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Miscellaneous
General
Posted: 8 Sep 2010   Updated: 8 Sep 2010   Views: 95,651   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 63   Popularity: 8.87
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A brief look into the DevLabs Reactive Framework.
Posted: 3 Jan 2012   Updated: 5 Jan 2012   Views: 73,065   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.70
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A look at using RabbitMq to do message routing.
Posted: 4 Feb 2012   Updated: 7 Feb 2012   Views: 114,656   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 76   Popularity: 9.22
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 173   Downloaded: 4,166
Streaming live results to a web site using MSMQ/Duplex WCF/SignalR/jQuery
Posted: 20 Mar 2012   Updated: 20 Mar 2012   Views: 124,799   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 70   Popularity: 9.13
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 106   Downloaded: 0
A look into the CodeStash Visual Studio Extension.
Posted: 1 Jul 2013   Updated: 1 Jul 2013   Views: 101,865   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 31   Popularity: 7.43
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 58   Downloaded: 1,901
A look at creating well structured modular javascript using AMD library Require.js
Posted: 28 Aug 2015   Updated: 1 Sep 2015   Views: 14,712   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.16
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An introductory article on Apache Spark, with a demo app
Posted: 5 Nov 2015   Updated: 5 Nov 2015   Views: 3,253   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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So continuing on from the Scala for .NET series of posts. This time we will look at using Generics in Scala.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016   Updated: 20 Jan 2016   Views: 4,818   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Looking at Spark/Cassandra working together
Posted: 10 Feb 2016   Updated: 10 Feb 2016   Views: 4,490   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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Looking at Spark/Cassandra working together
Posted: 15 Mar 2016   Updated: 15 Mar 2016   Views: 4,380   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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An article on how to use the open source Apache Kafka messaging framework, with a bit of RxScala thrown in for good luck
Lists, Menus, Choosers
Posted: 28 Mar 2011   Updated: 5 Apr 2011   Views: 120,385   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 70   Popularity: 9.14
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 129   Downloaded: 1,324
A small utility Fluent interface class to export a List.
Windows Forms
Posted: 27 Nov 2006   Updated: 1 Apr 2007   Views: 49,662   Rating: 3.89/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.45
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An article which shows how to easily apply Windows XP themes to Windows Forms in .NET v1.1.
Smart Client
General
Posted: 21 Feb 2009   Updated: 21 Feb 2009   Views: 241,846   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 223   Popularity: 11.41
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A queryable working MP3 player, using some cool LINQ stuff.
Posted: 31 Mar 2009   Updated: 8 Jun 2009   Views: 185,727   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 118   Popularity: 10.25
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 259   Downloaded: 2,288
A nice explar of how to use RESTful WCF and WPF.
Applications & Tools
General
Posted: 2 Dec 2013   Updated: 13 Dec 2013   Views: 84,778   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 72   Popularity: 9.17
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A look at how to create a responsive web site using ASP MVC / Twitter Bootstrap / WebAPI and Knockout.js.
Posted: 26 May 2015   Updated: 26 May 2015   Views: 5,541   Rating: 4.47/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.02
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 9   Downloaded: 0
A small demo app that showcases how to use Grunt to do a few things
ASP.NET
General
Posted: 10 Oct 2011   Updated: 6 Dec 2011   Views: 153,636   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 92   Popularity: 9.62
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A simple look at how to share the JSON API to Web and Desktop.
Posted: 20 Mar 2012   Updated: 21 Mar 2012   Views: 75,954   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 35   Popularity: 7.44
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A distributed codesnippet storage tool : Part II
Posted: 14 Aug 2014   Updated: 14 Aug 2014   Views: 15,503   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 6.02
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 22   Downloaded: 0
Angular.Js / Azure / ASP MVC / SignalR / Bootstrap demo app
Posted: 13 Aug 2014   Updated: 14 Aug 2014   Views: 20,846   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 6.28
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Angular.Js / Azure / ASP MVC / SignalR / Bootstrap demo app
Posted: 11 Aug 2014   Updated: 14 Aug 2014   Views: 57,908   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 47   Popularity: 8.35
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Angular.Js / Azure / ASP MVC / SignalR / Bootstrap demo app
Utilities
Posted: 20 Mar 2012   Updated: 15 May 2012   Views: 185,626   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 81   Popularity: 9.51
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A distributed code-snippet storage tool.
ASP.NET Controls
Grid Controls
Posted: 22 May 2007   Updated: 22 May 2007   Views: 343,228   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 98   Popularity: 9.64
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Using JavaScript To Select GridView Rows
Charts, Graphs and Images
Images and multimedia
Posted: 6 Jan 2007   Updated: 17 May 2007   Views: 352,660   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 58   Popularity: 8.44
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Shows how to store images in SQL Database Image Storage & create Thumnails easiliy from
Client side scripting
General
Posted: 14 Aug 2013   Updated: 5 Sep 2013   Views: 392,013   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 107   Popularity: 10.06
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An example application using angular/Rx for JavaScript/Web Sockets/jQuery
HTML / CSS
General
Posted: 13 Jul 2011   Updated: 13 Jul 2011   Views: 76,371   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 56   Popularity: 8.61
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 102   Downloaded: 1,460
Using HTML5 WebWorkers and a custom jQuery plug-in to create a Flickr image wall.
Node.js
General
Posted: 7 Jan 2013   Updated: 11 Feb 2013   Views: 147,815   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 53   Popularity: 8.58
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Small demo app using Node.Js/Socket.IO/MongoDB/D3.Js and jQuery.
Silverlight
Applications
Posted: 9 Jan 2010   Updated: 9 Jan 2010   Views: 97,527   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 35   Popularity: 7.60
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A demo app that shows how to upload a file using Silverlight/HttpHandler/MVVM, and includes Silverlight MVVM Library and Helpers.
General
Posted: 1 Nov 2007   Updated: 1 Nov 2007   Views: 239,614   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 124   Popularity: 10.36
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Silverlight 1.1 Fun and Games
Posted: 13 May 2008   Updated: 24 Feb 2009   Views: 110,116   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 45   Popularity: 8.08
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An article showing how to do DeepZoom in Silverlight 2.0.
Posted: 23 Feb 2010   Updated: 25 Feb 2010   Views: 117,624   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 48   Popularity: 8.27
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An introduction to ADO.NET Data Services / RIA Services.
Web Security
General
Posted: 13 Dec 2010   Updated: 13 Dec 2010   Views: 191,597   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 70   Popularity: 9.14
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 161   Downloaded: 4,864
Shows how to use OpenID with ASP.NET MVC Forms Authentication.
Security
Posted: 30 Jan 2007   Updated: 30 Jan 2007   Views: 54,431   Rating: 4.11/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 5.68
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Protect sensitive data from nasty web bots using server / client obfuscation methods.
Web Services
General
Posted: 6 Oct 2014   Updated: 24 Dec 2014   Views: 67,770   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 64   Popularity: 8.88
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A simple REST framework written from scratch using just the .NET base class library
Azure
General
Posted: 9 Nov 2014   Updated: 9 Nov 2014   Views: 8,454   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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SQL Azure
Posted: 19 Mar 2015   Updated: 22 Mar 2015   Views: 14,697   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.77
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Shows one way to Azure Cloud Service : Inter role communications
Office Development
Microsoft Excel
Posted: 9 Nov 2006   Updated: 9 Nov 2006   Views: 417,167   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 45   Popularity: 7.86
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Export Gridview to Excel, render cells, add WordArt, and fill a custom template.
