Date for   Saturday, October 8, 2016 8:00:00 AM - Saturday, October 8, 2016 6:00:00 PM

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The .NET Framework is a popular development platform for building apps for Windows, Windows Store, Windows Phone, Windows Server, and Windows Azure. The .NET Framework platform includes the C# and Visual Basic programming languages, the common language runtime, and an extensive class library.

Pending Approval! Advanced Basics: SOLID Principles More Info
Approved! Demonstrating Common Software Design Patterns in C# More Info
Approved! How to Scale .NET Apps with Distributed Caching More Info
Approved! I'll Get Back to You: Task, Await, and Asynchronous Methods More Info
Approved! Introduction to message-oriented systems in .NET More Info
Approved! Introduction to Service Fabric More Info
Approved! Introduction to the Microsoft Bot Framework More Info
Pending Approval! Learn the Basics: Inversion of Control (IoC) More Info
Approved! Microservices with .NET Core and Docker More Info
Pending Approval! NET Gadgeteer Jumpstart - Programming Gadgets in C# More Info
Approved! Rock Your Apps With 10 Things You Probably Aren’t Doing More Info
Approved! Semantic Logging with ETW and SLAB More Info
Pending Approval! Template 10 "Making Windows 10 apps awesome" More Info
Approved! Utilizing MVVM Light Toolkit to develop WPF applications More Info


Talks on Agile practices such as SCRUM, Lean and eXtreme programming, software craftsmanship
Pending Approval! Agile with Microsoft Tools More Info
Approved! Daily Standup Poker More Info
Approved! Developers are Users: Architecture and Tools as Design Decisions More Info
Approved! How to implement Scrum and SAFe using Dale Carnigie techniques (Individuals and interactions over processes and tools) More Info
Approved! Introduction to Microservices More Info
Pending Approval! SAFe and sound More Info


Pending Approval! Building Enterprise Architecture Using ASP.NET Web API REST with Dapper ORM More Info
Pending Approval! Discover the RESTier Framework to Produce ASP.NET Web API OData v4 APIs More Info
Pending Approval! Making Sense of the new ASP.NET Stack More Info
Approved! Testing in ASP.NET Core with XUnit and MoQ More Info
Approved! WebAPI with F# More Info


Azure, Amazon, Oracle, etc.
Pending Approval! [Cancelled] - Orchestrating muli-container applications More Info
Approved! Adding Advanced Search Capabilities With Azure Search (Elastic Search) More Info
Approved! Anatomy of a Web Request More Info
Approved! Azure Storage Security More Info
Approved! Build Web Applications with Zero Server Coding and (almost) Zero Cost More Info
Pending Approval! Building a Global Supercomputer More Info
Approved! Enabling Voice Driven Smart Home Experiences with Amazon Alexa More Info
Approved! Exploring Machine Learning with IBM Watson More Info
Pending Approval! Gaining Better User Experience in your apps with Microsoft Cognitive Services More Info
Approved! Getting Started with Google App Engine and Datastore More Info
Approved! Internet of Things Made Simple More Info
Pending Approval! Introduction to Apache Milagro?: Secure IoT to the Cloud More Info
Approved! Introduction to Cloud Foundry a developers take More Info
Approved! Overview to Azure Storage More Info
Approved! Rock Your Development With A Real World Example (Part 1) More Info
Approved! Rock Your Development With A Real World Example (Part 2) More Info
Approved! Scalability (In a Nutshell) More Info
Approved! Visual Studio 2015 and Azure Resource Manager More Info
Approved! Your First Amazon Alexa Skill More Info

Database (SQL/NoSQL)

Database (SQL/NoSQL)
Pending Approval! Apache Solr: The Geospatial NoSQL Database More Info
Approved! Getting started with SparkSQL More Info
Approved! Introduction to Impala More Info
Pending Approval! MongoDB More Info
Pending Approval! RethinkDB More Info

Design (UX/UI)

