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"Subsonic" for Services found: Subsonic 3 + ADO.NET Data Services (Astoria)
About a month ago if you asked me what was big in my dev world (in other words what are you looking for). I would have promptly told you that I was looking for the "Subsonic" of services. In other words I wanted to create a database and hook a connection string and have everything generated for me... I want drop dead simple.
Astoria was as close as I could get, but it didn’t quite achieve what I was looking for. Don’t get me wrong, it’s easy enough. I’m just not sure what I think of EF yet which is...
Last night we had a fabulous night at TUX. I really think we are starting to hit stride now. Shawn Cady (our resident Dev-signer) did a fantastic presentation on using heatmaps for UX analysis. Before launching into this demo he decided to do a fabulous overview of UX. His thoughts echoed my own as I was planning on having an open discussion on this very topic. I would be remiss if I missed mentioning that Marc Aniol followed up with a demonstration of Astoria (ADO.NET Data Services) being used with MS Ajax Templates (and Virtual Earth, and a...
Multiple threads to improve UX (User Experience)
Shawn (of TUX -- BTW, we have a TUX meeting coming up tomorrow night) pointed me to a pretty cool article yesterday. It’s the End Bracket in this months MSDN Magazine. You can read it online here. Perry (my boss and also of TUX) and I have been talking about some things related to our ASP.NET app’s reporting module (among other things) that additionally got me thinking. This is pure theory (and potentially a really strange idea)... I admit this up front, but I’m going to throw it out for all to see (and potentially make fun...