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Win One of 125 Windows 8 Tablets or 27" All-in-Ones, and your Share of $100,000
The Intel App Innovation
Contest 2013 is here! Submit your Big Idea for a Windows 8 Desktop App in one
of six categories for your chance at a Tablet or All-in-One. 125 CodeProject finalists
will take home a tablet or all-in-one and go on to Phase 2 where they will complete
their app and go against finalists from CodeProject and other developer communities
in India, China and Russia.
The best app from each of the six categories (Entertainment, Games, Education,
Healthcare, Finance, Retail) will win $10,000, the best app from each platform (Tablet
and All-in-One) will take home $10,000, and the overall grand prize winner will
be awarded a $20,000 prize (plus fame and bragging rights…). Stay tuned for more
details when the contest launches this Wednesday July 24.
...and another holiday.
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or Provincial Day) so we're all out today soaking up as much of the sunlight as
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146 articles overall. 56 new, 90 updated.
New articles added
- D&B and Social Media - CJRii
Use of social media with D&B data to help better understand a company's needs.
- Enhanced Skype Chatter Robot - Osman Kalache
An Enhanced Skype Chatter Bot, with a friendly user interface, programable knowledge base, testing interface with Export/Import knowledge base to files
- A Coder Interview With Tugdual Grall - CodeProject, Tugdual Grall
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 Tugdual Grall, a developer and evangelist working on the Couchbase NoSQL database team.
- Microsoft C# Coding Standards and Best Practices - MaulikDusara
Anybody can write code. With a few months of programming experience, you can write 'working applications'. Making it work is easy, but doing it the right way requires more work than just making it work.
- Review of SnappHQ - Peteris Krumins
I recently had the opportunity to try Snapp, an elastic cloud Platform-as-a-Service for .NET applications. It's the first PaaS that includes a configurable staging and production environments for .NET applications.
- PerceptualPhotoViewer - sandeepkumar.sgnr
It is an innovative idea in the world of technologies which will capture photo, making video, navigate among photos and videos on viewer by understanding user’s voice, touch and gesture.
- ChronoZooms - Wilson PS
How do you see time? Or better yet how do you visualize time when explaining to students about the concepts of the Big Bang theory from 13 Billion years ago? Now not only can help your students understand what 13B years ago looks like you can experience Big History in a fascinating new way.
- xii-Knights board game - Sanjay K. Gupta
xii-Knights duel-user board game for family/friends.
- Coupon Drive - apmyhr
Easily capture and store coupon information on your W8 Intel Tablet.
- Barcode scanner - vasu6630
barcode scanner scans barcodes on products then look up prices and reviews. You can also scan Data Matrix and QR Codes containing URLs, contact info, etc.
- DrumHead - Roman Pylypets
Become a real drummer without the drum set.
- Film Festival Heat Map - Milan Shah
Mapping attendess of Indie Film Festivals locations on a heat map is a great real time predictor of what's hot right now
- Location Sharing - vigneshvergil
Sharing location with neighbour's
- Tablet Tutor App - BacchusBeale
Education App Idea for Windows 8 Tablet
- Super-easy 3D multiplayer games maker - Ashraf Samy Hegab
- Lock-Out Tag-Out Compliance Management System - Randy Thon
- Pairs-Trader - Hermit Dave
A helper for statistical arbitrage
- App Innovation Campus Mate - danielu13
App Innovation Entry in Tablet/AIO: Education Category
- Nations Online Volunteers Experience [NOW] - Arun Murugesan(cse)
An application that allows Online Volunteers (OVs) to access their web-based platform and interact with their host organization and other volunteers (online or on-site)
- The Orchestrated Entertainment Quiz Show - Steve Vink
Have Fun, Get Social, Raise Money
- Combining a Physical and Virtual Store - Remco U
Tablet/Smart phone application to combine a physical and virtual store
- Doctors Booking - shafeeqthayyil
Doctors Telephonic Booking System
- KeepMeAwake - @AmitGajjar
This is windows 8 application to keep your work hard at exam time.
