DevMavens

ma•ven (mā'vən)

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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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 17 Dec 2021 21:20

Little's LawSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....Little's Law was first described in 1954 and later proved by John Little in 1961. It is typically expressed as: L = λW L represents the…"
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 12 Apr 2021 12:00

AWS Roles, AWS Lambda and eventual consistencySubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I’m doing some cloud work, and I am working based off the official documentation, trying to automate the creation of an AWS Lambda. In order to allow me to quickly iterate, I’m basically creating the entire thing from scratch each..."
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AWS Roles, AWS Lambda and eventual consistency
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Rob Conery | Rob Conery | 11 Apr 2021 00:00

Writing, Editing and Formatting a Technical Ebook in 2021Subscribe to Rob Conery

Rob Conery writes "....This post could easily be 20,000 words… there is just so much shit to wade through to get your book looking just so. What do I mean? Here are my concerns, which are simple ones I think. I want: Fonts to be crisp and readable, the line-heights..."
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Writing, Editing and Formatting a Technical Ebook in 2021
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 09 Apr 2021 12:00

Whitepaper: Couchbase vs RavenDB Performance at Rakuten KoboSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....We just published a white paper on RavenDB performance vs. Couchbase performance in a real customer scenario.I had to check the results three times before I believed them. RavenDB is pretty awesome, but I had no idea it was that awesome. The data..."
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Whitepaper: Couchbase vs RavenDB Performance at Rakuten Kobo
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 08 Apr 2021 12:00

Talking about RavenDB in the Angular ShowSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....You can hear me speaking at the Angular Show about using document database from the point of view of full stack or front end developers.In this episode, panelists Brian Love, Jennifer Wadella, and Aaron Frost welcome Oren Eini, founder of RavenDB,..."
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Talking about RavenDB in the Angular Show
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 07 Apr 2021 12:00

Optimizing non obvious costsSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....One of the “fun” aspects of running in the cloud is the fact that certain assumptions that you take for granted are broken, sometimes seriously so. Today post is about an issue a customer run into in the cloud. They were seeing some cases of high..."
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Optimizing non obvious costs
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 07 Apr 2021 00:00

Speed Up Docker Compose with Parallel BuildsSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....I've been using docker-compose quite a bit lately for a distributed app that includes 3 front end apps, 2 databases, RabbitMQ, and PaperCut…"
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 06 Apr 2021 18:13

Take your Windows Terminal and PowerShell to the next level with Terminal IconsSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm having a blast customizing my terminal and making my prompt awesome. How to make a pretty prompt in Windows Terminal with Powerline, Nerd Fonts, Cascadia Code, WSL, and oh-my-posh Taking your PowerShell prompt to the next level with Windows..."
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Take your Windows Terminal and PowerShell to the next level with Terminal Icons
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Rob Conery | Rob Conery | 06 Apr 2021 00:00

Turning a Blog Into a BookSubscribe to Rob Conery

Rob Conery writes "....I find programmers to be fascinating people. We’re all human but there’s an additional something that, to me, is fascinating to dig for. It’s the main reason I created This Developer’s Life with Scott Hanselman: I like digging into the human side of..."
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Turning a Blog Into a Book
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 05 Apr 2021 00:00

How to measure elapsed time of command line tools using PowerShellSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....I'm using the command line to run build scripts and other tasks more and more, especially now that .NET Core / .NET 5 has the CLI and…"
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Featured Maven

Steve Smith is a Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, ASPInsider, and frequent conference speaker. His blog covers a variety of .NET topics with a frequent focus on software development techniques and application performance tips.

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 3108 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. 3108 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. 3108 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 3108 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 3108 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 3108 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. 3108 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" 3108 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. 3108 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 3108 days ago from TweetDeck