Database
General
Posted: 11 Feb 2015   Updated: 15 Feb 2015   Views: 25,232   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.81
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A look at how to unit test code that makes use of Repository vs using raw Entity Framework, where we will do this using mocks/test doubles
NoSQL
General
Posted: 21 May 2012   Updated: 27 May 2012   Views: 87,328   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 62   Popularity: 8.90
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A look at several Document database, and a look at how to use them
C#
Applications
Posted: 25 Nov 2006   Updated: 11 Feb 2007   Views: 148,617   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 32   Popularity: 7.21
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An article which shows how to remotley control a media player
Posted: 22 Dec 2006   Updated: 4 Feb 2013   Views: 65,706   Rating: 4.48/5    Votes: 42   Popularity: 7.18
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A simple web spider to see fetch CodeProject articles.
General
Posted: 2 Jan 2009   Updated: 2 Jan 2009   Views: 54,944   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 31   Popularity: 7.20
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A look at Dependency Injection and IOC containers.
Posted: 8 Mar 2011   Updated: 8 Mar 2011   Views: 94,939   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 39   Popularity: 7.89
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Set of utility classes to observe a chain of INotifyPropertyChanged objects.
Posted: 10 May 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 100,381   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 68   Popularity: 9.06
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Posted: 18 Feb 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 169,055   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 98   Popularity: 9.88
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Posted: 23 Feb 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 150,502   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 72   Popularity: 9.15
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Posted: 25 Mar 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 81,203   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 52   Popularity: 8.45
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Posted: 1 Feb 2011   Updated: 17 May 2011   Views: 1,090,909   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 318   Popularity: 12.41
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Posted: 28 Feb 2007   Updated: 14 Jun 2011   Views: 1,389,575   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 490   Popularity: 13.39
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100% Reflective Class Diagram Creation Tool
Posted: 25 Feb 2013   Updated: 25 Feb 2013   Views: 38,163   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.63
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A simple IOC Container just for the fun of it really
Posted: 21 Jun 2013   Updated: 21 Jun 2013   Views: 76,131   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 42   Popularity: 8.06
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A small demo app that shows how to store/search using Lucene.NET
Posted: 10 Sep 2013   Updated: 10 Sep 2013   Views: 40,749   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 42   Popularity: 8.04
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A how to do Expression API cookbook
Posted: 22 Jul 2012   Updated: 21 Oct 2013   Views: 88,958   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 73   Popularity: 9.29
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A look at common internal DSL techniques, with a mocking framework example
Posted: 14 Dec 2014   Updated: 14 Dec 2014   Views: 19,056   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 6.25
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Small demo app showing how to create a streaming Publisher / Resilient clients using NetMQ + RX
Posted: 8 Dec 2014   Updated: 15 Dec 2014   Views: 89,722   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 74   Popularity: 9.23
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Small demo app showing how to create a streaming Publisher / Resilient clients using SignalR + RX
Posted: 10 Mar 2015   Updated: 23 Mar 2015   Views: 36,994   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 45   Popularity: 8.11
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Showcase of how to use a sort of Attached Behaviours for ViewModels, and how to build BIG XAML apps
Posted: 14 May 2015   Updated: 21 May 2015   Views: 67,588   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 113   Popularity: 10.20
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A look at how a CQRS app may work, with the added bonus of a demo app
Posted: 6 Jul 2015   Updated: 6 Jul 2015   Views: 49,453   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 68   Popularity: 8.93
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A brief look at using the .NET Akka framework (Akka.NET)
Posted: 8 Oct 2015   Updated: 8 Oct 2015   Views: 5,628   Rating: 4.78/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.55
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Getting .NET code to talk to Scala code and vice versa using RabbitMQ
Other .NET Languages
F#
Posted: 4 Apr 2014   Updated: 4 Apr 2014   Views: 12,975   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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We continue our journey into F#, and this time we will look at recursion. We have already seen this in a number of places, namely when we talked about Lists and also Pattern Matching. So some of this should be vaguely familiar to you.   Simple Example Lets start with the most basic example which [&#
Posted: 20 May 2014   Updated: 21 May 2014   Views: 11,113   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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This is the final post on the initial proposed F# series that I had planned. That doesn’t mean there may not be more from me in the future but this will be the final one in the current batch. So what will this one be on? This one will be on type providers. Type providers […]
.NET Framework
General
Posted: 7 May 2008   Updated: 7 May 2008   Views: 149,572   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 87   Popularity: 9.55
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Using the AddIn model pipeline.
Posted: 27 Aug 2010   Updated: 3 Sep 2010   Views: 290,860   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 72   Popularity: 9.25
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A look into messaging solutions using NServiceBus.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014   Updated: 23 Feb 2014   Views: 61,834   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.63
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A small article on how to use NServiceBus to create workflows
Libraries
General
Posted: 26 Dec 2010   Updated: 5 Jan 2011   Views: 117,875   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 76   Popularity: 9.39
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A look at different Aspect Orientated Programming frameworks.
Posted: 9 Jul 2011   Updated: 11 Jul 2011   Views: 40,214   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 33   Popularity: 7.32
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An experiment into combining AOP and MEF.
LINQ
General
Posted: 1 Nov 2008   Updated: 1 Nov 2008   Views: 111,352   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 60   Popularity: 8.68
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A journey into Expressions
Windows API
General
Posted: 30 Mar 2007   Updated: 30 Mar 2007   Views: 40,371   Rating: 3.44/5    Votes: 26   Popularity: 4.86
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A Sneaky Peek At Visual Studio 9 (Codenamed Orcas)
Posted: 23 Mar 2007   Updated: 11 Apr 2007   Views: 518,223   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 169   Popularity: 10.95
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An introduction to LINQ
Posted: 4 Apr 2007   Updated: 16 Apr 2007   Views: 168,453   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 67   Popularity: 8.63
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An introduction to LINQ
Posted: 11 May 2007   Updated: 24 May 2007   Views: 163,844   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 67   Popularity: 8.94
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An introduction to LINQ
Posted: 16 Sep 2013   Updated: 16 Sep 2013   Views: 24,066   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.57
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Windows Communication Foundation
General
Posted: 27 Jun 2008   Updated: 2 Dec 2010   Views: 106,808   Rating: 4.57/5    Votes: 63   Popularity: 8.22
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A few tips when working with WCF.
Posted: 25 Jul 2007   Updated: 22 Jul 2011   Views: 1,255,952   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 467   Popularity: 13.17
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How to create a peer-to-peer chat application using Windows Communication Foundation
Posted: 17 Jan 2012   Updated: 19 Apr 2012   Views: 213,591   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 110   Popularity: 10.15
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A look at designing a service layer using good practices, and the MSFT technology stack.
Windows Powershell
General
Posted: 28 Oct 2014   Updated: 28 Oct 2014   Views: 8,702   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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PowerShell: Create MSMQ
Windows Presentation Foundation
Annotations
Posted: 14 Apr 2008   Updated: 14 Apr 2008   Views: 138,155   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 68   Popularity: 8.98
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A WPF 3D Panel that allows tabbing and activates the current item.
Applications
Posted: 16 Oct 2007   Updated: 24 Oct 2007   Views: 118,009   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 64   Popularity: 8.90
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The classic Snakes WPF'ed.
Posted: 1 Dec 2007   Updated: 18 Jan 2008   Views: 193,490   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 96   Popularity: 9.57
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A simple contact keeper using XLINQ/LINQ/WPF.
Posted: 14 Jan 2008   Updated: 27 Feb 2008   Views: 142,018   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 53   Popularity: 8.53
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WPF Amazon Explorer Using 3D
Posted: 23 Mar 2008   Updated: 3 Apr 2008   Views: 424,747   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 156   Popularity: 10.83
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WPF: A Beginner's Guide series, end exemplar and fun with Physics.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008   Updated: 9 Aug 2008   Views: 69,660   Rating: 4.77/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 6.84
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A simple 9 peice puzzle using ImageBrush.ViewBox.
