Visual Studio Gallery

Microsoft launched yesterday Visual Studio Gallery, a site hosting Visual Studio extensions. Currently, there are over 350 such extension, free or per charge. The extension include macros, add-ins, packages, project templates. A good thing is that anybody can contribute with content to this gallery. There are some very good extensions available in the gallery. You…

Microsoft DreamSpark

Recently Microsoft launched a program called DreamSpark addressed to students from all over the world (though currently the program is available only in 10 countries) that allows them to used for free software created by Microsoft. This includes: development tools: Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition XNA Game Studio 2.0, 12-month…

1st European Silverlight Challenge

INETA Europe in collaboration with Microsoft organized a competition called European Silverlight Challenge, organized on country based, with the winners from each country participating in the European final. It is based on the development of a web component or application using Silverlight for its user interface and with the only condition that it to be…

RO: Intilnire RONUA Timisoara 8 Decembrie 2007

Pe 8 decembrie va avea loc o noua intalnire RONUA in Timisoara. Agenda este urmatoarea: 09:00 – 09:10 – Intro și networking 09:10 – 10:10 – WCF in deep Mihai TĂTĂRAN, H.P.C Consulting Pauză. 10:20 – 11:10 – WPF şi Silverlight Florin Toader, H.P.C Consulting Pauză. 11:20 – 12:20 – WWF Another View Petru JUCOVSCHI,…

Release of Visual Studio 2008

Microsoft announced yesterday that it released VS 2008 to manufacturing. For now, it is only available for MSDN subscribers. The official public release will happen on February 27, 2008 at Los Angeles. You can have an overview of the product here. You can read more about the product on the home page.

Launch of Visual Studio 2008

A couple of days ago, Somasegar has announced that Microsoft is on track to release Visual Studio 2008 before the end of November 2007. On the other hand, the marketing release will take place on Februarie 27, 2008 in Los Angeles, along with Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008. You can read the announcement on…

RO: Concursul Gadget 2007 Romania

In acest sezon de toamna-iarna, Microsoft Romania a pregatit un concurs de gadget-uri pentru Windows Live sau sidebar-ul din Windows Vista. Castigatorilor primelor trei locuri vor primi un televizor LCD Sony Bravia, o consola XBox 360 si respectiv un telefon HTC Touch. Inscrierile se pot face pana pe 31 octombrie, iar votul intre 1 si…

Publish and Win at codexpert.ro

Exactly two months ago Codexpert.ro was launched. Our intention (and when I say ‘our’ I mean me, Ovidiu Cucu and Dragos Cojocari) as founders of the site was to bring together the C++/VC++ programmers from Romania. Among others, the site offers articles on topics such as Windows Programming, Visual C++, MFC, C++, etc. We are encouraging all of…

Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2

Beta 2 for VS 2008 was made available at the end of the last week. It inclues beta releases for standard, professional, team system editions and the MSDN library. It also includes the beta 2 for the .NET Framework 3.5 and a CTP for the Silverlight add-in for VS 2008 that allows you working with Silverlight…

Launch of CODEXPERT main site / Lansare site principal CODEXPERT

Today was launched the main site of Codexpert, the community for Romanian C++ programmers. For now you can check the latest news, what topics are active or unanswered on the forum, navigate to the community’s forum and wiki. In a short time we will start publishing articles, which you can send for now in HTML…