The latest news, reviews and insight into Visual FoxPro, database design, software development and the technology world from Andrew MacNeill.
Virtual Foxfest 2020
Learn about the new FoxPro conference coming in October - Virtual FoxFest 2020 brings together developers all across the world in three separate days. Today we talk with Doug Hennig, Rick Schummer and Tamar Granor.
Learn more. at http://www.virtualfoxfest.com
Eric Selje - Pick Your Environment Today
In a preview of his 2019 Southwest Fox sessions, Eric Selje compares Visual FoxPro Advanced and X-Sharp, offering his take on how VFP developers can take advantage of these new tools.
Rick Borup: On Git and SQLLite
Rick Borup has been working in the FoxPro community for years. In recent years, he has shown Mercurial as his version control system of choice but at Southwest Fox 2019, he'll be showing how developers can take advantage of Git and SQLLite.
Listen in and see how Rick got involved in the community and also how these tools may make your world a bit easier.
XSharp - What will it mean for you?
A conversation with xSharp project member Robert van Der Hulst about the xSharp project - an open source initiative bringing the xBase language, including VFP, to DotNet.
Tamar Granor - Share Your Knowledge
A wide-ranging discussion with Tamar Granor, one of the organizers of Southwest Fox 2019, about women in tech, different ways of sharing information and how to go from wallflower to presenter. She gives several great reasons to attend, including the ways she has learned new ideas that have become part of her own arsenal of tech tools.
Rick Schummer: How can I use that?
Join us for a discussion with Rick Schummer, one of the Organizer of Southwest Fox as we learn where he started, what and how he's learned to get to where he is and why conferences will make him say "wow - how can I use that?"