Brian Peek

Brian Peek

Microsoft C# MVP, Author and Geek

Areas of Expertise:

  • C#
  • .NET
  • VB
  • XNA
  • GIS
  • ASP.NET
  • Hardware
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing
Brian Peek is a Senior Technical Evangelist at Microsoft, working on the Channel 9 team. Previously a Microsoft MVP in the C# discipline, he has authored numerous articles and projects for the Coding4Fun website and Microsoft conferences. Brian specializes in software development using a variety of Microsoft technologies and platforms. He is also well-versed in hardware projects, graphics and game development. Additionally, he has co-authored the book "Coding4Fun: 10 .NET Programming Projects for Wiimote, YouTube, World of Warcraft, and More" published by O'Reilly, and the book "Debugging ASP.NET" published by New Riders. Brian speaks at conferences around the country and can be reached on Twitter at @BrianPeek or via his blog at <span class="linkification-ext">http://www.brianpeek.com/</span> .

Coding4Fun Coding4Fun
by Dan Fernandez, Brian Peek
November 2008
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $31.99

Brian blogs at:

The state of augmented reality

May 26 2015

Attend O’Reilly’s Solid Conference, June 23–25, in San Francisco. Solid is our conference exploring how the collision of software and hardware is fueling the creation of a software-enhanced, networked physical world. Helen Papagiannis will speak at Solid on June 24. … read more

The state of augmented reality

May 26 2015

Attend O’Reilly’s Solid Conference, June 23–25, in San Francisco. Solid is our conference exploring how the collision of software and hardware is fueling the creation of a software-enhanced, networked physical world. Helen Papagiannis will speak at Solid on June 24. … read more

How to minimize your grad school debt

May 26 2015

This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. If you or a loved one will be headed to graduate school this fall, chances are you are worried about more than dorm survival. Instead, you may be wondering how to avoid six-digit student loan debt. It’s a valid fear — no… read more

Four short links: 26 May 2015

May 26 2015

Introduction to Keyboard Programming — what happens when you press a key. (hint: a lot) Oblique Strategies: Prompts for Programmers — Do it both ways. Very often doing it both ways is faster than analyzing which is best. Now you … read more

Four short links: 26 May 2015

May 26 2015

Introduction to Keyboard Programming — what happens when you press a key. (hint: a lot) Oblique Strategies: Prompts for Programmers — Do it both ways. Very often doing it both ways is faster than analyzing which is best. Now you … read more

"No misleading headline here. Coding4Fun (O'Reilly) by Dan Fernandez and Brian Peek, will actually help wannabe programmers, developers, etc., achieve some meaningful goals with coding languages such as C#, VB, Lua, ASP.NET, WPF, XNA Game Studio, and Popfly."
--William Usher, Blend Games