Posted: 12 Oct 2008   Updated: 12 Oct 2008   Views: 118,534   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 67   Popularity: 9.03
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A 3D screensaver written in WPF.
Posted: 8 Nov 2009   Updated: 8 Nov 2009   Views: 168,093   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 120   Popularity: 10.38
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An AI search application using the A* algorithm.
Posted: 10 Oct 2012   Updated: 15 Apr 2013   Views: 155,240   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 119   Popularity: 10.37
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A complete end to end example from DB to WPF client using MVVM/PRISM/NHibernate/Respository/IOC.
Posted: 6 Jun 2011   Updated: 20 Feb 2014   Views: 218,829   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 194   Popularity: 11.24
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WPF: Version II of my 100% Reflective class diagram creation tool.
Controls
Posted: 1 Mar 2007   Updated: 1 Mar 2007   Views: 175,104   Rating: 4.70/5    Votes: 42   Popularity: 7.67
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Creating and consuming a custom WPF control
Posted: 28 Aug 2007   Updated: 6 Sep 2007   Views: 312,635   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 56   Popularity: 8.57
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WPF Interactive Image Cropping Control
Posted: 15 Apr 2008   Updated: 29 May 2008   Views: 118,874   Rating: 4.56/5    Votes: 49   Popularity: 7.69
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An article on sorting ItemsControl (with some bonuses).
Posted: 12 May 2007   Updated: 24 Jun 2008   Views: 130,694   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 58   Popularity: 8.57
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WPF Flickr Viewer Using XLINQ
Posted: 19 Jun 2008   Updated: 30 Jun 2008   Views: 218,419   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 66   Popularity: 8.93
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WPF: A simple article on using WebBrowser to stream YouTube videos.
Posted: 1 Feb 2009   Updated: 1 Feb 2009   Views: 188,776   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 114   Popularity: 10.06
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A WPF graph control with autoscaling and historical data support.
Posted: 3 Jul 2009   Updated: 3 Jul 2009   Views: 96,901   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 52   Popularity: 8.53
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A better selection option for users.
Posted: 9 Oct 2008   Updated: 4 Nov 2009   Views: 165,039   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 78   Popularity: 9.32
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A notes listbox that you could use in your own app.
Posted: 24 Dec 2009   Updated: 24 Dec 2009   Views: 110,188   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 75   Popularity: 9.20
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WPF: A simple pageable 3D graph.
Posted: 16 Mar 2010   Updated: 16 Mar 2010   Views: 80,748   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 79   Popularity: 9.44
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A re-usable breadcrumb control for WPF.
Posted: 14 Apr 2010   Updated: 14 Apr 2010   Views: 204,665   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 156   Popularity: 10.90
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Simple WPF TimeLineControl That I Think May Be Useful
Posted: 29 Oct 2010   Updated: 1 Nov 2010   Views: 136,509   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 81   Popularity: 9.44
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A control that partially emulates a popular phone.
Posted: 12 Feb 2011   Updated: 15 Feb 2011   Views: 84,546   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 51   Popularity: 8.40
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A kind of 3d tree level control
Posted: 14 Apr 2011   Updated: 18 Apr 2011   Views: 164,136   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 80   Popularity: 9.41
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Highly customisable WPF Carousel control.
Posted: 11 Nov 2010   Updated: 9 Mar 2012   Views: 135,917   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 46   Popularity: 8.09
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Show hows to alter the DatePicker to use keyboard up/down keys for cleverer date selection.
Posted: 2 Feb 2009   Updated: 17 Apr 2012   Views: 166,082   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 68   Popularity: 8.94
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A simple Color Picker with preview.
Posted: 20 Apr 2012   Updated: 20 Oct 2013   Views: 135,519   Rating: 4.99/5    Votes: 57   Popularity: 8.75
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A simple Metro style Panorama control for WPF.
Posted: 27 Nov 2009   Updated: 22 Jul 2014   Views: 57,535   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 40   Popularity: 7.98
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Nice little rating control for WPF
Data Binding
Posted: 20 Feb 2008   Updated: 22 May 2008   Views: 348,824   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 163   Popularity: 11.00
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An introduction into WPF Databinding.
Posted: 20 Jul 2008   Updated: 20 Jul 2008   Views: 100,360   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 39   Popularity: 7.80
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An article on how to simplify the WPF validation process.
Posted: 6 Dec 2008   Updated: 6 Dec 2008   Views: 78,276   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.71
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An article which shows how to bind to generic methods
General
Posted: 15 Dec 2006   Updated: 22 Mar 2007   Views: 382,861   Rating: 4.65/5    Votes: 73   Popularity: 8.66
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An article which shows how to achieve some of the common XAML concepts.
Posted: 7 Jun 2007   Updated: 7 Jun 2007   Views: 167,139   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 55   Popularity: 8.56
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Adventures into Ink API using WPF
Posted: 8 Nov 2007   Updated: 8 Nov 2007   Views: 278,723   Rating: 4.69/5    Votes: 91   Popularity: 9.18
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A Simple WPF Explorer Tree
Posted: 30 Jan 2008   Updated: 11 Mar 2008   Views: 312,229   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 121   Popularity: 10.17
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An introduction into RoutedEvents / RoutedCommands.
Posted: 10 Feb 2008   Updated: 11 Mar 2008   Views: 208,494   Rating: 4.69/5    Votes: 141   Popularity: 10.07
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An introduction into WPF Dependancy Properties.
Posted: 10 Jun 2008   Updated: 30 Jun 2008   Views: 169,542   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 109   Popularity: 10.03
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WPF: An article on using 3D visualization of an RSS feed.
Posted: 30 Nov 2008   Updated: 30 Nov 2008   Views: 173,182   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 85   Popularity: 9.53
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Demonstrates a method of dynamic query across WCF Service boundaries.
Posted: 23 Jan 2009   Updated: 23 Jan 2009   Views: 109,733   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 61   Popularity: 8.79
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Cross business object validation: a more centric view.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009   Updated: 17 Jul 2009   Views: 29,942   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.88
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Using IronPython in WPF to evaluate expressions
Posted: 8 Sep 2009   Updated: 8 Sep 2009   Views: 32,373   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.07
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The other day I was at work and needed to use a WPF ListView (Selector) to call a ICommand in a ViewModel. Here is what I did.
Posted: 23 Sep 2007   Updated: 7 Nov 2009   Views: 202,575   Rating: 4.61/5    Votes: 100   Popularity: 9.21
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Comparing Flash and WPF.
Posted: 22 Nov 2009   Updated: 23 Nov 2009   Views: 168,106   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 89   Popularity: 9.75
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Using Windows7 / VS2010 and some of the new bits such as TaskBar/JumpList and Drag & Drop
Posted: 11 Jul 2009   Updated: 23 Dec 2009   Views: 199,902   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 83   Popularity: 9.13
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It would probably be like Cinch a MVVM framework for WPF
Posted: 30 Dec 2009   Updated: 30 Dec 2009   Views: 71,677   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 53   Popularity: 8.57
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A threading component that shows failures/busy status and data.
Posted: 23 Mar 2010   Updated: 23 Mar 2010   Views: 63,929   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.56
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Simple article showing how you to embed PicLens in your own apps
Posted: 31 Mar 2010   Updated: 31 Mar 2010   Views: 248,324   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 115   Popularity: 10.28
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This is true code, what you say
Posted: 21 Apr 2010   Updated: 22 Apr 2010   Views: 99,580   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 7.01
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Showcasing how to use PRISM's regions outside of PRISM.
Posted: 19 Sep 2008   Updated: 27 Apr 2010   Views: 227,754   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 73   Popularity: 9.25
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Binding and using Friendly enums in WPF
Posted: 19 Jul 2009   Updated: 7 May 2010   Views: 393,503   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 116   Popularity: 10.23
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It would probably be like Cinch, an MVVM framework for WPF.
