slides

A 4-post collection

Sharing Slides Online

We often share slides online. There are several tools that handle this, but none seem to retain all of the intended experience. Why so hard?! The viewer should be able to experience the presentation as it was intended by the author. Click and watch without any loss. For example, many of them do not retain animations. Even if they do retain some animations, some are almost always lost. This is likely because the tools we create them with don't handle them in a consistent manner. I use a lot of subtle transitions, animations, and animated gifs in my presentations - and often these are part of the presentation's experience. Here is a quick comparison of some of the slide sharing...


Fundamentals of Windows 8 XAML/C# Metro Style Apps

This is a Windows 8 XAML/C# Fundamentals presentation I gave at the Spring 2012 DevConnections conference in Las Vegas. It covers some of the key topics you need to know to get started building Windows 8 XAML Metro apps including styling, animations, invoking the Windows Runtime (WinRT), the intrinsic controls, and more that will help prepare you to develop Windows 8 Metro style apps. You can view my other sessions from DevConnections and Orlando Code Camp here: jQuery Fundamentals workshop JsRender Fundamentals: Templating for HTML5 Applications Fundamentals of Windows 8 XAML/C# Metro Style Apps View more of my presentations here. Sample code shown in the presentation can be found here. A large number of samples are available in...


JsRender Fundamentals: Templating for HTML5 Applications

This is a JsRender Fundamentals presentation I gave at the Spring 2012 DevConnections conference in Las Vegas. It covers some of the key topics you need to know to build web applications with JsRender. Learn how JsRender brings a new templating library to HTML5 development that has a code-less tag syntax, high performance, no dependency on jQuery nor a DOM, supports creating custom functions, and uses pure string-based rendering. You can view my other sessions from DevConnections and Orlando Code Camp here: jQuery Fundamentals workshop Whirlwind Tour of Building HTML5 and JavaScript Apps with MVVM and Knockout Fundamentals of Windows 8 XAML/C# Metro Style Apps View more of my presentations here. The demo code can be downloaded from here....


Whirlwind Tour of Building HTML5 and JavaScript Apps with MVVM and Knockout

This is the Whirlwind Tour of Building HTML5 and JavaScript Apps with MVVM and Knockout presentation I gave at the Spring 2012 DevConnections conference in Las Vegas and in Orlando Code Camp (both last week). It covers some of the key topics you need to know to build web applications using the MVVM pattern with JavaScript and jQuery that consume json data, use json objects in Javascript, use declarative binding, using KnockoutJS. You can view my other sessions from DevConnections and Orlando Code Camp here: jQuery Fundamentals workshop JsRender Fundamentals: Templating for HTML5 Applications Fundamentals of Windows 8 XAML/C# Metro Style Apps View more of my presentations here. The demo code can be downloaded from here and here. If...