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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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 29 Oct 2014 10:00

Corvus: Manage your databases from your AndroidSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Corvus is an open source mobile client for the RavenDB document database. It is available on the Google Store now...."
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Corvus: Manage your databases from your Android
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Scott Guthrie | ScottGu's Blog | 28 Oct 2014 14:35

Azure: New Marketplace, Network Improvements, New Batch Service, Automation Service, moreSubscribe to ScottGu's Blog

Scott Guthrie writes "....Today we released a major set of updates to Microsoft Azure. Today’s updates include: Marketplace: Announcing Azure Marketplace and partnerships with key technology partners Networking: Network Security Groups, Multi-NIC, Forced Tunneling, Source..."
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Azure: New Marketplace, Network Improvements, New Batch Service, Automation Service, more
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 28 Oct 2014 10:00

Modeling exercise: The grocery store’s checkout model process approachSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I posted about the grocery store checkout process exercise before. Now I want to see if I can do a short outline on how I would handle this. The key aspect from my perspective is that we need to separate the notion of the data we have and the..."
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Modeling exercise: The grocery store’s checkout model process approach
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 28 Oct 2014 06:39

Building a working Robot controlled by a C#, an iPhone, and Monkey.RoboticsSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....This year at Xamarin's Evolve there was a Robot Building area that introduced a new beta platform called Monkey.Robotics (GitHub). There is a disclaimer on the GitHub: "Monkey.Robotics is still a beta/work in progress and is not officially..."
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Building a working Robot controlled by a C#, an iPhone, and Monkey.Robotics
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 28 Oct 2014 06:39

Building a working Robot controlled by an iPhone, C#, and Monkey.RoboticsSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....This year at Xamarin's Evolve there was a Robot Building area that introduced a new beta platform called Monkey.Robotics (GitHub). There is a disclaimer on the GitHub: "Monkey.Robotics is still a beta/work in progress and is not officially..."
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Building a working Robot controlled by an iPhone, C#, and Monkey.Robotics
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 27 Oct 2014 10:00

Career planning: MineSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I got some really good questions about my career. Which caused me to reflect back and snort at my own attempts to make a sense of what happened. Here is a rough timeline: 1999 – Start of actually considering myself to be a professional developer...."
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Career planning: Mine
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Roy Osherove | ISerializable | 25 Oct 2014 16:38

What's new and Changed in the Art of Unit Testing 2nd EditionSubscribe to ISerializable

Roy Osherove writes "....I still get called out for some things I wrote in the first edition published in 2009. Some people might not be aware there is a 2nd edition out there, or are borrowing old copies. Lots has changed in my thinking about unit testing practices since..."
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What's new and Changed in the Art of Unit Testing 2nd Edition
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 25 Oct 2014 04:25

AngularJs and Promises with the $http ServiceSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....When using the $http service with Angular I’ve often wondered why the $http service opts to use a custom Promise instance that has extension methods for .success() and .error(). rather than relying on the more standard .then() function to handle the..."
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AngularJs and Promises with the $http Service
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 24 Oct 2014 22:44

I'm stuck in someone's for loopSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....This is a rant. More and more I'm finding myself using mobile devices, often on my iPhone, but also desktop applications in Windows and I'll push a button and find myself, as user, stuck inside your for loop. Have you felt like this? The..."
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I'm stuck in someone's for loop
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Bertrand Le Roy | Tales from the Evil Empire | 24 Oct 2014 18:29

Fun with word mincing: what’s global?Subscribe to Tales from the Evil Empire

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....I had a fun discussion with Rob on my last post, which led me to think about global variables and what we mean by “global”. Rob was arguing that a Node module is not strictly speaking global because it isn’t accessible unless you..."
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Fun with word mincing: what’s global?
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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 750 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. 750 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. 750 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 750 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 750 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 750 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. 750 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" 750 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. 750 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 750 days ago from TweetDeck