Introducing the ASP.NET MVC (Part 2) - ASP.NET MVC vs. ASP.NET Web Forms

This is a continuation of my Introduction to ASP.NET MVC series.  As I outlined before this is in an effort to write the book and »

Introducing the ASP.NET MVC (Part 1) - The Model-View-Controller Pattern

About a month and a half ago I announced that I am writing a book, I was really overwhelmed by the amount of support that I »

How NOT To Optimize LINQ Statements

About a month ago I was experimenting with different ways to optimize my LINQ queries against the IdeaPipe database, in order to improve the read times. »

Give Your ASP.NET Applications Velocity

Scaling ASP.NET Application just got easier with a new technology that Microsoft has just released that they have dubbed codename "Velocity". This product is still »

Interesting Extension Hack To Get Around NullReferenceException's

Today I came across an interesting extension pattern that I didn't know how the runtime would react. Normally when you do something like the following: string »

Creating a Facebook Application using MVC

Facebook has been growing in popularity ever since it was released on February 4th 2004 at an almost unstoppable pace. Up until May 24th, 2007, it »