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Sign-in via Twitter account - common issues

Today I integrate my application with Twitter and user now can sign-in by their Twitter account. It's not so hard with support of the libraries Microsoft.Owin.Security.Twitter or Owin.Security.Providers. Beside, there are some issues soonly happens.

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An easy and safe way to upgrate application's data

When upgrating an application to a newer version, it often requires to migrate its data (including delete/update some entities, add some new entities / configurations). At development phase, we often need to build some sample data for dev / test environments and reference data for production environment. DataUp comes to simplify this work, it was inspired by EF migrations & DbUp.

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Start using Octopus to deploy apps

This post explains all steps needed to install, work with Octopus Deploy that I have passes through. After some short of investigations, it's really nice and should be in hands of .NET developers / production engineers.

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Empty folder issues on AppHarbor

I got an issue when deploying an application to AppHarbor cloud Platform regarding empty folder (!). It is a serious one because the application crash after deployment even with a experimental project.

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Asynchronous programming with example

Asynchronous programming will help us improve performance and responsiveness of the app. The new architecture containing async and await keywords does almost difficult job and let developers write code similarly to synchronous code.

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WCF Messaging Patterns

This post is about Messaging Patterns provided by WCF that I have learnt. It includes one-way, request/reply, streaming, and duplex communication.

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Xml document processing

XML is widely used in many applications and if familiar with it will be so helpful in coding activity. In this post we will go through a common scenario which produces string repsentation of a XmlDocument then you will see different methods with different behaviors they produce.

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Working with WCF Data Service

This post will drive you to create WCF Data Service and how to use it in your client application. A Windows Console application will be created to comsume the service by using its proxy. For Web application, it can be called by activating URL with HTTP method.

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