Microsoft spent years hammering into developers heads that you need to include certain things on your Windows applications and you need to perform certain actions. Now they want you to forget a quite a few of those "Windows standards" and replace them with new ones.
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As you look to building applications for Windows 8, another area that you can't be forgetting is touch. While Windows 7 supported touch, Windows 8 really brings it to life.
Thinking about building a Windows 8 Store application? Learn how to apply Fill and Snap easier.
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.
Programmers don't get much recognition and Microsoft understands that, which is why they've introduced Visual Studio Achievements. Visual Studio Achievements is a fun way to earn Achievement Badges that you can show off to your fellow employees or even your boss.
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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.
Adding extra fields to an ASP.NET membership set-up doesn't have to be difficult, especially if there is only a small amount of data.
Hannes du Preez explains what delegates are and how to use them to call managed and unmanaged code in VB.NET.
This article introduces you to Big Data, Apache Hadoop and MapReduce jobs. We will also learn how to create MapReduce jobs using C#.