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Sep 17 2012

How to access Blob Storage from an Azure Web Site

A short post highlighting one way to access Blob/Table/Queue Storage services from an Azure Web Site

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Jun 25 2012

Running Jasmine BDD tests in Visual Studio using JsTestDriver

How to run Jasmine tests in Visual Studio using JsTestDriver, covering configuring JsTestDriver and Jasmine and invoking the tests via a shortcut key.

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Jun 5 2012

Launching IIS Express from Visual Studio 2010 without admin rights on Windows 7

How to configure IIS Express so that it runs from Visual Studio without needing Visual Studio to be run with Admin rights.

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May 24 2012

Searching and Filtering Team Foundation Server 2010 Changesets

A quick guide to searching for and filtering changesets in Team Foundation Server 2010.

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May 13 2012

Passing command line parameters into a PSake build script

Quick guide to passing parameters into a PSake build script via the PowerShell command that invokes the script.

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Apr 30 2012
Mar 30 2012

Adding custom HTTP 301 redirects to a webforms application using an HttpModule

A short guide to implementing custom 301 redirects for an ASP.NET Webforms application by using an HttpModule.

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Feb 20 2012

Guide To Limited Company Contracting

Here is a short guide to setting yourself up as a limited company and some of the things you need to think about when securing your first contract

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Jan 7 2012

Passing Json data to a RESTful WCF 4 service using Json.Net

How to pass Json data to a RESTful WCF 4 service using Json.Net and the WebApi HttpClient

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Jan 1 2012

How to run a local Continuous Integration build via a Visual Studio shortcut key

Tips on running a local Continuous Integration build via a Visual Studio shortcut key, with a focus on PSake.

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Dec 29 2011

The importance of unit testing - why do firms still overlook it?

An exploration of ways to sell the unit test idea to organisations and projects that are unwilling to engage in/realise the benefits of the practice

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Dec 14 2011

Fixed cost/fixed scope Agile

A revisiting of an old question that I touched upon in my round-up of XPDay 2011 with some extra thoughts thrown in

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Nov 29 2011

The Wonderful World of ReSharper

A few tips and tricks that I use most often with ReSharper. Always happy to hear about more!

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Nov 24 2011

XP Day 2011

An overview of XP Day 2011, held over 2 days in Central London. A thoroughly worthwhile conference run in the open spaces style over both days

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Nov 14 2011

Agile project planning using Effect Maps and Specification-by-Example - part 2

The second of a 2 part series on effect mapping and specification by example as tools for project planning. This second part focuses on specifications

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Nov 14 2011

Agile project planning using Effect Maps and Specification-by-Example - part 1

The first of a 2 part series on effect mapping and specification by example as tools for project planning. This first part focuses on effect maps

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Oct 25 2011

Scrum Gathering London 2011 - Day 3

The last of a 3 part series detailing my observations and experiences when I attended the Scrum Alliance Global Gathering in London in October 2011.

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Oct 24 2011

Scrum Gathering London 2011 - Day 2

The second of a 3 part series detailing my observations and experiences when I attended the Scrum Alliance Global Gathering in London in October 2011.

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Oct 23 2011

Scrum Gathering London 2011 - Day 1

The first of a 3 part series detailing my observations and experiences when I attended the Scrum Alliance Global Gathering in London in October 2011.

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