Tag Archives: async

Dew Drop – April 4, 2013 (#1,520)

Top Links Angry Birds of JavaScript: White Bird – Linting (Elijah Manor) Tasks, Monads, and LINQ (Stephen Toub) Microsoft delivers Webmatrix 3 Web-development tool bundle (Mary Jo Foley) Blink: A rendering engine for the Chromium project (Ashleigh Rentz) Hello Blink (Bruce Lawson)   Web Development Using jQuery to POST [FromBody] parameters to Web API (Dave […]

Dew Drop – April 3, 2013 (#1,519)

Top Links Monads, part twelve and Producing permutations, part one (Eric Lippert) Angry Birds of JavaScript: Black Bird – Backbone (Elijah Manor) 5 ways to implement HTTPS in an insufficient manner (and leak sensitive data) (Troy Hunt) Beware of Async Sub or Void (Jim Wooley)   Web Development ASP.NET 4.5 Web Forms Features – Model […]

The Fundamental Aims of Asynchrony

C# in Depth, Third Edition By Jon Skeet Asynchrony has been a thorn in the side of developers for years. It’s been known to be useful as a way of avoiding tying up a thread while waiting for some arbitrary task to complete, but it’s also been a pain in the neck to implement correctly. […]

Dew Drop – February 21, 2013 (#1,503)

Top Links IOC Containers and MVVM (Laurent Bugnion) Microsoft Media Platform – Player Framework (Adam Denning) Releasing Sample Browser for Windows 8 – Get Your "Hands" on 5000 Amazing Code Samples (Jialiang Ge) MVP Summit presentation on async (Stephen Toub) Glimpse – the open source diagnostics platform of the web (Glimpse Team) – Glimpse launched […]