MVVM: Commands, RelayCommands, EventToCommand
In this article, I would like to take a closer look at one of the important components of any Model-View-ViewModel applications: the command.Laurent BugnionMSDN Magazine May 2013
SDL: Using the SDL for a LOB Windows 8 App, Part 2
Part 2 of a two-part series, this article examines the design phase of the Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) and describes its three critical components: developing an attack surface analysis and an attack surface reduction and performing a software architectural risk analysis, or threat model.Tim ...
UX By Design: Is UX Investment Worth It?
Join UX expert Billy Hollis to find out how a designing a better user experience for your line-of-business application can increase productivity, revenue, and customer satisfaction and retention as well as decrease training time.Billy HollisMSDN Magazine May 2013
Leading LightSwitch: Hello, Colors
Find out how you can use LightSwitch to add some color to your mobile apps to make them more visually appealing.Jan Van der HaegenMSDN Magazine May 2013
Patterns in Practice: Adding Functionality to an Object: Building the Objects
Even with design patterns, eventually, you have to stop building infrastructure and actually implement some functionality. Peter starts to create the SalesOption objects that will add functionality to OrderLine objects when that functionality is needed.Peter VogelMSDN Magazine May 2013
Don''t Get Me Started: Do As I Say, Not As I Do
When Microsoft ignores its own UI design guidelines in Windows 8, it can only sow confusion.David PlattMSDN Magazine May 2013
DirectX Factor: Exploring Filters in XAudio2
Charles Petzold explains how you can alter the harmonic composition of sound through the use of filters and he shows how to accomplish this using XAudio2 in Windows 8.Charles PetzoldMSDN Magazine May 2013
Test Run: Data Clustering Using Category Utility
James McCaffrey presents a powerful new clustering algorithm that is relatively simple to implement, has worked well in practice, can be applied to both numeric and categorical data, and scales well to huge data sets.James McCaffreyMSDN Magazine May 2013
Windows Azure Insider: Geo-Protection for Video Blobs Using a Node.js Media Proxy
Windows Azure blobs are very useful for storing video assets, but sometimes different levels of access are required based on location or domain. This article shows you how to manage these requirements by creating a reverse proxy server in Windows Azure.Bruno Terkaly, Ricardo VillalobosMSDN Magazine ...