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The Thirsty Developer podcast is hosted by Dave Bost, Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Corporation. Each episode Dave talks with various software developers, software architects and technologists about their passion in the software development industry.

The Thirsty Developer podcast is hosted by Dave Bost, Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Corporation. Each episode Dave talks with various software developers, software architects and technologists about their passion in the software development industry.
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The Thirsty Developer podcast is hosted by Dave Bost, Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Corporation. Each episode Dave talks with various software developers, software architects and technologists about their passion in the software development industry.

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English


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#69 – Web Services with Scott Seely

7/22/2009
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This week we are please to bring you an interview with Scott Seely (@sseely), who works as a developer / architect at Myspace. We talk with Scott about some of the advanced features of WCF and where services are headed in the future. ”Blind search” comparison tool that Scott Mentioned Scott's recent Book: Effective REST Services via .NET: For .NET Framework 3.5 Internet Identity Workshop http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD069.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at...

Duration:00:42:18

#68 - Scraping the web

7/16/2009
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This week we are please to bring you an interview with Andy Theimer (@atheimer), who works for the startup company Lansare and on a side project called Recipe Bridge that aggregates content from across the internet. Milwaukee’s Technology Innovation Center Microsoft Bizspark for startups Sitemaps definition Bing Webmaster Tools RecipeBook XML Microformats hRecipe Definition http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD068.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at...

Duration:00:39:27

#67 - Open Spaces and unmeetings

6/29/2009
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This week we are please to bring you an interview with Doc List. We talk with Doc about Open Spaces and applying those principles to the corporate environment. Harrison Owen’s Open Space Technology: A User's Guide Larry’s blog post on applying Open Spaces at work http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD067.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:29:00

#66 - HAML with a side of SASS

6/25/2009
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This week we are please to bring you an interview with Dan Nawara (@dnawara) a front end designer about the HAML and SASS technologies. The first part of the interview was recorded at Bombacigno's J & C Inn in Chicago, IL; one of Dan’s favorite restaurants (until we got kicked out). Official HAML Site nHAML (.NET version of HAML) SASS (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) Tenplate (Dan’s framework) source code on Github The HAML Wikipedia page has an HTML / HAML...

Duration:00:38:44

#65 – SOLID as a rock

6/17/2009
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This week we are please to bring you an interview with Derik Whittaker. Derik talks with us about the SOLID principles and other coding practices. Dimecasts – Derik (and his friends) series of screencasts Three of Derik’s favorite tools: Resharper, Reflector and SQL Prompt Scott Hanselman’s interview with Uncle Bob on SOLID Uncle Bob on Stackoverflow Podcast (including apology) Original Whitepaper on SOILD Ted Patison’s Programming Distributed Applications With Com & Microsoft Visual...

Duration:00:37:59

#64 - More on Powershell

6/1/2009
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This week we bring back Steve Murawski (@StevenMurawski) to continue our conversation on Powershell. We had a request to shorten our episode titles so they are better seen on devices. Love it? Hate it? Let us know! Scripting Games brought to you by powershellcommunity.org and poshcode.org Powershell Templates for Visual Studio Script Center PowerShell SDK Documentation (The SDK is part of the Windows SDK) PowerShell Programmer's Guide (MSDN) PowerGUI PowerShell Plus Sapien's...

Duration:00:56:24

The Thirsty Developer 63: F# with the Nomadic Developer

5/26/2009
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This week we have an interview with Aaron Erickson (@AaronErickson), a C# MVP. Aaron talks with us about F#. Aaron’s book “The Nomadic Developer” Monte Carlo Simulations ”Expert F#“ by Don Syme "Foundations of F#" by Robert Pickering ”F# for Scientist” by Jon Harrop Milwaukee area’s Geek Book Club http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD063.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:36:40

The Thirsty Developer 62: Website Scalability

5/11/2009
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This week we have an interview with Mike Tai and Matt Stratton of apartments.com. Mike and Matt share with us some of the things that make their website (which gets over 4 million unique visitors a month) scale. http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD062.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:42:00

The Thirsty Developer 61: I got nothing!

