight I covered a LightSwitch presentation, at the local user group, for a Microsoft Developer Evangelist who could not make it. When I started the session, I asked the 30 developers in the room, “Who is a Silverlight developer?”. one hand went up, and even he admitted that like ...

Perhaps I am Playing Too Much MineCraft?

This is mildly related to .Net. MineCraft is a game that is created in Java, but I love it and it is my primary “stress reliever” because chipping away at the blocks is strangely relaxing. I have one world that I have been building for almost two months ...

Using Discount ASP.NET TFS Hosting

I have a ton of Open Source projects on CodePlex uses TFS (Team Foundation Server), and TFS is basically the only source control I actually enjoy using. However, I have a private project that I am creating that is not Open Source. What ...

HTML (including HTML 5) and LightSwitch at the same time?

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LightSwitch vs HTML 5 ?

After cheerleading Silverlight for the past few years I have to admit a few “truths” (as I see them) There are not a lot of LOB (line of Business) Silverlight applications that most developers have seen (if you want to see what the “average” developer ...