Microsoft has just released Windows 8 and VS 2012 for MSDN subscribers

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Microsoft has just released Windows 8 and Visual Studio 2012 for MSDN subscribers! What are you waiting for? If you’ve MSDN subscription, go ahead, be first to download this long awaited release. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/subscriptions/downloads/hh442898.aspx Now with the release of both, Windows 8 and Visual Studio 2012 we can develop Windows 8 apps and upload them to the online store.   Also don’t forget to check the Windows 8 Apps Development Microsoft’s Israeli forum I’m coordinating with two other community members. In this forum I’m sure you will find all the answers for your Windows 8 Apps developments questions, in all...
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Installing SQL Server R2 Management Studio on machine with VS2008 without SP1

Sunday, March 25, 2012

I’ve been trying to install SQL Server R2 Management Studio on my customer site DEV machine I’m working with, and suddenly the I’ve got an annoying message saying that I don’t have VS2008 SP1 installed and the installation failed. Mainly I’m working with  VS2010 only, and I really don’t care about VS2008, especially not in concern with Management Studio… Now I have three options: 1. Uninstall Visual Studio 2008 2. Download and install VS 2008 SP1, which takes decades… 3. Fool installation app to think VS is not installed   Since I really don’t have time to waste, I’ve...
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Windows Phone Jailbreak with Microsoft Approval

Sunday, June 19, 2011

  Those of you who uses ChevronWP7 to "Jailbreak" Windows Phone in order to be able installing Homebrew applications without going through the Market Place, and disappointed about the discontinue of this project, I have great news for you: Yesterday the devs announced that ChevronWP7 Labs would open up soon, with the approval of Redmond, allowing users to load homebrew apps on their handsets. Knowing that, I really appreciate Microsoft about the way they support the community, unlike Apple and Sony who fight the community, discouraging people to do whatever they like with the device they owned. There will be a small...
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Sela SDP 2011 Registration is now Open!

Monday, January 17, 2011

SAVE THE DATE: 13-14.3 Tutorials, 15-16.3 Presentations. Sela College SDP 2011 registration is now open, and I’m leading a one day “Smart Client Applications with WPF, Silverlight, and MVVM” tutorial and one interesting session related to WPF, MEF and MVVM. Sela Developer Practice brings to you the best of Microsoft’s PDC. This is a great opportunity to meet the best of Sela’s experts and to be exposed to the new technologies and products revealed in the last year. This four days conference comprises eight daily tutorials of the following topics: Windows Azure: Introduction, Storage, Roles - Manu Cohen-Yashar ORM Day: Entity Framework in Depth...
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