5/5/2009
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This week we have a special episode where Larry interviews Dave about his recent work on project MEBA. They also talk about the availability of Windows7 RC and the upgrade process. Chicago Code Camp Indy Code Camp Fox Valley Day of .NET Jim Holmes’ post on unit testing by MS Evangelists Jack Greenfield’s blog UMM http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD061.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:51:31

The Thirsty Developer 60: SQL Server 2008 for developers

4/27/2009
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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/. Books online sparse columns guidelines (% null): http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc280604.aspx Migrating to SQL Server 2008 (podcast):...

Duration:00:40:26

The Thirsty Developer 59: jQuery

4/20/2009
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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. ASP.NET AJAX John Resig – creator of jQuery Pro JavaScript Techniques by John Resig cssQuery Project Learning...

Duration:00:48:17

The Thirsty Developer 58: Applying SOA

4/14/2009
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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. http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD058.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:10:22

The Thirsty Developer 57: WPF and Stream Oriented Computing

4/7/2009
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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.. MSDN Magazine Article on M-V-VM Pattern Martin Fowler’s Presentation Model Mike Brown’s Flow (early Beta) http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD057.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:32:12

The Thirsty Developer 56: Quick Basic Gorillas

3/24/2009
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This week we talk about the future of managed languages with Mark Strawmyer, a Microsoft MVP in the C# language. Before we dive into the future of languages, Mark and Larry talk about the past, including a trip down memory lane to discuss Visual Basic with and without line numbers. After the interview Dave and Larry catch up and talk about their first and next programming languages. Qbasic Gorillas Wikipedia Page (includes links to a Flash version of the game) Unemployed...

Duration:00:55:00

The Thirsty Developer 55: RESTifarian

3/17/2009
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This week we talk about REST (Representational state transfer) style web services with Dan Rigsby, a Microsoft MVP specializing in connected systems (WCF and related technologies). Original Definition of REST (from Roy Fielding’s dissertation) REST Starter Kit – Preview 2 (Just released!) JSON Definition (Wikipedia) http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD055.mp3 Thirsty Developer has a twitter feed, friend us at http://twitter.com/thirstyd

Duration:00:41:07

The Thirsty Developer 54: Powershell

3/9/2009
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This week we have an interview with Steven Murawski (@stevenmurawski) an IT Specialist (or IT Pro) who is a PowerShell Enthusiast. He is also the co-host of the Mind Of Root podcast. PowerShell Home Page - http://www.microsoft.com/powershell Polymon - http://www.codeplex.com/polymon PowerShell Team Blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/PowerShell/ PowerGUI - http://www.powergui.org/index.jspa Admin Script Editor - http://www.adminscripteditor.com/ PrimalScript -...

Duration:00:36:34

The Thirsty Developer 53: Migrating to SQL Server 2008

3/2/2009
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George Huey This week we have an interview with George Huey, an Architect Evangelist with Microsoft Corporation. George has been helping customer migrate their application databases from SQL Server 2000 and 2005 to Microsoft SQL Server 2008. SQL Server Upgrade Assistant SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Technical Reference Guide http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD053.mp3

Duration:00:35:24

The Thirsty Developer 52: XAML Ninja

2/16/2009
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This week Dave and Larry interview Erik Klimczak, the creative director of Clarity Consulting, who is also known as the XAML Ninja. We talk with Erik about developing touch based applications for Microsoft Surface and Windows 7 and then talk about the XAML stack. Thirsty Developer 36 – where Erik got his nickname Thirsty Developer 49- featuring Twitterlight an Eric Klimczak designed user interface Microsoft Surface Windows 7 PDC 2008 Session “Developing for Microsoft Surface” HP...

Duration:00:38:00

The Thirsty Developer 51: Dangling Links

2/10/2009
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Note: This podcast was re-published on February 17th, 2009 after an error removed it from the website and feed. It had nothing to do with Ed swearing on the podcast. :-) This week Dave and Larry interview Ed Thomson, a software developer with Teamprise. Teamprise creates cross platform clients for Microsoft’s Team Foundation Server. Teamprise’s parent company is Sourcegear Eric Sink founded sourcegear and he is not a legend http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD051.mp3

Duration:00:36:57

The Thirsty Developer 50: Building on Azure

2/2/2009
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This week Dave and Larry interview Paddy, one of the co-founders of Cumulux, a company developing applications targeting the Azure Services Platform. Azure Services Platform Site Live Service Developer Site Cloud Connection (cumulux blog) http://shows.thirstydeveloper.com/TD050.mp3

Duration:00:34:57