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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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 28 Nov 2014 10:00

Solve this bug!Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....This took some head scratching before I figured it out. And here is the relevant code:..."
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Solve this bug!
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 27 Nov 2014 13:38

OmniSharp - Making cross-platform .NET a reality, and a pleasureSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....In case you missed it, make sure to read Announcing .NET 2015 - .NET as Open Source, .NET on Mac and Linux, and Visual Studio Community because there's been some big stuff going on. Here's the summary of the .NET 2015 Wave of awesomeness. We are..."
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OmniSharp - Making cross-platform .NET a reality, and a pleasure
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 27 Nov 2014 10:00

Beyond RavenDB 3.0: The future road map for RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....We are pretty much done with RavenDB 3.0, we are waiting for fixes to internal apps we use to process orders and support customers, and then we can actually make a release. In the meantime, that means that we need to start looking beyond the 3.0..."
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Beyond RavenDB 3.0: The future road map for RavenDB
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Bertrand Le Roy | Tales from the Evil Empire | 27 Nov 2014 09:02

Giving a few thanksSubscribe to Tales from the Evil Empire

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....It has been my experience that the most rewarding communities to work with are open source communities. When you give your time and expertise freely, not everyone may recognize the value that you’re bringing to the table, but enough do. There..."
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Giving a few thanks
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 26 Nov 2014 10:00

RavenDB Wow! Features presentationSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....In Oredev, beside sitting in a booth and demoing why RavenDB is cool for about one trillion times, I also gave a talk. I intended it to be a demo packed 60 minutes, but then I realized that I only have 40 minutes for the entire thing. The only thing..."
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RavenDB Wow! Features presentation
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Jeff Atwood | Coding Horror | 26 Nov 2014 01:21

Because Reading is FundamentalSubscribe to Coding Horror

Jeff Atwood writes "....Most discussions show a bit of information next to each user: What message does this send? The only number you can control printed next to your name is post count. Everyone who reads this will see your current post count. The more you post, the..."
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Because Reading is Fundamental
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 26 Nov 2014 01:15

WebClient and GetWebResponse not firing on Async RequestsSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Here’s a little oddity I ran into today: When you’re using the good old simple WebClient class you can subclass WebClient and capture the HttpWebResponse object. This is useful because WebClient doesn’t expose any of the important HTTP results like..."
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WebClient and GetWebResponse not firing on Async Requests
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 25 Nov 2014 18:00

RavenDB 3.0 RTM!Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....RavenDB 3.0 is out and about! It is available on out downloads page and on Nuget. You can read all about what is new with RavenDB 3.0 here. This is a stable release, fully supported. It is the culmination of over a year and a half of work,..."
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RavenDB 3.0 RTM!
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 25 Nov 2014 10:00

The road to RavenDB 3.0 stable releaseSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....We are currently busy shouting at the build cluster to hurry up and finish (it is not impressed by us and keep chugging on our test suite), but I was quite amused by the following: This is the merge from the 3.0 development branch to the stable..."
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The road to RavenDB 3.0 stable release
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 25 Nov 2014 09:12

Class Inheritance in ECMAScript 6Subscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....Continuing from a previous post… Over the years, there have been various approaches to building class hierarchies in JavaScript. All these approaches worked by stitching together constructor functions and prototype objects and each approach was..."
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Class Inheritance in ECMAScript 6
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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 779 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. 779 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. 779 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 779 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 779 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 779 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. 779 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" 779 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. 779 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 779 days ago from TweetDeck