Date for   Saturday, October 14, 2017 8:00:00 AM - Saturday, October 14, 2017 6:00:00 PM

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The .NET Framework is a popular development platform for building apps for Windows, Windows Store, Windows Phone, Windows Server, and Windows Azure. The .NET Framework platform includes the C# and Visual Basic programming languages, the common language runtime, and an extensive class library.

Pending Approval! Core More Info
Approved! ASP.NET Core + React = Awesome More Info
Approved! Building Multi-Targeted .Net Libraries with .Net Standard More Info
Approved! Demonstrating Common Design Patterns with C# More Info
Approved! Developing ASP.NET Core 2.0 MVC Apps for International Users More Info
Pending Approval! Getting started with Microsoft ServiceFabric More Info
Approved! Getting Started Writing Roslyn Analyzers More Info
Approved! Identity Server : From zero to "Are you authenticated" \m/ More Info
Approved! Leveraging Visual Studio 2017, T4 and software factories to improve pattern adherence, ease refactoring and efficiently scaffold an application framework More Info
Pending Approval! Perfecting Dependency Injection More Info
Pending Approval! Practical Example of Microservices with .NET and Azure More Info
Approved! Secure DevOps: A Puma’s Tail More Info
Approved! Security Patterns and who cares: can you survive without them? More Info
Approved! The Middle Tiers: Domain, Service, and generic Repository Pattern. More Info
Approved! Using Hexagonal Architecture to Enhance Your ASP.NET Core 2.0 Web APIs More Info
Approved! What is this .NET Core thing anyway? More Info
Approved! Why Everything Traces Back to SOLID More Info


Talks on Agile practices such as SCRUM, Lean and eXtreme programming, software craftsmanship
Pending Approval! A Very Indian approach of goo to great Agile Coaching More Info
Approved! An Architecture for Autonomy More Info
Approved! DevOps ALM in Visual Studio Online More Info
Approved! Real Agile for Real Software More Info
Pending Approval! Surviving the Breakup: Tales of Monolith Decomposition More Info
Approved! What is Lean? More Info

Artifical Intelligence (AI)

Artifical Intelligence
Approved! 5 Tips for Cultivating EQ in the Workplace More Info
Approved! A Developer's Survey of AI Methodologies More Info
Approved! AI for Your Business - An Unfair Competitive Advantage More Info
Approved! Artificial Intelligence for everyone, even you More Info
Approved! Building AI Solutions that can Reason Why More Info
Approved! Building Bots with the Microsoft Bot framework More Info
Pending Approval! Building Chatbots with the Microsoft Bot Framework More Info
Pending Approval! Chatbots with Superscript More Info


Azure, Amazon, Oracle, etc.
Approved! AWS Lambda with C# and Nancy More Info
Approved! Azure Quick Deployment Tools More Info
Approved! Beyond the Hype: Serverless Workloads in the Real World More Info
Approved! Building "Serverless" Application using Azure Functions More Info
Pending Approval! Going Serverless with the Serverless Framework on AWS More Info
Approved! Java for Serverless Compute with AWS Lambda More Info
Pending Approval! Quickly build a Serverless API with AWS as a backend to a static app. More Info
Approved! Serverless Event Driven Architectures More Info
Pending Approval! Understanding Blockchain More Info

Database (SQL/NoSQL)

Database (SQL/NoSQL)
Pending Approval! How to store one-to-many and many-to-many hierarchical data structures in SQL Server. More Info
Pending Approval! How to store one-to-many and many-to-many hierarchical data structures in SQL Server. More Info
Approved! SQL Server Data Tools - Bringing SQL Language to the Modern Age More Info
Approved! The Myth of NoSQL More Info
Pending Approval! tSQLt - Unit Testing SQL Server More Info

Design (UX/UI)

Design (UX/UI)
Approved! Design for Non-Designers from a Non-Designer More Info
Pending Approval! Material Spec: The “Why” for your CSS design More Info
Approved! User Experience at Every Level of Business More Info

