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Applications & Tools
General
Posted: 21 May 2013   Updated: 21 May 2013   Views: 622   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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Browser testing is one of those web development tasks we intend should do, but time and the complexities of keeping the right browsers and versions installed often get in the way. To help simplify the task of Internet Explorer compatibility testing, Microsft created Modern.ie. We’ll give you a
HTML / CSS
CSS
Posted: 18 Jul 2011   Updated: 18 Jul 2011   Views: 29,647   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.81
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The CSS box model defines the border and spacing around an HTML element. We'll take a closer look at how it works.
Posted: 7 Sep 2011   Updated: 27 Sep 2011   Views: 32,799   Rating: 4.63/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 5.78
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The CSS3 Color Module is now a W3C Recommendation. Let's see what that means for your sites.
Interviews
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Posted: 17 Jul 2013   Updated: 17 Jul 2013   Views: 11,221   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.10
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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 talk to David Rodriguez, Lead Engineer on the Cloud Team at DNN.
Scrapbook
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Posted: 7 Feb 2013   Updated: 12 Feb 2013   Views: 15,257   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.23
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CodeProject wants to help women get involved and build careers in programming. What can we do? We asked some prominent female programmers, and this is what we learned.
Posted: 12 Feb 2013   Updated: 22 Apr 2014   Views: 13,164   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
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Whether you're starting out and want to get a first taste of programming, looking to connect with other women in science and technology, or want to be inspired by the amazing work being done by women, check out these resources.

Average blogs rating: 4.83

Shell and IE programming
IE Programming
Posted: 22 Jan 2014   Updated: 22 Jan 2014   Views: 2,530   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.20
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TL;DR version: I wrote some course materials and sample code for teaching the basics of Ruby programming to middle-school kids. The course is called RubyStory and teaches just enough Ruby to create a choose-your-own-adventure style storytelling game. Last year my older daughter started fifth grade a
Amazon Web Services
General
Posted: 7 Jan 2013   Updated: 7 Jan 2013   Views: 4,395   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Online services are going to steal all of our content and use it to enrich themselves. Or maybe they're not. It makes for great paranoid headlines whenever a popular site updates their terms of services, but what's really happening here?
Cross Platform
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Posted: 18 Feb 2013   Updated: 18 Feb 2013   Views: 4,741   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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I thought it would be a good idea to go back and check on some new developments, both platforms and tools, that may give you some new note-syncing options.
Code Generation
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Posted: 30 Sep 2013   Updated: 30 Sep 2013   Views: 8,558   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Some tips on what to write and how to organize your writing into something coherent and readable.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013   Updated: 30 Sep 2013   Views: 5,501   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Some tips and tricks for programmers who haven't done much writing that will help you get started and find early success that fuels more writing.
Work Issues
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Posted: 20 Dec 2012   Updated: 20 Dec 2012   Views: 2,441   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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I'm going to share my experience of doing one of my first real coding projects, however small it may be, right out in public for everyone to see.
Interviews
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Posted: 20 Dec 2012   Updated: 20 Dec 2012   Views: 3,657   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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I heartily recommend reading through these interviews to get a good idea of what tools and techniques working developers are actively using today and the new technologies they're embracing for tomorrow.
Scrapbook
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Posted: 20 Dec 2012   Updated: 20 Dec 2012   Views: 1,835   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Once upon a time, the Internet was a much smaller place, but still full of incredible things that suddenly made our pre-Internet world seem small and plain by comparison. But you couldn't find it all very easily. It was like wandering around in the dark and occasionally stumbling upon something inte
Reviews on Third Party Products and Tools
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Posted: 7 Jan 2013   Updated: 7 Jan 2013   Views: 3,369   Rating: 0.0 / 5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.0
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2012 was the second full year back using a Mac as my full-time work machine since the mid-90s. The transition from Lion to Mountain Lion hasn't been smooth as I would have liked, but it's still a nice place to get some work done.In theory, I don't need many tools to get my daily work accomplished: a
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Terrence Dorsey
Technical Writer ESPN
United States United States
Terrence Dorsey is a technical writer, editor and content strategist specializing in technology and software development. He is currently a Senior Technical Writer at ESPN working on data & architecture API services. He previously was Director of Content Development at CodeProject and Senior Editor of MSDN Magazine and TechNet Magazine. His writing has appeared in MSDN Magazine, Application Development Trends and Redmond Magazine.
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