.NET Bytes

The podcast bringing you the news about .NET, C#, Visual Studio, and everything in between, from Redmond and around the world.

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Calvin A. Allen

Calvin A. Allen

Calvin is a C# / .NET software engineer for New Relic, Inc., working on CodeStream. He is a Microsoft MVP in Developer Technologies, host of the .NET Bytes podcast, occasional live streamer on Twitch, video creator on YouTube, a GitKraken Ambassador, and social media assistant for the yearly C# Advent.

Creating and maintaining software is his passion, and he takes a lot of pride in his work. He likes to keep up to date on the latest developments in the industry and tries to play a role in the community as much as he can.

Outside of the office, he’s likely spending time with his wife and daughter or woodworking in his garage (and perhaps posting about it on Instagram and Facebook or videoing it for his other YouTube channel).

Matthew D. Groves

Matthew D. Groves

Matthew D. Groves is a guy who loves to code. It doesn’t matter if it’s “enterprisey” C# apps, cool jQuery stuff, contributing to OSS, or rolling up his sleeves to dig into some PHP. He has been coding professionally ever since he wrote a QuickBASIC point-of-sale app for his parent’s pizza shop back in the 90s.

He currently works as a Developer Advocate for Couchbase, and loves spending time with his wife and 2 kids, watching the Cincinnati Reds, and getting involved in the developer community. He has a BS in Computer Science, an MBA, and has experience in education, consulting, product development, and developer advocacy/evangelism. He is a Microsoft MVP.

Skye Hoefling

Skye is a Lead Software Engineer for FileOnQ and works on mobile apps for Government, First Responders, and More using Xamarin and .NET Technologies. She has been using .NET and Microsoft Technologies since 2006 and has a Bachelor of Science from Rochester Institute of Technology in Game Design and Development. Prior to FileOnQ, Skye was an independent consultant running her own software business, she has a background in Enterprise Software building custom web portals for large corporations as well as small projects used by general consumers. She is an active Open Source contributor, a Microsoft MVP in Developer Technologies, a .NET Foundation Member and a DNN MVP. Her software development blog where you will find a wide range of blogs from Xamarin to .NET.

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The opinions expressed on this blog represent those of Calvin, Matt and Skye alone, and this blog is not affiliated with Couchbase, Heuristic Solutions, Star Leasing, New Relic, FileOnQ, PostSharp, Microsoft, or anyone else of any importance.

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