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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 26 Jun 2016 06:20

Code review: The bounded queueSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The following code has just been written (never run, never tested). It’s purpose is to serve as a high speed, no locking transport between two threads, once of them producing information, the other consuming it, in a bounded, non blocking manner...."
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Code review: The bounded queue
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 24 Jun 2016 05:34

Use Powershell to bind SSL Certificates to an IIS Host Header SiteSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Certificate management on Windows has always been a pain in the ass. I've been dealing with certificates a bit in the last few months as I've moved all of my sites over to Lets Encrypt, so here are a few notes on how to use command line tools, or..."
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Use Powershell to bind SSL Certificates to an IIS Host Header Site
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 23 Jun 2016 16:31

Adding a Custom Inline Route Constraint in ASP.NET Core 1.0Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....ASP.NET supports both attribute routing as well as centralized routes. That means that you can decorate your Controller Methods with your routes if you like, or you can map routes all in one place. Here's an attribute route as an..."
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Adding a Custom Inline Route Constraint in ASP.NET Core 1.0
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 21 Jun 2016 09:00

On why RavenDB is written in C#Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Greg Young has an interesting reply to my post here. I’m going to reply to it here. RavenDB nor EventStore should be written in C#. That may be true for the EventStore, but it isn’t true for RavenDB. Being able to work with the .NET framework makes..."
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On why RavenDB is written in C#
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 20 Jun 2016 22:01

Forgotten (but Awesome) Windows Command Prompt FeaturesSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....It's always the little throwaway tweets that go picked up. Not the ones that we agonize over. I was doing some work at the command line and typed "dotnet --version | clip" to copy the .NET Core version number into the clipboard. Then I tweeted a..."
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Forgotten (but Awesome) Windows Command Prompt Features
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 18 Jun 2016 00:46

Stop saying learning to code is easy.Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I saw this tweet after the Apple WWDC keynote and had thought the same thing. Hang on, programming is hard. Rewarding, sure. Interesting, totally. But "easy" sets folks up for failure and a lifetime of self-doubt. Hearing the..."
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Stop saying learning to code is easy.
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 16 Jun 2016 20:08

The Promising State of Diabetes Technology in 2016Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I've been a Type 1 Diabetic now for nearly 25 years. The first thing that every techie does once they've been diagnosed with Diabetes is they try to solve the problem with software or hardware. Whatever tool they have, they use that too to..."
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The Promising State of Diabetes Technology in 2016
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 16 Jun 2016 05:55

The Guts n’ Glory of Database Internals: Seeing the forest for the treesSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....In my previous post, I talked about B+Trees and how they work. Unfortunately, just having a B+Tree isn’t enough. A B+Tree allows you to do queries (including range queries) over a single dimension. In other words, in the case of our users’ data, we..."
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The Guts n’ Glory of Database Internals: Seeing the forest for the trees
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 15 Jun 2016 07:09

re: Why you can't be a good .NET developerSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....This post is in reply to Rob’s post, go ahead and read it, I’ll wait. My answer to Rob’s post can be summarize in a single word: In particular, this statement: it is impossible to be a good .NET developer. To work in a development shop with a team..."
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re: Why you can't be a good .NET developer
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 14 Jun 2016 15:54

Using Custom Middleware to Record and Fix 404s in ASPNET Core AppsSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....My most recent article in MSDN Magazine is now available online: ASP.NET – Use Custom Middle Middleware to Detect and Fix 404s in ASP.NET Core Apps The article was written in the ASP.NET 5 RC1 timeframe, but the sample code has been updated to..."
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Using Custom Middleware to Record and Fix 404s in ASPNET Core Apps
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Rick Strahl's Web Log provides a variety of .NET development topics with focus on ASP.NET and enterprise development. Topics are wide ranging from introductory articles to tips and tricks, observations in the process of software development and examination of new and upcoming technologies. Content is honest and sometimes outspoken and doesn't tote any particular party line - Rick says it as he sees it.

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 1354 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. 1354 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. 1354 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 1354 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 1354 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 1355 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. 1355 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" 1355 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. 1355 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 1355 days ago from TweetDeck