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10 Programming Lessons For New Developers

10 Programming Lessons For New Developers

What one piece of advice would you give to a new developer learning to code? Today, I list 10 important lessons for new developers.

Review: Codemash v2.0.1.9

Review: Codemash v2.0.1.9

Codemash is awesome every year with friends and fantastic sessions and 2019 didn't disappoint.

10 More C# Extension Methods For The Holiday Season

10 More C# Extension Methods For The Holiday Season

Ahhh, it's that time of year again when we stuff the C# stocking with some Extension Methods!

Dependency Injection of Internals in .NET Core 2.1

Dependency Injection of Internals in .NET Core 2.1

Our guest blogger, Andrew Hinkle, shows us a technique on how to use dependency injection with internals in .NET Core 2.1.

Collection: SQL Server Sample Databases

Collection: SQL Server Sample Databases

Why create a whole database when you can use an existing one for testing purposes? Today, I've collected a list of sample databases for SQL Server.

Create a custom JSON Serialization Binder to resolve Derived Types

Create a custom JSON Serialization Binder to resolve Derived Types

Ever have problems with derived types when serializing? Our guest blogger, Andrew Hinkle, provides a solution using JSON and Newtonsoft's Serializer

ASP.NET Core with Entity Framework Core: Returning Multiple ResultSets

ASP.NET Core with Entity Framework Core: Returning Multiple ResultSets

While it may not be supported, today's post shows how to use Entity Framework Core to return back multiple result sets.

TRIM: Wrapping Business Objects with Foundational Concepts

TRIM: Wrapping Business Objects with Foundational Concepts

When working with core objects in your system, applying basic concepts makes them easier to use. Today, I introduce a simple acronym to make your objects more maintainable.

Christmas Gift and Holiday Guide for 2018

Christmas Gift and Holiday Guide for 2018

This year, the Christmas Gift Guide is a little shorter, but I made sure these gifts were just for the techies this year!

Quick Tip: Seeding Large Data in Entity Framework Core 2.1

Quick Tip: Seeding Large Data in Entity Framework Core 2.1

Populating small tables isn't a problem with Entity Framework Core, but what about large amounts of data? Today, I show how to feed large data into your entities.