Date for   Saturday, November 17, 2012 8:00:00 AM - Saturday, November 17, 2012 6:00:00 PM

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The .NET Framework is a popular development platform for building apps for Windows, Windows Store, Windows Phone, Windows Server, and Windows Azure. The .NET Framework platform includes the C# and Visual Basic programming languages, the common language runtime, and an extensive class library.

Approved! .NET Coding Standards For The Real World More Info
Approved! Advanced Topics in Win 8 Programming More Info
Approved! Adventures in ASP.NET MVC 4 and Azure More Info
Approved! Amazon Web Services in 60 minutes: The .NET edition More Info
Approved! ASP.NET MVC Using Kendo UI and the MVVM Pattern More Info
Approved! ASP.Net Web API from Top to Bottom More Info
Approved! Aspect Oriented Programming - Removing code clutter with cross-cutting concerns More Info
Approved! BDD with Visual Studio 2012 and SpecFlow More Info
Approved! Be asynchronous in .net More Info
Pending Approval! boodiaBeiviva More Info
Pending Approval! Building a DSL using an OData Data Source More Info
Approved! Building a Windows 8 app from scratch More Info
Approved! Building RESTful Web APIs with examples in ASP.NET Web API More Info
Approved! Claims Based Security with Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) and Azure Access Control Service (ACS) More Info
Approved! Code reuse in C# via inheritance, interfaces, extension methods and generics More Info
Approved! Crash Course in Windows 8 More Info
Approved! Dependency Injection: A Practical Introduction More Info
Approved! Developing Windows Services in C# More Info
Approved! IEnumerable, ISaveable, IDontGetIt: Understanding .NET Interfaces More Info
Approved! Improving your ASP.NET build and deployment process More Info
Approved! Intro to the Kinect for Windows SDK in C# More Info
Pending Approval! LightSwitch - take it seriously More Info
Pending Approval! Pex and Moles - 0% reason for < 100% coverage More Info
Approved! Sharing templates between server and client - An ASP.Net MVC View Engine More Info
Approved! T, Earl Grey, Hot: Generics in .NET More Info
Approved! Tips for building fast Multi-Touch Enabled Web Sites More Info
Approved! Web Sockets Are Not Just for Web Browsers More Info
Approved! Why on earth would anyone use .NET? More Info
Approved! Windows 8 Metro Style Apps for the Enterprise More Info


Talks on Agile practices such as SCRUM, Lean and eXtreme programming, software craftsmanship
Pending Approval! A Lap Around Team Foundation Service and TFS 2012 More Info
Pending Approval! Agile Success - Why Not Me Too? More Info
Approved! Agile Thinking More Info
Approved! Behavior-Driven Development More Info
Approved! Improving Processes with Scrum and Kanban More Info
Approved! Panel: Agile in the Real World More Info
Approved! The art of asking effective questions for Agile Coaches More Info
Approved! The Power of Knowing Your Users: Personas and Empathy Maps More Info
Approved! The Successful Integration of Product Management, User Experience, and Development More Info
Approved! Two Things You Must Have to be Agile More Info

Database (SQL/NoSQL)

Database (SQL/NoSQL)
Approved! CouchDB & Node.JS More Info
Approved! Implementing bi-temporal capabilities into a normal RDBMS More Info
Approved! Introduction to RavenDB More Info
Approved! MongoDB More Info

Design (UX/UI)

Design (UX/UI)
Approved! LESS/CSS More Info
Pending Approval! Mental Models: Put on your user perspective goggles More Info

DevOps/System Administration

DevOps/System Administration
Approved! PowerShell: 0-useful in 50 minutes. More Info


Approved! AngularJS: Writing HTML of the Future More Info
Approved! Gamepad API and Mouse Lock use with HTML5 games More Info
Approved! HTML5 Gaming More Info
Approved! HTML5 Hacking! More Info
Approved! Sass: Imagining and Implementing Stylesheets Programatically More Info
Approved! Use HTML5, CSS3, & JavaScript to Create a Windows Store App Today! More Info


Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, and view images in 3D, just to name a few. It's also integral to the intranet applications and other e-business solutions that are the foundation of corporate computing.

Approved! Java for Beginners More Info
Approved! Using newer client side technologies with JEE More Info


JavaScript (JS) is an interpreted computer programming language.[5] It was originally implemented as part of web browsers so that client-side scripts couldinteract with the user, control the browser, communicate asynchronously, and alter the document content that was displayed.[5] More recently, however, it has become common in server-side programming, game development and the creation of desktop applications.

