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Hosting my own blog now (alvinashcraft.com)

Posted on December 5, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

I am now hosting my own WordPress blog here. This move was made to enable the addition of some plugins that are not available on WordPress.com.

Hope you all follow me there.

Alvin

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Hello world!

Posted on November 14, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: |

Yes, I’ve moved my blog again. I kept getting bad cookie errors on Spaces and Blogger.

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071113

Posted on November 13, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Type Initializers in C# 3.0 (via Jason Haley)

IronRuby in WinForms

SQL Server Support for PowerShell

ASP.NET MVC Framework (Part 1) (by Scott Guthrie)

Desert Nights: A VS2005 Color Scheme (via Mike Gunderloy)

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071112

Posted on November 12, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Translation Widgets for Your Site (Microsoft and Google)

Free Rich Text Editor (RTE) Control For ASP.NET AJAX (via Brad Abrams)

Don Box says VS2008 Coming Next Thursday? (via Sam Gentile and Arjan’s World)

The ?? Operator and Its Use Case (via DotNetKicks)

Adding Row Number to SQL SELECT Result Set (via DotNetKicks)

The Weekly Source Code 11- LOLCode DLR Edition – ScottHa

FastCGI Extension for IIS 6 (Host PHP apps in IIS)

Software Developers vs. Software Artists

They Can Steal Your Code, but They Can’t Steal Your Creativity!!

Huge Code Drop Coming!!!!!!

Some Bonus Links – Not Directly Programming-Related

Pioneer 50" ELITE KURO Flat Panel HDTV (PRO-1150HD)

Desktop Factory 125ci 3D Printer

NatureMill – Compost. Clean. Green. Easy.

Ice Energy – Ice Bear 50 – Residential Ice Storage Air-Conditioner

LG Hybrid HD Optical Drive (GGW-H20LI) (Write Blu-Ray and Read Blu-Ray/HD-DVD)

B&W Zeppelin Speakers for iPod

Accordion Hero, Need We Say More?

abcAVI Tag Editor (A stand-alone utility for viewing/editing tags in AVI files.)

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Daily Dose of Links 20071110

Posted on November 11, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Learn how to create custom LINQ providers.

Set and Receive Task Reminders in Google Talk with Twitter Timer (via Lifehacker)

Is It Time for 64-bit on the Desktop?

Introducing Video.Show: A Silverlight Reference-Quality Sample

Continuous Performance Management (via Arjan’s World)

MVC or MVP Pattern – What’s the Difference? (via DotNetKicks)

If you spend a lot of time in Yahoo Groups or Google Groups, try consolidating them with Grouply, currently in beta. (via Go2Web20.net)

Microsoft Software + Services Blueprints (via MS Public Sector Developer Weblog)

LOLCODE! on DLR

Embeddable IM Control

Some ASP.NET MVC Demo Source Code from ScottHa (via DotNetKicks)

Build and Publish Web Sites with Popfly Explorer Beta

OpenWinForms – open source windows forms and controls (via DotNetKicks)

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071109

Posted on November 9, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

ASP.NET MVC Framework will have first CTP in ‘next few weeks’ (via DotNetKicks)

Code Metrics in Visual Studio 2008 (via DotNetKicks)

The State of Blu-Ray

Blockbuster Planning In-Store Movie Download Kiosks (for the five people in the neighborhood who don’t have an Internet connection)

Adobe Says Photoshop Express Online App Coming This Year (via Gizmodo)

YouTube Releases Multi-File Uploader; Raises File Size Limit to 1GB (Get the Uploader)

eBay – 30 YEARS OF 1700+ VINTAGE-PRESENT VIDEO GAME LOT (via TMZ)

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071108

Posted on November 8, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Busy day yesterday. I’m back with a few links today.

Getting to Know SQL Server 2008: Training, Webcasts and Virtual Labs (via Sam Gentile)

MVC Preview Video by Rob Conery (via Christopher Steen)

One-Click Stream Ripping with Screamer Radio

Get Your Media on Your Devices, Anywhere, Anytime with TVersity

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071106

Posted on November 6, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

What Should I Read Next? (via Lifehacker)

First CTP Release of Windows PowerShell 2.0

Snipper – Beta Release 1 on CodePlex

Updated Microsoft Live Services Coming Later Today (via DownloadSquad)

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071105

Posted on November 5, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Vote for Best Technology Blog (Via Gizmodo)

.NET Framework 3.5 Namespaces Poster

Classic Game Console Hacks and Mods (Via Gizmodo)

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Daily Dose of Links – 20071102

Posted on November 2, 2007. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Google OpenSocial API Docs Have Been Posted (via Scobleizer)

Five Places to Download Free Movies (Legally!)

Flock (The Social Web Browser) 1.0 Released (via TechCrunch)

Verizon FiOS TV Subscribers Getting 150 HD Channels by End of 2008

Some other links

My Google Reader Shared Items (Feed here)

 

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