Reading List – Nov 28- Dec 4

Technology

Microsoft new tag line From “A PC on every desktop” to “Deep Learning in every software”

Dapper and Repository Pattern in Web API

Using VisualStudio webtest for automating API testing

Generating Documentation for Angular 2 apps and NativeScript

General

Big Data, Big Brother : China would restrict services on the basis of recorded behavior

Genghis Khan — The Father of Globalization?

Reading List – Nov 21 – Nov 27

Angular

Working with RESTful Data in Angular 2 and NativeScript

Using Hot RxJS Observables In Your Service Layer In Angular 2.1.1

Angular 2 Router

Angular 2 authentication revisited

The Ultimate redux typed store implementation for angular 2 – advanced

Technology/Design/Devops

How to read Google SpreadSheet using Sheets API v4, .Net and a Service Account

Technical Debt: A change in perspective

.NET Standard 2.0 – Making Sense of .NET Again

No API? No Problem! Rapid Development via Mock APIs

Basic Interview Tips In C#

Fix: Downloads Folder Opens Slowly In Windows 10

.NET Core Data Access

13 DevOps Influencers, Groups and Blogs You Need to Follow

Writing Great Unit Tests: Best and Worst Practices

The First Few Milliseconds of an HTTPS Connection

General

Science Says Earth Might Not Survive 2017: So Take These 9 Risks Immediately

New battery concept could charge in seconds, last for days

Exclusive Interview: How Jared Kushner Won Trump The White House

Uber, But for Millennials Who Want Orchestras in Their Living Rooms

Arrival’s director also made Enemy, a movie that argues history will repeat itself

Reading List – Oct 30 – Nov 5, 2016

Technology

Security Considerations and Best Practices for WCF 4 Apps

Contract-first web service development using WCF and .Net 4.5

Custom WCF Authentication Using Message Contract

Technologies matter

Visual Representation of SQL Joins

Configure IIS to use your self signed certificates with your application including IIS client certificate mapping authentication

Service Ownership and Linked Data

Azure Relay – cross-platform, open-protocol connections

Personal Growth

How to Live with Purpose: Follow the 6 Ms

Transcript of “Why you think you’re right — even if you’re wrong”

Reading List – Nov 6 – 13, 2016

Technology

Essential DevOps Skills

Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist

Angular 2 Security — The DomSanitizer Service

WCF Security Best Practices

Cuba’s Innovative Cancer Vaccine Is Finally Coming to America

Immo Landwerth – Net Standard 2.0 | On .NET

The 7 Types Of Security Jobs, According To NIST

Building Mobile-First Infrastructure for Messenger

Security Vulnerability Disclosure Is Still A Minefield

Offshoring roulette: lessons from outsourcing to India, China and the Philippines

String pattern matching

Getting Started With the Pocket Developer API

OAuth 2.0 Hack Exposes 1 Billion Mobile Apps to Account Hijacking

 

Usability

Rethinking Responsive Design

UX Myths

 

Personal Growth

How To Successfully Respond To A Question You Really Don’t Want To Answer

8 Essential Leadership Traits You Need to Thrive in Today’s Uncertain Economy

 

Politics

President Trump

Revenge of the Forgotten Class

62 people own same as half world – Oxfam

Decision 2016 | The SourceMedia Business Issues Scorecard

Here’s how many Americans crashed Canada’s immigration site

Worried Americans thinking about fleeing to Canada send Zillow traffic way up with real estate searches

Link

Reading list for Nov 13- 20, 2016

Technology

Five Days of Azure Functions

Triggering a Microsoft Flow from an HTTP Post

Publishing to IIS with Web Deploy using Visual Studio

How the gains we make in AI could ultimately destroy us

Making code faster : Starting from scratch

VS 2017 Productivity Guide

Step-By-Step: Multi-Site Azure VPN Revisited

Deep Dive into Azure App Service: A Platform to Build Modern Applications

.NET Framework – What’s New in C# 7.0

WinAppDriver – Test any app with Appium’s Selenium-like tests on Windows

Consuming External OAuth Services using IdentityModel

Announcing Mobile Center for React Native

Implementing the Repository and Unit of Work Patterns in an ASP.NET MVC Application (9 of 10)

Now 3 Steps Tutorial: Simple Intelligent Bot by Azure Bot Service × LUIS (Language Understanding Intelligent Services)

 

Angular

Angular-sprout: The scalable angular seed app

Building an enterprise-grade app with AngularJS

AngularJS–Part 1, Feedback

Building an Angular 2 Application for Production

A scalable Angular 2 architecture

VMware taps Angular 2 for rapid web dev framework

12 JavaScript libraries to watch in 2017

The Gigantic List of Augmented Reality Use Cases

How 5G will change the way we use the web

Personal Growth

6 Habits That Will Turn You Into One of the Most Mentally Tough People on the Planet

How Jeff Bezos Used ‘The New York Times’ Expose to Make Amazon Better

Science Proves Saying These 3 Words Will Improve Your Performance

An End to Blindness: “Holy Grail” of Gene Editing Partially Restores Vision

Politics

Aftermath: Sixteen Writers on Trump’s America

Transparent California

Obama Reckons with a Trump Presidency

American Voices on Ways Human Enhancement Could Shape Our Future

Reading list for the week of Aug 4-8, 2014

 

WebSites Runtime Performance Resources

I attended Build 2013 in SFO and on this excellent talk by Tobin Titus on Web Runtime Performance Tobin shared lots of insight on Web Runtime performance. He shared the list of resources which I thought is beneficial who is looking for improving website performance.

Books on Websites Performance

High Performance Websites
Steve Souders, September 2007

Event Faster Websites: Best Practices

Steve Souders, June 2009

JavaScript Patterns

High Performance JavaScript Nicholas Zakas, March 2010

JavaScript the Good Parts Douglas Crockford, May 2008

JavaScript Patterns Stoyan Stefanov, September 2010

JavaScript Cookbook Shelley Powers, July 2010

Microsoft Guidance

Windows Store App: JavaScript Best Practices
MSDN, December 2012

Performance Tricks to Make Apps & Sites Faster
Jatinder Mann, Build 2012

50 Performance Tricks for Windows Store Apps

Jason Weber, Build 2011

Engineering Excellence Performance Guidance

Jason Weber, EE Forum 2011

Internet Explorer Architectural Overview

Jason Weber, PDC 2011

W3C Web Performance

Web Performance Working Group Homepage

Performance Timeline Specification

Navigation Timing Specification

Blog Posts

Tools

WPT Standalone SDK

Windows Performance Toolkit

Fiddler Web Debugger