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Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Why does C# use UTF-16 for strings?

Andreia Gaita [sh4na] So excited to be speaking at @MonkeySpaceConf in June 9-11! Schedule is at, you can find me on days 1 *and* 2!

Jon Skeet [jonskeet] Blogged: C# 6 - First Reactions;

Jeremy Likness [jeremylikness] The top 10 mistakes C# developers make

Scott Hanselman [shanselman] Easily the funniest talk on Distributed Computing I've ever seen, by @MarkovMickens Stop now and watch it:

Marques Brownlee [MKBHD] Apple's tech support solution: Go back to 10.9.2.

Jeremy Likness [jeremylikness] Introducing Common #XAML UI

Walt Ritscher [waltritscher] .@RockyLhotka tells the story about change to licensing cost ($100 one time fee)

Jeremy Likness [jeremylikness] .NET Native performance

Mads Kristensen [mkristensen] I'm very impressed by the quality of the HTML5/CSS3 templates at #webdev

Scott Guthrie [scottgu] This morning we shipped a *massive* collection of new Microsoft Azure services + features. Details here:

Dave Winer ☮ [davewiner] Stack Overflow: What's the most open and standards compliant format for a json news feed?

Veerle Pieters [vpieters] Creating responsive Web typography. @vlh’s article shows how; Readable, Fluid Type With Basic CSS Smarts.

RobinDotNet [RobinDotNet] Microsoft really needs to fix the Microsoft online store being completely separate from the physical ones. That's a total fail.

wijmo [wijmo] FluentConf: jQuery-free #JavaScript Video

MAPACINO [Mapacino_] The Right #Colors Make #Data Easier To Read - @HarvardBiz #dataViz #ddj

Jeremy Likness [jeremylikness] Wow, this is cool: @AngularJS and #Durandal converge #angularJS (take note, #Caliburn fans)

AngularJS News [AngularJS_News] AngularJS isn't MVC, it's SDC — nathan leclaire | writings on technology and business

Jordan Moore [jordanmoore] A good read from @stripe on using CSS animations to establish context when transitioning into different states —

CodeProject [codeproject] Identity 2.0: Setting Up Account Validation and Two-Factor Authorization by John Atten

Dave Winer ☮ [davewiner] The "stack" that we use today was started in the late 1960s.

Om Malik [om] Why I quit writing internet standards by @hellovidya via @gigaom

CodeProject [codeproject] A Beginner's Tutorial for Understanding and Implementing Caching in MVC by Rahul Raj...

Paul Betts [paulcbetts] The irony is, I actually think TypeScript is a pretty useful language, but the JS community has decided it’s a punchline so it’ll go nowhere

MAPACINO [Mapacino_] A visualization of the most famous sorting algorithms #dataviz #algorithm via @littleark

Hey, designer! [HeyDesigner] CSS Layout Techniques

Manoela Ilic [crnacura] Minimal Form Interface

Veerle Pieters [vpieters] A new grid system (to me) based on the flex display property.

CodeProject [codeproject] What is the use of c# “Yield” keyword ? by Shivprasad koirala

Shawn Wildermuth [ShawnWildermuth] Robert Haas: Why The Clock is Ticking for MongoDB

A List Apart [alistapart] Thanks to you, the `picture` element is coming to browsers this year. @wilto explains how:

Engadget [engadget] Titanfall launched three weeks ago, but how's the state of service? Here's Joystiq's report:

NancyFx [NancyFx] Blogged » Microsoft acquires #nancyfx IP, with @TheCodeJunkie and @Grumpydev joining the team

MAPACINO [Mapacino_] A nice guide to #HTML and #CSS, from a design pov via @favrebulle

Smashing Magazine [smashingmag] A wonderful article about designing out of content, with grids, by @nathan_ford on lovely @ALA:

JavaScript Daily [JavaScriptDaily] Reactive Programming in JavaScript:

silverlightshow [silverlightshow] News: MEF'ing with Windows Phone 8 #windowsphone #wpdev #wp8dev

Andreia Gaita [sh4na] So MS says that, since Hotmail is theirs, a court order to search an account would be like searching themselves, so no need for one. wtf??