Reactive Programming in .NET (using Rx)

Private advertisement mode ON In about 1-1.5 week time I'll be presenting about Reactive Programming in .NET at WG.NET. The final date is not confirmed yet (it should be very soon & I'll update this post for sure), but it should be around 21st of August (the updated info will be present at the bottom of this post). Here's a ... Trailer: In the era of cloud, distributed computing doesn't seem to be a big deal anymore - wherever you go, you'll run up into distributed app sooner or later. Unfortunately, their commonness doesn't mean that suddenly they've got…

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Share your code problem with a whole world #likeaboss

I am quite tempered, so if I were to name all the things that annoy me, the litany could be quite long ;) It applies to both personal & professional topics of course. Speaking about the latter - one of the behaviors that immediately raise my temperature at least by 3 degrees is a developer that goes "Now it's personal" mode. What mode? Codework is not that straightforward as they write in books / show in video tutorials - you get stuck once in a while, THINGS happen - things that at the first glance seem to be illogical. Then…

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[about.mbank] devs for devs: meet us on 27.02 at Warsaw .NET UG

Doing a cool project is … well, cool. Especially it it’s different to other project (all projects are different by definition, but in this case I mean *significantly* different) - unique or special is some way. New mBankĀ (http://www.mbank.pl/) was exactly like that: full blown access channels overhaul for largest internet bank in Poland multiple project locations in different cities multiple companies involved, more than 10 teams working in parallel complex integration with the living IT landscape truly uniform multi-layer scalable service architecture on-line banking web channel as SPA in Backbone.js (most likely first…

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