Internet of Things: Using Windows Azure Service Bus for ... Things!
In this second in a series of articles about the Internet of Things, you’ll learn how to leverage the Windows Azure Service Bus, not only to collect information from “things” but also to control them.
Creating a dynamic drop shadow
How to create and style a container control that can be used to create completely ridiculous drop shadows on any contained control.
Vista Core Audio API Master Volume Control
A managed wrapper for accessing the Vista Core Audio API
T4 Templates: Managing Complexity in T4 Code-Generation Solutions
Building monolithic code generation solutions is every bit as evil as building a monolithic application. Here are all the ways you can refactor your code generation solution into reusable components.
A XAML-Only Font ComboBox
A XAML-only font combobox.
Windows Phone: Windows Phone Data Binding
Jesse Liberty shows the strength of XAML programming as he discusses hands-on code for data binding against runtime data, design-time data and binding one control to another.
SharePoint Applied: Azure ServiceBus and SharePoint 2010
The cloud means many things. It means Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google, Bing and - oh yes - Windows Azure! Windows Azure, as you know, is Microsoft’s cloud operating system. It consists of many parts, but at a high level you can say it includes Compute (web and worker roles, plus storage), SQL Azure and AppFabric. AppFabric, in turn, consists of AppFabric Access Control, ServiceBus, and Cache. This article concerns ServiceBus, and its integration with SharePoint 2010 and Office 365.
CSS Syntax Highlighting in the DigitalRune Text Editor Control
For projects where I need some form of syntax highlighting, I tend to use the open source DigitalRune Text Editor Control which is a modified version of the text editor used in SharpDevelop. While it has a number of syntax definitions built in, the one it didn't have was for CSS formatting.After doi
Dynamic Properties for PropertyGrid
How to get dynamic behavior out of the PropertyGrid control.
Client-side Zoom Window for Textbox in ASP.NET