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Upgrading Kigg Unit Tests to MVC ASP.NET Preview 3

Yesterday I posted about updating Kigg to Preview 3 . Immediately after publishing that post I realized that other than doing a find-and-replace of some of the code in the unit tests I had not tried running them, I assumed they would work. Bad…

Upgrading Kigg to ASP.NET MVC Preview 3

I downloaded Kigg from CodePlex, a Digg like application written with ASP.NET MVC, a few weeks ago and began playing around with it this evening. The current source code is setup for the MIX08 Preview 2 version not the current version, Preview 3. I…

LINQ to SQL - How to Where in (value1,value2, ... valueN)

According to FeedBurner the count of my blog subscribers has been steadily decreasing the last couple of weeks. I can’t blame those quitters because my posts have been few and far between. But for those of you beautiful and intelligent people with…

Things I learned this weekend

Wield Chkdsk sparingly Do not set large hard drives (and especially not two large hard drives) to run an error check (chkdsk) on next reboot if: your PC only supports USB keyboards and your PC’s bios does not support “Legacy USB settings” and you’ve…

Missing some Tweets from Friends on Twitter?

Missing some Tweets from Friends on Twitter?

In the past month or so I’ve seen lots of comments from people stating something like, “I’m not getting all the tweets from my friends. I end up getting only part of the conversations.” In addition to the recent poor performance from Twitter, I have…

Who is digging TFF Ratio?

I noticed over the Memorial Day weekend that traffic for TwitterRatio.com picked up quite a bit. I’ve also seen the TFF Ratio auto-responder sending out replies to a lot of newcomers to the TFF party. I’m excited to see the site and bot getting…

Question about URLs from SEO presentation at WMDODN

During my Search Engine Optimization for ASP.NET Developers presentation at the Western Michigan Day of .NET a young man asked me a question about formatting URLs. Though we were running short on time I tried to answer as many questions as I…

Best @TFFRatio Requests, Part II

I received some good response from my last Best @TFFRatio Requests post , plus a request to do another one soon. I aim to please so here goes (again in no particular order): evolvingWe @ tffratio How do I compare to Gretchen now? 09:23 AM April…

The Best @TFFRatio Requests

When I enabled the auto reply bot for TFF Ratio on Twitter, people immediately started having fun with it saying things like “@TFFRatio, how much to you love me” and “@TFFRatio - hit me”. Recently, though, a couple of Tweeps (Dan Rigsby…

Interested in Graffiti?

Last week I had an IM conversation with a friend who was curious about Graffiti . I saved the conversation because I thought both the discussion and the links might be useful for others interested in Graffiti, too. I did take some liberties with the…