Object Oriented Programming: JavaScript vs TypeScript in Visual Studio 2015

January 4, 2016

JavaScript has been the defacto web language for a very long time. It’s used for implementing client-side validation, animation, DOM manipulation, AJAX and for several…

TDD / Unit Testing JavaScript in Visual Studio using Jasmine and Chutzpah

December 30, 2015

  In this post we will see how to unit test JavaScript in Visual Studio using Jasmine and Chutzpah. We will use Visual Studio’s built-in…

Web Application Compatibility Lab Kit

December 30, 2015

Internet Explorer has seen several iterations over the past 20 years. IE 11 is the last version of Internet Explorer. Microsoft Edge is the future…

What are “Server Roles” / MinRole in SharePoint 2016?

December 30, 2015

Installation of older versions of SharePoint is agnostic of role. It’s the services that farm admins provision that determines the server role. E.g. on a…

What are “Server Roles” / MinRole in SharePoint 2016

December 30, 2015

Installation of older versions of SharePoint is agnostic of role. It’s the services that farm admins provision that determines the server role. E.g. on a…

Windows 10 SDK update

December 21, 2015

Next year should be a great year for .NET. One of the prominent features is iOS to Windows bridge that will most likely get released…

Integrating Visual Studio with JIRA Software

December 21, 2015

JIRA Software is a web-based agile project management solution. It offers great support for integrating with various development tools. If you don’t want to use…

JSON support in SQL Server 2016

November 19, 2015

SQL Server 2016 is around the corner. XML has been supported since SQL Server 2008. In SQL Server 2016 although JSON is not natively available…

First major Windows 10 Update is now available

November 18, 2015

First major Windows 10 update is now available. It makes Windows 10 faster and more secure than ever. You can read details here: https://blogs.windows.com/windows-insider/2015/11/12/first-major-update-for-windows-10-available-today/

How do I reduce CSS/HTML/JavaScript footprint in Visual Studio?

November 13, 2015

Creating SPAs, AJAX enabled apps definitely speeds up web applications. If you want to take performance to next level then you can reduce the CSS/HTML/JavaScript…