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

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 | :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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