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LinqToSolr – use LINQ to obtain data from Solr

Due to the fact that in my company, Solr was chosen as a full-text search platform, there appeared a strong desire to simplify the work with Solr queries using LINQ expressions.

Having surfed the Internet for alternatives, I came to the conclusion that at the moment I do not have the required library to be publicly available. The maximum I managed to find is a very partial implementation of Solr.NET queries (and the skeptic comment of the author himself).
Tutorial Added by: Nathan // codingsight.com


Serenity is an ASP.NET MVC application platform designed to simplify and shorten development of data-centric business applications with a service based architecture. Serene is a starter template to build Serenity applications.
Featured Package // Category Application Templates

ILSpy vs dotPeek

Popular comparison
  • ILSpy - ILSpy is the open-source .NET assembly browser and decompiler
  • dotPeek - Free-of-charge standalone tool based on ReSharper's bundled decompiler. It can reliably decompile any .NET assembly into equivalent C# or IL code. It can create Visual Studio solutions based on the original binary files in a straight-forward way. [Proprietary] [Free]


7 reasons that Roslyn-based Code Analysers are awesome

Article Popular Story // blog.tdwright.co.uk


Library to help reading and writing CSV files https://github.com/JoshClose/CsvHelper
Featured Package // Category Misc

Finding Nearby Users with Entity Framework Core Spatial Data

Article Popular Story // www.markopapic.com

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.Net data provider for Postgresql
Featured Package // Category Database Drivers

MassTransit vs NServiceBus

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  • MassTransit - MassTransit is lean service bus implementation for building loosely coupled applications using the .NET Framework.
  • NServiceBus - The most popular service bus for .NET

Butterfly Server .NET

The Everything is Real-Time C# Backend for Web and Desktop Apps
Featured Package // Category WebSocket

MatBlazor - Material Design components for Blazor

Article Popular Story // old.reddit.com

Best Frameworks for Desktop Application Development

Choosing the best framework for desktop application development isn’t the easiest thing to do. However, the good news is that it’s a tough choice because you have a diversity of options when it comes to the desktop application frameworks.
In this article, we will explain what is the desktop framework, what advantages each of them gives to the developers, and what types of frameworks are the best fit for different projects.
Article Added by: Existek // existek.com

Improved Support for Value Objects with EF Core 2.2

Article Popular Story // www.nankov.com

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  • Hanselman - Announcing WPF, WinForms, and WinUI are going Open Source
  • Announcing .NET Core 3 Preview 1 and Open Sourcing Windows Desktop Frameworks
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A smooth testing framework for F# with tests as values. Unit testing, property based testing, performance testing and stress testing.
Featured Package // Category Testing

Six Opinionated Tips to be a Better .NET Developer

Article Popular Story // www.isaaclevin.com

ClosedXML vs Open XML SDK

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  • ClosedXML - ClosedXML makes it easier for developers to create Excel 2007/2010 files
  • Open XML SDK - The Open XML SDK provides open-source libraries for working with Open XML Documents (DOCX, XLSX, and PPTX).

Hangfire vs RabbitMQ.NET

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  • Hangfire - An easy way to perform background processing in your .NET and .NET Core applications. No Windows Service or separate process required.
  • RabbitMQ.NET - Implementation of an AMQP client library for C#, and a binding exposing AMQP services via WCF


Conventional Testing for .NET
Featured Package // Category Testing

Visual Studio IntelliCode supports more languages and learns from your code

Article Popular Story // blogs.msdn.microsoft.com

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.

Windows App Development and How UWP Applications Development Is Different

In this blog post, we explore what are the UWP apps, how the Windows 10 applications development works and what advantages you will gain developing UWP apps.
Article Added by: Existek // existek.com

Refit vs RestSharp

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  • Refit - The automatic type-safe REST library for Xamarin and .NET
  • RestSharp - Simple REST and HTTP API Client for .NET

What's new on C# 8.0

Article Popular Story // youtu.be


MojoPortal is an extensible, cross database, mobile friendly, web content management system (CMS) and web application framework written in C# ASP.NET
Featured Package // Category CMS

Announcing .NET Core 3 Preview 1 and Open Sourcing Windows Desktop Frameworks

Article Popular Story // blogs.msdn.microsoft.com

Announcing ASP.NET Core 2.2, available today!

Article Popular Story // blogs.msdn.microsoft.com

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Shouldly vs Fluent Assertions

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  • Shouldly - Shouldly is an assertion framework which focuses on giving great error messages when the assertion fails while being simple and terse.
  • Fluent Assertions - A set of .NET extension methods that allow you to more naturally specify the expected outcome of a TDD or BDD-style test

9 awesome .NET conference talks you don't want to miss

Article Popular Story // blog.elmah.io