ASP.NET Extensions - MVC Framework

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The much-talked about MVC Framework that Microsoft is working on was released last week as part of the ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions. It also has some other pretty cool stuff, including Dynamic Data controls, Ajax history support, ADO.NET Data Services, updated support for Silverlight and the ADO.NET Entity Framework. Once... Read more

IASA Tampa Chapter Updates

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Last month’s meeting with Cory Foy was excellent. Cory Foy talked about concepts from Michael Feathers’ work on Working Effectively with Legacy Code and I presented a quick introduction and overview to the MVC and MVP patterns. We had about 15 people attending which was down a... Read more

Quiet Time

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I just realized that my blog has been fairly quiet for the last few weeks. To those who are regular readers, my apologies. Between the holidays and work, I haven’t had much time to give my blog. I plan to spend the rest of the week and the long holiday... Read more

Ajax and .NET Developers

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My friend Simone has created an interesting survey focused on .NET developers and Ajax. It’s a more focused response to this survey on the Ajaxian blog. As of 2 AM (in Italy), there have been 415 responses: ASP.NET Ajax: 80% AJAX Control Toolkit: 17% JQuery:... Read more

Silverlight 2.0

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What used to be called Silverlight 1.1 has been rebranded as Silverlight 2.0 and will include a cross-platform, cross-browser version of the .NET Framework and will enable a rich .NET development platform in the browser. Scott Guthrie has a post that details what will be part of the 2.0... Read more