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29 Apr 2013 - 5 May 2013
164 articles overall. 89 new, 75 updated.
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- Amber Alerts in the Cloud - Shayne P Boyer
Putting the alerts in your hands through the use of Azure
- Azure is Not Smart, It is a Genius - Ahmed Gaber (Biga)
This article is for "Discover the Cloud" challenge.
- Mobile Spy - Pavan Wadawadagi
This demonstrates building of a web app using Azure that tracks a lost mobile.
- White Stone Business Network: Bringing Businesses Closer to Their Customers - JoewyCodes
White Stone Helps Businesses Give Their Customers Greater Value for their Money.
- My Library - DRJanssen
An Azure lending library for me and my friends.
- Freeing People from Drugs Addiction - freshbreeze
Cloud Solution to help Patients to get rid of Drug Addiction and take medicines on time. Failing to take drug will trigger notifications to Doctors. Drug reminders will be available in Live Calendar and Proofs for taken medicines will be stored in SkyDrive.
- Where I've been - Christopher Burts
A personal tracker of stuff you've done and things you want to do
- Patient Treatment Notification - corbormite
Real-time notification of updates to patient treatments in hospital bed
- Film App for the Mobile Cloud generation - Milan Shah
Rethinking an existing app for the cloud
- Extending Modern Apps to the Web: Slot Machine - jluhman
How to take an existing Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Modern app and extend it to the web.
- Interview Question Practice - Nidhin Pattaniyil
Using Azure to create a site to practice interview questions
- Jotdown - Mohan Mallampalli
A HTML5 note taking app capable of capturing Video notes.
- Bus Catcher - pawel_sawicz
Bus Catcher will be an application in cloud storage for finding public transport location such as bus, tram, rail, etc.
- Check Off Challenge - Sam Calma
A crowd sourced check off challenge that will leverage Windows Azure mobile services.
- Metro Web CMS - Super Nubes
- Rate my Box Art - C. Dunn
View and rate box art for your favorite Xbox games!
- Wiki-Tutorials on Windows Azure - wniroshan
A place where people can create interactive tutorials and learn
- Azure Knowledge Base - MartinDGut
An Azure Database to hold a Knowledge Base
- Lunch in the Middle - Member 10020223
Now that more and more of us work out of our homes, it is more difficult to stay connected to our colleagues. One way to stay connected is to dine together. This application allows you to quickly locate a lunch spot between one or more locations.
- The Dating Website - Wong Shao Voon
- Learning Center Electronic Signin - radv
Time to automate the sign-in and sign-out process at the pre-school. Get it online, real-time and in the cloud
- Cloud-based Interactive Kiosk and Digital Signage - Karlkim
Windows Azure Developer Challenge: Cloud-based interactive Kiosk and Digital Signage
- Enhancing Church Worship With The Cloud - Stan Bice
Imagine connecting church worship attenders with real-time content.
- Converting a Windows 7 desktop application to Windows 8 and Azure - DThrasher
Converting a Windows 7 desktop application to Windows 8 and Azure.
- SOCIOBOARD – A Social Media Management and Analytics Platform - Ghosh, Sumit
SOCIOBOARD – A Social Media Management and Analytics Platform
- Donate your Blood - @AmitGajjar
This website will help those people who actually need blood at the right time.
- LookFit - A HTML5 Web App hosted in the cloud - JonB3232
Windows Azure Development Challenge
- Azure Storage Explorer - wilfriedwoivre
Websites to explore a Windows Azure Table Storage
- Portal for sharing Process Monitor analysis scripts - Faisal Mansoor
Collaborative system troubleshooting
- Mobile Multi-Platform Magic Life Counter - Justin Wicker
A simple web app that allows you to keep track of simple things like life totals, commander damage and card totals without having to download a mobile app or spend money.
- Cloud TimeTracker - blaisem
My entry for the Windows Azure Developer Challenge.
- CardTruth - Have fun gifting your friends! - Corey Hochman
A social gifting and communicating platform that would allows you to send a video or written message to someone on Facebook.
- Rankable - Rankable Vikas
Reporting system for SEO campaigns
- Location based profile tracking and messaging - katant
A system where users can login using Windows Azure Active Directory Access Control and create a profile.
