Update: Fixed the link to Scott Hanselman’s post -thanks to David for letting me know in the comments


  • Silverlight 5 Toolkit – September 2011 Released – Kunal Chowdhury highlights the release of the first version of the Silverlight 5 Toolkit which targets the Silverlight 5 Release Candidate release. The toolkit offers a number of components over 4 bands of ‘quality’ ranging from ‘Experimental’ to ‘Mature / SDK’



  • FREE DDD North Geek Dinner Sponsored by Devexpress – Andrew Westgarth reveals the plans for the DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper North Geek Dinner to be held at the Sunderland Stadium of Light after the event. The Geek Dinner is kindly being supported by DevExpress resulting in the dinner being free for 120 people.