Monday is a Bank Holiday here in the UK, so inkeeping with Morning Brew tradition there will be no edition on Monday, with normal service resuming on Tuesday - Enjoy the long weekend. Information C#/.NET Little Wonders: The Enumerable.Repeat() Static Method - James Michael Hare continues his Little Wonders series looking at less well known parts of [...]
The ASP.NET out of the box included site map provider, XmlSiteMapProvider, allows specifying one or more required roles for each node it knows about. Let’s say you have something like this on your Web.sitemap file:
“Live Tile News” had a very favourable review on the BBC’s technology program “Click” last week and I have had a lot of questions around the impact on downloads. The first chart shows downloads for April – with the healthy spike being a result of the coverage received. The second chart is specific to “Live [...]
As you may know URLScan feature is deprecated from IIS7 and Within IIS 7, all the core features of URLScan have been incorporated into a module called Request Filtering, and a Hidden Segments feature has been added. Windows Azure instances for Web Role...(read more)
Microsoft is getting rid of the Windows Live branding and streamlining the product offering into connected services that run as apps under Windows 8. The collection of add on products known as Windows Live Essentials (Messenger, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker, Writer, Live Mesh and Family Safety) will all be reimagined as apps under Windows 8. The exceptions are Mesh which will most likely be rolled into SkyDrive, and SkyDrive itself which Microsoft has confirmed will be integrated into Windows 8.
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InfoQ: Architecting for Failure at the Guardian.co.uk: "Michael Brunton-Spall talks about various types of system failure that can happen, sharing the lessons learned at the Guardian and measures taken to prevent and mitigate failure.