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  • Maker Geek Roundup 014 for 6/18/2012

    The Maker Geek Roundup aggregates information of interest to makers everywhere. Topics include .NET Micro Framework, Arduino, AVR and other MCUs, CNC, 3d Printing, Robotics, Microsoft Robotics Studio, Electronics, General Maker stuff, and more. If you have something interesting you've done or have run across, or you blog regularly on the topics included here, please send me the URL and ...

  • My Tech Ed US Talk on WPF 4.5

    Last week, at Tech Ed US, I gave a WPF 4.5 overview to a completely packed room. The materials and video links are below. Downloads and Links Video and Downloadable Slides Information on AutoHotKey, the tool I used for snippets. Demo Code (for WPF 4.5 RC) attached below.

  • Using AutoHotkey to make Demos More Awesome (and more reliable)

    My main machine uses what one manager used to call "the monkey keyboard". It's one of those split ergonomic jobs. So, when I go type on a laptop, especially a smaller laptop like my x220, my typing speed and accuracy aren't exactly production-quality. In addition, fast-paced "lap around" demos often require either a bunch of pre-build projects, or a lot of code snippets. There are ton...