Chris Bennett shows you how to create a simple Background Task and put it into your Windows 8 Metro UI Apps.
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Windows Phone platform offers rich APIs to capture user input. Learn how Windows Phone developers can use these APIs to create a Windows Phone drawing application that takes input in the form of user touch.
Microsoft has introduced some cool features with Visual Studio 2012 that seem to resolve some general issues faced by every web developer while working with a .js or a .css file. Read on to learn about a few of them.
Reset events are the wait handles that help synchronize threads in the middle of some asynchronous threading operations where multiple threads are executing simultaneously. V.N.S Arun examines this often confusing .NET framework topic.
Async and Await in C# 5.0 are designed to work with the Task Parallel Library and to maintain code structure a lot simpler. Read this article to learn about them.
HTML5 lets you drag files from Windows Explorer or Desktop and drop them on a predefined area of a web page, from where you can upload them to the server using jQuery.
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The Transactional File System (TxF), which allows access to an NTFS file system to be conducted in a transacted manner through extensions to the Windows SDK API. MFC 10, has been extended to support TxF and related technologies. This support allows existing MFC applications to be easily extended to support kernel transactions.
The original release of the .NET Framework included collections as .NET was introduced to the Microsoft programming world. The .NET Framework 2.0 introduced generics to complement the System.Collections namespace and provide a more efficient and well performing option. Read on to learn more...
Learn how to use ApplicationDataContainer and ApplicationDataContainerSettings in your Windows 8.1 Store apps.
AutoMapper is an external component that helps in creating a mapping between a source and destination model types. Read on to learn about the AutoMapper component and how to use it in an Asp.Net MVC application.