Monthly Archives: August 2008

Preorder my Silverlight book on Amazon

.NET, Blend, Personal, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work
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Wow. That’s an incredible feeling, seeing my name on Amazon :) The book is in pre-order!! I’d better get back to editing it then :)

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Sams Teach Yourself Silverlight in 24 Hours, Table of Contents

.NET, Blend, Silverlight, Silverlight 2 Unleashed, Technical stuff, Work
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I’ve been working since September 2007 (more or less) on an upcoming Silverlight book titled “Teach Yourself Silverlight in 24 Hours” at Sams. This book will be aimed at beginners with the technology (and maybe even beginners in programming). The reader is walked (with a lot of code samples and step-by-step examples) through most features of this amazing technology. The book has 24 chapters, each of them taking more or less (maybe rather a little more than a little less, to be honest :)) one hour to read. There are really tons of demos and cool examples, and so far the feedback I got has been really great.

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Joining IdentityMine (and leaving Siemens)

IdentityMine, Personal, Silverlight, Technical stuff, WPF
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These last months have been amongst the most intensive I have ever been in my life. Since my last blog post, I have been extremely busy finishing writing my Silverlight book and starting the editing work. It is well underway, and we will publish later this year. It is a very exciting time for me to see that book shaping up after almost a year of work on it. Yes I will be happy to see the finished, paper-printed work!!

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