DevMavens

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n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
an expert.

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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Jeff Atwood | Coding Horror | 17 Feb 2019 02:15

The Cloud is Just Someone Else's ComputerSubscribe to Coding Horror

Jeff Atwood writes "....When we started Discourse in 2013, our server requirements were high: 1GB RAM modern, fast dual core CPU speedy solid state drive I'm not talking about a cheapo shared cpanel server, either, I mean a dedicated virtual private server with those..."
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The Cloud is Just Someone Else's Computer
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 15 Feb 2019 10:00

When people leaveSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I talk a lot about the hiring process that we go through, but there is also the other side of that. When people leave us. Hibernating Rhinos has been around for about a decade, in that time it grew from a single guy operation to a company that cross..."
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When people leave
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 15 Feb 2019 07:54

WPF Hanging in Infinite Rendering LoopSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I ran into a nasty WPF issue recently with Markdown Monster. Markdown Monster has been for the longest time targeted at .NET 4.6.2, but a while back I started integrating with some libraries that have moved over completely to use .NET Standard. I..."
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WPF Hanging in Infinite Rendering Loop
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 14 Feb 2019 10:03

.NET Core Opinion 7 – Startup ResponsibilitiesSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....Over the years I’ve noticed that application startup code tends to attract smaller bits of code in the same way that a protostar accretes cosmic material until reaching the point where nuclear fusion begins. I’ve seen this happen in the..."
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.NET Core Opinion 7 – Startup Responsibilities
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 14 Feb 2019 10:00

RavenDB 4.2 Features: Pull Replication has landedSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....If you are tracking the nightlies of RavenDB, the Pull Replication feature has fully landed. You now have three options to chose when you define replication in your systems.External Replication is meant to go from the current database to another..."
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RavenDB 4.2 Features: Pull Replication has landed
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 12 Feb 2019 23:11

How to convert an IMG file to an standard ISO easily with Linux on Windows 10Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....The optical disc drive is giving out on my GoldStar 3DO machine. It's nearly 30 years old. I want to make sure that the kids and I can still play our 3DO discs. I ordered this fantastic USB mod for the 3DO from a fellow out of Belarus. It came and..."
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How to convert an IMG file to an standard ISO easily with Linux on Windows 10
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 12 Feb 2019 10:03

10 Years of Workshop Material Added to the Creative CommonsSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....I’ve kept most of my workshop and conference materials in a private GitHub repository for years. I recently made the repository public and added a CC-BY-4.0 license. The material includes slides, and hands-on labs, too. Some of the workshops..."
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10 Years of Workshop Material Added to the Creative Commons
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 12 Feb 2019 10:00

Updated RavenDB demo siteSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Last week we pushed an update to our public demo site, this is intended to walk you through using RavenDB, show code samples and provide detailed guidance into using RavenDB from your application.Here is an example screen shot:We spent a lot of time..."
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Updated RavenDB demo site
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 11 Feb 2019 10:00

Data modeling with indexes: Event sourcing–Part IISubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....In the previous post I talked about how to use a map reduce index to aggregate events into a final model. You can see this on the right. This is an interesting use case of indexing, and it can consolidate a lot of complexity into a single place, at..."
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Data modeling with indexes: Event sourcing–Part II
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 09 Feb 2019 07:33

Ad Blockers, Brave Browser and BrainTree Credit Card Processing SDKsSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I just ran into an interesting issue with my Web Store. On my site I use a custom Web Store and the payment integration is going through BrainTree's CC Processing APIs. Braintree has both server side and client side SDKs and the site uses the..."
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Ad Blockers, Brave Browser and BrainTree Credit Card Processing SDKs
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Featured Maven

Oren Eini is a senior developer / architect, focusing on architecture, data access and best practices. Most often, he is working on building complex business systems using .Net 2.0, NHibernate and Castle's Frameworks, providing training and guidance for the use of Object Relational Mapping, Inversion of Control, Domain Driven Design and other exciting topics. Oren is an active member in several leading Open Source projects, including (but not limited :-) ) NHibernate, Castle and Rhino Mocks.

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) Sometimes people ask me why I'm not on Facebook or G+. I was already an AOL user once, why would I do that again? http://t.co/ncbuusrx 2320 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo no child, even my own, is enough to get me on Facebook. I'll go to my grave without an account. I'm Just Not That Into Zuckerberg. 2320 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo I don't have a Facebook account, no plans to start one. Or G+ for that matter. But, I do watch TV! Well, downloaded TV. Sort of. 2320 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 2320 days ago from web


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Julia Gillard's Speech Over Opposition's Sexism, Misogyny: http://t.co/696ULgfy via @youtube 2320 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 2320 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy This is as if Creative Commons was preventing you from using Photoshop. 2320 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy http://t.co/9Sf85PXD "CAD files must be provided, it must use formats unencumbered by closed licenses" 2320 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's the case with lots of things the FSF does. I appreciate some of what they do for freedom of speech but man they're extreme. 2320 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 2320 days ago from TweetDeck