DevOps/System Administration

DevOps/System Administration
Approved! Any Platform, Any Build; Getting Started with Team Foundation Server Build More Info
Pending Approval! CI/CD on the Microsoft Stack More Info
Approved! Crawl, Walk, and Run to Continuous Delivery More Info
Pending Approval! DevOps practices with VSTS More Info
Approved! DevOps: Real-World Best Practices More Info
Approved! Dockerize Your Development Environment More Info
Approved! Introducing Azure Resource Management templates More Info
Approved! Making Your Apps Suck Less - with Application Performance Management More Info
Pending Approval! Release Management with Team Services More Info
Pending Approval! Self-healing infrastructure with Automatron More Info
Approved! Terraform: Intro and Best Practices More Info
Approved! The painful path to CI/CD – one company’s initial successes and failures More Info

Functional Programming

Programming with Haskell, Clojure, F#, and other functional programming languages
Pending Approval! Building a Basic JSON Server in Haskell More Info
Approved! Building a Phoenix Web Application: Lessons Learned More Info
Approved! Drinking the Elixir More Info
Pending Approval! Elixir and OTP: Building Concurrent Systems More Info
Approved! Fortify your C# and Java code by having your signatures tell the truth with Option and Either More Info
Pending Approval! Getting Clojure More Info
Approved! Introduction to Elm More Info
Approved! Introduction to F# More Info
Approved! Introduction to Functional Programming More Info
Approved! Making Impossible States Impossible with F#.NET More Info
Approved! Monoids and Functors and Monads, oh my! More Info
Approved! Scripting with F#.NET More Info

Home Automation

Alexa Skills, Google Home, Cortana, etc
Approved! Hacking Apple HomeKit with Homebridge More Info
Pending Approval! Home Assistant: open-source home automation platform More Info
Approved! Sonic Handkerchief More Info


Approved! CSS with SASS(y) superpowers More Info
Approved! Hidden Powers of Native CSS More Info
Approved! Why is my CSS not working?! More Info


Internet of things, Ardruino, Raspberry PI, etc
Approved! Hacking BlueTooth Devices and Controlling Them with Your Browser More Info
Pending Approval! IoT + Data + Machine Learning = Too Much Fun (Learn How) More Info
Pending Approval! Small Device, Small Price Tag: Starting IoT for Next to Nothing More Info


Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, and view images in 3D, just to name a few. It's also integral to the intranet applications and other e-business solutions that are the foundation of corporate computing.

Approved! Introduction to Kotlin More Info
Approved! Using Groovy/Grails as a gateway drug to Web Development with Java More Info


JavaScript (JS) is an interpreted computer programming language.[5] It was originally implemented as part of web browsers so that client-side scripts couldinteract with the user, control the browser, communicate asynchronously, and alter the document content that was displayed.[5] More recently, however, it has become common in server-side programming, game development and the creation of desktop applications.

Pending Approval! A guide to JavaScript's scary side. More Info
Pending Approval! A Skeptics Guide to Functional Style JavaScript More Info
Approved! Angular Unit Testing from the Trenches More Info
Pending Approval! Back in the S.S.R with Nuxt.js More Info
Pending Approval! Breaking the Binary World with Vue.js More Info
Approved! Building a Web Site with Angular 2 More Info
Pending Approval! Building a Worldwide Supercomputer using Javascript More Info
Pending Approval! Building multiplatform (IOS, ANDROID and WEB ) single source code native apps using react native and Code conventions More Info
Approved! Intro to Web Bluetooth, USB, MIDI, Sensors, and NFC More Info
Pending Approval! Intro to Web VR and Web AR with A-Frame, React-VR and AR.js More Info
Pending Approval! Intro to WebRTC More Info
Approved! Introduction to VueJs 2 More Info
Approved! JavaScript Futures: ES2017 the Road Ahead More Info
Pending Approval! JavaScript Tests in Node, the Browser, and CI More Info
Pending Approval! Lightweight Pub/Sub for Web Applications using MQTT More Info
Approved! Node - the better parts More Info
Pending Approval! Payments Revolution More Info
Approved! Post jQuery More Info
Pending Approval! Promises vs Async Await More Info
Pending Approval! Rapid REST API Development with Node and Sails More Info
Pending Approval! React-Redux Best Practices More Info
Approved! Single Page Apps with React More Info
Pending Approval! TaffyDB + DataTables + Bootstrap = Super Easy Awesome More Info
Pending Approval! TypeScript -- The Gateway Drug More Info
Approved! UI state management using Reactive Observables and Subjects More Info
Pending Approval! Up and Running with MobX and React More Info
Approved! Use Ember, Here's Why... More Info
Approved! Vue.js Transition Effects More Info
Pending Approval! Why you should (and should not) use Electron for Desktop apps More Info

