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Composition and Interfaces in OOP World

In the object-oriented programming world, the concept of inheritance has been criticized for a long time. An alternative to inheritance in OOP is using interfaces and composition in object-oriented programming. Interfaces have long been used as an alternative to multiple inheritance, even if inheritance is actively used in a class hierarchy. In this article you will see the particular example of using the interfaces.
Article Added by: Nathan // codingsight.com

Great .NET Conferences to Attend

Article Popular Story // blog.elmah.io

Awesome .NET Newsletter » 76

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  • Microsoft releases free preview of Quantum Development Kit
  • Making ASP.NET MVC code more testable using a Service Layer.
  • The History of .NET from the NDC
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Free ASP.NET MVC Ecommerce Shopping Cart Solution http://www.smartstore.com/net/en
Featured Package // Category E-Commerce and Payments



Stripe.net is a full service .net api for https://stripe.com/
Featured Package // Category E-Commerce and Payments

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NServiceBus vs RabbitMQ.NET

Popular comparison
  • NServiceBus - The most popular service bus for .NET
  • RabbitMQ.NET - Implementation of an AMQP client library for C#, and a binding exposing AMQP services via WCF

EPPlus vs ClosedXML

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  • EPPlus - EPPlus is a .net library that reads and writes Excel 2007/2010 files using the Open Office Xml format (xlsx).
  • ClosedXML - ClosedXML makes it easier for developers to create Excel 2007/2010 files


Fluent Ribbon Control Suite is a library that implements an Office- and Windows 8-like Ribbon for WPF.
Featured Package // Category GUI

Microsoft releases free preview of Quantum Development Kit

Article Popular Story // blogs.microsoft.com

.NET Core: Entity Framework Core Tutorial

Article Popular Story // debuxing.com


Valit is dead simple, fluent validation for .NET Core.
Synced from the Github list // Category Misc


Simple but full featured ASP.NET blog
Synced from the Github list // Category CMS


Super simple ecommerce system built on .NET Core. Simple to use and easy to customize. Thanks to .NET Core, you can run the SimplCommerce on Windows, Linux. With various RDBMS: Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL
Featured Package // Category E-Commerce and Payments

Making ASP.NET MVC code more testable using a Service Layer.

Article Popular Story // dhavalonline.wordpress.com

Flurl.Http vs RestSharp

Popular comparison
  • Flurl.Http - Fluent, portable, testable REST/HTTP client library
  • RestSharp - Simple REST and HTTP API Client for .NET

POST Tunneling Middleware for ASP.NET Core

POST Tunneling is a technic which can be used when client doesn't support certain HTTP methods or infrastructure blocks them. This post shows how to support it in ASP.NET Core.
Article Added by: tpeczek // www.tpeczek.com


A complete cross-platform mail stack including IMAP, POP3, SMTP, authentication and more. Built on top of MimeKit.
Featured Package // Category Mail

EasyNetQ vs MassTransit

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  • EasyNetQ - An easy to use .NET API for RabbitMQ
  • MassTransit - MassTransit is lean service bus implementation for building loosely coupled applications using the .NET Framework.

The fastest way do debug .net code without sources.

How to debug third party libraries in Visual Studio with Resharper decompiler
Article Added by: cezarypiatek // cezarypiatek.github.io

The History of .NET from the NDC

Article Popular Story // vimeo.com

Awesome .NET Newsletter » 75

Top Stories
  • Playlist of short C# tutorials for kick-ass developers
  • Visual Studio can now debug in prod with minimal impact
  • Poll: When building a small to medium ASP.NET MVC app, where do you prefer to put your application logic/functionality (data merging/processing, etc.)?
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A cross-platform UI toolkit for creating desktop applications with .NET and Mono
Featured Package // Category GUI

Use the Single-Page Application templates (preview)

Article Popular Story // docs.microsoft.com


Python and .NET interop framework
Featured Package // Category Interoperability

Last 30 Days

Cake vs MSBuild

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  • Cake - Cake (C# Make) is a cross platform build automation system with a C# DSL.
  • MSBuild - The Microsoft Build Engine (MSBuild) is the build platform for .NET and Visual Studio

Resource Release in .NET Applications

In C#, there is one huge benefit, which is a drawback at the same time – an automatic garbage collection. With traditional desktop applications, this is great when a platform cleans up the whole garbage and releases memory. However, it is not always good for Web.
Article Added by: Nathan // codingsight.com

Accord.NET vs AForge.NET

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  • Accord.NET - Machine learning framework combined with audio and image processing libraries (computer vision, computer audition, signal processing and statistics).
  • AForge.NET - Framework for developers and researchers in the fields of Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence (image processing, neural networks, genetic algorithms, machine learning, robotics).

PetaPoco vs Entity Framework

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  • PetaPoco - A tiny ORM-ish thing for your POCOs
  • Entity Framework - Object-relational mapper that enables .NET developers to work with relational data using domain-specific objects