Visual Studio 2005 Web Application Projects

Okay, I'm pumped. Scott Guthrie posted a blog entry about a new VS 2005 Add-On for Web Application Projects. In short, this add-on will allow you to create ASP.NET 2.0 web applications that compile and run in the way that ASP.NET 1.x web applications did.Your web project will have a... [Read More]

Stopping Spam -- my success story

Jim Holmes blogged about spam a little bit. And I started to post a comment on his blog with how I stay spam-free. The comment quickly turned into a long post, so I've posted it here. I'll comment on his blog providing a link to my success story.About a year... [Read More]

Rubik's Cube

A couple of months ago, a coworker mentioned that he read about a new Rubik's Cube record. Someone solved the Rubik's Cube in 11.13 seconds!I said that I had a cube and that I should bring it into the office, so I did. I also had the instruction booklet for... [Read More]

Seriously, it wasn't a full moon?

I'm not a big believer in the effects of the moon phases, but yesterday I did find myself asking, "is it a full moon today or what?" So I checked the moon phase module that Jess has on the BIG Developer Community website. It wasn't even close to a full... [Read More]

DataGrid ViewState

Okay, I'm sure that at least half the ASP.NET developers that read this will wonder why I'm talking about the ASP.NET DataGrid instead of the new GridView. Well, the project I'm on will be based on ASP.NET 1.1 for some time to come. It's around 650 ASPXs, with a pretty... [Read More]