Sharing C# Across Windows, Android and iOS

1.4 Million new Android devices are activated every day. 500 Million iOS devices sold. You can target all of them today from your existing C# skills and code using MvvmCross. MvvmCross is a Mvvm Platform for Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android, WindowsPhone, WindowsStore, WPF and Mac. It includes databinding support for Android XML, for iOS XIBs and for […]

TDD: Where Did it All Go Wrong?

Since Kent Beck wrote the book on Test-Driven Development (TDD) in 2002 a lot of words have been dedicated to the subject. But many of them propagated misunderstandings of Kent’s original rules so that TDD practice bears little resemblance to Kent’s original ideas.

Hack Yourself First and Other Security Tips

This interview with a Microsoft Developer Security MVP takes you through some of the most important security aspects of the web and what web developers should be thinking about when developing. It discusses strategies and implementation details that should be considered to make sure your web app is as secure as it can be.

One ASP.NET: A New Unified Project System for Web Developers

The introduction of One ASP.NET in Visual Studio 2013 enables developers to combine Web Forms, MVC, Web API and other ASP.NET project templates together in a single project. This video shows you how the new approach works, how it integrates with a new security wizard and what MVC scaffolding can now do, once a Visual […]

Discovering Type Providers in F# 3.0

Have you ever needed to access a data source in your application? Trick question! Are there developers who would answer no to that question? Of course not! Learn how quick and easy data access can be with F#’s new Type Providers. This presentation covers connecting to several different data sources using the relevant type providers, […]

Top 3 SQL Server Indexing Mistakes

It’s incredibly easy to make big mistakes with indexes in SQL Server. This video presents the three most common mistakes people make with their indexing. You’ll learn how these mistakes can have disastrous impacts and practical steps you can take right away to identify if these problems exist in your environment.