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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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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 22 Feb 2018 22:12

az webapp new - Azure CLI extension to create and deploy a .NET Core or nodejs site in one commandSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....The Azure CLI 2.0 (Command line interface) is a clean little command line tool to query the Azure back-end APIs (which are JSON). It's easy to install and cross-platform: Install on Windows Install on macOS Install on Linux or Windows Subsystem..."
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az webapp new - Azure CLI extension to create and deploy a .NET Core or nodejs site in one command
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 22 Feb 2018 10:03

Byte Arrays and ASP.NET Core Web APIsSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....I’ve decided to write down some of the steps I just went through in showing someone how to create and debug an ASP.NET Core controller. The controller is for an API that needs to accept a few pieces of data, including one piece of data as a..."
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Byte Arrays and ASP.NET Core Web APIs
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 Feb 2018 10:00

Production postmortem: The unavailable Linux serverSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....As part of our 4.0 deployment, we have a cluster made of mixed machines, some running Windows, some running Linux. In one particular configuration, we have 2 Windows services and a single Linux machine. We setup the cluster and started directing..."
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Production postmortem: The unavailable Linux server
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 21 Feb 2018 13:58

GitHub Octotree Chrome ExtensionSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....If you use GitHub a lot, as I do, you may appreciate this great Chrome extension, Octotree. Octotree is a free extension that adds a treeview navigation control to GitHub (and GitLab Enterprise, according to their docs) repositories, making it much..."
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GitHub Octotree Chrome Extension
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 21 Feb 2018 12:19

The Squishy Side of Open SourceSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....A few months back my friend Keeley Hammond and I did a workshop for Women Who Code Portland called The Squishy Side of Open Source. We'd done a number of workshops before on how to use Git and the Command Line, and I've done a documentary film with..."
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The Squishy Side of Open Source
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 21 Feb 2018 10:03

Managing Azure AD Group Claims in ASP.NET CoreSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....In a previous post we looked at using Azure AD groups for authorization. I mentioned in that post how you need to be careful when pulling group membership claims from Azure AD. In this post we’ll look at the default processing of claims in ASP.NET..."
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Managing Azure AD Group Claims in ASP.NET Core
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 21 Feb 2018 10:00

Full RavenDB 4.0 Workshop is now availableSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The full RavenDB 4.0 workshop, with over 4 hours of me talking and demoing things live.  I’m covering there everything from how RavenDB stores documents, how to model your data to best take advantage of what RavenDB has to offer all the way to..."
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Full RavenDB 4.0 Workshop is now available
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 20 Feb 2018 10:03

Role Based Authorization in ASP.NET Core with Azure AD GroupsSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....Authenticating users in ASP.NET Core using OpenID Connect and Azure Active Directory is straightforward. The tools can even scaffold an application to support this scenario. In this post I want to go one step further and define authorization rules..."
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Role Based Authorization in ASP.NET Core with Azure AD Groups
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 20 Feb 2018 10:00

Getting fatal out of memory errors because we are managing memory too wellSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....We got a serious situation on one of our test cases. We put the system through a lot, pushing it to the breaking point and beyond. And it worked, in fact, it worked beautifully. Up until the point that we started to use too many resources and..."
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Getting fatal out of memory errors because we are managing memory too well
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 19 Feb 2018 10:00

Book recommendations in the test of timeSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Technical books are interesting. Some of them last for decades, some of them are valid only for a session. I had a few discussions recently about books in a conference, in particular, what books would I recommend. That got me to really think about..."
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Book recommendations in the test of time
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Scott Allen’s blog features development advice straight from the trenches. Scott shares his experiences, what he tried, what worked, what didn't, and traps to avoid. Alongside architecture and project management-focused blog entries, you'll find more nitty-gritty technical posts about LINQ, JavaScript and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON), Windows® Workflow, and Silverlight.

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 1962 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. 1962 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. 1962 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 1962 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 1962 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 1962 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. 1962 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" 1962 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. 1962 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 1962 days ago from TweetDeck