Approved! AngularJS Directives - DSL in Your HTML More Info
Approved! Beyond Dojo: The Rise of AMD (Asynchronous Module Definition) More Info
Pending Approval! Building a Client/Server Application With Backbone.js More Info
Pending Approval! Building Web API's with Node.JS and MongoDB More Info
Approved! Building Windows Azure applications with Node.js More Info
Approved! CoffeeScript 101 or how I learned to stop worrying and love the sugar More Info
Approved! Creating your own Street View More Info
Approved! EnyoJS as a Framework for Great Justice More Info
Approved! Full Stack JavaScript More Info
Approved! Functional Programming with CoffeeScript More Info
Approved! Grunt/Yeoman: The New JavaScript Build Process More Info
Pending Approval! How to take NoSQL webscale to the cloud without piping to /dev/null More Info
Pending Approval! Javascript 101 More Info
Approved! JavaScript scope, invocation context, and inheritance deep dive. More Info
Approved! Messaging patterns via Websockets More Info
Approved! Node.JS 101 More Info
Approved! Star Search: Dojo Nano More Info
Approved! Structuring JavaScript Code - Techniques, Strategies, and Patterns More Info
Approved! TypeScript, what's the fuss all about? More Info


jQuery is a fast, small, and feature-rich JavaScript library. It makes things like HTML document traversal and manipulation, event handling, animation, and Ajax much simpler with an easy-to-use API that works across a multitude of browsers. With a combination of versatility and extensibility, jQuery has changed the way that millions of people write JavaScript.

Approved! The Real World: Backbone (2012) More Info

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)
Pending Approval! Android - Building More, With Less More Info
Approved! Android Action Bar with ActionBarSherlock More Info
Approved! Android Speech Recognition and Text-To-Speech - How to voice-enable your mobile application More Info
Approved! Core Image: Making Instagram Like Effects More Info
Approved! Introduction to Android Development More Info
Approved! iOS Dealing with photos and AlAssetsLibrary More Info
Approved! iOS Web Service Programming More Info
Approved! Managing Multiple Android App Markets with Conflicting Requirements More Info
Approved! Mobilize MongoDB! Application using the Titanium Framework More Info
Pending Approval! Phonegap for Android More Info


Approved! Arduino 101 More Info
Approved! Branchs and Merges are Bears, Oh My More Info
Approved! Building Reliable Websites - Load and Performance More Info
Approved! Cloud Computing - Windows Azure - Building highly scalable web sites quickly and easily More Info
Approved! Command-Line Development More Info
Approved! Continuous Integration More Info
Approved! Developing a C Library Function from Scratch - Technical Interview Series More Info
Approved! Drupal 101 More Info
Pending Approval! From Theory to Reality More Info
Approved! Fun with RFID and the Adafruit NFC Arduino Shield More Info
Approved! Geeks Anonymous More Info
Pending Approval! Geeks Anonymous More Info
Approved! How To Survive The Technical Interview More Info
Approved! Hybrid Development Made Easy with Azure Service Bus and Neuron ESB More Info
Approved! Know Your Workplace Rights More Info
Approved! Making an Ontology for the Semantic Web More Info
Approved! Moving to the Dark Side - How to Break Into IT Management More Info
Pending Approval! New to programming? Understanding Object-Oriented Programming Notation for the Newbie More Info
Pending Approval! Parallel Processing on a Propeller More Info
Pending Approval! Programming for the young (and young at heart) More Info
Pending Approval! Projects Management Systems More Info
Approved! Raspberry Pi: What we have learned so far More Info
Approved! RS-232 on the Arduino More Info
Pending Approval! SharePoint 2013 Development Deep Dive More Info
Approved! Single-Page Applications - Should you make the shift? More Info
Approved! Soft Skills for A Hard World Part I More Info
Approved! Soft Skills for a Hard World Part II More Info
Approved! The Learning Curve: Transforming Homework to Passion More Info
Approved! Thinking in Git More Info
Approved! Twas the night before malware More Info
Approved! Web & Application Graphics for Programmers and other non-artists. More Info
Approved! WebSockets Programming in .NET 4.5 and Windows Azure More Info
Pending Approval! What Is A Pirate's Favorite Programming Language? An Introduction To Data Exploration With R Programming. More Info
Approved! What Is A Pirate's Favorite Programming Language? An Introduction To Data Exploration With R Programming. More Info
Approved! WordPress Plugin Boot Camp More Info


Python is a programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively. You can learn to use Python and see almost immediate gains in productivity and lower maintenance costs.

Pending Approval! Getting started with Django More Info


Approved! BDD and Acceptance Testing with Cucumber More Info
Pending Approval! Better Unit Tests with ApprovalTests: An Open Source Library More Info
Approved! Database Unit Testing Using Visual Studio 2010 More Info
Pending Approval! Mockito More Info
Pending Approval! QUnit More Info
Pending Approval! Swing GUI Testing with FEST More Info
Approved! Unit testing the frontend... Navigating the minefield of client side testing. More Info


A dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. It has an elegant syntax that is natural to read and easy to write.

Approved! Ruby 101 More Info
Pending Approval! Ruby on Rails for Aspiring Web Developers More Info