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Book Review: Pro WPF and Silverlight MVVM: Effective Application Development with Model-View-ViewModel

Pro WPF and Silverlight MVVM: Effective Application Development with Model-View-ViewModel by Gary Hall  The book is well written, easy to read and informative. While some technology books can be so in-depth and written so technically as to make them unreadable, … Continue reading

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Bing Image Download

Microsoft’s Bing has some amazing images as backgrounds; however, if you want to use them as background images for your Windows Desktop you must go through the tedious process of opening your browser and saving the image as a background … Continue reading

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Work-Life Balance

Posted on J.D. Meier’s blog, this is a great example of how maintaining a work-life balance makes a team more effective and how the traditional expectation of heroic efforts by bleary-eyed, overworked developers do more to hurt the project, and organization, than … Continue reading

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