Design (UX/UI)
Pending Approval! Foundation Front End Web Design More Info
Pending Approval! Stop Designing for Users. Design for Humans – How to design experiences in times of artificial intelligence? Challenges, opportunities & tools. More Info
Approved! UX Design in Web and Mobile Applications More Info
Pending Approval! You Too Can Be A Sketching Machine More Info

DevOps/System Administration

DevOps/System Administration
Approved! DevOps for Developers More Info
Pending Approval! DevOps Real World Learnings, Efficiencies, and Challenges More Info
Approved! Docker: Creating the Ultimate Development Environment More Info
Approved! Getting Started with Team Foundation Server 2015 Build More Info
Approved! Infrastructure as code: running microservices on AWS using Docker, Terraform, and ECS More Info
Approved! Release Management with Team Services More Info

Functional Programming

Programming with Haskell, Clojure, F#, and other functional programming languages
Approved! Exploring Concurrency with Elixir and OTP More Info
Approved! Functional programming concepts demystified More Info
Approved! Intro to functional programming More Info
Approved! Introduction to Elm More Info
Approved! Introduction to PureScript More Info


Approved! ABCs of HTML5 Video More Info
Approved! Accessibility Testing Tools for Developers More Info
Approved! CSS Quirks, Tricks, and Must Knows More Info


Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, and view images in 3D, just to name a few. It's also integral to the intranet applications and other e-business solutions that are the foundation of corporate computing.

Approved! Bots, Amazon Echo, language user interfaces in general More Info
Approved! Building Micro-services with OSGi & Apache Karaf More Info
Approved! Building REST Services with Apache CXF More Info
Approved! Getting started with Kafka More Info
Approved! How to build Distributed Systems with Operational Excellence mindset More Info
Approved! Introduction to Apache Spark More Info
Pending Approval! Microservices with SpringBoot More Info
Approved! RxJava: A Crash Course More Info
Pending Approval! Testing Strategies in a Microservice Architecture More Info
Approved! Using Apache Camel for Enterprise Integration More Info


JavaScript (JS) is an interpreted computer programming language.[5] It was originally implemented as part of web browsers so that client-side scripts couldinteract with the user, control the browser, communicate asynchronously, and alter the document content that was displayed.[5] More recently, however, it has become common in server-side programming, game development and the creation of desktop applications.

Approved! An Introduction to MEAN Stack More Info
Approved! Atom and Electron Explainer More Info
Approved! Building Modern Web Applications with Spring Boot & React More Info
Approved! Deploying Node.js on Docker More Info
Approved! Designing APIs More Info
Approved! Electron for Desktop Developers More Info
Approved! Generators - Live Action Role Play - Crowd Participation More Info
Approved! Gulp.js Introduction More Info
Approved! Hello Universe: Building React Applications That Scale More Info
Approved! How does React work 'under the hood'? More Info
Approved! How ES6 and TypeScript have greatly improved Dojo 2 More Info
Approved! Inside Wijmo 5, a Large-scale JavaScript Product More Info
Pending Approval! Intro to Tessel 2: IoT with Javascript More Info
Approved! Introduction to Angular JS More Info
Approved! Introduction to Dojo 2 More Info
Approved! Introduction to Lore: A Convention-Driven Framework for React More Info
Pending Approval! Introduction to React More Info
Approved! JavaScript accessibility: it's not as hard as you think! More Info
Pending Approval! Making Front-End Development Bearable with TypeScript More Info
Approved! Reactive Programming with RxJS More Info
Approved! Reduce, Reuse, Redux More Info
Pending Approval! Simplifying Mobile with React Native More Info
Approved! The Lastest Hardware and Networking APIs for Progressive Web Apps. More Info
Approved! What's new with TypeScript 2? More Info
Approved! You Too Can Build a Bot! More Info

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)

