The Magic of using Asynchronous Methods in ASP.NET 4.5 plus an important gotcha

I found this quite interesting. Make sure you check the original source http://www.hanselman.com/blog/TheMagicOfUsingAsynchronousMethodsInASPNET45PlusAnImportantGotcha.aspx

First, I encourage you to listen to episode 327 of the Hanselminutes podcast. We called it “Everything .NET programmers know about Asynchronous Programming is wrong” and I learned a lot. I promise you will too.

via http://www.hanselman.com/blog/TheMagicOfUsingAsynchronousMethodsInASPNET45PlusAnImportantGotcha.aspx

ScrumMaster Tales–The Team Learn How to Learn

I found this quite interesting. Make sure you check the original source http://agilepainrelief.com/notesfromatooluser/2012/03/scrummaster-talesthe-team-learn-how-to-learn.html

The Team are struggling to payoff the Technical Debt (or mess) that they’ve spent the last six months accumulating. They’ve started to institutionalize writing Unit Tests (by adding it to “Done”) and they’re using Sonar to help track Code Coverage, PMD warnings et al.

via http://agilepainrelief.com/notesfromatooluser/2012/03/scrummaster-talesthe-team-learn-how-to-learn.html

Helps you find the best NuGet packages!

I found this quite interesting. Make sure you check the original source http://nugetmusthaves.com/

NuGet Must Haves MVC More…Windows Phone 7 More…WinRT More… Security More…WebAPI More…ASP.NET More… New packages More…

via http://nugetmusthaves.com/

How to: Deploy a SQL Server Compact 4.0 Database with an Application

I found this quite interesting. Make sure you check the original source http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vstudio/aa983326.aspx

Private file–based deployment refers to the process of including the required SQL Server Compact DLLs as files in the project (as opposed to a reference to DLLs already on the target computer).

via http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vstudio/aa983326.aspx

SPA

I found this quite interesting. Make sure you check the original source http://www.johnpapa.net/spa/

Single Page Applications (SPA) are built on expanding reach via the browser, reducing round tripping, and enhancing User Experience (UX). This page contains resources for building a SPA.

via http://www.johnpapa.net/spa/

Prevent Being Tracked Online!

With recent events regarding Edward Snowden and the NSA, it’s hard to tell who’s watching us and what is private. This video will show you some free tools to…

via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJ045WSs7gw&feature=youtube_gdata_player

Smallest Federated Wiki

Our new wiki innovates three ways. It shares through federation, composes by refactoring and wraps data with visualization. Follow our open development on GitHub or just watch our work-in-progress videos here. Find these videos on YouTube also. Search for federated wiki.

via http://wardcunningham.github.io/