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Succeeding in the Windows Phone Store

On June the 26th, 2014 @ 6:30 PM, come and join us at BCIT Burnaby campus for the “Succeeding in the Windows Phone Store ” session presented by me. All Windows Phone apps and games are distributed through the Windows … Continue reading

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SQL – How to find where a table column is used

If you ever get in the situation that you need to find out from which stored procedure/ function is a table column updated, this is a useful script: SELECT DISTINCT OBJECT_NAME(id) FROM syscommentsWHERE TEXT LIKE ‘%lookup_field%’ORDER BY OBJECT_NAME(id)

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Run WcfTestClient on a server that doesn’t have Visual Studio installed

It was so easy to test the old fashion .asmx web services from the production servers, since you could just grab the link, put it in a browser and a full fledged test you could run on it. With the … Continue reading

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Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 – Training

Tutorials and videos useful to learn how to develop apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone: channel9.msdn.com/Events/Build/2012 – Build 2012 event. How to design and build beautiful Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 apps. How to sell your apps in the … Continue reading

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On the way to become a professional developer

I would like to highlight some of the sites that I found useful in my learning process: http://channel9.msdn.com/ – videos about the people building Microsoft Products & Services, DevTeach events http://www.codeproject.com – one of my favorites, offers tons of articles, samples http://www.dotnetcurry.com/ – … Continue reading

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.NetBC UG Event: Essential Windows Azure IaaS for developers

On July the 9th, 2013 @ 6:30 PM, come and join us at BCIT Burnaby campus for the “Essential Windows Azure IaaS for developers” session presented by Medhat Elmasry. Why should developers care about IaaS? Think of your Windows Azure … Continue reading

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