Review: Stack Overflow DevDays Boston

So after having a full day of recovery (11 hours in the car within a 36 hour period), I’m back to the grind. I wanted to provide a quick review of what I saw and what I thought of the conference. First, the location within Boston was pretty good since it was right off of I90 in the heart of downtown. There were plenty of things to do within walking distance such as Fenway Park and the original location for Cheers The content was really good. Joel Spolsky gave a really good keynote to kick off the day talking about … Continue reading Review: Stack Overflow DevDays Boston

The Technology Post for June 22nd, 2009

If you are looking to follow this series, be sure to subscribe to my RSS feed at http://feeds.jasongaylord.com/JasonNGaylord or my Twitter account at http://twitter.com/jgaylord. This series can be followed by using the The Technology Post tag. Series Post #32 Other Link Lists Dew Drop – June 22, 2009 – Alvin Ashcraft Dew Dump – June 16, 2009 – Alvin Ashcraft .NET Languages – C# and Visual Basic C# – Overusing var in C# – Brendan Enrick Exception Handling – Logging Error Details with ELMAH – Scott Mitchell (Suggested by Phil Winstanley) IronRuby – IronRuby with WinForms and ADO.NET Data Access … Continue reading The Technology Post for June 22nd, 2009

The Technology Post for June 16th, 2009

If you are looking to follow this series, be sure to subscribe to my RSS feed at http://feeds.jasongaylord.com/JasonNGaylord or my Twitter account at http://twitter.com/jgaylord. This series can be followed by using the The Technology Post tag. Series Post #31 As a reminder, I will not be around really for the remainder of the week. If you don’t get a post from me, don’t be surprised. 🙂 Normal posts will begin again on June 22nd. .NET Languages – C# and Visual Basic ADO.NET – System.Data.OracleClient Update – ADO.NET Team Blog (Suggested by Kevin Dente) Architecture, Design Patterns, and Testing Architecture – … Continue reading The Technology Post for June 16th, 2009