A friend of mine is teaching a class at the UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley and has invited me to give an overview of .NET and some of the cool things it can do.Â I think I’ll demonstrate web services by writing a small WinForms client that displays DVD movie covers using Amazon’s web services.Â Should be a hoot!
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Well, it was only a matter of time… I’ve yet to download and run this, but I can’t wait. They even extended it and added a heads-up radar (similar to Halo). Vertigo Software has released an open source port of id Software’s popular Quake II game using Microsoft Visual C++ .NET 2003.Â Download here, read the whitepaper here.Â Things will be really cool when the same managed executable can run unmodified using Mono on Linux.