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Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:03:00 -0800

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Check if a String Contains a Phrase

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:26:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

Determine Whether or Not a Form Is Open

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 02:11:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Intermediate

Bypassing a Dialog Window's DialogResult

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 02:07:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

PowerShell Goes Cross-Platform

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:25:00 -0800

Powershell's new cross-platform status will significantly increase its reach and relevance in the Enterprise. It will also eliminate a lot of duplicate script code and/or allow using PowerShell in scripting scenarios that previously required Python or Ruby.

Determine CPU Usage with C#

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 10:08:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Intermediate

Calculate File Size in C#

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:07:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Intermediate

Detect Internet Connection in C#

Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:33:00 -0800

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

Sometimes you Don't Need a Variable

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:19:00 -0700

Language: Visual Basic Classic (6 and earlier)||Expertise: Beginner

Using BitBlt to Copy Images in C#

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:30:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Intermediate

IsPrime Function

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 06:16:00 -0700

Language: Visual Basic Classic (6 and earlier)||Expertise: Advanced

Determine What Permissions the User Has on the System

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 02:00:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

Find and Activate External Windows

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:59:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

Hybrid Integrations with Azure Logic Apps

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:34:00 -0700

Take a look at how to leverage Azure Logic Apps in a hybrid scenario, where the business process needs to integrate systems in cloud and on-premise.

Passing the Missing Function Value

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:11:00 -0700

Language: Visual Basic Classic (6 and earlier)||Expertise: Intermediate

Automate Salesforce Business Processes with Azure Logic Apps

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:34:00 -0700

Learn how to declaratively define a process automation workflow with Salesforce and Azure Logic Apps.

Exploring Software Development Methodologies

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:11:00 -0700

Gigi Sayfan brings some clarity to the concept of the methodology and investigates various prominent methodologies and their manifestation in processes, programming language, frameworks and tools.

Disable or Enable Controls in a Parent Control, Except for one

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 02:17:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Intermediate

Ending the War of the Shells

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 12:51:00 -0700

See what Microsoft has been up to in regards to streamlining integration between *Nix and Windows environments.

Giving a User Control a Border

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 02:12:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Advanced

When to use CType, TryCast, DirectCast, CBool, etc.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:21:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner When you need to cast some type to another type in VB, you should favor the "classical" functions CBool, CByte, CInt, CLng, CDec, CSng, CDbl, CDate, CStr and the "new" kids on the block (CSByte, CShort, CUShort, CUInt, CULng, CChar, and CObj) as they were designed exactly for it.

Are Design Patterns Really Useful?

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 11:22:00 -0700

The touted benefits of design patterns are that they allow proliferation of best practices and allow for efficient communication between engineers, but how does that play out in practice?

Audit Azure Logic App Workflow with Event Hubs and Azure Stream Analytics

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 10:41:00 -0700

Learn more about the support for streaming diagnostic logs into Event Hubs that was recently released in preview.

Error Log with USING & Try Catch

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 02:00:00 -0700

Language: .NET||Expertise: Beginner

Programming Basics: The Function Signature

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:21:00 -0700

See how paying attention to your function signature, utilizing language features where possible and using immutable data structures and pure functions can get you pretty far.

.NET Core 1.0 and Cross-Platform Development

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:04:00 -0700

Microsoft recently announced the release of .NET Core 1.0, a truly cross-platform runtime and development environment.