Book Review: Wikipedia: The Missing Manual

I have always been a big fan of the O’Reilly books, and the Missing Manual series is no exception. I recently had the opportunity to read Wikipedia: The Missing Manual by John Broughton. If you have ever thought about contributing to Wikipedia, or have done... [Read More]

MVP Summit 2008

I just got back from attending my first MVP Summit and have to say the level of access we received to the product teams and other people within Microsoft was outstanding. Since this was my first Summit, I don’t really have a frame of reference to know how it compares... [Read More]

Florida Technical Communities (January 2009 Update)

Florida has a very active developer community. The biggest problem we seem to have is that all of these different groups usually don’t know about each and there hasn’t been a “centralized clearinghouse” listing all of the technical communities. Joe Healy, one of our Florida Microsoft Developer Evangelists, maintains... [Read More]

Book Review: ASP.NET Data Presentation Controls Essentials

If you are an ASP.NET developer or want to become one, there are numerous books available that talk about the ASP.NET framework and/or how to build web sites using ASP.NET. Pact Publishing has a book that focuses specifically on the data presentation controls that... [Read More]

Reminder: March 2008 Tampa Bay IASA Meeting

Just a reminder that the Tampa Bay IASA February meeting is Thursday night (March 27) starting at 6:30 PM. Mark Willoughby, Product Marketing Manager, CISSP, Symplified, Inc. is speaking on “A Veteran’s Experience Succeeding With Identity Management”. Please be sure to register so we have... [Read More]