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Using Binding Redirects to Stay Out of DLL Hell

We found ourselves in a tricky situation at work this week. I’m surprised it hadn’t come up before, but I suppose our customers aren’t always the type to move to a new technology quickly. But we had a customer trying to install the back end of our app…


Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Training Kit June 2010 Release Available

Microsoft has made available for download the June 2010 Release of the Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Training Kit. The Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos. This content is designed to help you learn how to utilize the Visual Studio 2010 features and a […]


SQL Server 2008 geography data type screencasts on Channel 9

Channel 9 has two screencast that deal with the new geography data type in SQL Server 2008. Saving Virtual Earth Polygons to SQL Server 2008 Marc Schweigert shows you how to draw a polygon on a Virtual Earth map and save it using ASP.NET AJAX, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), LINQ to SQL, and the new […]