- Eduheap - marwah.kshitij
A way of learning and teaching people around the Country
- All-In-One Photo Touch - Asaf Shelly
Popular AppUp Photo Touch adjusted for All-In-One
- PowerShell 4.0 - What's new? - Oliver Kohl D.Sc.
This article presents you the latest powershell technology like new or extended cmdlets, Desired State Configuration, Windows Management Framework 4.0 and more
- Entity Framework in WinForms - Bernardo Castilho
A component that makes it easy to use Entity Framework in WinForms projects, including design-time binding support.
- A Comparison on Data Access Methods - Part 1 - Dr. Song Li
This is the part 1 of a comparison on Data Access methods in the .NET environment.
- DBTool – Part 2: Harlinn.Oracle - Espen Harlinn
A reflection based wrapper for the Oracle Data Provider for .NET – allows your application to dynamically load the Oracle.DataAccess.dll assembly installed on your client’s computer.
- A Custom Message Box - Syed M Hussain
This article explains how to develop a custom message box in C#.
- SourceGrid - Open Source C# Grid Control - Davide Icardi
SourceGrid is a free open source grid control. Supports virtual grid, custom cells and editors, advanced formatting options and many others features
- Java Thread Tutorial - Arash M. Dehghani
This tutorial contains everything you need to know about basic threading (concurrency) in the Java language, simple and easy. Includes diagrams and code samples for better understanding.
- Java Thread Example - Arash M. Dehghani
5 simple cool Java Thread Example that you should see, ones that don't have any synchronization between themselves.
- NetExpresso - sunder.tinwar
A browser which let you express yourself
- GesturCubes - Meshack Musundi
WPF 3D cubes puzzle game for the AIO(All-In-One) PC
- FunCam - vinod_minhas87
Enjoy creating fun images of yours
- NY Payroll Tax Calculator - DrABELL
Fed, NY State, NY City and Yonkers Payroll Tax Calculator 2013
- iLearn - D Protagonist
iLearn is a non obtrusive and fun way to learn for kids
- Remote blackbox - Pablo Gimenez
Remote Blackbox is an app to control and monitorize your ThinkPad while you are away.
- LabWorm - Virtual Lab-room for all subjects - Debarshi-C
Creating Labroom for all your practicals in all subjects
- Video player with eye/face detection - @AmitGajjar
Video player with eye detection
- Movie Mate - Hermit Dave
Your one stop shop for all movie information for the movie geek in you
- Space3D - Abhishek Nandy
an app that provides 3D models of Human SpaceFlights
- Protecting an Application's Unauthorized Copy - Manish K. Agarwal
To protect your application's unauthorized copy by using image integrity functions (Platform SDK's ImageHlp APIs) and to manage certificates in a portable executable (PE) image file.
New Tips and Tricks added
- JSONP in ASP.NET Web API Quick Get Started - S.Sathik Ali
This tip contains the basic introduction to the JSONP, Same-Origin and Cross-Origin Resource Sharing concepts and quick get started with JSONP in ASP.NET Web API.
- Geo Flags - Paw Jershauge
Flags of the world named by ISO3166-2 Alpha3
Tips and Tricks updated
New Technical Blogs added
Technical Blogs updated
- Visual Data Binding – Hot Dang! - Steve Wellens
Often, there are many ways to do the same thing in .NET. You can do things the hard way or the easy way. By hard, I mean you can type a lot of code by hand. By easy, I mean you can click and drag and drop. Guess which method I am going to demonstrate…go on guess…it's OK, I'm grading on a curve… Befo
- Cross Platform Authentication With ASP.NET Web API - patelsan
It’s becoming increasingly common to expose multiple interfaces for application – many applications has apps for iPhone, Android, Windows mobile in addition to the web interface. Some part of your application functionality may be exposed through other ways like Chrome extension and Wind
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