Posted: 7 Aug 2009   Updated: 7 May 2010   Views: 86,805   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 56   Popularity: 8.63
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It would probably be like Cinch, an MVVM framework for WPF.
Posted: 14 Jan 2011   Updated: 14 Jan 2011   Views: 133,765   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 51   Popularity: 8.50
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A look at Fluent APIs and an example of one.
Posted: 26 Oct 2012   Updated: 24 Jan 2013   Views: 152,336   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 104   Popularity: 10.03
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A WPF diagram designer written with MVVM in mind
Posted: 20 Aug 2013   Updated: 20 Aug 2013   Views: 25,388   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 6.02
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Shows how to use PRISM navigation API in VM 1st with child container support
Layout
Posted: 17 Jan 2008   Updated: 13 Feb 2008   Views: 1,264,908   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 780   Popularity: 14.02
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An introduction into the WPF layout system.
Posted: 20 Sep 2008   Updated: 20 Sep 2008   Views: 165,287   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 67   Popularity: 8.92
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A Spider type control tree thingy for WPF.
Libraries
Posted: 15 Apr 2009   Updated: 21 May 2009   Views: 105,745   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 67   Popularity: 8.96
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WPF: A demo of using the Onyx WPF framework.
Posted: 12 Aug 2009   Updated: 4 Sep 2009   Views: 112,894   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 47   Popularity: 8.36
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It would probably be like Cinch, an MVVM framework for WPF.
Posted: 18 Sep 2009   Updated: 5 Dec 2009   Views: 115,319   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 99   Popularity: 9.94
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A code generator for my Cinch MVVM Framework.
Posted: 1 Aug 2009   Updated: 23 Dec 2009   Views: 93,813   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 64   Popularity: 8.95
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It would probably be like Cinch, an MVVM framework for WPF.
Posted: 13 Jun 2010   Updated: 17 Jun 2010   Views: 202,600   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 73   Popularity: 9.18
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM Frameworks.
Posted: 25 Jul 2009   Updated: 7 Aug 2010   Views: 196,948   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 82   Popularity: 9.57
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It would probably be like Cinch, an MVVM framework for WPF.
Posted: 17 Jun 2010   Updated: 1 Jan 2011   Views: 83,297   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 41   Popularity: 7.95
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM frameworks.
Posted: 22 Jul 2010   Updated: 1 Jan 2011   Views: 113,001   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 42   Popularity: 8.05
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM frameworks.
Posted: 3 Aug 2010   Updated: 1 Jan 2011   Views: 47,874   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.56
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM frameworks.
Posted: 7 Aug 2010   Updated: 1 Jan 2011   Views: 217,745   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 49   Popularity: 8.24
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM Frameworks.
Posted: 27 Jul 2010   Updated: 17 Mar 2011   Views: 81,217   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 32   Popularity: 7.34
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If Jack Daniels made MVVM Frameworks
Posted: 11 Jan 2011   Updated: 14 Mar 2012   Views: 125,224   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 38   Popularity: 7.87
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Shows you how to use CinchV2 with Prism 4 with ease.
Styles
Posted: 26 Sep 2008   Updated: 26 Sep 2008   Views: 175,957   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 50   Popularity: 8.15
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How to create Styles in code/and magical Content.
Templates
Posted: 10 Dec 2007   Updated: 26 Feb 2008   Views: 102,088   Rating: 4.66/5    Votes: 39   Popularity: 7.40
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A few tips on how to write well behaved WPF controls.
Posted: 11 Mar 2008   Updated: 5 Apr 2008   Views: 255,736   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 94   Popularity: 9.77
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An introduction into WPF Styles and Templates.
Utilities
Posted: 13 Sep 2007   Updated: 13 Sep 2007   Views: 289,166   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 54   Popularity: 8.45
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A simple WPF media player with media item list.
XAML
Posted: 19 Jan 2008   Updated: 11 Mar 2008   Views: 363,451   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 161   Popularity: 10.66
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An introduction into XAML / code and WPF resources.
Posted: 27 Mar 2008   Updated: 27 Mar 2008   Views: 190,907   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 46   Popularity: 8.16
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Excursions and deviations into the dark recesses of my mind.
Windows Runtime
General
Posted: 30 Oct 2013   Updated: 4 Nov 2013   Views: 26,634   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.81
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A look at an excellent WinRT MVVM framework.
Posted: 4 Nov 2013   Updated: 5 Nov 2013   Views: 21,003   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.61
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StyleMVVM Demo App
Algorithms & Recipes
Evolutional
Posted: 8 Nov 2006   Updated: 8 Nov 2006   Views: 183,489   Rating: 4.72/5    Votes: 54   Popularity: 8.19
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A simple Genetic Algorithm (GA) to solve a card problem.
Posted: 29 Jan 2007   Updated: 29 Jan 2007   Views: 109,568   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.34
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An implementation of Dawkins Biomorphs and some more crazy evolving creatures.
General
Posted: 3 Nov 2006   Updated: 3 Nov 2006   Views: 118,541   Rating: 4.38/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.02
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An AI search to solve the Missionaries and Cannibals problem.
Parsers and Interpreters
Posted: 11 Jan 2009   Updated: 11 Jan 2009   Views: 54,433   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.74
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A look at the Visitor pattern, and a Reflective version.
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
General
Posted: 24 Nov 2006   Updated: 29 Jan 2007   Views: 209,519   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 119   Popularity: 10.09
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AI : An Introduction into Neural Networks (Multi-layer networks / Back Propagation)
Neural Networks
Posted: 11 Dec 2006   Updated: 29 Jan 2007   Views: 223,183   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 93   Popularity: 9.50
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AI: An introduction into neural networks (multi-layer networks / trained by Microbial GA).
Posted: 17 Nov 2006   Updated: 16 May 2007   Views: 680,009   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 255   Popularity: 11.64
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AI : An introduction into Neural Networks
Internet / Network
Network
Posted: 26 Oct 2006   Updated: 26 Oct 2006   Views: 370,059   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 79   Popularity: 9.27
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An article which describes how to obtain a list of network computer names using C# and the NetServerEnum function from the Netapi32.dll.
Parallel Programming
General
Posted: 15 Aug 2009   Updated: 15 Aug 2009   Views: 58,879   Rating: 4.50/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 5.71
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Using the VS2010 Tasks namespace.
Threads, Processes & IPC
General
Posted: 17 Mar 2011   Updated: 10 May 2011   Views: 76,916   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 58   Popularity: 8.69
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A look into using the Task Parallel Library.
Multi-threading
Posted: 17 May 2008   Updated: 9 Aug 2008   Views: 682,648   Rating: 4.77/5    Votes: 521   Popularity: 12.96
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A beginners guide to threading in .NET.
Posted: 10 Aug 2008   Updated: 10 Aug 2008   Views: 186,553   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 125   Popularity: 10.22
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This article will be all about how to thread different types of UIs.
Posted: 5 Jun 2008   Updated: 10 Aug 2008   Views: 300,449   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 265   Popularity: 11.89
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A beginner's guide to threading in .NET.
Posted: 29 Jun 2008   Updated: 10 Aug 2008   Views: 233,492   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 253   Popularity: 11.74
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This article is all about how to control the synchronization of different threads.
Posted: 19 Jul 2008   Updated: 10 Aug 2008   Views: 126,604   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 133   Popularity: 10.08
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This article will be all about how to control the synchronization of different threads.