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)
Approved! Geolocation with Google Maps and Google API's More Info
Pending Approval! How to train your own model for CoreML More Info
Approved! Intro to React Native More Info
Pending Approval! Native Mobile Apps with Tabris.js More Info
Pending Approval! Native Mobile Development For Web Developers with Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova and Ionic More Info
Approved! Xamarin.Forms Enterprise Application Development More Info


Pending Approval! "Power I" Leadership Methodology More Info
Pending Approval! --------- More Info
Approved! A Nodists Introduction to GoLang More Info
Approved! A Talk I'm Unqualified To Give: Imposter Syndrome More Info
Pending Approval! An Introduction to Confluence Add-ons with Atlassian Connect More Info
Pending Approval! ASP.NET Core vs. Go vs. Python vs. Node More Info
Pending Approval! AWS Alexa Skills More Info
Approved! Become a Remote Working Pro More Info
Approved! BigData - A simplified solution for Batch and Real-time data processing - Spark Structured Streaming More Info
Pending Approval! Bitcoin 101 More Info
Approved! Brownfield Development Strategies More Info
Approved! Building A Highly Scalable Service that Survived A Super Bowl More Info
Approved! Create an Amazon Alexa Skill in 9 Minutes or Less. More Info
Pending Approval! Create your own Crypto Currency More Info
Approved! Developing for Microsoft HoloLens More Info
Pending Approval! Diligence and Design: Set yourself up for success from the start More Info
Pending Approval! Engineering Highly Maintainable Code More Info
Approved! Everyone is a Public Speaker More Info
Pending Approval! From Bootcamp to Industry, Dos and Don'ts More Info
Approved! Growth: Moving Beyond “Independent Developer” More Info
Pending Approval! History of Design Patterns More Info
Pending Approval! HTTP/2 More Info
Pending Approval! Implementing LTI for LMS Interoperability More Info
Pending Approval! Introduction to Version Control With Git and Github More Info
Approved! Leadership Journey: From Software Developer to Leader More Info
Approved! Making Sure You're Solving The Problem More Info
Approved! Master Faster Refactoring More Info
Pending Approval! Monetizing your App - for Entrepreneurs More Info
Approved! Offensive Security More Info
Approved! Product Thinking vs Code Thinking More Info
Approved! Productivity: How to get things done in this digital age More Info
Approved! Progressing as a Software Developer More Info
Pending Approval! See Like the "The Predator", by "Hacking" heat. More Info
Pending Approval! Soft Skills for a Hard World: Conflict Resolution 2.0 More Info
Approved! Succeeding as a New Leader in Technology More Info
Approved! The 5 Interviewing Tools You Need To Land Your Dream Development Job More Info
Approved! The Fundamental Laws of Software Development More Info
Pending Approval! The Gentle Biohacker More Info
Approved! The Impact of Leveraging Open Source More Info
Approved! Vim 101 More Info
Approved! Vim Macros for Fun and Profit More Info
Approved! Web Security Dojo More Info
Pending Approval! What Neurodiversity is Teaching Me About Leadership More Info


Pending Approval! Is PHP a dead end? More Info
Pending Approval! Why should you choose PHP as backend for your next ReactJS app? More Info
Pending Approval! Why should you choose PHP as backend for your next ReactJS app? More Info


Python is a programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively. You can learn to use Python and see almost immediate gains in productivity and lower maintenance costs.

Approved! Deep Learning with Python More Info
Pending Approval! Django More Info
Approved! Machine Learning with Python More Info
Approved! Web Scraping with Python More Info


Approved! Automating QA with Code-free Scripting More Info
Pending Approval! Code Reviews: The #1 Way to Improve Code Quality More Info
Approved! Testing RESTful Web Services More Info
Approved! Testing Testing 123 - Getting Started With Automated Tests More Info
Pending Approval! The Hows and Whys of Test-Driven Development More Info
Approved! Your QA Should Be Your BFF More Info


Pending Approval! Authless API's with Node.js & Auth0 More Info