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A brief excerpt from mail to my team today

Rico Marianis Performance Tidbits, July 29, 2015

"I couldn’t possibly list [...] all the crucial changes we made to make [?#‎MicrosoftEdge?] possible. Dozens of big initiatives and literally thousands of smaller improvements (and removals...

Building Apps for Windows 10 with Visual Studio 2015

Somasegars WebLog, July 29, 2015

Today is an exciting day for Windows users and developers alike with the launch of Windows 10.  For developers, Windows 10 represents the culmination of our platform convergence journey with Wind...

Tesla Model S review

Sahil Malik - blah.winsmarts.com, July 29, 2015

SharePoint Training: more information About a month ago, and after many ye...

SQL SERVER Error: Msg 245 Conversion failed when converting the varchar value Inactive to data type int

Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave, July 29, 2015

Using CASE statements is something I see a lot of developers use. They use it in complex environments and I have been fortunate to troubleshoot and look at code blocks that run for pages using the sta...

MongoDB 3.0.5 is Released

The MongoDB NoSQL Database Blog, July 28, 2015

MongoDB 3.0.5 is out and is ready for production deployment. This release contains only fixes since 3.0.4, and is a recommended upgrade for all 3.0 users.Fixed in this release:SERVER-17254 WT: drop ...

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Discovering Silverlight 3 – Deep Dive into GPU Acceleration
András Velvárt

GPU Acceleration in Silverlight 3 is one of its most touted features – but it only helps in certain situations. This article will help you understand how GPU acceleration works, and when you should or should not use it. This article is the next one i...

To mock or not to mock, that is the question – Part 1
Gabriel Schenker

This article gives a quick introduction in the usage of two of the most known mocking frameworks: Rhino Mocks and Moq.

The DataForm Control in Silverlight 3—Revisited
Dino Esposito

Dino Esposito discusses the DataForm control in the Silverlight 3 Toolkit.

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Re: MultiColumn AutoComplete

By Sonu Kapoor

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MultiColumn AutoComplete

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By Sonu Kapoor

Published in Asp.net Ajax DataControls

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Re: JS Library for alerts

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Book Review: SignalR: Real-time Application Development

Simone Busoli, Jun 28, 2013

A book review of SignalR by Simone.

Android for .NET Developers - Location and Maps

Dino Esposito, Jun 18, 2012

In Windows Phone and iOS getting the current position of the device in terms of latitude and longitude and then placing a marker on a map is a relatively easy task. In Android, things tend to be a bit more complicated and require a bit more attention and preliminary work. My purpose with this article is just touching on the various steps required to capture information about the current location and displaying that on a map view.

TextBox Row Filter in Telerik's RadGridView in Silverlight

Diptimaya Patra, May 28, 2012

If you have come across the JQGrid features, you might have seen the filter row available as the first row in the grid. The feature includes filtering the column data as soon as you start typing into the textboxes. Similarly we are going to achieve it for Telerik's RadGridView. Instead of on the top, we would do it at the bottom of the RadGridView.

jQuery Deferred Objects Promise Callbacks

Jing Ding, May 23, 2012

jQuery Deferred/Promise objects untangle spaghetti-like asynchronous code.

Air Space Issue in Web Browser Control in Silverlight

Diptimaya Patra, May 21, 2012

Air Space issue is a common issue in Web Browser control in Silverlight and WPF. To explain the issue in words: the web browser control would be the top control in the visual tree; even if the control is carefully placed below other control. In this article we will see what the trick to deal with this specific issue is.

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