DevMavens

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n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Roy Osherove | Blog - Roy Osherove | 19 Jan 2020 11:09

Seeking Speakers about Branching Strategies, Feature Toggles, Pairing & Other XP/CD PracticesSubscribe to Blog - Roy Osherove

Roy Osherove writes "....The new CD/XP israel meetup that I’m running is seeking speakers for our meetups in the next few months about any of the following subjects:Branching StrategiesContinuous Delivery MetricsEngineering Practices & AutomationTesting & TDD..."
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Seeking Speakers about Branching Strategies, Feature Toggles, Pairing & Other XP/CD Practices
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 16 Jan 2020 21:12

Moving ComplexitySubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....I always feel a sense of satisfaction when I move a piece of complexity from outside an object to inside an object. It doesn't need to be a large amount of code, I've learned. Every little step helps in the long run. If I could go back 20 years and..."
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Moving Complexity
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 16 Jan 2020 12:00

Keeping secrets from yourselfSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....When it comes to security, the typical question isn’t whatever they are after you but how much. I love this paper on threat modeling, and I highly recommend it. But sometimes, you have information that you just don’t want to have. In other words,..."
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Keeping secrets from yourself
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 15 Jan 2020 12:00

Webinar: RavenDB’s unique featuresSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....On Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:30 AM Eastern Time, I’ll be doing a webinar show casing some of the unique features of RavenDB.We talk a lot about new features and exciting stuff that we work on, but RavenDB has been around for a decade and some of..."
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Webinar: RavenDB’s unique features
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 15 Jan 2020 01:32

My Interview and Podcast Production Process on the Hanselminutes PodcastSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Hey! Did you know I have a podcast? A few actually but Hanselminutes has been doing for over 700 episodes over 13 years and it's pretty good if I may say so myself. It's a 30 min show meant for your commute. It offers fresh faces and a fresh..."
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My Interview and Podcast Production Process on the Hanselminutes Podcast
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 14 Jan 2020 22:52

ASP.NET Core IIS InProcess Hosting Issue in .NET Core 3.1Subscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I ran into a nasty issue yesterday related to hosting an ASP.NET Core 3.1 server application in IIS using the default InProcess hosting. If you're not familiar with ASP.NET Core hosting in IIS, here is a previous post that provides more insight on..."
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ASP.NET Core IIS InProcess Hosting Issue in .NET Core 3.1
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 14 Jan 2020 21:12

Nine Performance Tips for Azure App ServicesSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....This post originally appeared on the Progress Telerik blog. Introduction We always want the best performance from the software we deploy to Azure App Services. Not only does better performance make our customers happy, but better performance can..."
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Nine Performance Tips for Azure App Services
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 14 Jan 2020 15:43

2019 Year in ReviewSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....Yes, it’s that time again. Time for another recap of what happened last year. If you’re reading this, and you’re not me, you probably are mostly interested in the most popular articles from last year, in case you missed something..."
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2019 Year in Review
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 12 Jan 2020 21:12

Solving Access Denied in Crypto Machine KeysSubscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....Previously on OdeToCode I posted about tracking down an AspNetCore build error. Once I realized the access denied message came from the ProgramData\Microsoft\Crypto\RSA\MachineKeys folder, I went searching for reasons why this might happen, and to..."
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Solving Access Denied in Crypto Machine Keys
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 11 Jan 2020 02:00

Codemash 2020 Recap and Cloud Design Patterns TalkSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....I’m home after surviving another great Codemash! I’m not sure how many Codemash events I’ve attended but I think it’s [ALL OF THEM] – 2 (looks like the first one was in 2007 so if my math is right (takes off socks) that..."
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Codemash 2020 Recap and Cloud Design Patterns Talk
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Featured Maven

Roy Osherove's blog provides a variety of development topics with a focus on Agile development, unit testing, hardcore .NET topics (Winforms, threading, reflection, regular expressions) and more. The blog has been online for over 5 years and gets an average 47,000 unique views per month.
Roy's also shares insights from his book on unit testing: "The Art Of Unit Testing". More info at : http://the.artofunittesting.com/

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 2656 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. 2656 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. 2657 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 2657 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 2657 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 2657 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. 2657 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" 2657 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. 2657 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 2657 days ago from TweetDeck