Monthly Archives: June 2008

2 years and 266 posts later…

Personal, Website, Work
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2 years ago, on a Sunday, I posted my first blog post. Since then so many amazing things happened, partly due to this blog: I got the MVP status, I got a better recognition in my firm for my expert knowledge on some topics (such as WPF, Silverlight, ASP.NET and C#), I started speaking in conferences… One year later, I got a book deal (more on this soon). I met amazing people, and made a lot of new friends in the industry. I went to Redmond a few times and had the chance to talk to some really amazing talents in the software field. More importantly, I really had the feeling that my contributions were acknowledged, and valued. It’s really been 2 amazing years.

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Silverlight 2 beta 2 is live!

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Technical stuff, Work
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Here we go, Silverlight 2 beta 2 can be downloaded and installed! I had the chance to take part to an “insiders” program at Microsoft, and to play with SL2 b2 for a couple of weeks, and it’s a good one. You should switch to b2 as soon as you can!

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Microsoft, you’re kidding me, right??

.NET, Blend, Technical stuff
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You got to be kidding me. What if I want Expression in the US locale, I can’t buy it just because my IP is not in the US? Honestly? You are *that* stupid?

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