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27 March 2018
Career Advancement: The Highly Sought After Solutions Architect Role
Recently I attained the title of Solutions Architect in my career, which is exactly what I wanted to be when I embarked on this career path 16 years ago. Even though I’ve basically been doing the role of a Solutions Architect for a few years now, obtaining the official title and the official responsibilities... Read More...
31 July 2007
MSDN Event In Charlotte – Silverlight, LINQ and WCF
Microsoft is having an MSDN event here in Charlotte on the 16th of August with topics on Silverlight, LINQ and WCF, all of which are pretty exciting technologies coming down the pipe for the Visual Studio 2008/.Net Framework 3.5 release later this year. I know I'm pretty excited about them! Our group... Read More...
06 February 2007
New Year, New Job, New Beginnings
While I've known about this for a couple of weeks now, the proverbial ink dried on the contract earlier today so I'm able to officially say that I have scored an amazing position with a local marketing firm: Hawkeye | Cohesion . I will, of course, be doing mainly .Net development...what's icing on the... Read More...
04 August 2005
Suggestion Box is Open
What do you guys want to hear about? Drop me a comment here . Read More...
10 August 2004
Modal Form Quirkiness in Windows Forms -- Change Password Dialog
[Update] The entire source for this post can be found here . Just cut and paste into a WinForm. I was recently tasked with writing a change password dialog box for a windows forms application we are shipping soon. This sounds simple enough (I've only written dozens for ASP.NET), however I have a minimal... Read More...
10 August 2004
Weekly Links
A couple of days late (had some pet drama around the crib), but better late than never. Here's a great article about building smart clients . A worthy read if you are just now venturing into the big bad realm that is smart clients. Funny story about airport security in Amsterdam . I had the disdain of... Read More...
07 August 2004
Javascript Confessions
I have a confession to make: I don't know javascript (ECMA script, jscript, whatever you want to call it). Scratch that actually, I know javascript - the language (I mean, come on...it's almost identical in syntax to C/C++/Java/C#), I just don't really know the DOM too well. I can do basic stuff, but... Read More...