Category: friday links

Friday links 34

  1. AppHarbor API Contest – AppHarbor
  2. How to use a T4 template for View Generation – ADO.NET Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  3. EF Caching with Jarek Kowalski’s Provider – ADO.NET Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  4. EF Power Tools Beta 2 Available – ADO.NET Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  5. Getting started with convention-based part registration in MEF 2 [Nick] – BCL Team Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  6. Using MEF 2 with ASP.NET MVC 3 [Nick] – BCL Team Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  7. Introducing MEF Lightweight Composition and an Updated Composition Provider for ASP.NET MVC [Nick] – BCL Team Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  8. How many Microsoft employees does it take to change a lightbulb? – Fabulous Adventures In Coding – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  9. Past performance is no guarantee of future results – Fabulous Adventures In Coding – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  10. Getting Started as a SharePoint Developer – Kirk Evans Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  11. Announcing the LightSwitch HTML Client! – Visual Studio LightSwitch Team Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  12. Get Online Access to 600 Microsoft Press books for $22.99 – Microsoft Press – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  13. Announcing New Windows Azure Services to Deliver “Hybrid Cloud” – Windows Azure – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  14. ArticleS.UncleBob.PrinciplesOfOod
  15. Programmer Time Translation Table | Passion for Coding
  16. Continuous Tests
  17. Elegant Code » CQRS à la Greg Young
  18. Doom3 Source Code Review: Introduction
  19. So You Really Want to be an Agile Developer? « Think Different
  20. Community Server Control Panel
  21. Why bother writing an Windows 8 app?
  22. Real World MVC 3 Development « Gregor’s work related blog
  23. My Journey To and From Wikis: Why I Adopted Wikis, Why I Veered Away, and a New Model | I’d Rather Be Writing
  24. How I stopped writing awesome code – jhovgaard.net
  25. Lokad.CQRS Sample Project, from Lokad
  26. Eventual consistency, CQRS and interaction design | Jimmy Bogard’s Blog
  27. We’re all out of duct tape, try putting some cheap code on it – lucisferre
  28. CQRS
  29. Rethinking web service development – Matt Aimonetti
  30. MiniProfiler
  31. Performance Considerations for EF5
  32. CLR – An Attribute-Free Approach to Configuring MEF
  33. Kinect – Starting to Develop with Kinect
  34. Linux în Windows Azure
  35. A co-Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks – ACM Queue
  36. Everything you need to know about Windows Azure Table Storage to use a scalable non-relational structured data store | Robbin Cremers vs Microsoft Technology
  37. Stevey’s Blog Rants: Rich Programmer Food
  38. Stevey’s Blog Rants: Portrait of a N00b
  39. Stevey’s Blog Rants: Programming’s Dirtiest Little Secret
  40. Basic Authentication with Asp.Net WebAPI | Steves Coding Blog
  41. Fun with action filters | Steves Coding Blog
  42. HOW TO: Use SQLite in C# Metro style app
  43. Why Your Links Should Never Say “Click Here” – UX Movement
  44. Windows Phone App Porting: Bridging the PhoneGap — Visual Studio Magazine
  45. Seeing the SQL Generated by LINQ to Entity Queries — Visual Studio Magazine
  46. The Incredibly Useful Sysinternals Suite — Visual Studio Magazine
  47. Dates and JSON – Tales from the Evil Empire
  48. If doctors would work like software engineers, no-one would consult them – Frans Bouma’s blog
  49. June Azure Events: Meet Windows Azure (June 7), Learn Windows Azure (June 11), and worldwide DevCamps – Jon Galloway
  50. Threading in C# – Free E-book
  51. A List Apart: Articles: Building Books with CSS3
  52. Using Asynchronous Methods in ASP.NET MVC 4 : Official Microsoft Site
