LINQPad: Version 2 and Beyond March 23, 2010
Join Joe Albahari (C# 4.0 in a Nutshell and LINQ Pocket Reference) in an interactive session on the new and upcoming features of LINQPad. We'll demonstrate support for C# 4.0, the new extensibility model and some exciting enhancements to autocompletion...
Webinar: Writing LINQ Queries with LINQPad February 20, 2008
If you missed out on the live O'Reilly webinar, Writing LINQ Queries with LINQPad, you can still learn the ins-and-outs of using LINQPad directly from author Joseph Albahari. LINQPad is the querying tool that's sweeping the .NET world. This is a must...
Webcast: LINQPad - New Features for Entity Framework April 16, 2009
In this webcast, Joseph Albahari will demonstrate some exciting new features that turn LINQPad into an essential tool for writing and performance-tuning Entity Framework queries. We'll see how you can now: Point LINQPad to an Entity Framework ...
Webcast: New and Upcoming Features in LINQPad and C# 5 July 25, 2012
Meet Joe Albahari, creator of LINQPad, for a rare live session. In this webcast presentation Joe will demonstrate new features, invite feedback, and discuss topics such as extensibility, asynchrony and future directions. There will be demos that combine...
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