Congratulations to all the New and Renewed MVPs


  • dotTrace 4 Performance Beta 3 – JetBrains announces their 3rd beta release of dotTrace 4. There are no new features in this beta over the previous beta, however the performance and stability has been improved. If you try the beta, and find a problem, be sure to report the issue to help them build a better product.



  • May The Silverlight 4s Be With You with Richard Costall &How To Manage Your Manager with Mark Rendle – The DotNetDevNet Usergroup are hosting Richard Costall speaking about Silverlight 4 this coming Monday (5th July) at 6:30pm at their usual University of the West Of England venue near Bristol. On September 14th DotNetDevNet have Mark Rendle talking on the subject of making the most of your manager
  • Would you like to write for the UK MSDN Flash? – Mike Ormond, Editor of the UK MSDN Flash news letter (amongst other things) is on the look out for feature articles for inclusion in the news letter. Articles will need to be loosely Microsoft Development related, and should be around 500 words. If you are interested in contribution get in touch with Mike.