Monthly Archives: March 2012

ASP.NET MVC, Web API, Razor and Open Source

This is transcript of a blog post done by the great Scott Gu. to talk about Microsoft great ASP.NET products being open source ! Scott runs the development teams that build ASP.NET, Silverlight, WPF, CLR, IIS, Media Server, and the Visual Studio Tools for Web Development and Windows Phone 7. Microsoft has made the source […]

8 Qualities of Remarkable Employees

Here is an interesting article by Jeff Haden. ================================= 8 Qualities of Remarkable Employees Forget good to great. Here’s what makes a great employee remarkable. Great employees are reliable, dependable, proactive, diligent, great leaders and great followers… they possess a wide range of easily-defined—but hard to find—qualities. A few hit the next level. Some employees […]

LINQ – Startup guide

This article is from MSDN and has been written by Don Box and Anders Hejlsberg. .NET Language-Integrated Query After two decades, the industry has reached a stable point in the evolution of object-oriented (OO) programming technologies. Programmers now take for granted features like classes, objects, and methods. In looking at the current and next generation […]

7 Steps To Getting Paid More And Promoted Faster

This article has initially been written by FC Expert Blogger Brian Tracy on 03-06-2012 | 11:00 AM. There are methods and techniques used by the highest-paid and most successful people in our society to get paid more money for what they do and get promoted faster to higher levels of authority and responsibility. When you […]

Naveen is leaving Foursquare

Written By: Patrick Goudjo-Ako Post Reading Time: 4 minutes. Naveen Selvadurai, brillant entrepreneur and co-founder of Foursquare has announced he is leaving the location-based social networking company. Naveen founded Foursquare in 2009 with his friend Dennis Crowley. Here is what he wrote on his personal blog on March 4th 2012. ———— three years ago this […]


Sometimes, I’ve been formatting date in order to display them in an application. DateTime.ToString Converts the value of the current DateTime object to its equivalent string representation using the specified format. Here is some nice code from msdn that shows you that. using System; public class DateToStringExample { public static void Main() { DateTime dateValue = new […]