My new article - How to Call WCF Services Properly
Constrained Execution Regions in .NET - for reliable code.
Bacteria that directly consume electricity
Sweet! Just stumbled upon the fact that Ctrl-PageUp and Ctrl-PageDown in Chrome lets you switch between tabs! I only previously knew about Ctrl-Tab and Ctrl-Shift-Tab. Appreciate the little things! http://goo.gl/l4wrJE
Why Web Components may not be ready for Production yet. Although they landed in Chrome 36, they only have partial support in Firefox, and they are not present in Safari or IE. A polyfill is a long-term necessity for developers that want to use web components outside of Chrome…
Chrome stable 36 brings full support for Web Components!
Object.observe() is landing in Chrome 36 beta.
IBM is betting on Apple to carry its analytics and cloud portfolio into the modern era. Apple is betting on IBM to cement the iPad’s status as the new enterprise computing standard.
Microsoft to slash 18,000 jobs - Most of the job losses expected to come from firm’s Nokia unit & kills off the Nokia Android phones
Think I need a meme. ASP .NET MVC 6 - it is looking more and more like Node.js and Express. That is a good thing, but Microsoft is still playing catch up. Maybe something about how when ASP .NET MVC 6 may eventually be hosted on Linux with Mono, then its transformation to the dark side will be complete and it may rival Node.js.
Video - All about ASP .NET MVC 6 - the unification of ASP .NET MVC, Web API and Web Pages.
Charts for your front-end Web apps - a comparison of AngularJS directives.
Simple Injector has some great documentation and well thought out design principles that push developers into the better practices for doing Dependency Injection. Opinionated and fast. e.g. No out-of-the box support for Property Injection and no XML configuration.
Has anyone used LightInject or Simple Injector - had any good or bad experience with them? I have been considering AutoFac as my next IoC container to use with WCF, but after seeing the performance comparison (http://www.palmmedia.de/blog/2011/8/30/ioc-container-benchmark-performance-comparison) I think I’ll go with LightInject (http://www.lightinject.net) or Simple Injector (https://simpleinjector.codeplex.com).