# Saturday, 23 August 2008

In this show Dave and Larry sat down with Ka Wai Cheung from We are Mammoth (blog) in downtown Chicago to talk about Software Factories.  Dave and Larry first met Ka Wai at the Riapalooza event in Chicago at the end of May.

Download / Listen to the Show

http://thirstydeveloper.com/shows/TD032-SoftwareFactories.mp3

Blogs you should know

No blogs this week!

Ways to connect with your hosts:

Dave Bost: Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag
Larry Clarkin: Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag
Brian Gorbett: Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag

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# Saturday, 16 August 2008

In this show Larry sat down with Jeffrey Palermo at his recent visit to the Wisconsin .NET User Group.  Jeffery is a Microsoft MVP, CTO of Headspring and the organizer of the world famous "Party with Palermo".  They discuss design patterns and Jeffrey's upcoming book.  During the interview they change roles and Jeffrey asks Larry some questions about how he came to Microsoft, the role of an evangelist and Larry's recent series of blog posts Architecture By Baseball.

Download / Listen to the Show

http://thirstydeveloper.com/Shows/TD031-PatternswithPalermo.mp3

Blogs you should know

Larry's pick: Chris Woodruff's CloudSocket Blog and his Deep Fried Bytes Podcast
Brian's pick:
JD Meier's Blog

Ways to connect with Brian and Larry:

Brian's Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag
Larry's Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag

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# Saturday, 09 August 2008

In this show we have a guest interviewer and co-host: Brian Gorbett is a Developer Evangelist for Microsoft DPE based out of Chicago and a new teammate of Dave and Larry's.  Brian is filling in for Dave while he is on vacation and will be a new contributor to the Thirsty Developer.  Brian recently attended an Internal Microsoft conference, called Techready.  While at the conference he recorded a couple of great interviews:

Scott Guthrie - ScottGu tells us about .NET 3.5 and Visual Studio 2008 SP1 and answers some concerns about the upcoming MVC Framework and how it will and will not effect traditional web forms development.  He also lets us know why his blog has been do quiet lately.

Mark Hindsbo - Mark is the general manager of Microsoft Developer and Platform Evangelism.  He and Brian talk about DPEs role and shares his outlook on development and Microsoft's vision for software and services.

Download / Listen to the Show

http://thirstydeveloper.com/Shows/TD030-Techreadytalk.mp3

Blogs you should know

Larry's pick: Scripting News by Dave Winer
Brian's pick:
John Nack on Adobe

Ways to connect with Brian and Larry:

Brian's Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag
Larry's Blog, Twitter Feed, Facebook Profile, GamerTag

Upcoming Halo 3 online "Frag Fest"

Meet the Thirsty Developer hosts in an online Halo 3 match.  Friend us on XBOX Live and join us on Saturday August 9th at about 9:00 PM Central Time.

posted on Saturday, 09 August 2008 21:56:20 UTC  #    Comments [1]