Latest from developerFusion Latest from developerFusion en-GB Tue, 19 Mar 2013 10:07:26 GMT Media: Podcast #45 – Keeping it Sharp Our guest this week is Eric Lippert – language architect extraordinaire and famous for all his work at Microsoft in developing their languages Eric joined Microsoft right out of college and was originally working on VB It’s time for everyone’s favorite game: Name the Worst Feature of that Microso. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 10:07:26 GMT James Crowley Article: The Evolution of a Azure Web Application Windows Azure Web Sites and Windows Azure Virtual Machine - learn what it means for you Mon, 07 Jan 2013 20:41:49 GMT Michael Collier Media: Listener feedback We’ve got some great listener contributions this episode covering ColdFusion and PHP, as well as a heads up on some upcoming interviews. Also mentioned: Zend Framework and Reveal Firefox extension. *Reveal Firefox extension :: Great firefox extension for previewing and searching opened tabs. Sun, 06 Jan 2013 03:32:41 GMT James Crowley Article: Protecting your ASP.NET Web API using OAuth2 and the Windows Azure Access Control Service The world in which we live evolves at a vast speed. Today, many applications on the Internet expose an API which can be consumed by everyone using a web browser or a mobile application on their smartphone or tablet. How would you build your API if you want these apps to be a full-fledged front-end to your service without compromising security? Maarten explains how. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 10:54:36 GMT Maarten Balliauw Media: TWOdW: An "inside" look at Agile DevOps, easier embedded Linux, and more HTML5-based game building IBM.COM/DEVELOPERWORKS Scott Laningham takes a quick look at four new content pieces on developerWorks, IBM's premier resource for software developers and other IT professionals Mon, 24 Sep 2012 08:34:23 GMT James Crowley Article: Using HTML5 History in an ASP.NET MVC Site Say that each time the user clicks on a menu item in your application, the entire page is refreshed. Not such a big deal if you have a high speed connection, but, if there is a lot of content on the page, this can be a problem. What we need is the ability to fill in the partial view of data and change around the styles on the page without refreshing the complete page. This is where the HTML5 History API comes in, and that’s what this article based on HTML5 for .NET Developers is all about. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 08:24:48 GMT Dan Maharry Article: Apt Windows: Let’s Get Chocolatey! Part 2 : Multiple Installs and Package Creation In this second article on Chocolatey, Rob Reynolds looks at various ways to have Chocolatey install multiple packages on your machine and also how to create your own Chocolatey packages. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 08:24:47 GMT Rob Reynolds Article: Using JavaScript Unobtrusively With a bit of thought and time, the JavaScript defining a page's behavior can be as quiet on a page as its CSS. In this extract from Professional jQuery, Cesar Otero and Rob Larsen demonstrate how. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 08:24:48 GMT Dan Maharry Article: An Introduction to testing with the Model-View-Presenter pattern for Web Forms Development In this article, Ravi introduces the Model-View-Presenter pattern for Web Forms development, and how it compares to MVC. Then he demonstrates how to get started with it, by creating a page in a test-driven fashion Mon, 24 Sep 2012 08:24:07 GMT S. Ravi Kiran Media: Agile 2011 - Arlo Belshee - Extreme Programming, Agile Engineering, Big Data and other disruptive behaviors I always enjoy talking with Arlo about his open data work and the strange coincidence that he and Ward Cunningham are both working on this problem.  He chats about his work with big data, his penchant for starting with XP as the initial set of agile practices for teams to allow tight feedback and. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 00:05:47 GMT James Crowley Article: An Internal Application Message Bus in VB.Net Working with threads gets complicated quickly as you work to stop them falling over each other. One way to organise threads so that they co-operate without tripping over each other is to use a messaging mechanism to communicate between them. John Rivett-Carnac looks at one such implementation of internal application messaging. Tue, 31 Jul 2012 08:32:54 GMT John Rivett-Carnac Article: Android ListViews with Dynamic Data ListViews are a fundamental component in Android UIs and are used extensively. In this article, based on a technique presented in Android UI, the author discusses expanding the ListViews’ functionality so a basic list can be made into a really useful list. Sun, 29 Jul 2012 23:59:50 GMT Dan Maharry Media: Work-Life Balance with Jason Beaird Episode 172 of The SitePoint Podcast is now available! This week Kevin Dees (@kevindees) interviews Mason Stewart (@masondesu) of Zaarly and disusses the likes of SASS Less, jQuery and many other parts of the front end development world. Listen in Your Browser Play this episode directly in your b. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 17:22:01 GMT James Crowley Article: The HTML5 Drag and Drop API In this extract from Professional Javascript for Web Developers, Nicholas Zakas looks at the new Javascript Drag and Drop API in HTML5, its use and current level of browser support Fri, 20 Jul 2012 07:04:46 GMT Dan Maharry Media: Lucian Wischik Enlightens Us on Async and Parallelism At NDC in Oslo, Carl and Richard talk to Lucian Wischik about using Async and Await in .NET 4 and 4.5. Lucian talks through some great scenarios of how you can use Async and Await effectively, as well as the mistakes developers can make. Method blocking and Async don't get along! The conversation. Mon, 16 Jul 2012 23:01:03 GMT James Crowley Article: Continuous Integration Using NuGet And TeamCity Xavier Decoster demonstrates how to incorporate the creation and reuse of NuGet Packages into your Continuous Integration build setup using TeamCity Mon, 16 Jul 2012 11:33:47 GMT Xavier Decoster