Category: friday links

Friday links 229

  1. Building a Great Hosted Web App | Building Apps for Windows 
  2.   Expecting Failures In Microservices and Working Around Them
  3. Samsung Galaxy Note Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 – Phone specs comparison
  4. Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Size, Specs, Camera
  5. NReco.VideoConverter: C# FFMpeg wrapper .NET library (FREE)
  6. OfficeDev/Open-Xml-PowerTools
  7.  NuGetPackageExplorer/NuGetPackageExplorer: The new home for NuGetPackageExplorer (moved from
  8. Async OOP 1: Inheritance and Interfaces
  9. Using-blocks and asynchronous operations
  10. Async disposal
  11. How to Encrypt and Protect your Email | Comparitech
  12. The Role of an Enterprise Architect in a Lean Enterprise
  13. New: ASP.NET Session State Provider for SQL Server In-Memory OLTP | SQL Server Blog
  14. Microsoft/BotBuilder: The Microsoft Bot Builder SDK is one of three main components of the Microsoft Bot Framework. The Microsoft Bot Framework provides just what you need to build and connect intelligent bots that interact naturally wherever your users a
  15. How to program using PostSharp in C# | InfoWorld
  16. The Zen of Code Reviews: Review As If You Own the Code
  17. lukebuehler/CShell: A simple, yet powerful, C# scripting IDE and REPL
  18. 12 years, 12 lessons working at ThoughtWorks |
  19. How to destroy Programmer Productivity | George Stocker
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  21. Why “Agile” and especially Scrum are terrible – Michael O. Church
  22. A Gamer’s Blog: 05/01/2007 – 06/01/2007
  23. How to call WinRT APIs in Windows 8 from C# Desktop Applications – WinRT Diagram – Scott Hanselman
  24. Stop ‘innovating’: Aim higher | VentureBeat | Entrepreneur | by Iliya Rybchin, Highnote Foundry
  25. MyDriving | Microsoft Azure
  26. IConfiguration in .NetCore
  27. itext/itextpdf: Core Java Library + PDF/A, xtra and XML Worker
  28. Create Responsive AMP Pages
  29. C# 7 Features Previewed
  30. SSubjectivity : Naming Standards – SQL Sentry Team Blog
  31. The Codist: My Biggest Regret As A Programmer
  32.  jacobslusser/ScintillaNET: A Windows Forms control, wrapper, and bindings for the Scintilla text editor.
  33. Jolt.NET : Productivity Libraries for the .NET Framework – Documentation

Friday links 226

  1. Top 15 Underutilized Features of .NET
  2. Top 15 Underutilized Features of .NET Part 2
  3. Louis Davidson : Getting the difference between two sets of like data
  4. App-vNext/Polly: Polly is a .NET 3.5 / 4.0 / 4.5 / PCL library that allows developers to express transient exception handling policies such as Retry, Retry Forever, Wait and Retry or Circuit Breaker in a fluent manner.
  5. dbelmont/ExpressionBuilder
  6. Youtube Downloader in One Easy Class – CodeProject
  7. Career Guide for the New Developer
  8. Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy says people judge you on 2 criteria – Business Insider
  9. StructureMap – Supported Lifecycles
  10. Jquery Ajax Request and MVC detailed « A Programmer with Microsoft tools
  11. Friendly, Readable Expression Trees
  12. 18F — Software maintenance is an anti-pattern
  13. Getting Started with Bower – Treehouse Blog
  14. NuGet Package of the Week: ASP.NET Web API Caching with CacheCow and CacheOutput – Scott Hanselman
  15. Less Than Dot – Blog – MVVM Validation with KnockoutJS – Don’t put it in the View/HTML
  16. WEIRD – RationalWiki
  17. C# 7 Feature Proposal: Local Functions – Bill Wagner
  18. Dubai is set to unveil spectacular floating apartments with underwater rooms
  19. Software has bugs. This is normal. — Signal v. Noise — Medium
  20.    Visual Studio: How to create a solution template with multiple projects – Jayway
  21. Avoiding the Service Locator Pattern in ASP.NET Core
  22. Service Locator is an Anti-Pattern
  23. Service Locator violates SOLID
  24. Service Locator violates encapsulation
  25. Service Locator: roles vs. mechanics
  26. Suremaker/LightBDD: Lightweight Behavior Driven Development test framework
  27. John L. Miller’s answer to Google: How does Google provide so much online storage for Youtube videos? – Quora
  28. John L. Miller’s answer to What is the best way to read software documentation? – Quora

    Friday links 223

    1. Testing With a Fake DbContext |
    2. {Dev}School Program – ING Romania
    3. Getting Started Guide | Visa Developer
    4. BitomatiQE_ContinuousIntegration #30 Console [Jenkins]
    5. kzu/NuDoq: A standalone API to read .NET XML documentation files and optionally augment it with reflection information.
    6. daattali/beautiful-jekyll: Build a beautiful and simple website in literally minutes. Demo at
    7. ES6 Arrow Functions: The New Fat & Concise Syntax in JavaScript
    8. ExportData
    9. "Let’s Encrypt" Azure Web Apps the Free and Easy Way | GoorooThink Tech News | Articles | Skills Analytics | Gooroo
    10. Momentum – Chrome Web Store
    11. Writing Tests doesn’t have to be extra work – Evangelism – Blog
    12. Development With A Dot – Encoded JavaScript in ASP.NET MVC Core
    13. Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) Status Code Registry
    14. Write code that is easy to delete, not easy to… — programming is terrible
    15. jstedfast/MailKit: A cross-platform .NET library for IMAP, POP3, and SMTP.
    16. Capitalism Promotes Equality | Foundation for Economic Education
    17. 100 Insanely Interesting People You Should Know — Unmistakable Creative — Medium
    18. Windowing Functions: Tell me when that changes. – SQLServerCentral
    19. 10 Tips for Mobile Photography
    20. Tutorial: Server Broadcast with SignalR 2 | The ASP.NET Site
    21. Nick Craver – Stack Overflow: The Architecture – 2016 Edition
    22. Oracle JET – Data Visualizations
    23. How Just Opening an MS Word Doc Can Hijack Every File On Your System