# Monday, 27 April 2009

This week we have an interview an interview with Chuck Heinzelman, a SQL Server MVP.  Chuck is a Database Administrator who has been working with some of the new development oriented features of SQL Server 2008.  Chuck blogs at: http://devplanet.com/blogs/memydatabaseandi/.

Show Notes

Books online sparse columns guidelines (% null): http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc280604.aspx
Migrating to SQL Server 2008 (podcast): http://thirstydeveloper.com/2009/03/02/TheThirstyDeveloper53MigratingToSQLServer2008.aspx

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# Monday, 20 April 2009

This week we have an interview an interview with Brennan Stehling a developer and author from Milwaukee, WI.  Brennan and Larry talk about jQuery.  Brennan blogs at http://brennan.offwhite.net/blog/.

After the interview Larry talks about with Dave about his finishing up on his special assignment in Redmond.  Larry then asks Dave which technology he leans towards: AJAX or RIA.

Show Notes

ASP.NET AJAX
John Resig – creator of jQuery
Pro JavaScript Techniques by John Resig
cssQuery Project
Learning jQuery by Jonathan Chaffer
Javascript the good parts by Douglas Crockford
Running JSLINT from within Visual Studio
jQuery in Action by Bear Bibeault

A Website you should know

Dave’s pick: Clemens Vaster’s Blog
Larry’s pick: W3C Validator for HTML and CSS

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http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD059.mp3

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# Tuesday, 14 April 2009

This week we have an interview with Chris Deweese, a software architect with REJIS about how they have applied SOA concepts and technology.  Chris also discusses some of the issues that they have had with SOA.  Our guest interview this week is Clint Edmondson, an architect evangelist based out of St Louis, MO.

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http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD058.mp3

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# Tuesday, 07 April 2009

This week we talk with Mike Browne, an MVP on Windows Client Technologies about Windows Presentation Foundation. We also spend some time talking about Stream Oriented Computing and  a WPF application that he built called flow..

Show Notes

MSDN Magazine Article on M-V-VM Pattern
Martin Fowler’s Presentation Model
Mike Brown’s Flow (early Beta)

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