Mobile (Android/iOS/Microsoft)
Pending Approval! Android development basics More Info
Approved! Beat The Clock: The PhoneGap One Hour App Challenge More Info
Pending Approval! Building iOS apps with Xamarin and C# More Info
Approved! Developing and Managing Bluetooth LE Beacons using the Eddystone Framework More Info
Approved! Mobile accessibility: the good, the bad and the ugly More Info
Approved! Mobile Apps and More with Alpha Anywhere More Info
Pending Approval! Productivity factors on mobile software development More Info
Approved! VIPER for iOS Developers More Info
Approved! Xamarin Development - All about the data (Advanced) More Info
Approved! Xamarin Development with Custom Controls (Intermediate) More Info
Approved! Xamarin Mobile Application Development (Beginner) More Info


Approved! A Developer's Guide to Finding Optimal Solutions More Info
Approved! A No-Slides Introduction to Elixir and the Phoenix Framework More Info
Approved! An Introduction to College: My first year as a Comp. Sci. student at SDSU More Info
Pending Approval! Angularjs More Info
Approved! Beating back the Monolith: Techniques for working more effectively with legacy code by understanding the complexity of your domain More Info
Approved! Being a good code reviewer More Info
Pending Approval! Building your First IoT Project More Info
Pending Approval! Catch Me If You Can - Catching Windows System Exceptions in Native C++ More Info
Approved! Clean Code: Homicidal Maniacs Read Code, Too! More Info
Approved! Concurrency in Golang More Info
Approved! Design Patterns: The mystic secret of great programmers More Info
Pending Approval! Electronics 101 for IoT Developers More Info
Approved! Electronics for Beginners More Info
Approved! From Dull to Dazzling: How Visualization enhances data comprehension More Info
Approved! Getting started with Clojure More Info
Approved! Gitting started with Git, it's easier than you think More Info
Approved! Hiring for the Team You Want: Your Hiring Process is Also Your Engineering Process More Info
Pending Approval! Idiomatic Go More Info
Approved! Introduction to Git and GitHub More Info
Pending Approval! Introduction to Rust More Info
Pending Approval! IoT with ESP8266 More Info
Approved! Land of the Free: Open Source for Productivity and Profit without Pitfalls More Info
Approved! Learn Gradle by example More Info
Approved! Living In The Terminal, Making The Most Of Your Keystrokes More Info
Approved! Making SharePoint Rock with React and Angular More Info
Pending Approval! oDDs & enDs: Microservices with DDD and Actors More Info
Pending Approval! Reactive Microservices with DDD and Actors More Info
Approved! Rock RMS for developers More Info
Approved! Scratch game programming More Info
Approved! Secure, Resilient and Frugal: Develop like a Rock Star! More Info
Approved! Soft Skills for a Hard World More Info
Approved! Statefulness in Distributed Systems More Info
Pending Approval! Tech Like a Girl More Info
Pending Approval! Unity More Info
Pending Approval! Web development with grails More Info
Approved! Why is it so hard to learn web development? More Info


Pending Approval! Building RESTful APIs with Laravel/Lumen More Info
Approved! PHP 7 - New Features and Faster Websites More Info
Pending Approval! PSR-7: HTTP Messages, Middleware, & Microframeworks More Info
Pending Approval! Refactoring OpenSource Code More Info
Pending Approval! Unit Testing with PHPUnit More Info


Python is a programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively. You can learn to use Python and see almost immediate gains in productivity and lower maintenance costs.

Approved! Actor Model - Introduction and Usage More Info
Pending Approval! Home Automation using Home Assistant More Info
Approved! Introduction to Pandas: A Python tool for data analysis More Info
Approved! Introduction to Python and the Python Ecosystem More Info
Approved! Plotting with Python Using Matplotlib and More More Info
Approved! Python Regular Expressions - Introduction More Info


Pending Approval! Are you mocking me? Getting started with Mockito More Info
Approved! Beyond unit testing with Intern More Info
Approved! Unit Testing Makes Me Faster: Convincing Your Boss, Your Co-Workers, and Yourself More Info


Pending Approval! Idemptoency: what it is and why you should care More Info
Pending Approval! Learning the Language of HTTP for Better Data Experience in your Mobile Apps More Info


A dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. It has an elegant syntax that is natural to read and easy to write.

Pending Approval! Hello, Ruby! More Info