You can watch the video recording below, or watch/download via http://www.viddler.com/explore/virtualaltnet/videos/155/.
(The video quality is much better if you download to a .wmv file). Click here for download instructions.
The times shown in the headings below refer to the start time in the recording. The little white dots in the video player's status bar are "bookmarks" designating the start of each section.
5:30 - Claudio Lassala - 42goals.com
Claudio's blog post: "Setting and tracking some small goals...":
Claudio has shown off his mad Evernote skillz at previous VBB meetings (https://sites.google.com/site/vbbwiki/main_page/2010-09-02,
https://sites.google.com/site/vbbwiki/main_page/2010-10-07), so people are taking an interest. Here are some helpful links:
Getting Started Guide: http://www.evernote.com/about/support/
Evernote blog: http://blog.evernote.com/
Evernote podcast: http://blog.evernote.com/category/podcast/
VirtualBrownBag.com topic suggestion/voting page:
Justine wondered about how worthwhile online training like http://www.sei.cmu.edu/training/v07.cfm or professional groups like the Society of Women Engineers (http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/) might be.
JB mentioned a talk about "Software Engineering" at the Lone Star Ruby Conference, possibly this one:
MVVM is one of the top vote-getting topics. What specifically do we want to talk about?
Claudio fired up Visual Studio for a Model-View-ViewModel primer.
MSDN magazine article "WPF Apps With The Model-View-ViewModel Design Pattern":
Jeremiah Morrill - "MVVM for Tarded Folks Like Me *or* MVVM and What it Means to Me":
Video: Jason Dolinger on Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
John Papa - Kung Fu Silverlight at PDC 2010: Patterns and Practices with MVVM and RIA Services http://johnpapa.net/silverlight/pdc10kungfu/
"In the Box" MVVM Training:
"In the Box is a high quality, multi-media training that is consumed within Visual Studio 2010. Content is navigated and delivered using a next generation computer based training (CBT) experience, the Visual Studio 2010 Feature Extension."
JB continued his discussion (started at the 10/28 meeting) about how he's using Cucumber to do BDD testing while he develops virtualbrownbag.com (with Ruby/Rails).
"Factory Girl" gem: https://github.com/thoughtbot/factory_girl