Decision Framework for the Implementation of Web Services based on Core Microsoft Technologies

EDITORIAL NOTE: Web Services have become very popular. They come in a variety of flavors and styles, a fact that can be proven pretty confusing. Microsoft ecosystem currently provides two core technologies for the implementation of web services: Windows Communication Foundation, introduced with .NET 3.0 and the ASP.NET Web API, included in ASP.NET MVC. The current article presents a Decision ...

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Articles On XSockets, ChatOps, VSCode, AWS, Azure, Lucybot, Architecture

Welcome to 1Gig Tech 24th edition! In today’s edition, there are 23 articles on technology, news, open source, community on the fantastic and ever evolving technology world. Considerations When Writing a PowerShell Function (Boe Prox) Here’s how to make the jump from simple lines of code to something that’s a lot more useful. ​Check your Google security and get 2 free ...

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Debugging Angular 2 Applications from the Console

Learn how to access useful information from your Angular 2 components right from your browser’s console There have been some quite useful articles for how to debug Angular 1.x applications from the browser’s console. But how can we achieve the same in Angular 2? Is there even a way? Let’s see. I always found it quite neat how to debug ...

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Windows: removing file and directory reparse points (symbolic links, directory links, junctions, hard links

The interwebs is full of posts telling about how to create file and directory junctions**. But there is little information about removing them and even less being correct: some suggest to del a directory junction (which just deletes everything in it but the junction). Finally there is little information about listing all junctions, so lets start with that: Deleting a ...

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Formal Education vs Self-Taught Learning…Which is Best For You?

The internet is rife with information, and has undoubtedly become one of our greatest resources for learning. Instead of referencing an encyclopedia, we now hit up Google instead. To say the internet has changed the face of education would be a gross understatement. But has it replaced the need for formal education? You already know how passionate John is about ...

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Learning Angular 2: Creating a tabs component

A follow up on thoughtram’s excellent article on creating a tabs components with Angular 2 This is a follow-up article of thoughtram’s excellent article on developing a tabs component with Angular 2, where we’re going to explore an alternative way of creating a tab component by learning about @ContentChildren and AfterContentInit. That said, definitely read thoughtram’s article on how to ...

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