Category Archives: Web

Windows 8.1: Here it is!

Build is gone, lots new things have been showed up during the MS mass. So far from all sessions I saw/watched over Channel9, a lot of good things hasve been coming out of Build 2013, and consequently a lot of good things have been coming up for Windows 8! As a result, here is the

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Git Support added to Visual Studio and TFS

Microsoft is now adding Git support for Visual Studio and TFS, so that you can open, clone and commit projects directly with you preferred Git provider. More details on the Channel9 video here; Happy coding

Entity Framework on performance side

This is a post about my findings when conducting a project based on EF. There is a really nice article on Technet you shouldn’t be missing about optimizing Entity Framework. There are quite a lot of points noted there, but here are for me the most important ones: Use compiled LINQ queries: compiling your LINQ

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Silverlight Firestarter

After Bob Muglia’s interview by Marie Joe Foley, the Silverlight community has gone though some sort of drama on the future of Silverlight. An event that will happen tonight to cover new stuff coming is the Silverlight topic. Click on Scott (gently!) to get you to the event, that will take place 6pm our time.

jQuery Templates and Data Linking

For those of you who knows about Binding in .NET with Databinding in Winforms and ASP.NET, You should have been waiting like me for such a powerful thing as in WPF with its Dual Way Binding for web apps… Don’t wait anymore! The templating jQuery plugin allows already Javascript objects templates in HTML, but now there’s a new

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Internet Explorer 9 preview

On the second day of MIX in Las Vegas, Microsoft (with the announcement on the first day of Windows 7 Phone Development Toolkit and Silverlight 4 RC), has gone for the announcement of the preview of Internet Explorer 9, with new cool things for our web developer friends, have a look yourself on this table: When

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Javascript and Ajax controls for your Web projects

On Ajaxrain.com, you’ll find a resourceful list of JavaScript controls, based on Javascript frameworks like Mootools, jQuery, Scriptaculous or Prototype, you’ll find many controls only using JavaScript, but also controls related to a specific technology (asp. NET, Php …) to match your needs. All controls are also tagged to allow a precise search for the type

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