Ultrabooks
General
Posted: 10 Oct 2012   Updated: 10 Oct 2012   Views: 16,352   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.95
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An article which will use Win8 sensors from the desktop and will show XNA and Javascript interop from WPF
Windows 8 Design
General
Posted: 29 Jan 2013   Updated: 29 Jan 2013   Views: 26,993   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.15
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Simple Windows 8 app that tries to have some fun with sensors
Code Generation
General
Posted: 26 Jan 2008   Updated: 27 Jan 2008   Views: 55,005   Rating: 4.70/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.37
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How to use CodeDOM and CompilerServices to dynamically create assemblies/apps.
Interviews
General
Posted: 26 Aug 2011   Updated: 26 Aug 2011   Views: 62,194   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 65   Popularity: 8.98
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Welcome to our continuing series of Code Project interviews in which we talk to developers about their backgrounds, projects, interests and pet peeves. In this installment we track down Code Project member Sacha Barber.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013   Updated: 23 Aug 2013   Views: 11,460   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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In honour of the 10 million member milestone, CodeProject members Sacha Barber and Daniel Vaughan reflect back on their time as part of the developer community.
Uncategorised Technical Blogs
General
Posted: 11 Nov 2015   Updated: 11 Nov 2015   Views: 2,163   Rating: 4.50/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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I have been a .NET developer for a long time now, and am very very used to dealing with the .NET framework Task library. Obviously here I mean TPL and now Async/Await. So now that I am doing more and more Scala I wanted to see what the equivalent code would be in Scala, […]

Average blogs rating: 4.73

Combo & List Boxes
Extending the List Control
Posted: 3 Mar 2014   Updated: 3 Mar 2014   Views: 17,618   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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At work I was stuck with a small problem when working with the XmlSerializer which I have not been using that much of late. Anyway I started out with something like this small demo program below Where I would get this Xml when I serialized the Order object I had in play. And I would […]
Document / View
Doc/View Internals
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 195,972   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.23
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A while back I was looking at the Infragistics WPf showcase,Tangerine and I was quite jealous about the scrollbars that they managed to use. I mean styling a Button is one thing, but the ScrollBar is made of lost of nasty different control parts, (Part_XXX elements).
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 115,218   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 5.86
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As part of an article that I am creating for www.codeproject.com I decided to look into using the System.Windows.Documents namespace and have a look at seeing if I could make a semi-cool’ish looking document.Now when you use FlowDocuments, there are several container WPF container control
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 27,003   Rating: 3.50/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.05
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A little while ago I wrote an article for www.codeproject.com about using 3D meshes in WPF that were hosting 2d controls, such as Grids, Lists, and User controls.
Files and Folders
Configuration Files
Posted: 24 Apr 2014   Updated: 22 May 2014   Views: 12,391   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Now that we have some of the basic types and pattern matching under our belts, I thought it high time that we learnt a bit about how to organize our own code. Throughout some of the posts we have already been through I have been referring to modules such as the “List module”. In this […]
Grid & Data Controls
General
Posted: 4 Mar 2014   Updated: 4 Mar 2014   Views: 15,402   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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WinRT : How to communicate with WebView Javascript from C# and vice versa
Miscellaneous
General
Posted: 15 Oct 2015   Updated: 15 Oct 2015   Views: 1,921   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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How to use the various loops within Scala
Posted: 15 Oct 2015   Updated: 15 Oct 2015   Views: 9,823   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.23
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Scala types / variables
Posted: 20 Oct 2015   Updated: 20 Oct 2015   Views: 3,012   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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In this post, we will talk about how to create abstract classes, inheritance and also traits.
Posted: 23 Oct 2015   Updated: 23 Oct 2015   Views: 2,040   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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SCALA Extension methods
Posted: 17 Nov 2015   Updated: 17 Nov 2015   Views: 1,770   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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Configuration in Scala
Posted: 20 Nov 2015   Updated: 20 Nov 2015   Views: 2,915   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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I shall attempt to outline some of the ways you could do DI / IOC in Scala
Posted: 14 Dec 2015   Updated: 14 Dec 2015   Views: 1,930   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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Last time we looked at writing unit tests for our code, where we looked at using ScalaTest. This time we will be looking at mocking.
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Scala : multi project sbt setup
Progress Controls
General
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 22 Jun 2009   Views: 138,605   Rating: 4.28/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 5.43
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Ever wanted a slightly different progress bar from the standard WPF Progress bar which looks like the following (IsIndeterminate is like the WinForms Marquee enum value) :  1: <ProgressBar VerticalAlignment="Top" 2: Height="22" IsIndeterminate="True"/
Posted: 4 Jan 2010   Updated: 4 Jan 2010   Views: 98,074   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.61
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A while back I posted a blog post about a simple Circular Progress Bar that I did for WPF.
Shell and IE programming
IE / Explorer plug-ins
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 36,661   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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I was working on something for an upcoming article that I am writing where I am messing around with 3D, and I was having a small issue with a VisualBrush (something to do with Freezable, I never did quite figure it out and came up with a better solution), but along the way of trying [...]
Static & Panel Controls
Custom Controls
Posted: 29 Dec 2009   Updated: 29 Dec 2009   Views: 43,111   Rating: 4.55/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.29
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A while ago I wrote about how to create a scrollable design surface in WPF, and how you could also add friction into the mix.My original post was called “Creating A Scrollable Control Surface In WPF” which can be found at  the following url:http://sachabarber.net/?p=225This original blog p
Applications & Tools
General
Posted: 25 Jul 2016   Updated: 25 Jul 2016   Views: 5,440   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.91
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This time we will look at a simple example of Akka.
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Ok so last time we covered the basics of actors and the actor system (actor fabric) and covered how to send simple messages to actors. This time we will talk about actor hierarchies (supervision) and also actor lifecycles.
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In this post, we will talk about what ‘dead letters’ are within Akka, and also look at how you can monitor for dead letters.
ASP.NET
General
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One of the new things that seems to have past me by when working with ASP MVC / Web API is Attribute Routing. This is not intended to be a big blog post, but will show you one reason why Attribute Routing is useful.   Imagine we have this Web API controller, which are both [&#8230;]
Custom Controls
General
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 24,353   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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A little while ago I mentioned about how important I thought it was to create a brand, and I showed you that you can create some interesting looking controls by Templating/Styling the standard System.Windows controls to create a brand.I also showed you a ScrollViewer and a Tab control which I h
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 45,458   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.52
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WPF has a number of layout Panels that you could use straight out the box, there isWrapPanelStackPanelGridCanvasDockPanelAll of which are great, but occasionally you want something a little bit special. Whilst its probably true that you make most creations using a combination of the existing
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Microsoft have done a great job with LINQ IMHO. However there are times when it might be handy to create your own LINQ extension methods.
Node.js
General
Posted: 4 Mar 2014   Updated: 4 Mar 2014   Views: 14,401   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.29
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I was At work the other day and my boss was pushing (nicely) my team lead and I to create a XMAS present for him. What we basically wanted was to capture certain information about certain event that were occurring in the system in real time and have them sent to a web site. I [&#8230;]
Validation
Validation Controls
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I don’t know about you lot but I work with XML files a bit, but I don’t have to mess around with XSD (xml schema) files that often. And it seems like every time I do I forget what I did last time. To this end I thought I would write this up somewhere, so [&#8230;]
Web Security
General
Posted: 3 Mar 2014   Updated: 3 Mar 2014   Views: 8,042   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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At work I do a mixture of ASP MVC /  WCF and WPF. We have pretty much embraced MVxx frameworks for JavaScript such as Knockout.js and Angular.js, but we recently had to do some truly responsive design web work, which needed to target loads of different form factors.