  53. Exception Handling in ASP.NET Web API : Official Microsoft Site
  54. Amazon Web Services Aims to Make Life Easier for Windows Developers CIO.com
  55. I, Interface – CodeProject
  56. From the trenches – Improving scalability in .NET for Paycento – CodeProject
  57. Stop using AutoMapper in your Data Access Code | Blog | DevTrends
  58. Out of Duct Tape, Try Some Cheap Code – .NET Code Geeks
  59. Good Developer, Bad Developer | Guy Nirpaz Blog
  60. 12 Habits Standing Between You and What You Want
  61. Sitting is Killing You » Medical Billing and Coding Certification
  62. Validation In Razor Web Pages 2
  63. Mindscape Blog » Blog Archive » Using the ASP.NET MVC Mini-Profiler with LightSpeed
  64. Hosting Web API in Windows service at piotrwalat.net
  65. Windows 8 Metro: Asynchrony made easy
  66. Tracing Query Performance with Extended Events – Publishing | SolidQ
  67. Control the execution order of your filters in ASP.NET Web API | StrathWeb
  68. 10 resume mistakes to avoid | TechRepublic
  69. Five must-have apps for your USB stick | TechRepublic
  70. Technology – Alexis Madrigal – Sorry, Young Man, You’re Not the Most Important Demographic in Tech – The Atlantic
  71. Today Software Magazine
  72. Clarified CQRS
  73. Signs that you’re a good programmer – Software Engineering Tips
  74. Applying unobtrusive jquery validation to dynamic content in ASP.Net MVC | XHalent Coding…

friday links 30

 

  1. Managed Extensibility Framework – Building Composable Apps in .NET 4 with the Managed Extensibility Framework
  2. EntityFunctions Methods (System.Data.Objects)
  3. ANTS Performance Profiler for profiling your .NET code – Ahead of the game poster
  4. Siri knows which is the best phone ever, and its not the iPhone | WMPoweruser
  5. How to get your app into the Windows Store – Matt Harrington – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  6. Visual Studio Gallery
  7. In Memoriam: Our Favorite Apps and Services That Have Gone Belly Up (and Their Replacements)
  8. TFS Power Tools 2008 Powershell Snapin won’t run in on 64-bit in Windows 2008 R2?
  9. Programing issues: Performance Counter Setup on Windows Azure
  10. Free E-Books from Microsoft Press | Mike Hacker
  11. Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived – The Oatmeal
  12. How a Web Design Goes Straight to Hell – The Oatmeal
  13. Knockout 2.1 is out – Knock Me Out
  14. ASP.NET Web API Updates – May 14 – Henrik’s Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  15. Sample Code – MSDN Examples in C#, VB.NET, C++, JavaScript, F#
  16. Kendo Blog Posts > Hello Services / WebAPI, REST, JSON and AJAX
  17. My First Experience with ASP.NET Web API 101 : Sam Gentile’s Blog
  18. Free .NET decompiler :: JetBrains dotPeek
  19. AJAX File Uploads with jQuery and MVC 3
  20. Optimistic concurrency support in HTTP and WebAPI – part 2 | Tudor Turcu – blog
  21. 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy
  22. Blogging about : Adding Gravatar To An ASP MVC Project
  23. Blogging about : Create a Selfexpanding Textarea using Javascript
  24. Introducing GitHub For Windows
  25. Parse
  26. Additional Considerations When Using ASP.Net MVC Cross-site Request Forgery Prevention – Ed Hintz (MSFT) – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  27. What The Fuck Is My Career Objective
  28. IIS 7.0 Server-Side : IIS 7.0 Two-Level Authentication with Forms Authentication and Windows Authentication

friday links 28

  1. project.jpg (JPEG Image, 800 × 600 pixels)
  2. Ardalis – Beyond Role Based Authorization in ASPNET MVC
  3. The Service Locator Pattern
  4. Brad Wilson: Task Parallel Library and Servers, Part 1: Introduction
  5. How WebAPI does Parameter Binding – Mike Stall’s .NET Debugging Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  6. VibrantCode – What’s new in Razor v2
  7. jQuery Menu: Dropdown, iPod Drilldown, and Flyout styles with ARIA Support and ThemeRoller Ready | Filament Group, Inc., Boston, MA
