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The Developers Road Podcast

November 7, 2020

The Developers Road is a brand new podcast that I just launched and it has a single goal, to help developers find the next version of their careers. Why start a new podcast? How is it going to help your career? Great questions… Over the last couple of decades, my career has had many twist […]

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MSDN Article – Creating a Windows Phone 8 Company Hub App

July 2, 2013

The July issue of MSDN Magazine has my first contribution to the magazine, Creating a Windows Phone 8 Company Hub App. The online version of it can be found at The article was probably the most involved article that I have written to date. So what’s in the article? Why all kinds of awesomeness […]

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Silverlight 5 Released!

December 9, 2011

The much anticipated release of Silverlight has finally arrived.  I know there has been rumors and speculations, but it ship as promised “by the end of the year”.  I am rather excited about this release, even outside of the new version of PivotViewer.  It comes packed with a ton of new features and addresses most […]

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GiveCamp Houston 2011

January 17, 2011

  So it’s the Monday after our first Houston GiveCamp and I must say, I’m still exhausted. I have to admit, the other organizers and myself were a touch worried about how the weekend would turn out.  Part of us thought that we would be sitting down attempting to handle all of the projects ourselves. […]

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Move to WordPress

May 23, 2010

Well, I’m about 6 months into the blog and decided to migrate to WordPress.  I’ve been looking into this for a while and decided it was better to do it sooner rather than later. Boy was I glad that I decided that.  I’m in the middle of cleaning up the posts that didn’t convert properly […]

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GiveCamp Houston 2010

May 20, 2010

Well we have been talking about it for a while, but there will finally be a GiveCamp event in Houston.  The event will be held between Nov 5 – 7th in the Galleria area. Now if you have never heard of the GiveCamp events, you are missing out.  You can check out the main GiveCamp website […]

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NHDNUG Meeting – Thursday May 20th

May 19, 2010

Join us this Thursday for an evening with Claudio Lassala as he discusses Command design patterns, Lambda Expressions, Extension Methods, fluent interfaces, refactoring, test-driven development, writing elegant code, and more. This session will cover a little bit of many things learned from projects he has worked on. We expect every attendee to learn a few […]

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