Hey-ya folks in the Bay Area! Our team is speaking at a free community event on April 29th that I’m pretty excited about. We’ll have plenty of experts from the .NET, ASP.NET and Managed Languages teams there as well as the .NET Foundation and GitHub so please come to learn and mingle!
Bill Burrows, Visual Basic MVP, has done it again and is creating another series of video tutorials on the ASP.NET MVC Framework. Based on ScottGu’s blog posts, Bill teaches us how to use this pattern of web development using Visual Basic. Check back often,
Jim Wooley, VB MVP, has rewritten the original Personal Web Starter Kit using LINQ for the data tier rather than stored procedures and ADO.NET and has put it up onto Code Gallery. The starter kit manages images in a SQL database by album.
has a post about some great content that’s up on the www.asp.net site on Working with Data in ASP.NET. By default the Visual Basic tutorials are shown but you can also get C# versions as well.
One of the things I’ve been working on is a set of “How-To” or “How-Do-I” style videos for Visual Basic developers (more on the details of this series later ;-)). In doing my video format research I’ve been looking at videos on the web,