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eWEEK spoke to experts from recruitment firms and job boards and picked their brains for as much résumé-writing advice as they would dish out, rounding it up below. The best thing we learned: With the right advice, writing a top-notch resume can be a breeze.
The Subversion for Windows HOWTO describes from a beginner's perspective, how to install the Subversion server on a Windows system, and get it running.
What would happen if the starship Enterprise encountered the Death Star? Watch to find out...
Bill Gates is leaving Microsoft (mostly) to spend his days working at his charitable foundation. Good or bad, whatever you think of Bill and Microsoft, he certainly helped shape the face of the technology across the planet.
You'll notice that I tend to favor Scrum.
This article illustrates how to accomplish a number of common tasks with the Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0 GridView control. Each task is accompanied by a description of the new concepts covered, and the complete working examples are available for download with this article. (122 printed pages)
There are situations for which untyped DataSets may not be the best solution for data manipulation. The goal of this guide is to explore an alternative to DataSets: custom entities and collections.
This sample is a self-contained ASP.NET application that demonstrates a few things:
A lot of new .NET 2.0 enabled developer frameworks/tools are coming out this week. A few of the ones I'd recommend setting aside sometime to checkout:
To build the DAL layer I decided to use the new DataSet Designer that is built-into Visual Web Developer (which you can download for free) as well as VS 2005, and which provides an easy way to create and encapsulate data access components within an application. I’ve used it for a few samples lately, and have found it pretty useful and flexible. I really like the fact that it enables me to avoid having to write tedious data access code, while still preserving full control over my SQL data logi
If you are using Visual Studio 2005, that does not have to be the case. Some significant improvements have been made to the Visual Studio 2005 DataSet designer and the code that it generates that make it so you will rarely have to write your data access methods by hand of you choose to work with DataSets. In this article, I’ll walk you through what those features are and how to use them. I’ll also discuss some of the pros and cons of using the new features and give some guidance on when you m
More often than not, I have found that I need a Repeater that is able to handle database results returned by queries with multiple join statements. We all know that a join statement can produce repetitive information. While Rob's article was a great starting point, his control had one major flaw: what if there is more than one "category" of unique repeating data?
Includes links to Agile Philosophy, Agile Development, Agile Management, Agile Modeling, Agile Data and Agile Testing.
Windows services pose unique debugging and deployment challenges that can infuriate you. Fortunately, David Talbot can help by shining the light on a few simple under-documented tricks.