Not because it is all that new, but because it takes many developers a while to find it, here’s how to create a self executing anonymous function using C#.
The DLL also called Dynamic Link Library is a file that can be used dynamically by other programs. We create the DLL mainly to hide our confidential code so that we can use the code everywhere but can not see the code.
Den Delimarsky shows how it is possible to use simple user roles in a ASP.NET MVC4 basic web application template.
Every now and then we hear people shout “I really wish C# would have X and Y, it would make my life so much easier”. This makes Filip think about what features he’d like to see supported in the language.
A discussion during the MVP Summit prompted Sasha to think about what would make it easier to use tuple-like classes while preserving valuable naming information of the tuple's constituents.
Extracting the details from any web page URL is not so easy task. Because you need something to track that page. In this article we are going to extract the details like Title, Description and collection of Images.
Last week Mike had the pleasure of being interviewed by Carl Franklin and Richard Campbell for a .NET Rocks episode on RabbitMQ and EasyNetQ.
Sample Browser 1.0 for Windows 8 is released in the Windows Store today – a new relaxing way for Developers to search, browse, learn and share over 5000 code samples on any Windows 8 devices, including Surfaces!
Java/.NET interoperability tool provider, JNBridge just released the next major version of their software. The main new feature is Mono support (the open source clone of the .NET framework). The big advantage of this is the ability to migrate anything .NET (like an ASP.NET application) to run on a Linux machine.
Senthil Kumar reviews the latest beta of Telerik JustDecompile - the de-facto competitor to the well-established Reflector tool.
The guys that brought you XAML Spy have open sourced a library for building Modern UI style WPF applications.
This week’s short code snippet shows how to list all the user table objects in a SQL Server Compact database file.
There are times when you want to retrieve the ID of the last inserted record when using Entity Framework. Here's how to do that.
The Windows 8 Finder App Template was created to allow developers to quickly create a location based application for the Windows 8 store, while the Windows 8 Hero App Template was created to allow developers to create an application to collect information while out in the field on a Windows 8 device.
Are you C# or .NET developer interested to create iOS Apps using C# and MonoTouch? Here’s a great opportunity.
While I was wrapping up his asynchronous extension methods library, Toni realized that to be useful, all methods should have proper documentation.
Recently, Amazon announced that their ‘fast, fully managed petabyte-scale data warehouse service’ was available for public consumption. Having finally had some time to play, Nick takes it for a spin.
Tim has seen a number of people boast that they have a 1 page web application design. Congratulations. Now ask yourself why you did that and what the impact that design has.
Stored procedures in a SQL Server database can be unit tested using Visual Studio database unit tests. It may seem as a simple thing to do at first but when you start writing tests, you will find out it’s a more complex task than expected.
Of all the user interface technologies that have reached the main stream, from HTML to Windows Forms to Java Swing, XAML is the most composable. It offers an incredible degree of code reuse, customization, and componentization.
There are times when you want to retrieve only the ID (distinct) and the name from the database table using LINQ. In scenarios like this, one can use the ToDictionary method to place the necessary properties to the dictionary and return them.
In a recent project, Robert was required to come up with a suggestion for logging and while the existing view of using a text file is used by many popular applications and is well understood it felt like re-inventing the wheel.
In this post, Gunnar will show you how to solve simple linear programming tasks using Microsoft Solver Foundation – a free math package available from DevLabs.
In this post Gunnar shows how to use the jQuery webcam plugin with a ASP.NET MVC application to save captured images to the remote server.