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App.Config Transforms outside of Web Project
Azure
General
Posted: 2 Jul 2014   Updated: 2 Jul 2014   Views: 10,733   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How to store data from an HTML Canvas as a Byte[] and save it in Azure
Posted: 4 Nov 2014   Updated: 4 Nov 2014   Views: 10,161   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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How to publish a web site from VS2013 to Azure
Posted: 20 Nov 2014   Updated: 24 Nov 2014   Views: 13,697   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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Blob storage / retrieval in Azure
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Azure: Redis cache
Posted: 4 Jun 2015   Updated: 4 Jun 2015   Views: 10,117   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Over the next few weeks I am going to be looking at a couple of things I have had on my back log for a while (I need to get these things done, so I can make my pushy work colleague happy by learning Erlang). One of the things that I have on my back [&#8230;]
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A while back when Azure first came out I toyed with the idea of uploading video content to Azure Blob Storage, and having it play back in my WPF app. At the time (can’t recall exactly when that was, but quite a while ago) I had some major headaches doing this. The problem stemmed from [&#8230;]
Windows Azure Developer Contest
Posted: 8 Nov 2014   Updated: 8 Nov 2014   Views: 2,910   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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How to create a new Virtual Machine using the Compute element of Microsoft Azure
Database
General
Posted: 25 Feb 2015   Updated: 25 Feb 2015   Views: 7,212   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Triggers/Rowcount And NHibernate
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This time we will proceed to look at using Scala to connect to SQL server.
SQL Server
Posted: 14 Dec 2015   Updated: 14 Dec 2015   Views: 2,242   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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So last time we looked at how to use Slick to connect to a SQL server database. This time we look at how to use one of the 2 popular Scala testing frameworks.
SQL Reporting Services
General
Posted: 26 Oct 2015   Updated: 26 Oct 2015   Views: 8,278   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 26   Popularity: 6.74
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The other day at work I had a task that required me to do a bulk insert of data into a SQL server database table. I have obliviously come across (and used in the past) the bcp.exe command line utility. Which is all well and good when you are wanting to run scripts etc etc [&#8230;]
C#
Attributes
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 35,666   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.00
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A while back (can&#8217;t remember exactly when) I started saying I was going to write a bit about RESTFul WCF, you can see my 1st post at http://sachabarber.net/?p=460.
COM Interop
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 45,874   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.95
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About 1 year ago a good friend of mine Marlon Grech wrote a lovely article on MVC + M.
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 20,470   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Lately I have been neglecting my  coding duties a bit in order to go out and get drunk actually. Which I have become a bit tired of now, so I am back onto the code, which is a good place.Now I am in the process of creating another article, and though I can not reveal [...]
General
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 8,850   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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The .NET 3.5 SP1 is full of tricks, just today I found a new property called AlternationCount which is available on all the ItemControl controls such as ItemControl, ListBox etc etc.This simply property can be used to provide some sort of alternative look based on the current value of the Alter
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At work we all try and do our best to be productive. And as software developers we all probably have to author classes, that follow a familiar pattern.
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At work at the moment I am working on a way way cool customisable search that basically allows user to pick source entities and related entities and then pick what fields they would like to show, this is similar to Microsoft&#8217;s CRM Dynamics product, which allows very very sophisticated sea
Posted: 9 Apr 2009   Updated: 9 Apr 2009   Views: 15,183   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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A while back I published a post about creating a friction enabled scrolling canvas in WPF (the old post can be found at http://sachabarber.net/?p=225), which I thought was way cool.
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As part of the new Blend3 release, there is a new Dll called "Microsoft.Expression.Interactivity.dll". This Dll is a pretty cool thing, as it formalises a pattern that many WPF developers have probably already used, in their own manner.
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Sketcher 1 of 3
C++ / CLI
C++/CLI
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 51,369   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.63
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At work we are currently using a very very Agile process, which involves 1/4 hourly builds, which was all going brilliantly with a WPF solution and some Mocks and some NUnit test projects.
Other .NET Languages
F#
Posted: 3 Mar 2014   Updated: 3 Mar 2014   Views: 9,112   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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In this post we will look at F# bindings, in particular we will look at Let / Use / Do. Now you may be asking yourself what a binding is, and since we have not really covered it yet, now would be a good time to talk about this. Quite simply a binding associates an [&#8230;]
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Now I had intended to write a 1/2 decent blog post on F# operators, but then I had a think about this, and too be honest I could not actually see too much merit in simply reiterating what was already freely available on MSDN where it lists ALL of the F# operators.   You can [&#8230;]
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So our journey into F# continues. The next coupe of posts will be about F# types that may or may not have standard .NET equivalents. This post will be talking about tuples.   What Are Tuples A tuple is a grouping of unnamed but ordered values, possibly of different types.
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As most of you know I am a C# kind of guy.  So whenever I want to do a bit of mucking about where I just want to try something out I will typically just spin up an instance of LINQPad and try stuff out in there. If things grow too much and I need [&#8230;]
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So this is the 1st post in my F# series. So what are we going to cover then? Well as many programmers well know, it is customary to start with a “Hello World” example. So we will be doing just that. So without further ado, what does it take to create a stand alone “Hello [&#8230;]
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  OK so our F# journey continues. We have looked at some of the basic building block types such as Records/Tuples, it is now time to look at Discriminated Unions. Discriminated unions provide support for values that can be one of a number of possible values.
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If C# there is a concept of null for reference types and Nullable class for value types (structs). For value type this can take one of the following 2 forms (for demo purposes I am using a int type here, but the type could be any value type) Nullable int?   These are both equivalent. [&#8230;]
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Any serious programming you do in any language will always involve lists. As such you will be pleased to know that F# has very very good support for Lists, by way of its List module. A list in F# is an ordered, immutable series of elements of the same type.   Creating Lists In F# [&#8230;]
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No language would be complete without arrays (at least in my opinion). They are an excellent structure.
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Now that we have some of the basic types and pattern matching under our belts, I thought it high time that we learnt a bit about how to organize our own code. Throughout some of the posts we have already been through I have been referring to modules such as the “List module”. In this [&#8230;]
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As previously stated F# allows different styles of programming that is you can use of or all of the following: Functional Imperative OO In F# you have choices and you are free to mix and match these styles to suit your needs.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014   Updated: 23 Apr 2014   Views: 13,291   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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So in the last bog, we wrapped up a part of this series, which was to do with the functional programming aspect of F#. We will now begin the “Imperative Programming” section.
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We continue our journey into F#, and this time we will look at recursion. We have already seen this in a number of places, namely when we talked about Lists and also Pattern Matching. So some of this should be vaguely familiar to you.
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We now start the OO leg of our F# journey, where we will look at how to create classes (generic classes too) and use OO things like inheritance/interfaces, and we shall also look at how to use events within our classes, and how to use reflection to do meta programming against our classes instances.
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Last time we looked at the List module, and we now proceed to look at the sequence module. You will in fact see a lot of similarities with the sequence module compared to the list module. The main difference between F# lists and F# sequence is pretty much the same as it is in C#|VB [&#8230;]
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So last time we looked at Arrays, this time we will look at another core F# technique called pattern matching. Patterns are rules for transforming input data.
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So we are about 1/2 way through the OO segment of our F# journey, we just have this article and one other to do.
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This time we will wrap up the OO leg of our F# journey, by looking into using reflection.
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Ok so we just wrapped up the final dedicated chunk of the main F# areas, where we looked at OO Programming in F#. These last couple of articles will be miscellaneous ones that I could no really find a home for. This one in particular will be on Active Patterns.
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One of the things you will most likely need to do when you work with any language is format text, and surprise surprise F# is no different.
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We are nearing the end of one of the main sections of this function series, but we have yet to look at one of the main elements you will see when using F#, which is signatures of functions. In order to understand function signatures we will be revisiting our own old friend the “FSI Window”.
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We continue our OO journey, and this time we look at events within classes.
