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Techies.ae session notes Techies Before Brunch Update

The first of a new format #TBBU. and a new location for meeting invites, we will not ditch the EventBrite, but Lanyrd is the one that Microsoft has indicated a a good place to create the meetings, as presenters are … Continue reading

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Techies.ae session Notes Open Coffee

Techies have met at Caribou Coffee Times Square Center on April 18th 2012. Discussions were all over the IT-stack. A few hi-lights: Zubair demonstrated his Open Source Pet Project RSS Reader, Downloaded it, demonstrated it, took it through a few … Continue reading

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Techies.ae session Notes Open Coffee

OK, OK a bit later than usual, at least it’s in before the next Open Coffee comes around…. Good in-depth conversation on Entity Framework, performance metrics and performing of execution POCO first and Database First Entity Framework implementations. Still drilling … Continue reading

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Techies.ae session notes Deep Dive Prepare for Tech-Ed ME 2011

Thank you, all attendees, for making a good night Great! Talk was in-depth to the point and I think we all left wiser than when we stepped in. that’s not just great that is excellent attainment of the goal of … Continue reading

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Techies.ae session Notes Open Coffee

As per request we have had a special Open Coffee this week. Thanks to Starbucks to let us use their first floor, and the Jazz music was at acceptable levels this time! Discussion was broad as always on an Open … Continue reading

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Office 2010 RTM

Techies, Just read the blog post that Office 2010 was announced and giving you a heads up on it: Our Volume License customers with active Software Assurance (SA) on these products will be one of the first to receive the … Continue reading

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Techies.ae news from our sponsor O’Reilly

To All User Group Members: Josette Garcia sent me the following text for all of you to enjoy the benefits of having O’Reilly sponsoring the user group. Welcome Good news 1!When you purchased a printed book on O’Reilly using your … Continue reading

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Techies.ae Silverlight 3 Deep Dive Event notes.

Sunday January 10 2010 I knew for sure the event “Silverlight 3 Deep Dive Do’s and Don’ts”by Infusion’s Stephen Kennedy could take place this week and Infusion was able to host it for Techies.ae so I immediately started distributing information … Continue reading

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Office 2010 beta User Group Meeting

A night to cover most of what will come from a information worker perspective. No code and no nonsense. We saw the availability of 64 bit office platform on client side computers. All of office comes in 64 bit variants … Continue reading

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Reposting from Microsoft: getting more from PowerShell version 2

Helping the techies IT-pro folks among us a little with very targeted content to get the job done quicker and repeatedly. Showcasing Windows PowerShell PowerShell Means “Powerful Automation”!Announcing a new webcast series for both Developers and IT-Pro’s. PowerShell is a … Continue reading

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