DevMavens

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

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('dev-mā'vən)

n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 24 May 2018 09:00

Distributed compare-exchange operations with RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....RavenDB uses a consensus protocol to manage much of its distributed state. The consensus is used to ensure consistency in a distributed system and it is open for users as well. You can use this feature to enable some interesting scenarios. The idea..."
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Distributed compare-exchange operations with RavenDB
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 23 May 2018 09:00

Daisy chaining data flow in RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I have talked before about RavenDB’s MapReduce indexes and their ability to output results to a collection as well as RavenDb’s ETL processes and how we can use them to push some data to another database (a RavenDB database or a relational one)...."
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Daisy chaining data flow in RavenDB
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 23 May 2018 08:42

Real Browser Integration Testing with Selenium Standalone, Chrome, and ASP.NET Core 2.1Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Buckle up kids, this is nuts and I'm probably doing it wrong. ;) I want to have lots of tests to make sure my new podcast site is working well. As mentioned before, I've been updating the site to ASP.NET Core 2.1. Here's some posts if you want to..."
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Real Browser Integration Testing with Selenium Standalone, Chrome, and ASP.NET Core 2.1
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 May 2018 09:00

RavenDB 4.1 Features: HighlightingSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....This s actually an old feature, that didn’t make the cut to enter 4.0. This is now back, and it is roaring. This is the kind of feature that is useful if you are utilizing RavenDB’s search capabilities. Let us assume that you want to search for..."
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RavenDB 4.1 Features: Highlighting
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 May 2018 07:00

Inside RavenDB 4.0: Book updateSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Just to let you know, the book is pretty much edited, that means that you won’t have to suffer through my horrible sentence structure. You can read this here. What remains to be done now is for me to go over the book again, verify that there..."
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Inside RavenDB 4.0: Book update
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 21 May 2018 09:00

Code that? It is cheaper to get a humanSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Rafal had a great comment on my previous post:Much easier with humans in the process - just tell them to communicate and they will figure out how to do it. Otherwise they wouldn't be in the shoe selling business. Might be shocking for the tech folk,..."
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Code that? It is cheaper to get a human
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 20 May 2018 06:08

Installing PowerShell Core on a Raspberry Pi (powered by .NET Core)Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Earlier this week I set up .NET Core and Docker on a Raspberry Pi and found that I could run my podcast website quite easily on a Pi. Check that post out as there's a lot going on. I can test within a Linux Container and output the test results to..."
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Installing PowerShell Core on a Raspberry Pi (powered by .NET Core)
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 18 May 2018 09:00

Data ownership: The story of an invoiceSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Let’s talk about Gary, and Gary’s Shoes. Gary runs a chain of shoes stores across the nation. As part of refreshing their infrastructure, Gary want to update all the software across the entire chain. The idea is to have a unified billing, inventory,..."
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Data ownership: The story of an invoice
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 17 May 2018 09:00

How to really fail a coding interviewSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Our current interview question is from this post. We use that between the phone interview and the actual interview to get a feel about a candidate abilities. You can learn a surprising amount of information from even small amount of code.Note that..."
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How to really fail a coding interview
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 16 May 2018 21:39

Building, Running, and Testing .NET Core and ASP.NET Core 2.1 in Docker on a Raspberry Pi (ARM32)Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I love me some Raspberry Pi. They are great little learning machines and are super fun for kids to play with. Even if those kids are adults and they build a 6 node Kubernetes Raspberry Pi Cluster. Open source .NET Core runs basically everywhere -..."
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Building, Running, and Testing .NET Core and ASP.NET Core 2.1 in Docker on a Raspberry Pi (ARM32)
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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 2051 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. 2051 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. 2051 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 2051 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 2051 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 2052 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. 2052 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" 2052 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. 2052 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 2052 days ago from TweetDeck