- Windows Azure, Expedition to the Cloud Apps and Web Hosting - Vn-ABC
Steps to host Web sites on the Windows Azure Cloud
- Creating Professional Invoices with Windows Azure - Darrin.ca
Developing and deploying an invoicing application on Windows Azure
- eDude - Ashish_Avinash
- PerCCloud - Abhishek Nandy
Taking Perceptual Computing to Cloud
- Bus Line - alienboal
You're a small city Google overlooked, and you want to catch a bus,this app will help.
- Comics Subscription Tracker - mf81
This will be a lightweight site that helps the user track their weekly comics subscriptions.
- Locate the Urn Position on the Shelf - BigWCat
Be able located the urn from the shelf, which has 2000 slots.
- Web Reach - Pointe Smart
Using Azure to help reach our customers.
- Academic Newsletter Generator - Hari Maurya
Academic Newsletter Generator is document preparation online application that makes it very easy to generate fully customized documents like Newsletter, Event News etc.
- Daily Update: Saving the web a day at a time - NimDriz
A site that helps users keep up to date with whatever content they enjoy on the web.
- LiteDispatch - Azure WebSite - Enrique Albert
Deployment of a ASP MVC application to AzureWebSites using GitHub integration and Simple Membership using SQL-CE and EF
- Document Storage and Retrieval using Cloud Technology - robert.williamson_sogeti
Integrate SQL Azure and BLOB Storage into an MVC 4.0 app for document storage and retrieval.
- CTM - Clone To Modify Pattern - Paulo Zemek
This article presents a pattern to create immutable objects, which have thread-safe guarantee among others, and which also support modifications throught clonning, yet avoiding excessive intermediate clones.
- Code Project Catalog FAQ - Sean Ewington
This is an FAQ for the Code Project Catalog. It can be modified by any Silver member.
- A Coder Interview With Oren Eini - CodeProject, Ayende @ Rahien
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 Oren Eini, perhaps best known for his work on RavenDB.
- Date and Time Data Types and Functions - SQL Server (2000, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012) - Shemeer NS
SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 Date and Time Data Types and Functions with Sample SQL Statements. Data Type Tables, Function Tables
- DBTool for Oracle - Part 1 - Espen Harlinn
Enhance productivity and reliability, write your own tools.
- ADO+.NET - Paulo Zemek
This library is intended to "replace" ADO.NET by solving type mismatches and by creating typed readers that are faster and easier to use than DataTables.
- String Data Types and Functions - SQL Server (2000, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012) - Shemeer NS
SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 Character String Data Types and Functions with Sample SQL Statements. Quick reference, Data Type Tables, Function Tables
- Clock - karthik cad/cam
Simple clock using line transform.
- Engineering Calculator VOLTA-2013 - DrABELL
Productivity software package VOLTA-2013 developed as HTML5 web application and converted into desktop installable one using Intel’s AppUp encapsulator. Application extension Jobrica-2013 utilizes geolocation/GPS service and Bing map technology to find Job Agencies in search area.
New Tips and Tricks added
- GIF Animation in WPF - Jawahar Suresh Babu
A library which provides an option to play animated sprite sheets
Tips and Tricks updated
New Technical Blogs added
Technical Blogs updated
- Comparisons in C++ - David Corne
This is about the comparison operators in C++ and making them easy to implement.
- Using an Access, MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQLite database from VBA - Pragmateek
[toc] Introduction Note to pedantic guys: yes Access is not a database engine, only the graphical front-end to Jet/ACE, but we’ll stand with this simplification. The sample application (Excel + VBA) and the SQL source code are available in this … Continue reading →
- MonoGame: Using libraries with Windows Phone projects - Simon Jackson
A challenge faced by the MonoGame team when they created Windows Phone 8 support was that XNA is actually included with the platform, this created a unique challenge because it was a direct contradiction to the XNA support being provided by MonoGame itself, this caused no end of problems until ̷
- Binding without WPF - Nick Polyak
Here we are going to talk about the binding concept and how it can be re-implemented outside of WPF without being tied to the visual libraries or the UI threads.
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