Thursday, September 04, 2014 #

Episode 336 - Carson, Babker, and Hurley on Joomla

Joomla is an open source Content Management System (CRM) that allows you to quickly build and update web sites. Mike Carson, Michael Babker, and David Hurley discuss the advantages of Joomla and how to get started building a web site with it.

posted @ Monday, September 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 335 - Bill Fink on Kinect for Windows

Microsoft Technical Evangelist Bill Fink describes some cool things you can do using the Kinect with and without an Xbox.

posted @ Monday, September 15, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 334 - Adam Grocholski on Azure Command-Line Tools

Microsoft Technical Evangelist Adam Grocholski describes how to automate common tasks in Azure using the Command-Line Tools

posted @ Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00 AM

Sunday, July 20, 2014 #

Episode 333 - Rachel Appel on The Challenges of JavaScript

JavaScript contains a number of paradigms and keywords that can confuse unwary developers and lead to subtle bugs. Rachel Appel tells us what to watch for and how to avoid common JavaScript pitfalls.

posted @ Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 332 - Rob Gillen on Security for Developers

Implementing security is difficult, says Rob Gillen, who has some advice for developers trying to secure their applications.

posted @ Monday, August 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 331 - Gaines Kergosien on Self-Marketing for Developers

Gaines Kergosien thinks that developers don't spend enough time marketing themselves and thinking critically about their own worth to their employers and clients. He explains how we can do a better job at this.

posted @ Monday, August 18, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 330 - Eric Potter on ScriptCS and Arduino

Eric Potter shows off the weapon he has created with an Arduino controller and ScriptCS.

posted @ Monday, August 11, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 329 - Sam McClanahan on MakerSpaces and HackerSpaces

Sam McClanahan manages a MakerSpace (also known as a HackerSpace) in Knoxville, TN. He describes the kinds of projects people work on at these places.

posted @ Monday, August 04, 2014 12:00 AM

Saturday, July 19, 2014 #

Episode 328 - Kevin Griffin on MasterMind sessions

Kevin Griffin meets regular with other entrepreneurs to have open conversations known as "Mastermind sessions". In this interview, Kevin describes Mastermind sessions and how they have benefited him.

posted @ Monday, July 28, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 327 - Kevin Hazzard on Technology in Schools

Not long ago, Kevin Hazzard ran for his local school board and won. Now, he helps drive education policy at the state and local level. As a software developer, Kevin has strong opinions about how technology should be taught in schools.

posted @ Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM

Monday, July 07, 2014 #

Episode 326 - Rob Gibbens on Xamarin 3.0

Rob Gibbens of Xamarin University explains significant changes in the recently-released Xamarin 3.0.

posted @ Monday, July 14, 2014 12:00 AM

Saturday, June 28, 2014 #

Episode 325 - Laura Eagin and LeeAnn Drees on Girl Develop It

Lee Ann Drees and Laura Egin are two of the leaders of the Detroit chapter of Girl Develop It, an organization that promotes diversity in the software industry and provides instruction for developers. Lee Ann and Laura discuss the goals of their organization and how they are executing on those goals.

posted @ Monday, July 07, 2014 12:00 AM

Sunday, June 22, 2014 #

Episode 324 - Wolfgang Goerlich on Security Development Lifecycle

Security consultant Wolfgang Goerlich describes Microsoft's Security Development Lifecycle and how he uses this guidance to manage security projects.

posted @ Monday, June 30, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 323 - Bill Wagner and Tony Surma on Humanitarian Toolbox

Bill Wagner and Tony Surma are on the Board of the Humanitarian Toolbox, which manages open source software projects used by emergency response teams during a natural disaster. Bill and Tony describe the project, the software they are working on, and how developers can volunteer to contribute to this project.

posted @ Monday, June 23, 2014 12:00 AM

Saturday, June 14, 2014 #

Episode 322 - Tudor Damian on Application Security Threats

Tudor Damian describes common threats to security that are surprisingly easy to exploit. And what you can do to protect yourself.

posted @ Monday, June 16, 2014 12:00 AM

Friday, June 06, 2014 #

Episode 321 - Peter Leeson on Organizational Change

Peter Leeson describes how to effectively change the culture of an organization in order to improve the quality of your product.

posted @ Monday, June 09, 2014 12:00 AM

Monday, June 02, 2014 #

Episode 320 - Windows Mobile Developer Stories

In June 2014, developers were invited to the //PUBLISH hackathon in downtown Chicago to create apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone. Here are the stories of some the developers who attended.

posted @ Monday, June 02, 2014 10:02 AM

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 #

Episode 319 - Andrew Brust on Excel BI Tools

Andrew Brust describes some of the Business Intelligence tools in Microsoft Excel, including PowerPivot, PowerView, PowerMap, and PowerQuery.

posted @ Monday, May 26, 2014 12:00 AM

Episode 318 - Marcel de Vries on Code UI Tests

Marcel deVries describes Coded UI tests and how he uses them to automate user interaction and improve the quality of his apps.

posted @ Monday, May 19, 2014 12:00 AM

Friday, May 09, 2014 #

Episode 317 - Rockford Developers on Building a Tech Community

User group leaders from Rockord, IL discuss what they are doing to build a vibrant tech community in a medium-sized Midwestern city. This show features the following guests: Michael Hopkins, Jon Weber, John Bird, Kevon Hayes, and Jason Rotello

posted @ Monday, May 12, 2014 12:00 AM

Sunday, May 04, 2014 #

Episode 316 - Michael Collier on How to Think About Azure

Michael Collier has been working with cloud computing and Azure for years. He has watched it evolve and he has some strong opinions about how we should be thinking about this evolving technology.

posted @ Monday, May 05, 2014 12:00 AM

Saturday, April 26, 2014 #

Episode 315 - Lance McCarthy on App Studio

Nokia Ambassador and Teleriker Lance McCarthy describes how to build Windows Phone apps in a browser using App Studio.

posted @ Monday, April 28, 2014 12:00 AM

Thursday, April 17, 2014 #

Episode 314- Adam Jones on Data in Azure

Adam Jones's company - LHP Telematics - writes software to track the location and performance of heavy equipment through an onboard device. Recently, LHP switched to Windows Azure to host and aggregate data collected from this equipment. Adam explains the advantages Azure gave to his business and how they architected their solution.

posted @ Monday, April 21, 2014 12:00 AM

Sunday, April 13, 2014 #

Episode 313 - Hoelting, Boyd, and Japikse on Building Hybrid Apps with Cordova

Ben Hoelting, Eric Boyd, and Phil Japikse discuss their experience building cross-platform mobile apps using tools based on the Cordova engine, such as Telerik AppBuilder.

posted @ Monday, April 14, 2014 12:00 AM

Sunday, April 06, 2014 #

Episode 312 - Miguel Castro on WCF and Web API

Miguel Castro describes the differences between WCF and Web API and suggests some guidelines when you should choose each one. (Hint: It depends)

posted @ Monday, April 07, 2014 12:00 AM

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