One of the things I did during my break from blogging was to start creating content for Pluralsight
. Is there anyone who hasn't heard of Pluralsight? An amazing group of people who want to help everyone learn how to develop on Microsoft platforms. They offer in-classroom training and also a rapidly growing online collection of videos and tutorials called Pluralsight On-Demand!
that lets you learn what you want on the spot. Rather than just "here's a one hour video on topic X" it's all set up with searches and indexes to take you straight to the piece you want when you're in a searchy mood. It's really nicely done.
Pluralsight is a very MVP-positive group (and RD-positive too, though we're rarer) and has more than a few MVPs on the technical and management team. During the MVP Summit they announced
that all MVPs and RDs get a free standard subscription to the entire Pluralsight On-Demand!
library. That's a heck of a deal and if you're eligible, you should sign up now.
I have one how-to reference video
published at the moment, on taskbar overlays (icons and progress bars) in Windows 7 with Code Pack. There will be more