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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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 17 Dec 2021 21:20

Little's LawSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....Little's Law was first described in 1954 and later proved by John Little in 1961. It is typically expressed as: L = λW L represents the…"
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 20 Jan 2021 00:00

MVC Controllers are Dinosaurs - Embrace API EndpointsSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....I've been programming web applications using the MVC pattern for a very long time. What's more, I've been helping companies dig themselves…"
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 15 Jan 2021 20:31

Exploring my creativity through TikTok and YouTube technical education videosSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Last year kind sucked, and the end of last year was particularly lame. I got off Twitter for a while and discovered TikTok. I went there as a creative outlet. If you choose to sign up you may get inundated with a bunch of stuff that makes no sense..."
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Exploring my creativity through TikTok and YouTube technical education videos
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 15 Jan 2021 12:00

Webinar recording: Filtered Replication in RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Among the advantages of a highly distributed system with endless edge points are that you can outsource data collection to a universe of locations, and even include them in your workflow, thereby expanding your operations. The challenges are when..."
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Webinar recording: Filtered Replication in RavenDB
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 15 Jan 2021 06:21

Taking the new Chromium WebView2 Control for a Spin in .NET - Part 1Subscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....This is Part 1 of a two part article. Part 1 introduces the control and how to use it. Part 2 dives into controlling browser content and two-way interaction between WebBrowser and .NET. Part 2 is not up yet - it will be linked here when..."
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Taking the new Chromium WebView2 Control for a Spin in .NET - Part 1
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 14 Jan 2021 17:02

Looking back on Software Development in 2020 and forward to 2021Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I think we can all agree 2020 sucked. Hopefully 2021 will be better. I've been a remote worker for 13 years by choice but in 2020 I HAD TO DO IT because, well, most programmers and tech workers did. I wrote about how Remote work != Quarantine Work..."
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Looking back on Software Development in 2020 and forward to 2021
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 12 Jan 2021 12:00

Resilient social networksSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Yesterday I posted about Parler banning and the likely impact of that, both legally and in terms of the technical details. My expectations is that new actors will step in to fill the existing demand created by the current social network account..."
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Resilient social networks
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 12 Jan 2021 00:00

2020 Year in ReviewSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....Time for a recap of stats and important (and not so important) milestones from 2020, the year of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some other…"
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 11 Jan 2021 12:00

Long term affects of banning ParlerSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I’m writing this post at a time when Donald Trump’s social media accounts were closed by Twitter, Facebook and across pretty much all popular social networks. Parler, an alternative social network has been kicked off the Apple and Google app stores..."
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Long term affects of banning Parler
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 07 Jan 2021 18:30

Microsoft Teams Buttons for Stream Deck to Mute, Share, Hang up, and Manage CamerasSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....The Stream Deck! (amazon link) is a lovely little device with bright LCD buttons that you can program to do basically anything. I decided to finally add a few hotkeys for Microsoft Teams. I wanted pretty icons, so I used the same ones that Teams..."
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Microsoft Teams Buttons for Stream Deck to Mute, Share, Hang up, and Manage Cameras
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Featured Maven

Scott Hanselman is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. He was also involved in the MVP and Regional Director programs and is an avid speaker on the topic of computing.

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 3024 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. 3024 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. 3024 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 3024 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 3024 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 3024 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. 3024 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" 3024 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. 3024 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 3024 days ago from TweetDeck