Category Archives: Languages

Yet Another Podcast #60–Knockout.js

Talking with Steve Sanderson, John Papa and Jon Galloway about Knockout.js and client side JavaScript programming. KnockoutJS Home Steve Sanderson’s Home Page John Papa’s Home Page Jon Galloway’s Home Page Knockout Tutorials Pluralsight Course on Knockout Single Page Applications Listen … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #49–Jon Galloway: What’s New In ASP.NET

Talking with Jon Galloway about what’s new in the ASP.NET family, including previews of MVC 4, Visual Studio 11, Web Forms 4.5 and WCF Web API. Jon’s Blog ASP.NET VNext site MVC 4 Site Road Map Jon’s Book Listen | … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #48–Adam Kinney and HTML 5

Talking with Adam Kinney about HTML 5 and the role of the UI Integrator Adam’s web site Adam on Twitter PixelLab Agent 8 Ball Adam’s How Do I Videos   Listen | Yet Another Podcast Call in comments: 1-347-YAP-CAST

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Yet Another Podcast–Jeff Prosise

Talking with Jeff Prosise, author and co-founder of Wintellect, about programming for Windows Phone, what’s new in Mango, HTML5, jQuery and other topics in programming.  “I think I’m having more fun in our industry right now than I have since … Continue reading

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Dependency Properties

Windows Phone Tutorial Dependency properties are like the sewers, electric wires and pipes running under the streets of a big city. You can ignore them, you can even be oblivious to their existence, but they make all the magic happen … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #45–Rey Bango

Talking with Rey Bango about JavaScript, jQuery and ScriptJunkie.com Rey Bango is a community manager for JavaScript, HTML & CSS for Microsoft and a member of the jQuery Project team. He’s also editor of ScritJunkie.com which focuses on creating cross-browser … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #44–Charles Petzold

Talking with Charles Petzold about writing, computers and his career. Charles Petzold is the author of numerous books, including Programming Windows, Code, The Annotated Turing, and Programming Windows Phone Charles Petzold’s Web Site Ada’s Technical Books Any sufficiently advanced technology … Continue reading

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Windows Phone Fundamentals–3 Ways To Handle Events

Windows Phone From Scratch One potential area of confusion for programmers new to Silverlight and Windows Phone is that there are (at least) three distinct ways to handle events.  Name the event handler in the Xaml Name the event handler … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #41–JQuery with Elijah Manor

Talking with Elijah Manor, Senior Architect for appendTo: The jQuery Company and Microsoft ASP.NET MVP,  about jQuery and Javascript. Links mentioned on this show Good JavaScript Habits for C# Developers Video and Slides AppendTo’s new training site JavaScript: The Good … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #37 Silverlight HTML5 & Developers Part 2

Part 2 of a conversation with Shawn Wildermuth, president of Agilitrain and author of the forthcoming  book Essential Windows Phone 7 about Mix, Silverlight, Windows Phone, HTML5 and the state of .NET development Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast … Continue reading

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Yet Another Podcast #35–Silverlight, HTML5 and Developers

Part 1 of a conversation with Shawn Wildermuth, president of Agilitrain and author of the forthcoming book Essential Windows Phone 7 about Mix, Silverlight, Windows Phone, HTML5 and the state of .NET development Listen | Return to Yet Another Podcast … Continue reading

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Mix, Silverlight and Windows Phone

A very exciting time at Mix this year, especially if your focus is Windows Phone or Silverlight.   On the Windows Phone front, the next release, code name Mango was announced.  Mango brings Windows Phone fully up to Silverlight 4, and … Continue reading

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