15 Minutes of SignalR Lightning Talk

Thank you to all who attended my lightning talk on SignalR at CONDG on July 24th, 2014! The demo is based on an original presentation on KnockoutJS that I gave at the same venue two years ago. I updated that demo to the “latest and the greatest” at the time of writing and incorporated the SignalR real-time components for this lightning talk. I enjoyed reworking on the demo and I hope you enjoy the source code, too. Demo source code I highly recommend the official SignalR documentation website at http://www.asp.net/signalr. In addition, @gregsika and I will be presenting a case Continue reading

FANUG Demo and Presentation: Simplifying front-end development with MVVM and Knockout.js

Thank you to everyone who attended my presentation on Knockout.js at FANUG on August 21, 2012. It was great being back in Findlay, a place that is very special to me! I went to college and worked in Findlay for most of my career! Here’s the complete demo and presentation (PowerPoint 2007). You will need Visual Studio 2010 and ASP.NET MVC 3.0 RTM installed to run the demo. Let me know if you have problems opening the solution file. I created the application with Visual Studio 2010 Premium and was able to open it just fine with Visual Web Developer Continue reading

CONDG Demo and Presentation: Simplifying front-end development with MVVM and Knockout.js

Thank you to everyone who attended my presentation on Knockout.js at CONDG on June 28. I have included the demo application as well as the PowerPoint 2007 presentation. You will need Visual Studio 2010 and ASP.NET MVC 3.0 RTM installed to run the demo. Let me know if you have problems opening the solution file. I created the application with Visual Studio 2010 Premium and was able to open it just fine with Visual Web Developer Express 2010.

How to Send Email with WordPress from Yahoo Small Business Hosting

This article describes a solution for configuring WordPress to send email on websites hosted by Yahoo! Small Business. Two wonderful people worked with me in arriving at the long-awaited solution. Perhaps others have already solved the problem. Here’s my contribution to the WordPress community. Continue reading