Getting Started with Windows Store App development

by Zach Moore on December 1, 2013

Wednesday December 11, 2013, 6:00 PM

Covers the basics of the following topics:
  1. Windows Store App Project and Conventions Overview
  2. XAML UI
  3. App Pages
  4. App Events
  5. App Resources
  6. App Styling
  7. App Lifecycle and State: Real and Simulated
  8. App Navigation, Layout, and Views
  9. App Data


Unit Testing Web Development

by Mark Michaelis on September 21, 2013

Wednesday October 09, 2013, 6:00 PM

When it comes to testing, Web Development is fraught with challenges whether it be from variations in browser behavior, the lack of compilation on JavaScript, or the traditional coupling between the UI and the code. In this session we walk through the complexities surrounding the testing of web projects and cover how to overcome these. This includes leveraging everything from source code analysis and JavaScript unit testing to UI and performance testing. Don’t miss this session to learn a multitude ways to significantly improve the quality of your web development.


Intro to Apps for SharePoint 2013

April 3, 2013

Wednesday April 10, 2013, 6:00 PM With the release of SharePoint 2013, a new model for SharePoint 2013 development has also arrived. Please join us for an introduction to this new development model which will lay the groundwork for future meetings. This will be co-presented by Mark Michaelis and Michael Stokesbary

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Developing Apps for Office 2013

February 14, 2013

Wednesday February 27, 2013, 6:00 PM Office 2013 supports an entirely new type of application – Apps for Office 2013 – that leverages JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS. In this session we introduce the new App for Office 2013 development platform outlining both the types of applications that can be built and the details around how […]

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Hands-On with TypeScript

December 3, 2012

Wednesday December 5, 2012, 6:00 PM “Typescript is a language for application-scale JavaScript development. TypeScript is a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles to plain JavaScript.” Join us for this hands on session on TypeScript – working through simple examples to understand what all the fuss is about and how to leverage it within your […]

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Visual Studio 2012 Launch

October 9, 2012

Join @IntelliTect and @Microsoft for the Visual Studio 2012 Launch- Spokane! Wednesday, October 17th Starting at 6 pm Center Place Regional Event Center Spokane Valley, WA For more event details and registration go to Visual Studio 2012 includes a host of new tools and enhancements that streamline software development across the application life cycle. It is the tool that […]

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No User Group for September

September 10, 2012

Due to schedule conflicts, there will be no user group this month. Look for an update coming out for the October meeting, though. Sug Admins

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Ninject! Open Source Dependency Injector for .NET

August 3, 2012

Wednesday August 8, 2012, 6:00 PM This session will cover Ninject – an open source dependency injection (DI) and inversion of control (IoC) framework. We will cover how it works, its usages, patterns, and role in building loosely coupled applications.

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Beginning PowerShell for Developers

July 8, 2012

Wednesday July 25, 2012, 6:00 PM Are you a .NET developer with vast years of experience with the .NET API but still stuck writing command line scripts as batch files? Are you frustrated by your inability to leverage .NET without defining a class library and executing the compile to create a simple executable? Attend this […]

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Reacting with ReactiveUI

June 14, 2012

Wednesday June 20, 2012, 6:00 PM In this session we will cover the many aspects of Reactive Extensions and ReactiveUI.  We will look at eventing in a whole new light, allowing us to react to events more easily using fluent LINQ.  We will cover the Observable pattern and how it is the primary cog in […]

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