September is the calm before he crazy community calendar in October. Heartland Developer Conference, Sep. 7-9 My first trip to Omaha, and I'm looking forward to a big steak dinner. I'm presenting two talks at HDC:
HTML5: Retrospective, Perspective, and Precognition In this lighthearted keynote, Rich Dudley looks back on the history of HTML and the World Wide Web, where we are with today's technologies, and what the future holds for us as web developers.
NoDeNUG, Sep 28 I'm travelling to Wilmington, DE to present to NoDeNUG. This is a stop on my way to NYC for the NYC Code Camp on Oct 1. At NoDeNUG, I'm talking about:
Connecting WP7 and Azure with WCF Windows Phone 7 and Azure are hot topics this year, and the two together is a winning combination. In this session, we'll have a short overview of Azure and WCF, then look at the free tools and guidelines used to build applications for WP7 (you don't even need a phone to get started). We'll then dig in and create a Windows Phone 7 application which utilizes data stored in SQL Azure and accessed via WCF web services. By the end of this session, we'll have an understanding of how to build a cloud-backed WP7 app, and be familiar with the resources to do so.