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Newsletter - 22 Jul 2019

Weekly Newsletter (22 Jul 2019)
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Weekly Poll Results

Which languages are you currently using?

Survey period: 15 Jul 2019 to 22 Jul 2019

Our semi-regular check-up of the mix of languages we're all using.

Visual Basic / VB.NET31221.12
I don't code171.15
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

This week's survey: Random style question: Which variable declaration do you prefer?

Latest Additions

New articles added

Algorithms & Recipes

  (2 votes) by codewitch honey crisis (updated 6 days ago)
Creating a simple parser in 3 easy lessons
  (0 votes) by #realJSOP (updated 8 hours ago)
Avoid ORMs with this reasonably generic approach to ADO


  (1 votes) by Jan Dolinay (updated 5 days ago)
Article on writing and debugging Arduino programs in Visual Studio Code.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  (1 votes) by Arthur V. Ratz (updated yesterday)
The audience of this article's readers will find out how to perform association rules learning (ARL) by using FPGrowth algorithm, that serves as an alternative to the famous Apriori and ECLAT algorithms.


  (4 votes) by Mustafa Kok (updated 5 days ago)
SignalR server and client applications for demonstrating common scenarios like connecting, disconnecting, joining and leaving groups, sending messages to all clients, to specific or group of clients


  (1 votes) by Glenn Prince (updated 5 days ago)
For those who haven’t heard of them, Azure Functions are a service that lets you build event based micro services without the need to manage any infrastructure.

C / C++ Language

  (3 votes) by soul710 (updated 4 days ago)
C++11 embedded webserver framework


  (3 votes) by Akram El Assas (updated yesterday)
This article introduces the concepts of lazy evaluation and fair scheduling in C#.
  (1 votes) by Akram El Assas (updated 18 hours ago)
This article discusses the idea of using functional programming to enrich object-oriented programming in C#.

Charts, Graphs and Images

  (2 votes) by Cloudster (updated 5 days ago)
Run command line Linux apps inside of Django to rapidly process 360 degree images.

Client side scripting

  (0 votes) by Mark J. Caplin (updated yesterday)
Single Page Applications with Vue.js


  (6 votes) by DiponRoy (updated 5 days ago)
Conditinal filter query example in SQL, Lambda Expression, C#


  (1 votes) by Sergey Grybniak (updated 3 days ago)
Plasma based on DPoS is a revolutionary solution providing decentralization and significantly increasing the number of transactions processed by the blockchain per second.

Exception Handling

  (16 votes) by Marc Clifton (updated 6 days ago)
An Alice in Wonderland Trip Down the Rabbit Hole of Exception Handling

Product Showcase

  (0 votes) by Mike V Baker (updated 6 days ago)
This article will demonstrate the use of Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) to create virtual machines and deploy applications on them, and Elastic Block Store (EBS) to create virtual disk volumes and attach them to the EC2 instances.


  (21 votes) by Marc Clifton (updated 6 days ago)
A highly opinionated look at microservices

SharePoint Server

  (0 votes) by AntonioLeonardo (updated 2 days ago)
This is a Powershell Script that changes any SharePoint Farm Managed Account User Password if, for some reason, it was not possible to synchronize user changes from Active Directory, like a password expiration.

Work Issues

  (2 votes) by Mahsa Hassankashi (updated yesterday)
This article is a brief, succinct and practical exploration in Dockerizing.

Articles updated

Algorithms & Recipes

  (8 votes) by codewitch honey crisis (updated 2 days ago)
Creating a simple parser in 3 easy lessons

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  (17 votes) by Adrian Pirvu (updated 6 days ago)
A Roadmap to Intelligence
  (5 votes) by Arthur V. Ratz (updated yesterday)
The audience of this article's readers will find out how to perform association rules learning (ARL) by using the scalable optimized Apriori algorithm, discussed.

Audio and Video

  (12 votes) by Shao Voon Wong (updated yesterday)
Bring your animations to H264/HEVC video using C++ or C#


  (48 votes) by Akram El Assas (updated 5 days ago)
This article discusses functional programming in C# through algebra, numbers, Euclidean plane and fractals.


  (22 votes) by Sergey Syrovatchenko (updated 2 days ago)
Open source index maintenance tool for SQL Server and Azure

Design and Architecture

  (10 votes) by Łukasz Bownik (updated yesterday)
The article tries to distill a deeper, more generic nature of REST architectural style not tied to web services.
  (9 votes) by Akram El Assas (updated 3 days ago)
This article discusses functional programming in JavaScript through algebra, numbers, euclidean plane and fractals.

Edit Controls

  (30 votes) by Edwyn Amador (updated 3 days ago)
Handles and validates input typing and pressed keys in TextBox, RichTextBox and ComboBox, displaying custom balloon tips messages

Files and Folders

  (596 votes) by Uzi Granot (updated 6 days ago)
PDF File Writer is a C# .NET class library allowing applications to create PDF files. Latest update is support for font collections (mainly CJK fonts) and for non ASCII font names.

Image Classification

  (3 votes) by Allister Beharry (updated 3 days ago)
OLAF is a digital forensics tool designed for public-facing PCs or corporate desktops which can classify in near real-time images a user downloads while browsing to help enforce computer use policies regarding intellectual property, inappropriate content, and incitements to violence.


  (1 votes) by ireland94 (updated 4 days ago)
This program demonstrates the methodology needed for by directional messaging between a Java FX foreground and 1 or more background threads.

Programming Tips

  (7 votes) by Mustafa Kok (updated 1 hour ago)
Easily debuggable Windows service project template written in C#.

Threads, Processes & IPC

  (9 votes) by Piotr Grygorczuk (updated yesterday)
Enable C++11 multithreading features in GCC for FreeRTOS

New Tips and Tricks added

Connected Devices

  (0 votes) by Joan M (updated 2 days ago)
Activating and deactivating a smart socket from windows


  (4 votes) by Deepak_Sharma_20 (updated 3 days ago)
WPF: Customized/Centering ToolTip with Image

Uncategorised Tips and Tricks

  (8 votes) by David A. Gray (updated 4 days ago)
I finally discovered a reliable way to use the same file from two or more directories.

Tips and Tricks updated

Macros and Add-ins

  (4 votes) by Anurag Gandhi (updated 2 days ago)
An Excel macro that generates SQL insert script that can be executed against database directly

New Technical Blogs added

Uncategorised Technical Blogs

  (0 votes) by timtocci (updated yesterday)
Originally this application was a console application that I developed to get the music off of my iPod. After my post on transparent forms in VIsual Basic I decided to port it to a Widget format to make it easier to use and demonstrate what goes into creating a transparent Windows Forms application.

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