Tag Archives: Microsoft

New naming for Windows 8 applications

In the beginning of August there were rumors that Microsoft was going to abandon the name “Metro” for describing the new kind of applications on Windows 8, and that was confusing, because they’ve been using this “Metro” term since they’ve … Continue reading

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Awarded Microsoft MVP for the 4th year in a row!

For the past three years, July 1st has a special meaning to me, and it’s always a day that starts full of expectations and anxiety, which lasts until the moment of receiving the so expected e-mail from Microsoft.

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Awarded Microsoft MVP for the third time!

Since 2009 that July 1st has a special meaning to me, and it’s always a day that starts full of expectations and anxiety, which lasts until the moment of receiving the so expected e-mail from Microsoft.

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[Off-topic] “I’m a Microsoft MVP and I feel great!” (Parody video)

A few years ago Microsoft did a very funny video on what happens when a person is awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP). The video is a joke and it is just meant to be funny.

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Awarded Microsoft MVP for the second time!

Today I was honored by Microsoft with the “Most Valuable Professional” award for the second time in a row, in the ASP .NET category.

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Microsoft TechDays 2010 Portugal in April

Update (2010-04-26): The slides of the sessions I did are already available: Entity Framework 4.0, ASP .NET 4.0 WebForms, e Dependency Injection. From April 20th to 22nd will happen the TechDays 2010, the major technological event organized by Microsoft in … Continue reading

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The perks of being a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) – Part 1

After I received the Microsoft MVP award in the beginning of July this year, I’ve been enjoying some of the perks that are offered by the program.

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I’m a Microsoft ASP .NET MVP!

What started out as a regular day turned into a very special day with a completely unexpected surprise. Today I was honored by Microsoft with the “Most Valuable Professional” award in the ASP .NET category, which marks a fantastic achievement … Continue reading

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