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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 02 Oct 2014 09:00

RavenDB Day: Building multi million documents application case studySubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Mauro and Manuel are talking about tax returns in Italy, and how RavenDB helps process a lot of them. RavenDB - Case Study: Building multi-million document applications with scalability in mind from Øredev Conference on Vimeo."
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Bertrand Le Roy | Tales from the Evil Empire | 02 Oct 2014 08:00

Cleanly getting a WebAPI action URLSubscribe to Tales from the Evil Empire

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Whenever you need to get the URL of a ASP.NET MVC action, you should use Url.Action (where URL is an instance of UrlHelper), and never hard-code the URL. This way, the URL is dynamically constructed from the available information in the Url.Action..."
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Cleanly getting a WebAPI action URL
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 01 Oct 2014 17:35

Windows 10 gets a fresh command prompt and lots of hotkeysSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Much has been written and much will be written about the Windows 10 announcement. Windows 10, because 7 8 9.— Scott Hanselman (@shanselman) September 30, 2014 I'm pretty stoked, and am playing with the Windows 10 Technical Preview now. I can see..."
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Windows 10 gets a fresh command prompt and lots of hotkeys
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 01 Oct 2014 09:00

RavenDB Day: Faster Development with RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Judah’s talk showing how you can easily build modern web applications with RavenDB is here: RavenDB - Faster development, simpler evolution - How to build modern apps from Øredev Conference on Vimeo."
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Bertrand Le Roy | Tales from the Evil Empire | 01 Oct 2014 08:00

Adding dependencies that don’t implement IDependency to OrchardSubscribe to Tales from the Evil Empire

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....There are rare cases where you’ll want to be able to inject instances of classes that don’t implement IDependency. One example of this can be found in MvcModule in Orchard.Framework, which also provides a good example of how to do it. The idea is to..."
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Adding dependencies that don’t implement IDependency to Orchard
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Steve Smith | Blog | 30 Sep 2014 12:49

DogFoodCon Session on DDD with ASP.NET MVCSubscribe to Blog

Steve Smith writes "....Yesterday I presented at DogFoodCon, giving a slightly modified version of a talk I gave a week earlier at FalafelCON in San Francisco.  The session provides those with little knowledge of Domain-Driven Design with a rapid overview of some key..."
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DogFoodCon Session on DDD with ASP.NET MVC
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 30 Sep 2014 09:12

Features of ES6 Part 8: Tagged TemplatesSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....In a previous post we looked at template literals. You might have glanced at the code in that post and thought: “gee, that’s useful”. Or, perhaps you are more the skeptical, security conscious type who thought “gee, new and easy ways to create..."
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Features of ES6 Part 8: Tagged Templates
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 30 Sep 2014 09:00

RavenDB Day: Guided tour to RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Michael’s talk will help you make sense about how RavenDB is all put together: RavenDB - A guided tour into ravenDB from Øredev Conference on Vimeo."
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 30 Sep 2014 00:25

Inception-Style Nested Data FormatsSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Dan Harper had a great tweet this week where he discovered and then called out a new format from IBM called "JSONx." "JSONx is an IBM standard format to represent JSON as XML" Oh my. JSONx is a real thing. Why would one..."
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Inception-Style Nested Data Formats
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 29 Sep 2014 09:00

RavenDB Day: Unraveling RavenDB 3.0Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The recording on my talk in the RavenDB Day two weeks ago is now available. You can watch it here: RavenDB - Unraveling RavenDB 3.0 from Øredev Conference on Vimeo...."
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RavenDB Day: Unraveling RavenDB 3.0
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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 721 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. 721 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. 721 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 721 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 721 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 721 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. 721 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" 721 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. 721 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 721 days ago from TweetDeck