December 2011 Entries

A day in the life of a Developer Evangelist!

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Posted On Wednesday, December 21, 2011 1:13 AM | Comments (0)

"Why WindowsPhone?" in conversation with Girish C Joshi
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Posted On Monday, December 19, 2011 10:12 PM | Comments (1)

"What is WebMatrix?" in conversation with Sarvashrestha Paliwal on Web Technologies
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Posted On Monday, December 19, 2011 10:03 PM | Comments (3)

EFProviders require MultipleActiveResultSets=True for System.Data.SqlClient connection strings
I was playing with the new Membership API (System.Web.Providers) for the upcoming Virtual TechDays While I was trying out a lot of options for using as DB store, one of the obvious choices was SQL Azure. With SQL Azure, I could offload the Database hosting capabilities to Azure and just focus on my application code. Of course, it comes at a cost and SQL Azure is a subscription based database available in different sizes and rates there of. One of the challenges I faced was, working with the Membership ......

Posted On Tuesday, December 13, 2011 3:25 PM | Comments (5)