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Demis Bellot recently responded to a question going into depth why a message based architecture approach works, I wanted to add this post to highlight how this approach is paying dividends for reuse across frameworks, languages and runtimes and empowering polyglot developers to build rich strongly typed clients in a simpler way. A common story for ASP.NET developers For the first few years of my ...

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I've been using Windows 8 as my primary operating system for around 3 months. With any software that I have to spend a decent amount of time with, I try to learn tricks to help me as much as I can. I am a huge proponent of avoiding the mouse as much as possible during development and trying to use hot-keys instead. So I Ctrl-Q pretty much every where on Windows 8 that I can. To be honest, if it wa ...

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