  8. Stephen Forte`s Blog – Communication struggles at a small company
  9. Moment.js – A lightweight javascript date library
  10. leonidas/transparency
  11. Try Transparency
  12. The Big Glossary of Open Source JavaScript and Web Frameworks with Cool Names – Scott Hanselman
  13. Hello World Using JavaScript – Closure Tools — Google Developers
  14. Using Compression on Windows Phone 7.5 – Share-n-dipity – Site Home – TechNet Blogs
  15. Walkthrough: Creating an Asynchronous HTTP Handler
  16. Redesigning my blog for adaptive layout
  17. Demonstrating Responsive Design
  18. ASP.NET MVC: Add HTML5 Microdata to your applications using Metadata Providers – CodeProject®
  19. #Conspiracy – Romania, a surprise
  20. Siderite’s Blog: programming
  21. Decoupling Backbone Apps From WebSockets | ThoughtStream.new :derick_bailey
  22. Html5 Offline Cache Integration with ASP.NET MVC Bundle – Kazi Manzur Rashid
  23. Consultancy and Hiring – Kazi Manzur Rashid
  24. ASP.NET MVC ViewModel usage and pick your best pattern – Kazi Manzur Rashid
  25. WPF RichText Editor – CodeProject®
  26. Be first + Be Smarter + Cheat = ???
  27. XAML to HTML Conversion Demo
  28. 15 Things People Absolutely Hate About Your Website
  29. 10 classic mistakes that plague software development projects | TechRepublic
  30. RSS & Atom MediaTypeFormatter for ASP.NET WebAPI | StrathWeb
  31. Golden Rule – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  32. Web Dev Report – 5 Things Web Developers Need to Know About CSS
  33. Computer Science 101 | Coursera
  34. First round playing with Memcached
  35. Beware of big Task Parallel Library Operations – Ayende @ Rahien
  36. When half a million Americans died and nobody noticed | News | The Week UK
  37. Consuming ASP.NET Web API Web Services with RestSharp In the trenches with .NET by Harvey Kandola
  38. restsharp/RestSharp
  39. HTTP Message Handlers : Official Microsoft Site
  40. So, you you want to write software?: Life Without Objects
  41. How we made our home page load faster – The Official DeskAway Blog
  42. Common.Logging and compatibility with other libraries – CodeProject®
  43. John Sheehan : The API Developer Experience Baseline
  44. JSIL – .NET to JavaScript compiler
  45. Brad Wilson: Task Parallel Library and Servers, Part 4: TaskHelpers
  46. Android fans: pay for your apps, please | PC Pro blog
  47. RIM To Developers: We’ll Make Sure Your App Earns At Least $10K In Its First Year | TechCrunch
  48. firstImpression.js: A micro-library for detecting new visitors – Ravelrumba by Rob Flaherty
  49. How to Market and Promote your Games and Apps Part 1/4 | Ray Wenderlich
  50. How to Market and Promote your Games and Apps Part 2/4 | Ray Wenderlich
  51. Why $7.99 beats $0.99 | Six to Start
  52. Enhanced ObservableCollection with ability to delay or disable notifications – CodeProject®
  53. Injecting method calls to existing methods of an assembly – CodeProject®
  54. Localization in ASP.NET MVC with Griffin.MvcContrib : The Official Microsoft ASP.NET Forums
  55. Managing app lifecycle so your apps feel always alive – Windows 8 app developer blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  56. Creating a great tile experience (part 1) – Windows 8 app developer blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  57. Async/Await FAQ – Parallel Programming with .NET – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  58. Inbox Zero
  59. A Visual Browser History, from Netscape 4 to Mozilla Firefox – The Andrew Turnbull Mozilla Network
  60. ASP.NET MVC: Resolve or Inject? That’s the Issue…
  61. Why do web sites and software take so long to build? And why is it so hard? at Scott Porad
  62. OrmHate
  63. CQRS
  64. Clarified CQRS
  65. The Floppy Disk means Save, and 14 other old people Icons that don’t make sense anymore – Scott Hanselman
  66. Introducing the App Center – Facebook Developers

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  1. project.jpg (JPEG Image, 800 × 600 pixels)
