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SQL Authority News Play by Play with Pinal Dave A Birthday Gift

Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave, July 30, 2014

Today is my birthday. Personal Note When I was young, I was always looking forward to my birthday as on this day, I used to get gifts from everybody. Now when I am getting old on each of my birthday, ...

"Programming Kinect for Windows v2" Jumpstart On-Demand

MSDN: Coding4Fun, July 30, 2014

Here's your On-Demand jump start to get going with the Kinect for Windows v2 device and SDK. If you're thinking about developing Kinect for Windows v2 apps or already are, this is a much view series.....

"Build a 2D Top Down Game Zero to Published"

MSDN: Coding4Fun, July 30, 2014

You guys know how I like to highlight game dev stuff and projects. What developer hasn't thought of writing a game? What gamer hasn't thought of programming their own (okay, okay, I'm sure there are a...

Be More Social: oAuth, Facebook and Xamarin

Wallace B. McClure, July 30, 2014

It isn't breaking news that social networks are a big deal to your users. But what's the best way to add that functionality in the cross-platform development world? One of the best ways is through Xam...

SQL SERVER SSMS: Top Object and Batch Execution Statistics Reports

Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave, July 30, 2014

The month of June till mid of July has been the fever of sports. First, it was Wimbledon Tennis and then the Soccer fever was all over. There is a huge number of fan followers and it is great to see t...

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Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 IDE Enhancements –Part3
Hima Vejella

In my previous article I explained some of the nice features related to IDE, in continuation to that I am going to explain Add Reference enhancements for developers, Windows 7 support for developers, Share Point 2010 enhancements , Office Business Ap...

Silverlight 3 and the Data Form Control—part I
Dino Esposito

Dino will briefly go through some patterns that help organizing the presentation layer and then focus on a new control in Silverlight 3 that makes data entry a pleasant breeze.

Building a StackOverflow inspired Knowledge Exchange - Three Tiers to MVC – Hooray - A simple MVC application
Andrew Siemer

In this article series we are going to discuss some architectural concepts.

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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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