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More FlipBoard Magazines: Azure, XAML, ASP.NET MVC & Web API by dwahlin

In a previous post I introduced two new FlipBoard magazines that I put together including The AngularJS Magazine and The JavaScript & HTML5 Magazine . FlipBoard magazines provide a great way to keep content organized using a magazine-style format...

Getting Started with CSS Media Queries by dwahlin

If you've ever printed a page and noticed that it looks different than the actual page displayed in the browser you've more than likely witnessed a CSS media type in action. By using CSS media types such as "print", backgrounds, navigation bars...

Code and Slides: Getting Started Building Windows 8 HTML/JavaScript Metro Apps by dwahlin

This presentation is from a talk I gave at the spring 2012 DevConnections conference. It covers some of the key topics you need to know to get started building Windows 8 HTML/JavaScript Metro apps including navigation options, UI surfaces that can be...

Call for Speakers – Fall 2012 ClientDev Connections by dwahlin

John Papa and I just sent out a call for abstracts for the upcoming Fall 2012 DevConnections conference to be held in Las Vegas, NV. If you’re interested in presenting on client-side development topics such as HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery (or another...

Creating Metro Style Icons with Metro Studio by dwahlin

I normally don’t post about 3rd part software or giveaways but I’m really impressed with Syncfusion’s new Metro Studio product after downloading it today (registration required). It’s includes 600 free icons and you can easily customize the icons. I don...
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Looking Forward: Single Page Apps, Client-Side Databinding, Entity Change Tracking, and Windows 8 by dwahlin

I had the opportunity to attend the MVP Summit and some other events that were also running up in Redmond, WA for Windows 8 and ASP.NET this past week and if there’s one thing I learned it’s that Microsoft’s developers definitely aren’t sitting around...

Upcoming ASP.NET, HTML5 and Windows 8 Talks and Workshops at DevConnections 2012 by dwahlin

It’s that time of the year again! DevConnections 2012 is right around the corner and we have a lot of great new workshops and sessions planned for the ASP.NET and Client-Dev (HTML5, Windows 8 Metro, JavaScript, jQuery, etc.) tracks. The keynote at DevConnections...

New Pluralsight Course: Introduction to Building Windows 8 Metro Applications by dwahlin

Over the past few months I’ve been working on a new Windows 8 Metro app development course for Pluralsight with my good friend John Papa . We had a lot of fun making the course together and diving into key concepts that you need to know to build XAML...

HTML5, JavaScript, and Windows 8 Metro Talk Slides from DevConnections Las Vegas by dwahlin

  I had a great time at DevConnections Las Vegas this year and really enjoyed hanging out with existing friends as well as making some new friends. Thanks to everyone who attended my workshop and sessions. The slides from the different sessions are...

The Tablet Show - “Resist the Drama” by dwahlin

I had an opportunity to talk with Carl Franklin and Richard Campbell (the .NET Rocks guys ) on their new show called The Tablet Show . It’s always fun talking with them since there’s never a boring moment or lull in the conversation. In this episode we...
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