GotDotNet shutting down!

The Microsoft sponsored GotDotNet developer community site is shutting down! All of the functionality will be phased out by July 2007, so there isn’t much time left. According to the announcement, Microsoft is phasing out GotDotNet for the following reasons: Eliminate redundant functionality between GDN and other community... [Read More]

Community Credit

A while ago I posted a entry about Community Credit. I don’t remember what the membership count was when I joined, but it’s almost at 7000 members now! I don’t know if there is an official record of the most number of new users in a day, but... [Read More]

Daylight Savings Time for Developers

I know several other people who received an email from Microsoft late last week titled “Important Daylight Savings Time Update for Developers”. As far as I know, none of us are exaclty sure why we recieved these emails but we all figured that at some point we signed up for... [Read More]

Programming WCF Services

A new book on WCF was just published by Juval Lowy at IDesign. For those of you that don’t know, Juval is Microsoft’s Regional Director for the Silicon Valley area and has helped in the internal strategic design reviews for... [Read More]

Extreme Makeover: SPA Edition

I received an email today from Snap letting me know about a contest they are running to help improve Snap Preview Anywhere (SPA). They have already started making improvements  and are looking for ideas on how to make things even better. Since there are over 650,000 websites and blogs that... [Read More]