Dew Dump – November 4, 2015 (#2126)

While I am at the MVP Summit in Redmond, WA. The Morning Dew will be in “Dew Dump” mode. All links are presented with limited categorization. Normal Dew Drop posts will resume next Monday, November 9th.

Top Links

Visual Studio Enterprise 2015 Reviewed (Dirk Strauss)

SSW TV – Past, Present and Future of MONO with Miguel de Icaza (Sophie Belle)


Web Development

38 ngAir – Angular Connect Recap (Angular Air)

Do We Actually Need Specificity In CSS? (Chris Coyier)

Kendo UI Dips its Small Toe in the Web Component Pool (Cody Lindley)

CodeChat 046 – Use Vorlon.js for Awesome Remote Debugging Webpages | CodeChat (Jeremy Foster)

#32 PyPy.js – PyPy Python in Your Browser (Michael Kennedy (@mkennedy))

Contributing to ASP.NET 5 Documentation (ssmith)



WPF For JavaScript ()

MvvmLight and Xamarin.Android (Daniel Hindrikes)


Miscellaneous .NET

RavenDB in Action (Oren Eini)

Trace your Application Insights events inside Visual Studio Diagnostic tools (Abhijit Jana)

Synchronous and asynchronous sequential execution of functions (Axel Rauschmayer (

Visual Studio Online Update – Oct 30 (Brian Harry MS)

VS 2015 Update 1 RC & TFS 2015 Update 1 RC2 Released (Brian Harry MS)

Visual Studio – Developer Top Ten for Nov 3rd, 2015 (Dmitry Lyalin)

MSBuild.SonarQube.Runner v1.0.2 released (and renamed) (DuncanP – Microsoft)

#MSBAND – Posts on development #Windows10 apps for the Band using Visual Studio 2015 (elbruno)


Design / Methodology / Testing

Dealing with Process Debt by Taking a First Agile Step (BenLinders)


Other Mobile Platforms

New & Improved Google Play Services for Android (Jon Dick)


Podcasts / Screencasts / Videos

Azure for Business Transformation with Jason Zander (Carl Franklin & Richard Campbell)



Advanced JSON Techniques in SQL Server 2016 – Part 2 ()

SQL SERVER – What is the OVER Clause? – Notes from the Field #101 (Pinal Dave)



The Mystery of the PowerShell “alias” (sarah)



184 JSJ Web Performance with Nik Molnar ()

180: Otto, Vagrant, and Automation with Mitchell Hashimoto (Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo)

39 ngAir – ngAnimate 2.0 (Angular Air)

Announcing Docker 1.9: Production-ready Swarm and Multi-host Networking (Ben Firshman)

Episode 133: Kinky Friedman (Brian Heater)

Windows 10 Fall refresh for desktop and mobile aiming for Nov 12 release (Daniel Rubino)

Episode 055 | Nathan Carroll – Family and Fitness ( (Dave Rael))

Functional Geekery Episode 33 – Richard Feldman and Tessa Kelly (functionalgeekery)

Introducing C++ Experimental Editor Tools! (Gabriel Ha)

TypeScript and You (Greg Duncan)

Retrofitting Data Security with Luke Babarinde ( (Richard Campbell and Greg Hughes))

Links of the month (October Edition) (Jan Hentschel)

109: Designing Products with Dustin Senos (Jen Simmons)

The New Home of DSC Documentation (Joey Aiello [MSFT])

Episode #002 – Jeffrey on Windows Server 2016 Storage | Tell me about IT with Jeffrey Snover (mattmcspirit)

Announcing a new partnership between Microsoft and Red Hat (Microsoft Azure)

Episode 101 | Reflecting on the First 2yrs and 100 Episodes of the Show ( (Andrew Connell and Chris Johnson))

Aggregate Queries in Seq Part 2: Defining a Syntax (Nicholas Blumhardt)

Microsoft Connect() Virtual Conference Preview (Paul Ballard)

Changing the conditions under which ReadFile produces fewer bytes than requested (Raymond Chen – MSFT)

Tuesdays with Corey: Dev Test labs from Azure Con | Tuesdays With Corey (RicksterCDN)

SE-Radio Episode 241: Kyle Kingsbury on Consensus in Distributed Systems (se-radio team)

State of Windows Apps – A MVP’s Perspective (Tony Champion)


More Link Collections

The Daily Six Pack: November 4, 2015 (Dirk Strauss)

The Morning Brew #1961 (Chris Alcock)

Double Shot #1578 (Mike Gunderloy)

Geek Reading November 4, 2015 (Robert Diana)