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We had a fantastic time at the first AppiumConf in London. We'd like to extend a huge thank you to our speakers, sponsors, and all the delegates for …

Locking Down Your Website Scripts with CSP, Hashes, Nonces and Report URI

<b>Presently sponsored by:</b> Security Newsletter: a weekly newsletter digesting last week’s infosec news into a shortlist of useful articles.I run a …

JavaScript

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

Just a few days before embarking on a road trip through Northern Spain, my brother (who does not work for Google, but is a computer nerd), informed …

Maps

Debugging Node.js with Chrome DevTools

Support for Node.js debuggability landed in Node.js in 2016. Here’s how to get up and running. <i>(Post updated Jan 2018)</i><p><b>1. Download and install the</b></b> …

Announcing the new webpack CLI

After getting feedback from the community about webpack being hard to get started with, we listened and decided to re-envision the CLI for webpack. …

Parsing JavaScript - better lazy than eager?

Parsing JavaScript better lazy than eager? Marja Hölttä - marja@chromium.org - Twitter: @marjakh JSConfEU - May 2017

April 2017 App Service update

This month we rolled out a new experience for Azure Functions, new Hybrid Connections UX and new integration with Azure CDN.<p>New experience for Azure …

How we use RM – Part 1

The teams that contribute to VSTS (TFS and other micro-services like Release Management, Package Management, etc) began using Release Management to …

Play by Play: Azure Beyond Websites

By Troy Hunt and Aaron Powell<p>Learn the lesser known, but amazingly powerful features in Azure that allow you to take your development beyond just …

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft’s Azure Stack preview adds support for Azure Functions and App Service

Azure Stack is one of Microsoft’s most ambitious projects in the data center space. The goal of Azure Stack is, at its core, to bring many of the features of Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing platform into the enterprise data center. While there are some obvious advantages to using public cloud …

webpack bits: Getting the most out of the CommonsChunkPlugin()

From time to time, the webpack core team loves to get the community involved on Twitter, and share bits and pieces of knowledge in a fun and …

Angular v6 Snippets

Microsoft Visual Studio

Fix CIA Hacking Issue

Fix CIA Hacking Notepad++ Issue<br>And lot of enhancements and bug-fixes which improve your Notepad++ experience.

Testing Routes in Angular 2

Dive back into Angular 2, and learn how to test routes in a new tutorial in our series on test-driven development with Angular 2 and Webpack.<p><b>Brought</b> …

SQL queries for Azure Cosmos DB

52 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB supports querying documents using SQL (Structured Query Language) as a JSON query language on …

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Xamarin .NET Workbooks - Interactive Computing is a stellar learning tool

I've been thinking a lot about how to best teach .NET and C#/F# to folks who are new to the space. We've added an in-browser no-install C# tutorial …

Xamarin

Azure App Service Secrets and Web Site Hidden Gems

I just discovered that you can see a preview (almost like a daily build) of the Azure Portal if you go to https://preview.portal.azure.com instead of …

Software Development

Guidance for developing Azure Functions

Azure Functions developers guide<p>7 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>In Azure Functions, specific functions share a few core technical concepts and …

Angular-cli with the super powers

Sharing is caring!<p>Angular-cli has simplified the life of a lot of developers reducing the startup time of a project and giving the ability to focus …

Startups

9 Fantastic Utilities for the Node.js Developer

Node.js is a tool that's used in a variety of different ways in a variety of different workflows and for a variety of different purposes. Front-end, …

JavaScript

I'm speaking at #msauignite this arvo about a heap of tricks I've learned running @haveibeenpwned on a coffee budget https://t.co/tMqutmPfmo

Speaker tips at #msauignite - these are all awesome! https://t.co/XBbQTy5Mlz

Pricing – App Service

Am I charged for apps while they are in stopped state?<p>Yes. Rates listed apply to apps in stopped state. Please delete apps that are not in use, or …

Scaling a standard Azure website to 380k queries per minute of 163M records with loader.io

Almost without exception, every week I will have one if not both of the following two discussions:<p><b>Discussion 1: Illusory superiority of website …

Software Development

Using high-spec Azure SQL Server for short term intensive data processing

So I had this plan: I was going to download the (very unfortunate) Adobe data breach, suck it into SQL Server, do the usual post-import data clean up …

SQL Servers

Automating web hosting creation in Azure with PowerShell

Here’s your situation: you’ve got a heap of websites on traditional hosting models. Shared tenancies on single logical machines, dedicated …

Databases