DIY Home Security Using Kinect, Azure, Windows Phone and Windows 8

Most the people who were in the TechEd 2012 India would have witnessed the cool demo by me and Abhijit Jana made on the opening Keynotes of the event. And now we would like to share how this solution was developed so that you can also build your own. Before we could pitch in, let…

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Why Ternary Operator Doesnt Support Nullable Types

Nullable types and ternary operators are around for many years now and may be not everybody know that ternary operator doesn’t support assigning null values to nullable types. To understand the real reason for the design, I got in touch with Mads Torgersen, Alex Turner and Anson Horton; the lead technologists of the Visual Studio…

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Localization / Multilingual Support Using Resource Files In .net

Localization for a multilingual application is every developer’s nightmare. With .net it is not a tough programming as most of the algorithm is already available. Well in this article we will discuss on how we can achieve localization using resource files. Read More

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Multiple Sort For Collection Using LINQ

There are quite a lot of instance where you need to do a primary sort and you need a secondary sort on the same collection and sometimes even multiple sort. With LINQ we can achieve it pretty straight forward. Read More

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Getting Added And Deleted Items In A List Using LINQ

Most the time when we work with a list object, finding a newly added items or deleted items becomes a very trivial part of the logic. Sometimes, we endup writing sophisticated logic or loops to get this done. Below code will demonstrate how this can be easily done using LINQ. Read More

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Guide: Write your own syntax highlighter

Syntax Highlighter has become the trivial part of every programmers life. Since “Oxford English Dictionary” which was published in the year 1985, we are addicted to these editors. In this post, I will walk you through a very simple and basic syntax highlighter application. Read More

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Tip: Search Multiple Strings Using Regular Expression

This is small piece of code snippet which I wanted to share as we face this necessity in our day to day programming. Suppose you have a need when you need to search multiple string Read More

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Workaround For Non Serializable Types

There are many a situations you would have come across when you want to XML serialize an object but since the type is a non – serializable you can’t do it, and you could have done a lot of code for getting the functionality done. There is a much simpler and easy way to get…

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Azure Tutorial; Be in cloud (Part 5) [Storage Account – Introduction]

Windows Azure – Storage Now that we have already completed the part of compute, we will now dive into another bigger advantage of the Azure; the storage. This shouldn’t be confused with the hosting space provided by many hosting vendors. Unlike the hosting space, or disk space provided by most of the vendors, this is…

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