Edition 24#

JavaScript ES 2017: Learn Async/Await by Example (Article)

Brandon Morelli

“ES 2017 introduced Asynchronous functions. Async functions are essentially a cleaner way to work with asynchronous code in JavaScript. In order to understand exactly what these are, and how they work, we first need to understand Promises.” (…)

WebOptimizer – a Bundler and Minifier for ASP.NET Core (Article)

Scott Hanselman

“ASP.NET Core didn’t have a runtime bundler like previous versions of ASP.NET. This was a bummer as I was a fan. Fortunately Mads Kristensen created one and put it on GitHub, called WebOptimizer.” (…)

Learning JavaScript: JavaScript Essentials for Modern Application Development (Book)

Ethan Brown

“This is an exciting time to learn JavaScript. Now that the latest JavaScript specification—ECMAScript 6.0 (ES6)—has been finalized, learning how to develop high-quality applications with this language is easier and more satisfying than ever. “(…)

Dependency Injection (Video)


“In this episode, Robert is joined by Miguel Castro, who explains dependency injection, which makes it easy to resolve classes at any level in any size object hierarchy, all the while making your application much easier to test.” (…)

Finding a Job Even If You’re Not a Senior Developer by Charles Max Wood (Podcast)

JavaScript Jabber

“In this episode of JavaScript Jabber, Charles does a solo episode talking about entrepreneurship and the topic/course on “How to Get a Job.” This is an informative episode for those looking for a job as a developer and how to prepare your resume for your career search.” (…)

JavaScriptServices (Github)


“This project is part of ASP.NET Core. You can find samples, documentation and getting started instructions for ASP.NET Core at the Home repo.” (…)


Edition 10#

Understanding Azure Cosmos DB Billing (Article)

Ansar Khan

” Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed multi-model database. One of the frequently asked questions about Cosmos DB is around billing. This article is targeted to help unravel the complexity around Cosmos DB pricing.” (…)

Porting to Entity Framework Core (Article)

Derek Comartin

” I’ve used the newer Entity Framework Core on a couple projects just to give it a test drive in the v1.0 era.  It felt very similar to Entity Framework 6. “(…)

Microservices in .NET Core: with examples in Nancy (Book)

Christian Horsdal 

Microservices in .NET Core provides a complete guide to building microservice applications. After a crystal-clear introduction to the microservices architectural style, the book will teach you practical development skills in that style, using OWIN and Nancy. “(…)

Azure Serverless end-to-end with Functions, Logic Apps, and Event Grid (Video)


” See Azure Serverless in action with this video overview that shows just how quickly you can build and deploy cloud-scale applications in the cloud.  ” (…)

Clean Architecture – Fight for Architecture (Podcast)


” Joe learns of our harebrained idea, Michael learns of Eisenhower’s matrix, and Allen explains polyfills as we begin our dive into Uncle Bob’s latest book, Clean Architecture “(…)

CsvHelper (Github)


A library for reading and writing CSV files. Extremely fast, flexible, and easy to use. Supports reading and writing of custom class objects. ” (…)