Category: friday links

Friday links 36

Bad Business Analysts, Project Managers, and Relationships | BA Times
The philosophy behind NAppUpdate « Code972

Templated Razor Delegates combined with Partial Views – Simon Ince’s Blog – Site Home – MSDN Blogs

Foundation Single Page RWD Demo

The Six Pillars of Complete Developer Documentation

Brad Wilson: Unobtrusive Client Validation in ASP.NET MVC 3

Custom Data Annotation Validator Part II: Client Code

c# – Clientside Validation in "Self Validate Model" in ASP.NET-MVC3 – Stack Overflow

Q and A – EF 4.x POCO Entity Generator for C# extension

Don’t Let Architecture Astronauts Scare You – Joel on Software

There’s no speed limit. (The lessons that changed my life.) | Derek Sivers

Scaffold your ASP.NET MVC 3 project with the MvcScaffolding package – Steve Sanderson’s blog – As seen on YouTube™

Struggles of a coder: Editable Views in Entity Framework

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 –
  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
  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
  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