Microsoft is closing CodePlex after 11 years of it’s existence. The announcement came out through the Brian Harry’s blog. In the blog post Microsoft practically admitted that they are not keeping up with GitHub which has become de-facto the repository for the open-source projects. Actually even Microsoft itself is hosting some of their open source initiatives such as Visual Studio Code, TypeScript, .NET, the Cognitive Toolkit, [… read more]
Nicholas has written a very good blog-post regarding the Google DataTable .Net Wrapper and how it helped him to boost the development. Please check it out here. Additionally in the Related Posts section please check the other blog posts regarding Google DataTable .NET Wrapper. Please contact Nicholas or me with your comments or questions!
In December 2012 I started working on a one-man-project called linktotweet.com. I started the project as an experiment as I wanted to try and learn about the newest available versions of various technologies such as Microsoft ASP.NET MVC, jQuery, Geolocation, and Google Charts. I though that it would be good to expose the service to the web and, after purchasing a domain name, the service [… read more]
After quite a long time there is a small update on the Google DataTable .NET Wrapper library. For those who are new to the library please check the two previous posts: How to use the Google DataTable .Net Wrapper Library What’s new in Google DataTable .NET Wrapper v3.0.0 What is new? First of all I would like to thank Tom Ziesmer who has substantially contributed [… read more]
Google DataTable .NET Wrapper library got its third version (v3.0.0). In this post I will highlight the changes. For basic information about the library check a previous post of how to use the Google DataTable .Net Wrapper Library To download or consult the source code please visit the project’s CodePlex page or install directly from Visual Studio by using Nuget PM> Install-Package Google.DataTable.Net.Wrapper Custom object properties [… read more]
In the previous post I’ve described how to use the library and what are the main characteristics. For sure there is more to come and follow up, so stay tuned. In this post, I would like to describe the big performance improvements made in the meantime, as I was not fully happy with the serialization performance in the first version. As I have just submitted a [… read more]
As I have just published the Google DataTable .Net Wrapper project on CodePlex GitHub, the following post intends to be a quick introduction on the rationale on why this project has been created and its implementation. Read further What is new in Google DataTable .Net Wrapper 3.1 What is new in Google DataTable .Net Wrapper 3.0 Improving Google DataTable .Net Wrapper Quick Project Background While [… read more]