  2. Mozilla Personas Gets a new Name (and it’s not BrowserID) – InternetNews.
  3. Windows Azure Task Scheduler | Shannon Whitley
  4. AlwaysOn Availability Groups (SQL Server)
  5. Debugging Tools for the .NET Developer — Visual Studio Magazine
  6. Hierarchies (trees) in SQL Server 2005 – Anthony Bloesch’s Web Log – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  7. WebAIM: Blog – History of the browser user-agent string
  8. Steve Clements
  9. Budism – Wikipedia
  10. The Pwn Plug is a little white box that can hack your network
  11. Peeling Back the Onion Architecture | Tony Sneed’s Blog
  12. Screening C# Candidates: Let’s Play 20 Questions! | Tony Sneed’s Blog
  13. patterns & practices – Windows Azure Guidance
  14. Do you monitor negative events? – Ayende @ Rahien
  15. Limit your abstractions: All cookies looks the same to the cookie cutter – Ayende @ Rahien
  16. Limit your abstractions: You only get six to a dozen in the entire app – Ayende @ Rahien
  17. Download: Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) – Microsoft Download Center – Download Details
  18. www.leastprivilege.com – ASP.NET WebAPI Security 2: Identity Architecture
  19. ASP.NET Web API: web hosting « Pedro Félix’s shared memory
  20. ASP.NET Web API Processing Architecture « Pedro Félix’s shared memory
  21. Richardson Maturity Model
  22. Optimizing apps for cloud | Vector | Channel 9
  23. 10 Facts About Working at a Startup vs. a Big Company | Surf Roots, Software Thoughts
  24. MvcScaffolding: Creating custom scaffolders – Steve Sanderson’s blog – As seen on YouTube™
  25. Creating Zip archives in .NET (without an external library like SharpZipLib) – Jon Galloway
  26. The top 9+7 things every programmer or architect should know – Java Code Geeks
  27. Zen in the art of IT: Top 7 of 97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know
  28. jQuery Mobile Tutorial: Creating a Restaurant Picker Web App
  29. Android push notification implementation using ASP.NET and C# – CodeProject®
  30. Home Automation with Netduino and Kinect – CodeProject®
  31. Great Developers – SQLServerCentral
  32. Great People Are Overrated (Part II) – Bill Taylor – Harvard Business Review
  33. 5 Reasons You Need to Meet in Person | Inc.com
  34. Scripting ASP.NET MVC Views Stored In The Database
  35. 10 favorite freeware tools for IT pros | TechRepublic
  36. Troy Hunt: Browsing the broken web: a software developer behind the Great Firewall of China
  37. Internet Explorer 6 Countdown | Death to IE 6 | IE6 Countdown
  38. Journey of a Software Developer | Detecting Session Timeouts using a ASP.Net MVC Action Filter
  39. Journey of a Software Developer | UrlMappings — An ASP.NET feature I forgot about
  40. Journey of a Software Developer | A little fun with T4 Templates
  41. Responsive web design in 3 minutes 42 seconds – thebeebs – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  42. Open plan offices must die! – Rogish Reading Writing
  43. The Starter, the Architect, the Debugger and the Finisher | jacquesmattheij.com
  44. What’s New In The .NET Internationalization Source Code
  45. Domain-driven design – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  46. GRASP (object-oriented design) – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  47. A Generic ASP.NET MVC Template
  48. Alex Davies : Why lock-free data structures just aren’t lock-free enough
  49. Tony Davis : Concurrent Affairs
  50. MIX Online: Adventures With Windows Azure Diagnostics
  51. Introducing Windows Azure Diagnostics – Windows Azure – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  52. Initializing the Windows Azure Diagnostic Monitor and Configuring Data Sources
  53. Windows Azure Hosted Web Core Worker Role – Home
  54. Populate Excel Template : The Official Microsoft ASP.NET Forums
  55. Improving Launch Performance for Your Desktop Applications – .NET Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  56. WURFL: An Essential Mobile Website Technology – Page 3
