RIA Services EF Code First Support

You’ve been asking for it for what seems like forever now, and as of today, it’s available.  That’s right, WCF RIA Services now supports EntityFramework Code First!  Varun Puranik developed the feature, and he has blogged about it, including some very useful Code Snippets.  I recommend going to read his... [Read More]

All things lead to Philosophy

Today’s XKCD comic had the following ALT text: Wikipedia trivia: if you take any article, click on the first link in the article text not in parentheses or italics, and then repeat, you will eventually end up at "Philosophy". I felt compelled to put this to the test with a... [Read More]

Google Scribe wrote this post

I saw mention of Google Scribe the other day.  If you open it up in Chrome, it has a feature for reading your mind.  Okay, it’s just word completion.  While I can usually type a word out faster than I can read what auto-completion is providing me, break my stride,... [Read More]

RIA/JS - jQuery client for WCF RIA Services

Today at MIX11, Brad Olenick announced RIA/JS, a jQuery client for WCF RIA Services.  This is an early preview that we want to get your feedback on.  Long before WCF RIA Services V1.0 was released, we started talking RIA Services support for AJAX; in fact, you can see the item... [Read More]