DayPath Journal

“Planning and creating @Azure Search indexes” and other Twinks…

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Planning and creating @Azure Search indexes [gunnarpeipman.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]@chaosrealm4 that's great news: I'm planning to Blog about this before the end of the year: [songhayblog.azurewebsites.net]

Eugene Shvets [chaosrealm4]@BryanWilhite Cool! And it will be indexed by #azuresearch blob indexer - nice recursion :)

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Using the WebJobs feature of Windows Azure Web Sites, curated by Rick Anderson [docs.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “To deploy, I zip up my [.NET EXE] app [with dependencies, config] and upload it” #AzureWebJobs@shanselman[hanselman.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] How WebAPI does Parameter Binding [blogs.msdn.microsoft.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] to bypass [FromBody] binding/casting use var xml = await this.Request.Content.ReadAsStringAsync(); in public async Task<IHttpActionResult>

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Web API POST ([FromBody]XElement xml) signature works; ([FromBody]XDocument xml) or ([FromBody]string xml) do not.

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] FromBody not binding string parameter [stackoverflow.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Only 0.1% of you are doing web server security right @tmrdevelops[theregister.co.uk]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] A Guide to Different Microsoft Azure Backup Options [petri.com]

Visual Studio [VisualStudio] Last week in @dotNET: [spr.ly] Links, tools, apps, games, meetings - tons of great #dotNET goodies. [twitter.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] The Dawn of Agentive Technology: Chris Noessel on the UX of “Soft” AI [blogs.adobe.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Write, Share & Learn about UX [thedigest.org]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “I’ve often hear two complaints when designing for accessibility.” [mrmrs.io]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “I came across a tweet of his linking to the site emptystat.es, a collection of empty state screenshots” [medium.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] What Every UX Designer Needs to Know About Negotiating [blogs.adobe.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Old School Color Cycling with HTML5 @tmrdevelops[effectgames.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] What’s the deal with declaring font properties on @font-face? [css-tricks.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “a new set of APIs that will, for the first time, give developers the power to extend CSS itself” [smashingmagazine.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] State of affairs: Bootstrap 4 vs Foundation 6.2 [dannyherran.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] I liked a @YouTube video [youtu.be] Netflix JavaScript Talks - RxJS Version 5

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “JavaScripts’s ‘everything-in-modules’ approach which..increases the chances of something breaking” @tmrdevelops[medium.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “[JavaScript] promises cannot be cancelled” [youtu.be] via @benlesh

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] No, we haven't forgotten how to code - JavaScript just needs to become a better language [blog.christoffer.me]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] C# 7 Feature Proposal: Local Functions [thebillwagner.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “What happens if an exception is thrown by your LINQ query?” [markheath.net]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “Don't Block on Async Code” [blog.stephencleary.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “We are differentiating the procedural programming mindset from an object-oriented one.” [yegor256.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] More Choices in PowerShell [petri.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “Banish cmd.exe from your shortcuts, and upgrade to its successor, PowerShell.” [futurice.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “Docker and [asp.net] Core: A Webcast” @ShawnWildermuth[wildermuth.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “Docker Machine is a tool that lets you create virtual machines with Docker on your laptop or on cloud…” @Azure[azure.microsoft.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “I found that there was a driver to use VMWare with docker but no posts describing how to use it” [designcoderelease.blogspot.co.uk]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] 4 open source alternatives to Dreamweaver [opensource.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] evangelist @terrylwhite covers interactive ePUB with #AdobeInDesign[youtube.com]@megafunkmega

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] "@Scribus might some day get an "epub exporter" (this feature is work in progress. Dev takes place on github..)" [wiki.scribus.net]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Introduction to using Substance Painter with Blender @megafunkmega[blendernation.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Microsoft Adds New Feature in Office 2016 That Can Block Macro Malware [news.softpedia.com]

Digital Trends [DigitalTrends] TP-Link’s Talon router boasts eight antennas and is the first with 802.11ad Wi-Fi [bit.ly][twitter.com]

Greg Hurrell [wincent] New blog post, "Conquering my demons", about managing fear as a software developer: [wincent.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “Female computer programmers make 72 cents for every dollar earned by male programmers” [news.slashdot.org]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Agile comes from Small Talk culture [youtube.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] "Every getter and setter in your code represents a failure to encapsulate and creates unnecessary coupling." [typicalprogrammer.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] AMOLED Displays Are Now Cheaper To Produce Than LCD [hardware.slashdot.org]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] “If 301 or 302, look for a Location header, which will contain the ‘expanded URL’” [no need for @longurl] [stackoverflow.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] the @longurl API and the web main web site are down :(