Minh T. Nguyen's Blog

Minh T. Nguyen's Professional Blog on .NET/Silverlight development

Leaving Microsoft in Silicon Valley, joining Demand Media in Santa Monica

After having worked for almost 4 years for Microsoft, I’ve decided to let go. Some people think it’s...

Author: minguyen Date: 02/19/2009

Download:StoryShare_2009_01_11.zip (4 MB)PowerPoint:StoryShare.ppt (1 MB) See it live:...

Author: minguyen Date: 01/21/2009

Minh T. Nguyen's Mandelbrot Explorer 1.0 in Silverlight 2.0 with source code

Minh T. Nguyen's Mandelbrot Explorer is an application that allows you to zoom into the Mandelbrot...

Author: minguyen Date: 12/03/2008

Speaking at UC Berkeley on September 30th on the computer science major

What: Minh T. Nguyen, a Cal Alumnus and Senior Software Design Engineer with Microsoft Mediaroom,...

Author: minguyen Date: 09/27/2008

Photosynth of Osaka Castle in Osaka, Japan and interior of Saint Peter’s Basilica in Rome, Italy

About two years ago, Microsoft showed a preview of Photosynth at the internal company meeting event,...

Author: minguyen Date: 09/16/2008

Casting/converting generic List of a certain type into a List of another type in C#

Here’s an easy way to convert a generic List of a specific type to a List of another type....

Author: minguyen Date: 06/25/2008

Windows Vista Vietnamese Language Interface Pack

Microsoft released the Windows Vista Vietnamese Language Interface Pack (LIP) last month, and I...

Author: minguyen Date: 12/19/2007

Minh T. Nguyen's Mandelbrot Explorer in Silverlight 1.1

Update: Please refer to this new post for an updated version of this application (including source...

Author: minguyen Date: 11/06/2007

What I work on - Microsoft Mediaroom

Whenever people ask me what I work on at Microsoft, it always takes some time explaining. I joined...

Author: minguyen Date: 07/07/2007

Minh T. Nguyen's Sudoku3D in XAML

I’ve already played with XAML almost a year ago when it was still in the early stages, but over my...

Author: minguyen Date: 02/06/2007

Random Updates for December 2006

Bill Gates - Last month Bill Gates came down and visited our campus. I was sitting pretty much in...

Author: minguyen Date: 12/22/2006

Minh's Stupid PhotoResizer 1.3 now supports EXIF meta-data tags

I've updated my stupid PhotoResizer program today to support EXIF meta-data tags, so that digital...

Author: minguyen Date: 08/24/2006

Free PDF-download of my book “Visual Studio .NET Tips and Tricks” on InfoQ.com

Starting today, a non-printable PDF version of my book “Visual Studio .NET Tips and Tricks” is...

Author: minguyen Date: 06/08/2006

Presenting Microsoft TV at UC Berkeley Technology Expo 2006 next week

I’ll be joining a few other Microsoft Berkeley alumni to present some of our work at the UC Berkeley...

Author: minguyen Date: 03/11/2006

Minh's Stupid PhotoResizer Version 1.2

This is long overdue, but I've finally updated my stupid PhotoResizer program with the two requests...

Author: minguyen Date: 03/08/2006

XAML: What ever happened to the <Window.Storyboards> tag?

There has been a recent change in the Windows Presentation Foundation in regards to Storyboards (at...

Author: minguyen Date: 01/26/2006

Introducing Minh T. Nguyen's Professional Blog

Howdy, My name is Minh T. Nguyen, and I am a Software Design Engineer at Microsoft at the Silicon...

Author: minguyen Date: 01/25/2006