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In this post we will look at using a reactive programming paradigm within F#. There may be some of you that have used the Reactive Extensions (Rx), I am in fact a massive fan boy of Rx, and really enjoy what it can bring to a project, in particular I think a UI project benefits [&#8230;]
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Last time we looked at reactive programming, and this time we will look at a very cool feature of F# which is called asynchronous workflows. It is fair to say that the new Async-Await syntax bears more than a passing resemblance to F# async workflows.
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Last time we looked at the Async class, and examined some of its core functions. This time we will be looking at using some Task Parallel Library (TPL) classes, namely Task, and Task. We will also examine how the Async module can be used in conjunction with TPL.
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In this post we will examine how F# can be used to do various tasks that you may have commonly use C#/VB.NET for. It will also show how to interop between F#/C# and vice versa. I have already shown some of the content here in previous posts, so apologies for that in advance.
Forth .NET
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How to do scheduling with Quartz.Net
.NET Framework
General
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Entity framework 7 in memory provider test
XAML
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I was at work the other day and I had a situation where I needed to use a nullable enum. I wanted this to be available within a ComboBox but It was not compulsary for the users to select something. I also wanted to allow the ComboBox to print a friendly name of the Enum [&#8230;]
LINQ
General
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Getting LineNumber(s) in your XLINQ
Win32/64 SDK & OS
Active Directory
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For those of us fortunate enough to own Windows Vista we can now see transparent windows that show the content behind our window through a glass window. This is down to the Desktop Windows Manager ability to extend the glass effect into the client area.
Windows API
General
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This blog post is a strange one in a lot of ways, it is more of me pointing out a set of recipes and linking through to a related article. So  what are the recipes, and what will it show you, the reader how to do? Well I am going to start with a wee [&#8230;]
Windows Powershell
General
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Powershell selecting from SQL Server
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How to use PowerShell to carry out REST operations such as GET/POST
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Powershell: Get process stats
Windows Presentation Foundation
General
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 10 Sep 2009   Views: 61,954   Rating: 4.56/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.15
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recently at work I was asked to look into Localization techniques when working with WPF/XAML.
Posted: 11 Nov 2009   Updated: 11 Nov 2009   Views: 15,271   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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WPF: Tube Planner Using A Guided Search
Posted: 4 Jan 2010   Updated: 4 Jan 2010   Views: 10,930   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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WPF: New Threading Component
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Where I work we deal with FX (Foreign Exchange), and as such we have to deal with a lot of different holidays both for all the countries of the world and the 2 currencies normally involved in a FX deal. We would also typically like to show this to theuser by way of a blacked [&#8230;]
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This article is my first one for quite a while, there is a reason for that but I will not bore you all with that. Anyway I have written this article after a little time off. So what does it do, what is this article about? I decided to spend a bit of time to [&#8230;]
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A short post about how you can easily bind to nullable enums value in WPF
Windows Runtime
General
Posted: 3 Mar 2014   Updated: 3 Mar 2014   Views: 7,262   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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About a year ago I contacted by this uber sharp american guy called Ian Johnson, who asked me if I would be so kind as to review his upcoming Windows 8 MVVM library. I stated that I was currently on holiday, but when I got back I would be glad to. Now I have been [&#8230;]
Sponsored Articles
Posted: 4 Mar 2014   Updated: 4 Mar 2014   Views: 10,892   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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So I have just finished doing my 1st WinRT demo article (and yes it is for an article for codeproject), which I will have up soon. Coming from a place where I was working a lot with WPF I thought it might be a good idea to capture some of my thoughts/current gripes when working [&#8230;]
Date and Time
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Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 31,472   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 2.56
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How to call a method asynchronously but have a timeout
DLLs & Assemblies
General
Posted: 12 Sep 2009   Updated: 12 Sep 2009   Views: 40,662   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.40
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As some of you may know I have been working on a code generator for my Cinch MVVM framework, which I am pleased to say I am nearly done with. The last stumbling block has been that I need to extract a bunch of Namespaces from Assemblies that the main code referenced, which I want [...]
Exception Handling
General
Posted: 2 Feb 2015   Updated: 2 Feb 2015   Views: 9,586   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.13
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Transient Exception Handling
Internet / Network
Client/Server Development
Posted: 26 Aug 2014   Updated: 26 Aug 2014   Views: 11,531   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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ZeroMq #3: Socket Options/Identity And SendMore
General
Posted: 20 Aug 2014   Updated: 26 Aug 2014   Views: 18,874   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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What Is ZeroMQ ZeroMq is a C library that contains a bunch of insane sockets, that provide a very very cool abstraction over the typical socket code you would find yourself writing. It provides building blocks by way of a standard set of sockets that have been built with certain scenarios in mind.
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Last time we looked at how to use the Poller to work with multiple sockets, and detect their readiness. This time we will continue to work with the familiar request/response model that we have been using thus far.
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Last time we looked at how to send from multiple sockets. Believe it or not we have pretty much introduced most of the core concepts you will need.
Threads, Processes & IPC
Thread Pooling
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 17,999   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.43
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As part of an ongoing article I am just about to finish, I needed a thread safe ObservableCollection. Now the native .NET framework doesn&#8217;t have one of those, but luckily it supplies you with the right job to create one using some of the Threading APIs.Here is what I came up with.
Tools and IDE
General
Posted: 13 Oct 2015   Updated: 13 Oct 2015   Views: 2,742   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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One possible way of getting all you need to start experimenting with Scala
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In this post, I will go through some of the common things you may want to do with SBT.
Code Generation
General
Posted: 2 Nov 2009   Updated: 2 Nov 2009   Views: 17,985   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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I must admit I kinda missed the boat with T4 templates and what was capable of them, which annoys me, so I set out to try and have a look at them the other day, but low and behold Karl Shifflett has beaten me to it.
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WinRT: Asynchronous Code in SearchPane.SuggestionsRequested
Uncategorised Technical Blogs
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Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 18,230   Rating: 4.20/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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If you are working with WinForms or WPF you will more than likely run into some long running operation that you would like to run in a new thread. A novice may actually try and create a new Thread, which is ok, but that means you are responsible for the entire lifecycle of your new [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 55,339   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 2.80
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Of late I have been working with Net Advantage for WPF by Infragistics, but today we didn&#8217;t really need the fully functionality of a DataGrid and needed a rather lighter weight component (basically simply sorting list, no paging, no grouping&#8230;just a list), so I turned my attention ba
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 23,065   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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I have worked with XAML/WPF for a while now, but it wasn&#8217;t until recently I thought about generic support in XAML.
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 8,140   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.30
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As we all know one of the things that LINQ gives us is anonymous types that can be used by using the selection query operator, such as  1: var x = new { DateNow = DateTime.Now };  Which will give us an anonymous type with a single DateTime property called "DateNow", which i
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As some of you that have worked with XAML and Generics may know, there is currently no support for Generics in XAML (that is no support for direct binding of methods that use generics).So consider this problemThat I have various bits of static data that are used through out the system, that are
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During the course of the WPF project we are working on at work, we decided to go down the Agile/XP/TDD/Mocks/Continuous Integration route, which means Unit tests, lots of them.We are using NUnit, which I really like, but we are also using WPF, we are obviously using the latest/greatest patterns
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At work we are using the Infragistics .NET Advantage For WPF, one control of which is the xamDataGrid.
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 18,312   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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One of the great things about WPF is that it separates the functionality of a control from the way it looks, this has become known as &#8220;lookless controls&#8221;. Which is great, but how can we ensure that our custom controls behave and also have a default look in the first place.
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 14,341   Rating: 3.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.10
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There are some great things in the .NET 3.5 SP1 for sure, one of them is very useful which is the new StringFormat Binding property, which means that you do not need to write ValueConverters any more to create a formatted value for the Binding.
