Year: 2008
December

New Year’s Greetings and Silverlight Greeting Card

.NET, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Website, Work

Silverlight toolkit: Problem with the ViewBox, named elements, and a workaround

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

Microsoft Expression Studio available at 50%

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Weird color effect with Windows 7 and LiveMesh

Technical stuff, Windows 7, Work

One week at IdentityMine

IdentityMine, Personal, Technical stuff, Windows 7, Work

November

Silverlight on Windows Update (Windows 7)

Silverlight, Technical stuff, Windows 7, Work

Setting my laptop in dual boot with Windows 7

PDC, Technical stuff, Windows 7, Work

It’s podcast season: Herding code

.NET, Blend, PDC, Personal, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Podcast about RIA and especially Silverlight

.NET, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work

New design for GalaSoft website

Technical stuff, Website

October

#PDC08 talk: .NET 4.0 Declarative programming using XAML

.NET, PDC, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

#PDC08 talk: Microsoft .NET, CLR Futures

.NET, PDC, Technical stuff, Work

#PDC08 talk: WPF pixel shaders and WPF graphics future

.NET, PDC, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Book signing: Silverlight 2 Unleashed at #PDC08

PDC, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work

#PDC08 keynote (day 3, part 1)

.NET, PDC, Technical stuff, Work

#PDC08 keynote (day 2, part 2)

PDC, Technical stuff, Work

#PDC08 keynote (day 2, part 3)

.NET, PDC, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

#PDC08 keynote (day 2, part 4)

PDC, Technical stuff, Work

#PDC08 keynote (day 2, part 5)

PDC, Technical stuff, Work

New Silverlight controls suite delivered by Microsoft #PDC08

.NET, PDC, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

September

Various pieces of news

Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Website, Work

Microsoft to add jQuery in Visual Studio: Why I think it’s great

.NET, ASP.NET, JavaScript, Technical stuff, Work

Silverlight 2 Release Candidate 0 *for developers only*

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

Silverlight 2 Unleashed: Table of Content

.NET, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work

Sams Silverlight 2 Unleashed (was: Teach Yourself Silverlight in 24 Hours)

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Work

August

Preorder my Silverlight book on Amazon

.NET, Blend, Personal, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work

Sams Teach Yourself Silverlight in 24 Hours, Table of Contents

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work

Joining IdentityMine (and leaving Siemens)

IdentityMine, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, WPF

June

2 years and 266 posts later…

Personal, Website, Work

Silverlight 2 beta 2 is live!

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

Microsoft, you’re kidding me, right??

.NET, Blend, Technical stuff

May

A short break

.NET, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

TweetMyPage V0.2 – Now with “from TweetMyPage” indicator

.NET, ASP.NET, Technical stuff, TweetMyPage, Work

My talk at the “Internet Briefing RIA conference” in Zurich

.NET, Blend, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

GalaSoft “TweetMyPage” released for tests

Technical stuff, TweetMyPage, Website, Work

WPF talk this Thursday: "Ultra Rich Interactive Applications"

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

New GalaSoft stickers

Personal, Website

My resume is now online

Personal, Website, Work

WPF: ListView/GridView minimum and maximum width for a column

.NET, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

April

More US centric discrimination: Amazon.com MP3 download

Personal

Silverlight: User Controls with events

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

Silverlight: Running standalone full trust applications

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

I am now a Microsoft Certified Professional

.NET, Personal, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Silverlight: Packing user controls in separate assemblies

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

#mvp08: Day 1 and 2 are over, more to come

MVP, Personal, Technical stuff, Work

#mvp08: Arrival at Global MVP Summit

MVP, Personal, Technical stuff, Work

#mvp08: On my way to Seattle for the MVP Summit

.NET, MVP, Personal, Technical stuff, Work

De WPF Integratio (About WPF Integration)

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Silverlight unit testing and JavaScript

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

March

Silverlight 2 beta 1: ScrollViewer with auto-layout crashes both IE and FF

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

TechDays 2008: Slides and Code of my presentation available online

.NET, TechDays, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Silverlight: The Power of Skinning by Corrina Barber

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

Silverlight: Downloading Zipped files with the WebClient

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

TechDays 08: Talked about WPF and now back home

Blend, Personal, TechDays, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

Arthur C Clarke, 16 December 1917 – 19 March 2008

Personal

Silverlight: Don’t forget to add the XAP extension!

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

TechDays 08: My talk next Thursday in Basel, Switzerland

.NET, Personal, TechDays, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

#MIX08: Wrap-up post

MIX, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work, WPF

#Mix08 evenings are pretty cool

.NET, MIX, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work

February

MIX: Session builder missing?

MIX, Personal, Technical stuff, Work

Silverlight 2.0: Passing empty strings from JavaScript to .NET is not possible

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff

Back home and a couple of news

Personal, Technical stuff, Website

Ski holidays, woohoo

Personal

Silverlight: Debugging in HTTP from Visual Studio (also the Downloader!)

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff

January

Microsoft@Siemens conference

Technical stuff, Work

Something for the MVPs out there

Technical stuff

Parlez-vous Facebook? Looking for translators.

Technical stuff, Website

Silverlight: When should you use RegisterScriptableObject?

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff

Software development as a fine art

Personal, Technical stuff

Meet me at MIX

Personal, Technical stuff

KaXaml V1.0 released

.NET, Silverlight, Technical stuff, WPF

MVP, take two / Silverlight greeting card

.NET, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, WPF