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WebDD 2009 - a review

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PDF and eBooks - I know it's a marginal cost but are Manning take it to extremes?

Manning Publications has a program called MEAP. MEAP stands for Manning Early Access Program - basically buying a book as a PDF before the paper version is published, in fact, before it is even finished. Good for new technologies like ASP.NET MVC of Silverlight. Now I know that electronic versions have a marginal cost compared to paper versions, but Manning are taking this to extreme levels; In April, I bought the MEAP title, The Art of Unit Testing, $24.99 By August, the completion of The Art Of ......

Thanks to Conchango for hosting Silverlight User Group

Conchango hosted the first Silverlight User Group last night. It was great to see people discussing real world problems they have encountered and how they are really stretching Silverlight to the limit. A 3D demo of MRI scans within a Silverlight browser control was very impressive. Tim Sneath, evangelist for the Silverlight team, was over from Redmond and did a very informative round up of the current state of Silverlight development and the envisaged roadmap to release of 2.0 RTM. A great start ......

UK MSDN Roadshow 2008 - registration now open

For those who couldn't make the VS 2008/SQL 2008/Server 2008 launch in Birmingham in March, we have dates for the MSDN Roadshow in April around the UK. I'd register now if you're interested as these events sell out really fast. Here's the Microsoft blurb; Now the roadshow is coming to a city near you A short while ago you expressed interest in the MSDN Roadshow, which means you're now one of the first to hear that registration is open. We're anticipating high demand, so you'll need to act fast before ......

You can now register your interest for Mix07:UK, 11/12 September

You may have heard of Mix07, the US event where Microsoft revealed the full details of Silverlight, their web technology designed to challenge Flash. Well, they are holding a ReMIX event in the UK on 11 and 12 September 2007. You can read more about it at http://www.microsoft.com/uk... and register yourself for updates for when on line registration for the event becomes available. Definitely one to put in the diary if you want to get up to date on the latest Microsoft plans for Silverlight and ......