  57. Stop solving problems you don’t yet have | this is rachelandrew.co.uk
  58. Design Staff – Story-centered design: hacking your brain to think like a user
  59. Sam’s ultimate web performance tool and resource list
  60. Creative Studio exclusively for Nokia – Nokia Conversations : the official Nokia blog
  61. Writing Android Programs with HTML and JavaScript – CodeProject®
  62. ADO.NET Interview Questions: Part 1 – CodeProject®
  63. The Daily Status Meeting | SQLAndy
  64. Jef Claes: How a web application can download and store over 2GB without you even knowing it
  65. Functional Fizz Buzz
  66. I’m a Junior Developer – You probably are too – Diary Of A Ninja
  67. 8 Must-Have Tools for Windows Phone 7 Development – Diary Of A Ninja
  68. ASP.Net HttpModule to detect and redirect mobile devices version 2.0 – Diary Of A Ninja
  69. Localization in ASP.NET MVC with Griffin.MvcContrib – CodeProject®
  70. Find Customers Who Bought A and B But Not C (SQL Spackle) – SQLServerCentral
  71. TekPub – High-quality screencasts for programmers.
  72. Securing your ASP.NET MVC 4 App and the new AllowAnonymous Attribute – Ricka on MVC and related Web Technologies – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  73. 5 things to learn about ASP.NET MVC 4
  74. Simple GTD Startup | RestartGTD
  75. Outlook Blog – Developing a provider for the Outlook Social Connector version 1.1
  76. Quick Steps for Learning to Develop a Provider
  77. Building the Sample Provider
  78. Outlook Sample: Outlook Social Connector Provider – Home
  79. Welcome to the Outlook Social Connector 1.1 Provider Reference
  80. PCL & Azure How-To: Using Portable Class Libraries and AppFabric Service Bus To Create a Continuous Client — Visual Studio Magazine
  81. Event Sourcing
  82. Free Databases in the Window Azure Marketplace — Visual Studio Magazine
  83. Publishing | Windows Azure Marketplace
  84. Forget Improvements — Systems Management Needs a New Approach — Enterprise Systems
  85. Seth’s Blog: Email checklist
  86. Blogs > “Done”. “Done Done”. When is a feature really done?
  87. Top 10 Best Practice Links for using C# with Windows 8 – Secret Microsoft Communications – Site Home – MSDN Blogs
  88. Rethink your Startup Website: Make a Net, not a Funnel
  89. Ben Alman » jQuery doTimeout: Like setTimeout, but better
  90. The 6 Performance Tuning Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make | SQLRockstar | Thomas LaRock
  91. The CodeExpressionBuilder – Infinities Loop
  92. Looking for a .NET Developer in Bucharest for one of the players in the IT field. Know anyone? | LinkedIn
  93. Looking for two skilled .NET developers | LinkedIn
  94. Dream Team Software Cauta Programator | LinkedIn
  95. ComponentSource Software Publisher & ISV Program Overview
  96. Download: CLR Profiler 4 – Microsoft Download Center – Download Details
  97. I don’t hire unlucky people – raganwald’s posterous
  98. The Lean Publishing Manifesto – Leanpub
  99. Adobe WebUp #4 – Eventbrite
  100. Logging UI for Vista v1.1 Released : Tobin Titus Blog : The Official Microsoft IIS Site
  101. Logging UI for IIS 7.0 on Windows Vista : Community : The Official Microsoft IIS Site
  102. Index of /documents/books/csadv
  103. SET CONTEXT_INFO (Transact-SQL)
  104. Storing ASP.NET MVC Controllers & Views in separate assemblies
  105. How to: Read From Fixed-width Text Files in Visual Basic
  106. Selling Data in the Windows Azure Marketplace — Visual Studio Magazine
  107. 18 Most Popular jQuery Plugins of March 2012
  108. Make .NET performance problems a thing of the past
  109. PHP: a fractal of bad design – fuzzy notepad
  110. danielcrenna/i18n
  111. Make Async Your Buddy With Reactive Extensions
  112. Using Reactive Extensions for Streaming Data from Database – About My Code
  113. Building Expression Evaluator with Expression Trees in C# – Part 3 – About My Code
  114. The Programming Languages Beacon