Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Regions in Visual Studio for Javascript

I can't believe I didn't find this earlier. Collapsible regions for Javascript in Visual Studio 2010-


Friday, August 19, 2011

.Net Generate QR Codes on the Fly

Pretty cool instructable tidbit on how to generate QR codes with .Net through an open source library.


For one off's there are a few sites where you can generate QR's. Here is a link to one-


And a way to decode QR codes online (if you don't have a smart phone app handy) -


Some Useful Bookmarklets

Here is a bookmarklet that allows you to check out what font's are used on a website-


Here is another that allows you to add live notes to a web page-


I use the Share on Twitter bookmarklet all the time-


Want to encrypt a message on Facebook or Twitter? Try this (Bookmarklet to the left of the page)


Thursday, August 18, 2011

HTML 5 Web Application Demo Worth Looking At

Dan Wahlin and a host of other .Net all stars created a demo HTML 5 web application that I suggest web developers look at (regardless of what server code you use on the back end, lots to be gleaned here). Here is a screen shot linked directly from Wahlin's blog-

Here is a list of the technologies used. There should be something to glean for everyone-

You can read about the application architecture and download it here-

Monday, August 01, 2011

Blizzard Goes User Based Micro Transactions

Very interesting...I like this model.  Diablo III will build it's revenue stream by taking a cut of micro transactions between players. The future is coming.