Chris Pietschmann

husband, father, hacker, entrepreneur, futurist, innovator, autodidact


VEToolkit - Virtual Earth Toolkit v6.2.012509.1053 Released!

This is the first official release of the Virtual Earth Toolkit. The toolkit is by no means complete, but this is a "stable" collection of the Controls, Extenders and Methods that have been implemented thus far. Project: Download the Release: What is the Virtual Earth Toolkit? The Virtual Earth Toolkit is a set of JavaScript-based Controls/Tools that Extend Virtual Earth with... [More]

VEToolkit: Virtual Earth Toolkit Open Source Project

A couple weeks ago I started the new VEToolkit (Virtual Earth Toolkit) Open Source project. This project spawns out of the need for more helpers to make Virtual Earth Map development much simpler, and follows inspiration from the Ajax Control Toolkit. This is a JavaScript library, so it's all client-side code; just like the Virtual Earth AJAX API itself. The project is also meant to play nicely with any client-side, JavaScript library you want to use within your application (such as jQuery, ... [More]