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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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 24 May 2015 03:42

Right To Left (RTL) Text Display in Angular and ASP.NETSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Yesterday I got a request for my Westwind.Globalization library about better support for Right To Left (RTL) language editing. The request was a simple one: When editing resources in our resource editor the editor should support RTL display for any..."
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Right To Left (RTL) Text Display in Angular and ASP.NET
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 May 2015 09:00

RavenDB Sharding - Adding a new shard to an existing cluster, splitting the shardSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....In my previous post, we have increased the capacity of the cluster by moving all new work to the new set of servers. In this post, I want to deal with a slightly harder problem, how to handle it when it isn’t new data that is causing the..."
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RavenDB Sharding - Adding a new shard to an existing cluster, splitting the shard
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 21 May 2015 22:57

Angular Select List Value not binding with Static ValuesSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Last week I upgraded an existing Angular application from 1.3 to 1.4rc. For the most part this migration was smooth, but I ran into one subtle change that bit me and took a while to track down. Angular 1.4 changes the behavior of <SELECT>..."
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Angular Select List Value not binding with Static Values
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 21 May 2015 09:00

RavenDB Sharding: Adding a new shard to an existing cluster, the easy waySubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Continuing on the theme of giving a full answer to interesting questions on the mailing list in the blog, we have the following issue.  We have a sharded cluster, and we want to add a new node to the cluster, how do we do it? I’ll discuss..."
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RavenDB Sharding: Adding a new shard to an existing cluster, the easy way
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 21 May 2015 03:53

Syncing Windows Live Writer Drafts to the Cloud (Dropbox) and other bug fixesSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I still use Windows Live Writer (http://www.windowslivewriter.com) to post to this blog. It remains the best little blogging app out there. It has a nice plugin ecosystem, great WYSIWYG editor (using IE) even though it hasn't been updated since..."
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Syncing Windows Live Writer Drafts to the Cloud (Dropbox) and other bug fixes
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Steve Smith | ardalis.com | 20 May 2015 17:13

Configuring ASP.NET 5 Environment VariablesSubscribe to ardalis.com

Steve Smith writes "....Whether you’re developing on Windows or a Mac/Linux machine, you can control the behavior of your ASP.NET 5 application by setting environment variables. Learn more about how this works in the official docs on working with multiple..."
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Configuring ASP.NET 5 Environment Variables
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 20 May 2015 09:00

The RavenDB Comic Strip: Part II – a team in trouble!Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 19 May 2015 19:35

Git-deployable F# based Web Applications in the Azure Cloud with WebSharperSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Last month after I wrote a small prototype to get the F# Suave.io web framework running on Azure Web Apps (a git deployed managed Platform as a Service) I started looking for more F# Azure resources. Here's a list of some other existing F#..."
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Git-deployable F# based Web Applications in the Azure Cloud with WebSharper
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 19 May 2015 09:00

Accepting code from the community means accepting full responsibility for all timeSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Sometimes, we’ll reject a certain pull request from the community, not because it doesn’t meet our standards, or doesn’t do things properly. We’ll reject it because we don’t want to accept the responsibility for this. This seems obvious, but I got a..."
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Accepting code from the community means accepting full responsibility for all time
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Bertrand Le Roy | Tales from the Evil Empire | 18 May 2015 15:00

CMS as a service with DecentCMSSubscribe to Tales from the Evil Empire

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....No web site should be a silo. A CMS should be great at organizing, syndicating, and presenting your content, but it should also communicate with arbitrary applications outside the CMS. In particular, mobile applications should be able to use the..."
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CMS as a service with DecentCMS
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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 956 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. 956 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. 956 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 956 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 956 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 957 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. 957 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" 957 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. 957 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 957 days ago from TweetDeck