# Tuesday, December 30, 2008

This week is an interview with Matt Terski, the President and co-founder of Serlio Software, a company that creates Case Complete.   Matt and Larry talk about Use Cases and how they fit into the software development life cycle. You can follow Matt at the Use Case blog.

Show Notes

Ivar Jacobson
Eric Sink's article on Platforms that Larry Mentioned
Download a free 30 day trial of Case Complete (full featured)

Download / Listen to the Show

http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD046.mp3

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# Tuesday, December 23, 2008

This week is an interview with Mario Rodriguez, a program manager on Team Foundation Server about some of the cool new features in Visual Studio Team System 2010.  Angela Binkowski was our special co-host for this episode while Dave Bost is on special assignment in Redmond, WA.

Show Notes

Episode 22 with Ed Glas
Cameron Skinner's Video from PDC (advance to 10:20 in the video)

Download / Listen to the Show

http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD045.mp3

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# Tuesday, December 09, 2008

In this week's interview Larry interviews Eric Willeke, an Architect with Inkubook.  Inkubook is a start-up that allows users to self publish photo books.  Inkubook picked the Silverlight platform to launch their new venture.  Eric recently did a presentation to the Indianapolis .Net User Group (IndyNDA) on their experiences with adopting Silverlight this podcast is a sort of replay of that presentation.  Eric shares the good, bad and ugly of adopting Silverlight 2 before it was in Beta!.

Show Notes

Dan Rigsby's PDC Halloween Costume
LINQ to SQL Performance from Rico Mariani (Part 1 of 5)
Silverlight 2 RTW, or, how Microsoft choked Blog Post by Eric
New Inkubook feature - Calendars
Silverlight Cream - great blog on Silverlight
Silverlight Spy - great tool
ScottGu's Silverlight 3 sneak peek

Download / Listen to the Show

http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD044.mp3

Ways to connect with your hosts:

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

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# Tuesday, December 02, 2008
Darrin Bishop
Darrin Bishop

At MOSSCamp Chicago 2008 Larry interviewed Darrin Bishop, an independent Consultant with the Darrin Bishop Group and a Microsoft MVP on Windows SharePoint Services.  They talk about how a .NET Developer can get started on developing on SharePoint, including how to setup your developer machine for SharePoint Development.

Show Notes
MOSSCamp Project on Codeplex
SharePoint Designer
SharePoint Virtual Hard Drive (evaluation)
Setting up SharePoint on MSDN
Darrin's Laptop rig with external hard drive (picture)
MSDN Developer Conference registration is open
Darrin's recommended tools

Visual Studio Extensions for WSS
Powershell
IE Developer Toolbar
SharePoint Manager 2007 on CodePlex
SharePoint Guidance from P&P
TypeMOCK Isolator for SharePoint Unit Testing

Download / Listen to the Show

http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD043.mp3

Ways to connect with your hosts:

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

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