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ASP.NET AJAX - Sys.Debug.isDebug Javascript Error

After updating to ASP.NET AJAX 1.0 you may get the following Javascript Error (especially for pages making use of animation): “Sys.Debug.IsDebug is null or not an object” or something else about Sys.Debug, depending on your browser of choice. The…

Book Review Designing with Web Standards

Book Review Designing with Web Standards

As a web application developer I tend to spend most my time writing code to make web sites do stuff. I spend a lot of time working with databases and various n-tier layers except for one. I choose to keep my nose (as much as possible) out of the UI…

CodeMash Recap

As I sit down to write this post, ” codemash ” is the number #1 searched term on Technorati . To say our little grassroots, non-denominational, cross-platform/language conference was a success would be an understatement. I wrote “our conference…

CodeMash My Day II

Scott Gu ’s keynote presentation on LINQ was great!  As was his ASP.NET 2.0 Tips and Tricks presentation. Next for me was Dave Donaldson ’s NHibernate presentation. Dave’s presentations are always a pleasure to attend and learning something about…

CodeMash Day 1 Wrapup

Bruce Eckel ’s after lunch keynote speech was great, too. It was all about thinking outside the box, experimenting, and kind of like applying principles from the design world into development. It was very motivating. After that I attended Ben Carey…

Hello from CodeMash

Neal Ford ’s keynote presentation on Domain Specific Languages and Language Oriented Programming was great. Neal is a great speaker and a very smart guy!  In fact, I’m sitting beside him in the speaker’s room right now listening to him shoot the…

Real World Continuous Integration at CINNUG

Joe Wirtley and I will be giving our Real World Continuous Integration with CC.NET, NAnt, NUnit, etc. presentation tomorrow evening at the Cinncinnati .NET Users Group .  Yes, it is the same presentation that we will be giving 3 days later at…

The real reason kids go to school

Friday my daughter relayed something she overheard in the school nurse’s office that day. She went to the nurse because she had scraped her knee a little at recess and needed to get a Band-Aid. While she was getting “treated” a boy came in who she…

WhatIWantMost Adding Sidebar Flair

WhatIWantMost Adding Sidebar Flair

The next pieces of functionality I’m adding to the site are all about flair. I really like a lot of the Community Server “sidebar” items, things like Most Recent Users, Most Active Users, etc. They really build upon the “community” aspect of…

Funny thing showed up in my Google Search History

Funny thing showed up in my Google Search History

I have been searching for “EViL Dave Donaldson”!