Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Visual Studio 2013

So while it is great that Microsoft is releasing a new version of Visual Studio 2013 so quickly, it looks like we will be exposed to more bloatware. A small hint MS, corporations tend not to want all their IP … Continue reading

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Developing for Windows 8 RT devices

Quick rant on this. Why on earth do I have to be using a dev machine with Win 8 to actually develop for a Win 8 RT device. Visual Studio 2012 has a simulator, so I don’t have to run … Continue reading

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Living with a Windows Surface tablet

Attending Build 2012 was an experience not to be forgotten. I, like probably all other attendees was wondering what surprise MS would bring out during the keynote. To our surprise there was no new surprises just a reinforcing of already … Continue reading

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Password Protected Excel 2007/2010 File

At the Orlando .NET Code Camp (the second largest in the US, the largest being South Florida), I did a presentation on OpenXml which is the format behind Office 2007/2010. At this session I was asked a question to which … Continue reading

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Presentations at South Florida Code Camp

By the time your read this I should have completed two presentations at the South Florida code camp. OData This presentation show how to construct OData providers using WCF Data services and consuming them using Silverlight and WPF. These providers … Continue reading

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South West Code Camp – Presentation on OData

This is the contents of my presentation from the South West Code Camp in Estoro. The presentation¬† is on Building and Consuming OData Custom Providers. In this presentation I demo a basic OData provider using the Entity Framework provider. I … Continue reading

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Committed myself to presentating at the South West FL Code Camp

I’ve spent a lot of time at the local code camps benefiting from all the great presentations made by other Florida developers. I’ve now decided it’s time to give something back to the community by presenting at the South West … Continue reading

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MSI installations, Server 2008 R2 64bit and Visual Studio 2008

Here’s a nugget of information that I found out by pure accident when I first shifted to developing on the Server 2008 R2 64bit platform and guess what I wasted time yet again when I forgot this with an issue … Continue reading

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