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 11,611   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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I have done a number of projects that all parse RSS Feeds using XLINQ. Which in itself is awesome, and much easier than using old XML techniques. Where I would so something like 1: public static List LoadLatestPictures() 2: { 3: try 4: [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 27,633   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.77
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I am working on a 3D article in WPF, and I wanted to use an ImageBrush but was having some issues with it, so I decided to split this out into a small test app.I had the following setupAnd I simply wanted to test this out by creating an ImageBrush that I could use to [...]
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You know when there is something you have done a million times, but for the life of you, you just can&#8217;t seem to be able to remember how to do it. Well responding to mouse movements, is my bug bear.Today I had to drag an element in a container in WPF, and try as I [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 44,960   Rating: 4.41/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.23
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Have you ever had a requirement that called for the user to be able to scroll around a large object, such as a diagram. Well I have, and I have just started working on a hobby project where I need just such a feature. We probably all know that WPF has a ScrollViewer control which [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 37,292   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Well I had a great day yesterday, and quite a surprising one, I had an issue with an idea I was working on, so naturally I turned to Josh Smith.And guess what I, yes me the mere mortal managed to teach Josh something about WPF&#8230;Ha Ha, check that.So here is what I taught Josh&#8230;..(still
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For the last 2 months Jan/Feb 2008, I have won the C# article of the month at codeproject, and as such, I receive a lot of free software. Which I normally don&#8217;t ever look at. The reason for this is simple. I write articles to share with people, so these free bits of software really [...]
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I have started looking at 3D again in WPF. I have in the past blogged about the Viewport2DVisual3D 3D WPF element. Well for what I am working on I didn&#8217;t need to be able to put 2D interactive elements on a 3D surface, but I did want the 3D object to able to respond to [...]
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The other day I was working on something for a Codeproject article, where I needed to bind part of my UI to an underlying data object. I want to use all the good validation thing such as a Validation Style to use for my TextBox, and also the use of the new .NET 3.5 interface [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 24,545   Rating: 1.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 0.30
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Now some time ago I wrote an article at Codeproject that was a simple contact keeper which used LINQ / XLINQ and one of its core requirements was an editable datagrid.The article was published at Codeproject and can be found right here.Those that use WPF will know that there is NO native contro
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In this blog entry I will discuss what you need to do to successfully interop Winforms with a WPF application and vice versaIn order to evaluate these 2 different interop methods, 2 demo projects have been created which carry out the functionality shown below :.NET Winforms userControl within a .
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As part of a beginners WPF series (Beginners WPF series) that I am writing at codeproject, I just start to write an article on DependancyProperties. As part of that, I started to write a bunch of demo projects to illustrate the joy of DependancyProperties to people.
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From time to time when you are using XLINQ to query XML data, you may find that you are dealing with a very large XML file. Loading a very large XML file using the standard XLINQ Load() method may not be appropraite due to the size of the XML file. Instead some sort of streaming [...]
Posted: 17 Jun 2009   Updated: 17 Jun 2009   Views: 150,572   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.77
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Today we had a requirement to do some pretty strange stuff in SQL which required us to call an encryption library in SQL server. This is something I had not done before, so I thought I would blog about it.There are several steps involved.1.
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A while ago I wanted to use the new .NET 3.5 SP1 WebBrowser control is a small demo WPF app that I was using to display streamed YouTube videos. And guess what, I was way disappointed the supposedly new rad control, was a con and it was actually no better than using a WPF Frame [...]
Posted: 27 Nov 2009   Updated: 27 Nov 2009   Views: 8,420   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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I was at work the other day and one of my work collegues asked me how to create a Rating control (you know the ones with the stars). I talked him through how to do it, but whilst doing so I thought I might have a go at that if I get a spare hour [...]
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The other day I was doing a new View for a WPF app that we are working on, that required a DataTemplate that consisted something like the following: <Expander x:Name="exp" Background="Transparent&#34
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The other day I finished up a small demo app that I was writing over at www.codeproject.com which covers several of the new Windows7 features such as TaskBars/JumpLists.The finished article looks like this  The idea behind this demo app is actually very simple, I wanted to show ho
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I have never really been to actively involved with the build part of setting up continuous deployment environment, as such I have not had too much exposure to MsBuild.exe, ok I have done a bit with Nant.exe before, but MsBuild is still pretty novel to me.
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At work I am lucky enough to work with a few bright chaps (sadly some of them are a lot youger than me, which is making me question my existence , but on the other hand it is always good to learn new things). One of those new things for me happened the other day, [&#8230;]
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The other days someone posted some code about how to make Async/Await easier to work with. What they went for was not correct, and looked more like RXs model of OnNext/OnError/OnCompleted. The reason it was wrong is that it did not support awaiting.
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WinRT : Simple Schedule Control
Posted: 4 Mar 2014   Updated: 4 Mar 2014   Views: 10,712   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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Reactive Command With Dynamic Predicates
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Untitled 1 In the past I have used a few IOC containers such as Castle MEF Where I work now they are using Unity which is not something I have looked at in earnest before, so I decided to have a quick look at it, and post a small demo project. So lets have a [&#8230;]
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In my spare time at the moment (not that I have much of it) I am sharing time between several things Angular.js WinRT Azure   Pretty much in that order. Although I have not actually written any blog posts or codeproject articles on WinRT / Metro yet, I assure you that I will be doing [&#8230;]
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As some of you may know I am mainly into WPF/WCF and that sort of stuff, however I like to keep my toe in what is going on within the web world. A while ago (a year I think) I worked with a collegue who was trying to create a TPL like Task construct in [&#8230;]
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So we continue our journey into more of the F# types. This time we will be looking at Record types.
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In this post we will look at how to handle exceptions.
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Awaitable console application
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F# for beginners series
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AutoMocking Container
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In this article we continue the OO leg of our F# journey. So this time we will look at abstract classes / overriding methods and how to implement interfaces   Abstract Methods / Virtual Method F# like the rest of the .NET languages allow you to mark a method (function) as abstract.
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So we continue our journey into more of the F# types. This time we will be looking at Record types.   How Do I Create A Record When you create a new F# record, it may remind you of anonymous objects in C#. Here is how you create them. I think they are quite similar [&#8230;]
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Last time we introduced ZeroMq and also talked about the fact that there was a native C# port by way of the NetMq library, which as I  said we will be using from here on out. I also mentioned that the power of ZeroMq comes from a bunch of pre-canned sockets, which you can use [&#8230;]
Posted: 27 Aug 2014   Updated: 27 Aug 2014   Views: 12,804   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Multiple sockets polling
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Last time we looked at using ZeroMQ to use a “Divide And Conquer” pattern to distribute work to a number of workers and then combine the results again. Since I wrote that last post I have had a bit of think about this series of posts, and realised that nothing I can say here would [&#8230;]
Posted: 11 Sep 2014   Updated: 11 Sep 2014   Views: 9,991   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Paper effect Google maps
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SignalR + RX Streaming Data Demo App
Posted: 15 Dec 2014   Updated: 15 Dec 2014   Views: 8,041   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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NetMQ + RX Streaming Data Demo App
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NetMQ: Documentation II
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Scala properties/classes
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WebApi POST + [ISerializable] + JSON .NET
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In this post we will look at some of the core concepts around persistent actors. Which may seem strange since so far I have been saying that Akka is great cos it is lock free and each actor is stateless. Truth is there are times where some sort immutable state, just can’t be avoided, and [&#8230;]
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Sacha Barber
Software Developer (Senior)
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I currently hold the following qualifications (amongst others, I also studied Music Technology and Electronics, for my sins)

- MSc (Passed with distinctions), in Information Technology for E-Commerce
- BSc Hons (1st class) in Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence

Both of these at Sussex University UK.

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I am lucky enough to have won a few awards for Zany Crazy code articles over the years

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  • And numerous codeproject awards which you can see over at my blog


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