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3 Dec 2012 - 9 Dec 2012
109 articles overall. 34 new, 75 updated.
New articles added
- Composable Data Validations. Func delegates everywhere. - Member 3531622
How to combine type based validation rules with other validations. How to compose them and apply them in different scenarios, adding/removing validations when applied on concrete instances, combining objects of different types and implementing one validation strategy on all.
- CueProvider - cigwork
VB.NET version of Ravi Bhavnani's CueProvider.
- Get a User's Full Name - jabit
Use .NET 3.5's DirectoryServices namespace to quickly and easily get at a user's full name.
- Dynamic Type Description Framework for PropertyGrid - Mizan Rahman
A framework that allows you to customize your class for PropertyGrid at design-time and/or run-time. Using this framework your can control what properties PropertyGrid shows, how the properties are shown, and when it shows them.
- fastJSON - Mehdi Gholam
Smallest, fastest polymorphic JSON serializer (with Silverlight4 and MonoDroid support)
- FTP Client Class - otom
A non-MFC class to encapsulate the FTP protocol.
- Building a WebServer using C# - rockdino
How to make a simple web server which supports GZIP compression, applications, and sessions.
- 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.
- Celerity: Sensory Overload - Adam David Hill
Sensor-controlled XNA tunnel game with VR head-tracking.
- Edumatter M12: School Math Calculators and Equation Solvers - DrABELL
Educational software package for Microsoft Windows® contains “5-in-1” School Math Calculators and Equation Solvers applications, intended for public/private school (K-12) and college students, educators, and self-paced education/homeschooling
- Facebook Album Viewer UltraBook App - Roshan D
Facebook album viewer is a WPF application used to manage facebook albums. The user can view , create or upload pictures. Also can make use of Ultrabook capabilities in this app.
- Brick Ball Game : WPF C# Game - @AmitGajjar
This is not a simple brick ball game but we need to concentrate on two balls at a time.
- Rev Warrior - An automobile performance helper - Jason Gleim
An application to help gear-heads tune their rides
- Switch To SMS/Text Event Reminders When Your Ultrabook is in Suspend Mode #1 - simsam77
Send a text/sms message to your phone when your Ultrabook is in Sleep/Standby mode via a service like Twilio or Nexmo by using Smart Connect or an accelerometer/gyroscope
- T-Kara Puzzles - thetairon
New version of touch friendly puzzle game.
- TasksBox - An Intelligent TaskManager - sarmaghi
TasksBox is an Intelligent Task Manager which elegantly manages all your tasks and can also sync your tasks across multiples machines by utilizing the power of cloud services.
- Flick Pong - Steven Holding
This article details my game entry for the AppInnovation Contest
- Notes - Simple & Elegant - Sarah_G
Notes is simple app to keep your notes organized in a simple and elegant user interface. Taking Notes becomes a lot easier with Notes app.
- Commands in MVVM - Dave Kerr
A consistent approach to Commands, Asynchronous Commands, and Events-to-Commands for WPF, Silverlight, and WP7.
- Visual Studio 2012 Metro Styles for WPF - Winfried Lötzsch
Black Metro Styles for Button, ListBox, Menu, ScrollBar, TabControl, TextBox, ComboBox, DataGrid and GroupBox
- Smart WPF Login Overlay (Windows 8 Style) - DotNetMastermind
Login Overlay for WPF applications with a styling similar to the Windows 8 Login Screen.
- XMLFoundation - Brian Aberle
As the name suggests it provides a foundation for XML support in an application, however this is much more than just another XML parser. It applies a unique approach to handling XML that allows your application code to focus on the application rather than traversing DOM or subscribing to SAX events
New Tips and Tricks added
Tips and Tricks updated
- Perfomance of for loop - Sebastiaan Meijerink
Lots of for loops are coded wrong causing a potential performance issue.
New Technical Blogs added
- Object Factory in Unity 2.x - Ivan Krivyakov
A couple of days ago I spent some time trying to find how to make Unity call a factory method when user requests an object. Then I forgot about it, and tried to Google it again. This stuff is surprisingly hard to find, especially given the fact that the method used in Unity 1.x (StaticFactoryExtensi
- Poor Man's IOC - Robert Hoffmann
No IOC library, no dependencies ..and I'm really really happy now.
- The lambdas, the anonymous and the events - Leonardo Paneque
The subscribe/unsubscribe behavior.
- Building Vagrant Boxes with VeeWee on TravisCI - Keyhole Software
(Pro Tip: you can safely skip the first 3 paragraphs) We’ve all been there: You push some .travis.yml commits and your clone gets parachuted into VM Land – only to find that things don’t go quite as expected. As the credits roll, you can’t help but feel a little anger towards
- SoapExtensions: A Bad Day with HTTP 400 Bad Requests - newkie
You may have found this post if you were searching for: HTTP 400 Bad Request web service Response is not well-formed XML web service System.Xml.XmlException: Root element is missing web service SoapExtension impacting all web services
- The Myth of the Lone Hacker - Ashton Kemerling
The myth of the lone hacker is a strong faith in the power of individual hackers to affect large scale change.
Technical Blogs updated
- Topshelf’s Windows Service and try-finally - Sebastian Solnica
I recently needed to diagnose an interesting problem with one of our Topshelf’s Windows Services. The service ended in a StopPending state and we needed to kill it in order to make it work again. But before killing the service … Continue reading →
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