Simple REST API Versioning Using MEF and MVC

I know that is a whole host of acronyms in the title, so let me explain.  Recently it came to my attention at my day job that I was going to have to support two versions of our API simultaneously.  This information came as no surprise to me, but unfortunately…

ASP.NET MVC 3 Preview 1 Released

The title says it all, so go get your copy today and check out all the new features.  You can download it here. New features include: Razor View Engine Dynamic View and ViewModel Properties "Add View" Dialog Box Supports Multiple View Engines Service Location and Dependency Injection Support Global Filters…

Creating Your First MVC ViewEngine

A question that I have been hearing a lot lately is: How do I change the view location in MVC? But what they really mean to say is: How do I create a new ViewEngine that uses the view locations of my choosing? It is actually very simple to do…

ASP.NET MVC Has Changed My Life

Lately I have been neglecting my blog and not posting as often as I would have liked.  I have had some very exciting things start up, at the begining of the summer, in my life that 6 months ago I would have said "no way is that going to happen…

ASP.NET MVC Goes Beta (Part 2)

From what I can tell ASP.NET MVC Beta is just ASP.NET MVC PR5 with a couple bug fixes.  So the good news is that the interface has finally solidified and we shouldn't see anymore breaking changes before the final release. New features: MvcFutures.dll is not included in…

ASP.NET MVC Goes Beta

Wow has it really been 10 months since I first started using MVC. We have hit our first beta today. No information about what has changed, I will make sure to keep you all updated. But get it while it is hot: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid…